Local campaigner continues cycle to Leinster House

A Monaghan man protesting the pay and conditions of Irish Defence Forces said the support he has received so far is phenomenal.

James Mee is undertaking a rolling protest from Monaghan to Leinster House, where he will stage an overnight protest.

His latest stint has taken him from Carrickmacross to Ardee, and he will continue then to Drogheda and Ashbourne.

Speaking to Northern Sound News, James Mee said he has been meeting many ex-service members on his journey.