Candidate for Dublin Central

Gary is the SocDems party spokesperson on Education Equality and Access.

Gary graduated from Trinity College in 2012 with an Honours degree in History & Political Science and remains a proud and committed Ambassador for the Trinity Access Programme.

Gary was elected in 2014 to represent the people of Dublin’s North Inner City at Dublin City Council. Prior to becoming a councillor, Gary worked as a Career Guidance Advocate for Early School Leavers in the North Inner City, and briefly trained to be a plumber.

Gary is a fundamental believer in educational equality and continues to be a committed campaigner for educational access regardless of a person’s socio-economic background.

Born in Dublin’s north inner city, Gary is a member of Dublin City Council’s Economic and Enterprise Development, Housing and Arts and Culture SPC’s.

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“I believe that an education system that is equal and provides an opportunity for everyone is the minimum that we should be affording our citizens.”

“I believe that an education system that is equal and provides an opportunity for everyone is the minimum that we should be affording our citizens.”

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Gary discusses why he joined the SocDems

Gary joined the SocDems because of the calibre of our two co-leaders and to focus on two of the areas he is most passionate about: education and the arts.

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4 weeks ago

Gary Gannon for Dublin Central

Hey folks,

We’ll be dropping 10,000 leaflets over the next 10 days, to advertise our public meeting on the future of the former Magdalene Laundry on Sean McDermott.

If anyone fancies lending a hand, you’d be very welcome!

#SiteOfConscience
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Hey folks, 

We’ll be dropping 10,000 leaflets over the next 10 days, to advertise our public meeting on the future of the former Magdalene Laundry on Sean McDermott. 

If anyone fancies lending a hand, you’d be very welcome!

#SiteOfConscience

‪At this mornings Joint Policing Meeting, I’ve just asked the Gardai to take a larger role in confronting those who engage in illegal dumping. We need to start prosecuting those who engage in this deplorable form of anti-social behaviour. #DublinCentral ‬ ... See MoreSee Less

Graeme Souness is going to be raging.. As will Dunphy and about 97% of football “experts” in Ireland & the UK. #LovePogba #WorldCupFinal2018

The ref made a poor decision there.. Too soft a shout for a penalty at this level. #VAR has grown on me but nothing can be done when a referee wants to be part of the story. #FRACRO

Want to watch a version of our video with subtitles? Watch it here!
#SocDemsTurn3 https://t.co/ZBRDweM00G

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