A Tralee man is leading a group of young people to Rome for the funeral of Pope John Paul 2nd . Dr Andrew O Connell plans to be in the Vatican for the funeral of The Pope. He says the outpouring of emotion from young people has been particularly touching. Dr O Connell says while many may not have agreed with the Pope`s views he was unwavering in his stance on certain issues. He says he will be remembered by all for a long time.
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