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# john-gilroy - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Row over eviction of ex-Labour senator takes another turn

John Gilroy and his former Labour colleague James Heffernan became embroiled in a dispute over office space earlier this year.

# john-gilroy - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

'If I've to work out of a shoebox I'd do it': Ex-Labour senator on his office eviction

James Heffernan had refused to leave an office he shared with former Labour colleague John Gilroy.

# john-gilroy - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

"We're at the end of our tether" - Labour can't make this Senator leave his office

James Heffernan had his belongings packed up by former Labour colleague John Gilroy recently. But he’s not budging.

# john-gilroy - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

This senator has been kicked out of his office by his former Labour colleague

James Heffernan is searching for new office space after his belongings were packed up by John Gilroy.

# john-gilroy - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

These Labour TDs and Senators think we should have another abortion referendum

There are growing calls for repeal of the 8th Amendment.

# john-gilroy - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Labour MEP: Sinn Féin are trying to take me out, but I'm a good bet with a proven track record

Phil Prendergast hopes her record in the European Parliament will convince voters to send her back to Brussels as she battles it out in Ireland South.

# john-gilroy - Friday 7 March, 2014

Up to 560 suicides linked to the recession

That’s according to a report on suicide prevention that will be presented to the Dáil committee next week.

# john-gilroy - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about storm damage, the Garda Ombudsman and the law on euthanasia in Belgium.

'The fun is over': John Gilroy won't actually be seeking the Labour MEP nomination

Gilroy told a parliamentary party meeting that he did not feel he would have enough time between the convention and the election to run a proper campaign.

# john-gilroy - Monday 27 January, 2014

'It's not personal': Senator challenging Phil Prendergast for Labour MEP nomination

Labour senator John Gilroy reckons he would have a better chance than incumbent MEP Phil Prendergast of holding the party’s seat in Ireland South.

# john-gilroy - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Guinness planned to advertise in Nazi Germany - and here are the posters My Goodness

Guinness planned to advertise in Nazi Germany - and here are the posters

Swastikas, Nazi flags and Zeppelins next to pints of the black stuff.

# john-gilroy - Thursday 3 October, 2013

'The question is carried, isn't it?': The moment the government was defeated in the Seanad

It wasn’t the first time the government has lost a vote in the upper house but it came with the referendum just two days away.

# john-gilroy - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Video: Labour senator in emotional appeal over graphic abortion language Abortion This post contains videos

Video: Labour senator in emotional appeal over graphic abortion language

Tensions are running high in the Seanad as the debate on the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill continues.

# john-gilroy - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

FG, FF and Labour share spoils in first of five Seanad elections

Fianna Fáil sources are happy with its vote management, securing two of the five seats in the Cultural & Educational Panel.