Noel Harrington

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Noel Harrington
Teachta Dála
In office
February 2011 – February 2016
Constituency Cork South–West
Personal details
Born (1970-12-24) 24 December 1970 (age 46)
Castletownbere, Cork, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Political party Fine Gael

Noel Harrington (born 24 December 1970) is an Irish Fine Gael politician.[1] He was elected as a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Cork South–West constituency at the 2011 general election.[2] He was a member of Cork County Council for the Bantry electoral area from 1999 to 2011.[2]

Between his election to the Dáil at the February 2011 general election and the last day of December 2011, the Fine Gael TD claimed expenses of €53,714. This was the highest expenses claim by any TD in this period and was nearly €1,000 more than his nearest rival.[3]

He lost his seat at the 2016 general election.[2]


  1. ^ "Mr. Noel Harrington". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 19 March 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c "Noel Harrington". Retrieved 19 March 2011. 
  3. ^ "In full: 1 in 5 TDs claimed more than €50k in expenses last year". The 2 February 2012. Retrieved 2 February 2012. 

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Preceded by
Jim O'Keeffe
(Fine Gael)
Fine Gael Teachta Dála for Cork South–West