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Lynn Boylan


In May 2014 Lynn Boylan was the first of four Sinn Féin MEPs elected to the European Parliament making the party the largest Irish group in Europe. Representing the constituency of Dublin she topped the poll with over 83,000 first preference votes. 

Lynn is a member of the Sinn Féin Ard Comhairle and has been an active Sinn Féin member of the party for eight years.  She contested the 2007 general election and the 2009 local election in South Kerry.  In 2009 she returned to Dublin.

Lynn has worked in Ballymun as a community programme coordinator with an environmental NGO. This work allowed her to combine her skills as an ecologist with her commitment to community activism.

In 2010 Lynn was appointed chairperson of the Safefood Advisory Board after serving four years on the board.

Safefood, one of the Good Friday Agreement All Ireland bodies, promotes greater cooperation in the areas of nutrition and food safety.

Lynn has a real interest in EU Policy and politics, particularly in the areas of employment, public transport, environment and food regulation.

Statements (573)

Boylan to attend launch of Lyme Resource Centre in Dublin26 November, 2018

Lynn Boylan MEP calls on Irish Government to protect its people from Lyme disease15 November, 2018

The Irish Arms policy is accommodating authoritarian regimes - Lynn Boylan MEP14 November, 2018

Did Fine Gael press the EU to remove nationally binding renewable energy targets? - Lynn Boylan MEP13 November, 2018

Fine Gael MEPs Bounce Around on Plastics - Lynn Boylan MEP24 October, 2018

The public are watching the Right to Water vote - Lynn Boylan MEP22 October, 2018

Release the rescuers - Lynn Boylan MEP20 October, 2018

Boylan commends ‘important first step’ in ending single use plastic10 October, 2018

Inner City Helping Homeless charity to be presented with European Award - Lynn Boylan MEP8 October, 2018

Strong message from Parliament for EU to show leadership in Climate Change - Lynn Boylan MEP3 October, 2018

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