Local Election Candidate for Macroom
Síle is a musician, music teacher and the owner and founder of the Lee Valley Academy of Music in Macroom, Co Cork.
Síle completed a degree in music and an MA in Community Music, after which she worked in music radio. Síle moved to Macroom in 2009 and taught piano and harp. In September 2014, she opened the Lee Valley Academy of Music.
Síle convened Macroom Together for Yes group and helped to run a vibrant campaign in the Macroom area. She’s also on the steering committee of Macroom Action Group, a collective of local activists.
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6 days ago
I have heard that the felling licence for Silvergrove in the Toon Valley has been revoked. Hopefully now the woodland will be recovered sensitively and to best practise ecologically. ... See MoreSee Less
2 weeks ago
We have almost all of the posters now but there are a few missing - could you let me know if you see them?
1 in Donoughmore
1 in Kilmurry
1 in Carriganimma
1 in Clondrohid
2 in Millstreet.
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That is amazing. Congrats to you and Patricia O Dwyer on your wonderful results. If ye were in my area I would have voted for you both.
We've been taking down posters over the last few days and will be continuing this evening and tomorrow. If you happen to spot any, please let me know so I can collect them! ... See MoreSee Less
I have just been eliminated with a final tally of 1036. I am very proud of our achievement, building from nothing to get to this point. Thanks to the 716 people who gave me their first preference votes! Special thanks to my awesome team, they have been just amazing. Thanks to everyone in HQ and our co leaders for all the help and support. And finally, congratulations to all the other candidates across Cork and to those who will be representing the Macroom area on Cork County Council. ... See MoreSee Less
Fantastic result Congratulations SILE.
Well done getting such a high vote It's a credit to your hard work..And it will stand to the next time..The next election is due soon..Best of luck!
Congrats Síle from Lake Como. Onwards and upwards!
Congratulations on a fantastic result and campaign. 1036 is an amazing result. I was following the results and you got transfers from right across the boar. Every success for the future
Well done Sile, that's a fantastic result! Onwards and upwards 💪
Am proud to have voted for you. You are a genuinely great person and great leader
You've laid the groundwork. Nó doubt your next rún will be a win. Well done; an amazing first attempt!
An incredible achievement and one you can build on for the future, well done. A great start for a first campaign.
We'll done Sile a fantastic achievement for your first stab at it!! Fair play to you, I admire anyone who can put themselves out there the way you have- enjoy the break; I'm sure this is only the beginning for ya!!x
Fair play to you on getting so many votes. You had mine.
That's brilliant. Congrats Sile
1036 is a fantastic result! Congrats and commiserations
Well done Síle, that's a fantastic result no matter the outcome
An inspiring performance and it's a pity you weren't a hit with the audience this time. Keep marching to that drum! 💜
Well done Sile
Well you are #1 in our house. Onward and upward!
Sorry to hear that Síle, you did some great work there though that will stand to you 👍👍
Rome wasn't built in a day, but they were laying bricks every hour. Well done!
You deserve every single vote... and more! Always our number 1 💜 Now get some rest and crack open a bottle, you’ve earned it 🍾🥂
I'm so sorry Sile, you did so well with your campaign
Sorry to hear this. I hope you keep at it, we really need people like you in politics.
Well I'm glad I gave you my first preference. You name is out there now anyway 💚
Well done Sile. Rome wasn't built in a day x
Tough business, but fair play to you for all your effort. ✊
Off to Cafe Paradiso for dinner....
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