Colreavy announcement ‘a disappointment to Sinn Fein colleagues’: Adams

‘Outstanding public representative’

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Gerry Adams, TD, Leader, Sinn Fein
Gerry Adams, TD,
Leader, Sinn Fein

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has paid tribute to Sligo/North Leitrim TD Michael Colreavy who announced that he will not contest the next General Election.

Deputy Adams said:

“Michael always made it clear that he only intended to serve one term as a TD.  Despite this, his announcement will come as a disappointment to colleagues within Sinn Féin and to many people in Sligo and Leitrim.”

Michael Colreavy, TD,  Sinn Fein
Michael Colreavy, TD,
Sinn Fein

“Michael has been an outstanding public representative and a highly valued member of the Sinn Féin team in the Oireachtas.”

“I want to thank Michael for his contribution and to wish him, his wife Alice and all the Colreavy family all the very best for the future.