Number of Seats: 5
Fianna Fail likely will lose a seat here either to Fine Gael's Fergal Browne with the Green Party candidate, Mary White, taking the Labour seat held by the retiring TD, Seamus Pattison. The likely Fianna Fail loser is the Carlow TD, MJ Nolan.
Village Prediction: FF 2: FG 2: GP 1.
Best candidate: Mary White (GP)
Weakest Link: MJ Nolan (FF)
In the long grass: Jim Townsend (Lab)