President to be contacted on army barracks closure

Over 300 people attended a meeting in Clonmel on Monday night to protest at the threatened closure of Kickham Barracks in the town. Among the decisions taken was to seek a meeting with Justice and Defence Minister Alan Shatter as well as petitioning President Mary McAleese.

Over 300 people attended a meeting in Clonmel on Monday night to protest at the threatened closure of Kickham Barracks in the town. Among the decisions taken was to seek a meeting with Justice and Defence Minister Alan Shatter as well as petitioning President Mary McAleese.

See full story and photographs in The Nationalist on Wednesday.