Plans are underway to run a Social Democrats candidate in the next local elections in Kerry.
A meeting was hosted in Tralee this week geared towards establishing a branch in Kerry – another meeting is scheduled for October 24th.
From there the group is to seek formal recognition from the Social Democrats’ National Executive.
Former Students’ Union President with IT Tralee Ben Slimm is one of those working towards establishing the branch in Kerry.
He said the aim of any political party is to win seats and the hope is, to run a candidate in the next local elections: