Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

Leaflet from Paul Hand -Independent – Dublin South Central #GE16 November 26, 2015

A leaflet from Independent Councillor Paul Hand, who is running in Dublin South Central. The leaflet features the once rare sight of a Pats fan (Paul Hand) holding the FAI Cup.
His Campaign Facebook
Many thanks to the sender.



Letter to voter from Catherine Ardagh @cardagh -Fianna Fail -Dublin South Central #GE16 November 5, 2015

A post budget letter to a voter from Cllr Catherine Ardagh who was recently selected to run for Fianna Fain in Dublin South Central.
Her website
Many thanks to the sender


“Bin The Charges!” -2002 General Election leaflet from Eric Byrne -Labour -Dublin South Central June 12, 2015

From the run up to the 2002 General Election “Bin The Charges!” a leaflet from Eric Byrne of Labour who was running in Dublin South Central. He polled 4,159 votes and lost out on a seat.
The leaflets includes the lines….

“Be warned: the same politicians who brought you rubbish charges are planning to introduce new water charges and other service charges in the future.”
“You know where I stand on these issues. I have been opposed to service charges long before this general election.”

Many thanks to the sender.




2010 anti Water Charges leaflet from Aengus Ó Snodaigh -Sinn Fein -Dublin South Central November 19, 2014

From 2010 an Anti Water Charges leaflet from Sinn Fein Dublin South Central TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh. The leaflet promotes a website which appears to have now expired.
Many thanks to the sender.



Leaflet from Peigin Doyle – Official Sinn Fein – Dublin South Central -1973 General Election July 21, 2014

From the 1973 General Election a leaflet from Peigin Doyle who was running for Official Sinn Fein in Dublin South Central. She polled 1521 votes and missed out on a seat. She also stood in the 1974 Local Elections in Pembroke/Rathmines polling 962 votes and also missing out on a seat.
I’m told Charlie Bird was her Election Agent.
Many thanks to the person who passed on the following link which contains a series of archive Workers Party Material



“Apartment Living” newsletter from Oisín Ó hAlmhain -Green Party -Ballyfermot/Drimnagh 2014 Local Elections January 7, 2014

A newsletter for apartment dwellers “Apartment Living” produced by Green Party 2014 Local Election candidate in Ballyfermot/Drimnagh Oisín Ó hAlmhain.
His website

His Twitter

Many thanks to the sender.



Ad for Aoife ni Dhonnchadha -Fianna Fail Local Area Rep – Crumlin,Kimmage, Walkinstown,Terenure and Harolds Cross March 4, 2013

An Ad for Aoife Ni Dhonnchadha a Fianna Fail Local Area Rep for Crumlin,Kimmage, Walkinstown,Terenure and Harolds Cross.
Many thanks to the sender



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