Breda Gardner to contest by-election as independent

Sam Matthews

Reporter:

Sam Matthews

Local independent councillor Breda Gardner has revealed she is to contest the upcoming Carlow/Kilkenny by-election.

Local independent councillor Breda Gardner has revealed she is to contest the upcoming Carlow/Kilkenny by-election.

The Thomastown-based policitican announced her decision on the Facebook pages of a number of anti-Central Access Scheme groups this morning. Cllr Gardner was elected to Kilkenny County Council for the first time in last May’s local elections.