Francis Noel Duffy

Francis Noel Duffy (born 21 April 1971)[1][2] is an Irish Green Party politician who has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for Dublin South-West since the 2020 general election.[3]

Francis Noel Duffy

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Duffy in 2020
Teachta Dála
Assumed office
February 2020
ConstituencyDublin South-West
Personal details
Born (1971-04-21) 21 April 1971 (age 50)
London, England
NationalityIrish
Political partyGreen Party
Spouse(s)Catherine Martin (m. 2002)
RelationsVincent P. Martin (Brother-in-law)
Children3
Alma mater

Early life and educationEdit

Duffy was born in London. His family moved back to Ireland where they settled in Carrickmacross, County Monaghan. He attended the Patrician High School. He then went on to study Architecture at London South Bank University and completed a Bachelor of Science at the Dublin School of Architecture (at Dublin Institute of Technology), where he has since taught.[4]

Political careerEdit

Duffy was an unsuccessful candidate for Dublin South-West at the 2011 general election, the 2014 Dublin South-West by-election, and the 2016 general election. He was elected for Dublin South-West at the 2020 general election.[5][6] He served as a member of South Dublin County Council from 2014 to 2020 for the Rathfarnham and Firhouse areas.

Personal lifeEdit

Duffy is married to fellow Green Party TD Catherine Martin; they have three children.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tweet". Twitter. Retrieved 21 May 2021.
  2. ^ "Election 2020: Francis Noel Duffy (Green Party)". The Iish Times. Retrieved 21 May 2021.
  3. ^ "Francis Noel Duffy". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 15 February 2020.
  4. ^ Holland, Kitty (10 February 2020). "Election 2020: Francis Noel Duffy (Green Party)". The Irish Times. Dublin. Archived from the original on 18 June 2021. Retrieved 10 February 2020.
  5. ^ Holland, Kitty (10 February 2020) [9 February 2020]. "Dublin South West results: Zappone bows out as Duffy and Lahart take final seats. Minister Katherine Zappone 'very proud' of change she achieved in Government". The Irish Times. Dublin. Archived from the original on 18 June 2021. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  6. ^ "Election 2020: Dublin South-West". The Irish Times. Dublin. 10 February 2020. Archived from the original on 18 June 2021. Retrieved 16 June 2021.

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