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'.”

Global company Moss Vision to create 50 new jobs in Roscommon Town – Feighan

Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/ South Leitrim, Frank Feighan, has warmly welcomed the news that Moss Vision, a market leader in the development of world-class ophthalmic products and services, is to set up an eye lense manufacturing facility in Roscommon Town, which will lead to the creation of 50 new jobs.

The future of Roscommon Hospital has never been more secure or safe – Feighan

Roscommon Hospital Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/ South Leitrim, Frank Feighan, has definitively stated that Roscommon Hospital is safer than ever before. He also stated that, as a result of investments made at the hospital in the last four years, the future of the hospital has never been more secure.

Castlerea colour merchandising company Color Communications to add 20 jobs - Feighan

Good example of the kind of growth that is taking place in established companies across the country

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.