THe Cawley surname will be much to the fore in Sligo for the next 12 months with the election of the new Mayor of of the town and the Cathaoirleach of the County Council.
Independent Labour councilor Veronica Cawley is set to become the new Cathaoirleach when the council holds its AGM on Friday.
And Fine Gael councillor David Cawley will don the mayoral chain at the Borough Council AGM on Monday next.
The Cathoirleach selection comes about under an arrangement between Fine Gael, Labour and the incoming Independent
Labour Cathaoirleach Veronica Cawley.
And the Mayoral appointment will be through an alliance of Fine Gael, Fianna Fail, Labour and Independent Labour.