The departure of two outgoing councillors from Leitrim County Council has been described as a disappointment and a loss to politics in the county.
Sinead Guickian and John McCartin attended their final meetings of the local authority earlier this week, after twenty and ten years on the council.
Presentations were made to mark their lengthy service to the Council.
The Newtowngore businessman says he hugely enjoyed his time as a local representative:
Councillor Guickian says the decision to leave local politics was one which left her with mixed emotions: