Mandatory registration of all bikes sold needed – Noone
Dublin Senator Catherine Noone has called for mandatory registration of all bikes sold to be introduced in order to counter increases in bike theft.
Government absolutely committed to Fair Deal - Daly
The Minister for Mental Health and Older People, Jim Daly, has reiterated the governments full ongoing support for the Nursing Homes Support Scheme (NHSS), commonly referred to as Fair Deal and to planned reforms of the scheme which will benefit farmers and small business people.
Cannon appointed UNICEF global champion for education
A Galway East TD has been appointed as a UNICEF global champion for education as part of a new initiative to ensure that every young person aged between 10 and 24 will be in school, training or age-appropriate decent employment by 2030.
International investment in Limerick will bring 600 jobs to the city – O’Donnell
Today’s announcement of international investment in Limerick by Edwards Life Sciences is a real boost for the city and county, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Facebook Chief warned to protect children online by Fine Gael TD
Protecting children online has been raised as an issue of critical importance with Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg by Fine Gael TD Hildegarde Naughton.
Government seeking additional supports from EU for Midlands region - Corcoran Kennedy
The Government is to seek additional supports from the European Commission to boost development in the Midlands, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Metrolink should be extended to Rathfarnham, Knocklyon and Firhouse - Brophy
Following today’s announcement by the National Transport Authority (NTA) to terminate the new Metrolink at Charlemont, Fine Gael TD Colm Brophy is calling for the areas of Rathfarnham, Knocklyon and Firhouse to be serviced by Metrolink now that the original route is not going ahead.
Ireland’s relationship with the EU has never been more critical - Fitzgerald
A Fine Gael European Election candidate has urged voters to ensure that Ireland’s representation in the next European Parliament is experienced to deal with impending critical scenarios post-Brexit.
Water Fountain Scheme needed nationally - Noone
Dublin Senator, Catherine Noone, has called for a national water fountain programme to be rolled out across the country in an effort to reduce single use plastics.
FF response to Brexit efforts is disappointing – Deering
The Fianna Fáil response to the efforts being made by the Government to offset the challenges presented by Brexit is disappointing, a Fine Gael TD has said.