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# battle of blackrock

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# Fianna Fáil
'A complete joke': People aren't happy that Mary Hanafin has been added in Dún Laoghaire
The former minister has been controversially added in Dún Laoghaire
# Fianna Fáil
This councillor has just made the 'War of Dún Laoghaire' even more interesting
Jennifer Cuffe is the latest Fianna Fáil councillor to throw her name into the race to be the party’s candidate in Dún Laoghaire.
# Them's fightin' words
Mary Hanafin: The Battle of Blackrock is well over, now it's the War of Dún Laoghaire
The Fianna Fáil councillor is preparing to battle it out for the nomination in the south Dublin constituency.
# it's happening
Kate Feeney and Mary Hanafin will battle it out for Fianna Fail in Dún Laoghaire
The Battle of Blackrock resumes…
# The story continues
Mary Hanafin and Kate Feeney could be about to resume the Battle of Blackrock
The two Fianna Fáil councillors could be contesting the general election selection convention in the coming weeks.
# Fianna Fáil
'I'm all official again': Mary Hanafin facing no further action over Battle of Blackrock debacle
The former minister is now expected to officially become part of the Fianna Fáil group on Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.
# warning shot
John McGuinness: I'll consider leadership bid if FF direction doesn't change
The PAC Chairman said he would consider challenging Micheál Martin’s leadership if action’s not taken to address Fianna Fáil’s direction.
# no hard feelings
Mary Hanafin: I don't feel resentment against Fianna Fáil... or Micheál Martin
The former government minister was in fine form as she celebrated victory in the local elections today.
# battle of blackrock
Micheál Martin is delighted for Kate Feeney...and Mary Hanafin did well too
The publicity over the Fianna Fáil strategy in Blackrock appears to have paid off.
# battle of blackrock
It's on: Hanafin staying in race, despite Martin asking her three times to withdraw
“The portrayal on Saturday was ‘here’s a former minister muscling in’. Quite genuinely, I wasn’t.”