Kelly in line for MEP award
Munster MEP Sean Kelly is one of three European parliamentarians short-listed for a prestigious “MEP of the year” award, due to be announced in October. The Fine Gael MEP has been nominated for the gong in the field of research and innovation, alongside German MEP Christian Ehler and Spanish MEP Teresa Riera Madurell.
Speaking from Brussels, Mr Kelly he was “humbled and surprised” to be recognised for his work on the European Parliament’s Industry, Research and Energy Committee.
Full story in this week’s Tipperary Star.