SENATOR JIMMY HARTE FORMALLY RESIGNS FROM SEANAD

first_imgDonegal Senator Jimmy Harte has formally resigned his Seanad seat nearly two years after sustaining a serious head injury after a fall in Dublin.Senator Jimmy Harte has formally resigned from the Seanad.The Seanad was informed during the Order of Business this afternoon that he had formally resigned from the upper house.Labour’s Seanad leader Ivana Bacik paid tribute to Mr Harte, saying he was “well known and well-loved by all of us”. Harte was found unconscious with serious head injuries after an accidental fall on a Dublin street in 2013. He was found in Newmarket Square t about 4am on 16 November 2013, having earlier attended the Ireland versus Latvia football match at the Aviva Stadium.The father-of-four was taken to St James’s Hospital but later transferred to Beaumont. Labour has previously said that Harte has been “making good progress in his recovery.Harte was a hugely popular figure around Leinster House and politicians from all sides of the house offered their support and sympathies after the incident.Jimmy is currently recovering at his home in Letterkenny. Donegal Daily wish him the best during that ongoing recovery. SENATOR JIMMY HARTE FORMALLY RESIGNS FROM SEANAD was last modified: September 23rd, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalresignSeanadSenator Jimmy Harelast_img

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