John Dunne - Ballymun / Finglas

John Dunne
John Dunne - Ballymun / Finglas



           Chair of the Ballymun Job Centre

           Chair of the Sandyhill Area Residents Association.

           Full time organiser with SIPTU trade union.

           Huge experience in representing working people.


Active on many local campaigns:

           Metro North - improved public transport- better bus service.

           Anti War Movement – Spoke at many rallies organised to oppose the War in Iraq and to defend the Palestinian people.

           Improved facilities – Campaign to retain the Ballymun Leisure Centre in public ownership. 

           Successful in getting an improved service for the public when the leisure centre was taken in charge by Dublin City Council.

           Campaign that closed Dunsink Dump


These are the Issues on which John Dunne will focus:


           Local Development.

           Anti-social Behaviour.

           Condition of the local environment.


John Dunne is one of two Workers' Party candidates contesting the Ballymun / Finglas ward in the local elections on June 5th.   John's running mate is Owen Martin.

Peace, Work, Democracy & Class Politics