Sinn Fein to decide on Cavan candidate for next election tonight

Sinn Féin members will tonight choose the party’s Cavan candidate for the next election.

Former Councillor Pauline Tully is the only person to announce their candidacy for the nomination.

Local MEP Matt Carthy was chosen recently by members as the party’s Monaghan candidate.

Party leader Mary Lou McDonald is guest speaker at tonight’s event, with the convention to be chaired by Sligo-Leitrim TD Martin Kenny.