Advertisement For Drogehda Leisure ParkAdvertisement For Gerry's Fresh FoodsAdvertisement For Floor StyleAdvertisement For M1 SkillNetAdvertisement For Arc CinemaAdvertisement For Termonfeckin CentraAdvertisement For Smiths Of Drogheda
Friday, 6th July 2018

Howlin to address Drogheda seminar on 50th anniversary of civil rights movement

Front Page

Labour Party Leader, Brendan Howlin TD.

This Saturday 7th July, Labour Party Leader, Brendan Howlin TD, will deliver a keynote speech at a seminar in Drogheda in commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement.

It will start at 11:00 in the Droichead Arts Theatre on Stockwell Street, Drogheda, Co Louth.

The seminar will be chaired by Dominic Hannigan, chair of the International Affairs Unit of the Labour Party.

Following the keynote speech there will be a discussion with the following panellists:

  • Advertisement For Pio Smith, Labour
  • Colin McGrath MLA, SDLP Spokesperson on Education, to discuss education issues in the North.
  • Professor Yvonne Galligan of Queen's University Belfast, who will discuss Gender and Democracy.
  • Ethel Buckley, Deputy General Secretary of SIPTU, to discuss her Union's campaign for Equality issues.
  • Senator Ged Nash, discussing ongoing Equality issues in the South.

Councillor Deirdre Kingston, who will speak about the fight for the Repeal of the 8th and the forthcoming referendum on The Role of Women in Irish Life.

Get today's local news straight to your mobile. Download the Drogheda Life App now!

Get it on Google Play

Advertisement For Drogehda Leisure Park
Advertisement For Gerry's Fresh Foods
Advertisement For Floor Style