Frank Feighan TD

A native of Boyle in North Roscommon, Frank was first elected to the Dáil in the 2007 General Election. He was elected chair of the Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement on July 22, 2014. He was appointed as Fine Gael’'s Front Bench Spokesperson on Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs in July 2010. He was formerly a member of the Seanad, elected on the Administrative Panel in July 2002 – and during that time he was Spokesperson on Arts, Sports and Tourism in the Upper House. Frank was first elected to Roscommon County Council in 1999 for the Boyle electoral area, topping the poll. 

Frank lived in both Australia and the States in the 1980s and has a background as a self-employed businessperson. He loves music and he’ is a member of Boyle Musical Society and his local choir. He took part in RTE’'s You’'re A Star in 2006 to help raise money for charity. His musical tastes range from opera and classical, to U2 and Frank Sinatra. Frank's favourite film is 'Titanic' and his favourite saying is “'That'’s life'.”


Feighan congratulates Carrick-on-Shannon for making Failte Ireland’s Best Tourism Town award shortlist

Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/South Leitrim, Frank Feighan, has congratulated Carrick-on-Shannon for being shortlisted for Fáilte Ireland’s Best Tourism Town award.

IDA already working to attract new business to Carrick-on-Shannon - Feighan

Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/Galway, Frank Feighan, has welcomed the news that the IDA is already working to find new companies to set up in Carrick-on-Shannon.

Feighan calls on Minister to concentrate on job creation in Carrick-on-Shannon following MBNA closure

Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/Galway, Frank Feighan, has today (Thursday) called on the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, to consult with Enterprise Ireland and other stakeholders following the closure of the MBNA call centre in Carrick-on-Shannon.

Construction of €6 million Endoscopy Unit at Roscommon Hospital well and truly underway - Feighan

Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/South Leitrim, Frank Feighan, has welcomed the start of construction of the €6 million Endoscopy Unit at Roscommon County Hospital, one of three projects worth a total of €20 million for the hospital.

Feighan welcomes €60,000 in key funding to kickstart Ballyleague riverbank project

Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/South Leitrim, Frank Feighan, has warmly welcomed an allocation of €60,000 in Inland Fisheries funding to the Ballyleague riverbank development, which now ensures phase one of the project is fully financed and can proceed as planned.