Clarke Sorca

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Sinn Féin’s Ruairi Ó Murchú and Imelda Munster are elected on the first count in Louth. Photograph: Ciara Wilkinson

Ruairí Ó Murchú, the newly elected Sinn Féin TD for Louth, was 16 years old when the IRA declared its first ceasefire in 1994. The 41-year-old Dundal(...)

Sinn Féin TD Sorca Clarke

Sorca Clarke, who lost her Westmeath County Council seat last year when she received slightly more than 500 votes, topped the poll in the Longford-Wes(...)

Sorca Clarke’s supporters awaiting the result of the first count for Longford-Westmeath in Athlone earlier this evening. Photograph: Colm Keena

The stand-out feature of the election in Longford-Westmeath was the vote for Sinn Fein candidate Sorca Clarke. The Mullingar-based mother-of-four who(...)