902972149029721590297217Outside the Sinn Fein Ard Fheis at the  Royal Hotel, Castlebar, Co Mayo, this morning.

Gwan the dog.

Meanwhile…

90297178 90297181 90297182 90297184 90297200Martin McGuinness preparing and delivering the first keynote speech (see link below) of the conference in Mayo last night.

Martin McGuinness: “a lack of cohesion between Unionist and Republican Ministers … frankly this isn’t good enough” (Slugger O’Toole)

(Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland)