CavanDonegalLongfordLouthMeathMonaghanNorth Leinster/ UlsterWestmeath

Nigel Renaghan Elected IFA Ulster/Nth Leinster Regional Chairman

Nigel Renaghan has been elected IFA Ulster/North Leinster Regional Chairman. He succeeds Bert Stewart and will take up office at the 2018 AGM on Tuesday, Jan 18th.

Nigel Renaghan has completed his term as IFA Poultry Chairman and is a suckler, poultry and beef farmer based in Clontibret in Co Monaghan.

He won the election by 1,111 to 787 in the contest with Cavan IFA Chairman James Speares.

The following was the result county-by-county:

  Renaghan Speares
Cavan: 29 379
Donegal: 248 111
Longford 88 67
Louth 82 55
Meath 227 111
Monaghan 328 35
Westmeath 109 29


Nigel Renaghan thanked his election team and those who supported him during the campaign. He said he looked forward to working for farmers in the region and he thanked James Speares for fighting a clean campaign.