2016 General Election Candidates: Galway West

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Galway West has an unusually high number of general election candidates, including seven independents.

Former Fine Gael Senator Fidelma Healy Eames is looking for a seat, with fellow Senator Hildegarde Naughton running on the Fine Gael ticket alongside TD Seán Kyne. Fianna Fáil are running John Connolly and Cllr. Mary Hoade with TD Éamon Ó Cuív, while Labour are banking on TD Derek Nolan to keep his seat there.

TDs elected in 2011:
Éamon Ó Cuív (FF), Derek Nolan (LAB), Brian Walsh (FG), Noel Grealish (IND), Seán Kyne (FG)

2016 Candidates:
Candidates are listed in alphabetical order. Candidates in italics are sitting TDs.
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GALWAY WEST (5 seats)
Party
Candidate
Notes
James Charity
Councillor
Catherine Connolly
Councillor
John Connolly

Mike Cubbard
Councillor
Nicola Daveron

Noel Grealish
Outgoing TD
Fidelma Healy Eames
Senator
Mary Hoade
Councillor
Tommy Holohan

Seán Kyne
Outgoing TD
Hildegarde Naughton
Senator
Derek Nolan
Outgoing TD
Trevor Ó Clochartaigh

Éamon Ó Cuív
Outgoing TD
John O’Mahony
Outgoing TD
Ruairi O’Neill

Niall Ó Tuathail

Tommy Roddy

Seamus Sheridan