Proinnsias Brolly (48) was born in Dungiven, Co. Derry and is the son of Anne and Francie. Proinnsias graduated with a degree in history and politics from Queens University Belfast before studying to become a teacher. He currently teaches history, politics and Irish at St. Mary’s Grammar School in Magherafelt. A Gaeilgoir, he also speaks fluent French and Spanish. Proinnsias will work in the Council and with local agencies, groups and the community to improve the lives of the people in this Borough by demanding;

  • Better healthcare, welfare provision, educational and employment opportunities, improved infrastructure for the people of our Borough and more investment for Dungiven when the bypass is completed.
  • As a member of Aontú, Proinnsias believes in building good community relations and opportunities for all so that our people can have dignified, productive and creative lives.