Fianna Fáil adds Norma Moriarty to General Election ticket

REPRO FREE - Cllr. Norma Moriarty the new cathaoirleach of the South and West Kerry Municipal District at the annual meeting of the Kerry County Council and Municipal Districts at the Cluncil Chamber in Tralee, Co Kerry. Photo By Domnick Walsh © Eye Focus LTD - www.dwalshphoterry Ireland Mobile Phone : 00353 87 26 72 033 Land Line : 00 353 66 71 22 981 E/mail : [email protected] WEB Site :

Fianna Fáil have added a second candidate to their General Election ticket in Kerry.

Cllr Norma Moriarty will run along side Deputy John Brassil for the party.

She contested the 2016 general election for Fiann Fáil  getting more than 4,348 first preferences.

The Waterville woman who teaches in Kenmare was first elected to the council in 2014.

Fianna Fáil interviewed a number of candidates in Kerry looking to be added to the party ticket in recent months.

Radio Kerry understands that the party is keeping its options open on running a third candidate.