Farmers in Kerry will not be forced off their land by the Government according to the IFA. The group says all they want is consultation on the issue of designating land for the protection of the Hen Harrier in the county. A report today says that a formal process is now underway which could see 80 thousand acres set aside for the threatened bird.
The artist and former TV host is seeking the support of Kerry County Council in his bid to contest the Presidential election. http://media.radiokerry.ie/upload/radiokerry/audio/kevinsharkey.mp3