Templeport woman announced as third Fine Gael general election candidate

Fine Gael has chosen its third general election candidate for Cavan-Monaghan.

Sandra McIntyre from Templeport in Cavan has been added to the ticket by party headquarters. She’s a former Chair of youth organisation Foróige and is currently Vice-Chair of the National Council of the group.

Sitting TD Heather Humphreys and Senator Joe O’Reilly were selected by party members last year, with a third candidate to be selected. In a statement issued to Northern Sound News, Sandra McIntyre said she’s “delighted and honoured” to have been asked to run for Fine Gael and that she’s “looking forward to the challenge”.