Councillor Orla Leyden and Marty McDermott were selected at the Fianna Fáil convention last night

Sitting Castlerea Fianna Fáil Cllr Paschal Fitzmaurice was not selected on the ticket for the party for the local elections at last night’s convention held in the Abbey Hotel.

Four people were nominated for the convention, sitting Councillors Paschal Fitzmaurice and Orla Leyden, along with Larry Brennan from Roscommon town and Marty McDermott from Oran.

Cllr Orla Leyden and Marty McDermott were selected at the convention last night.