Self Biography of New Minister with Responsibility for Food and Horticulture Shane McEntee

Shane McEntee’s Biography:

  • Shane was the winning candidate in the Meath Bye-Election in 2005.
  • He was re-elected to Dáil Éireann in May, 2007 and was Deputy Spokesperson on Transport with Special Responsibility for Road Safety until October 2010.
  • He is a former farmer and agricultural sales representative, and a Fine Gael member since the age of 15.

Some other facts about Shane:

  • Shane lives in Nobber in Co. Meath with his wife and three children.
  • He is involved in numerous voluntary organisations, in particular the GAA.
  • He has trained a number of football teams over the last few years, including the Meath Minors, and has had success at county level on six occasions.
  • He owns and runs ‘Dee Local’ Bar and is joint owner of “The Works”Restaurant.
  • He wants to bring a new face and a fresh approach to politics to ensure Meath gets the opportunities it deserves.

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