Schools not right for elections

Schools are not always the most suitable venue for elections according to Ballylinan councillor, John Moran.

Schools are not always the most suitable venue for elections according to Ballylinan councillor, John Moran.

“Schools are not always suitable and there could be a fantastic community centre right beside them,” he said.

While Cllr Paddy Bracken said Owenass Hall in Mountmellick which was used as a polling station in Mountmellick was not wheelchair accessible.

The council said they would inform the county registrar.