Over €300,000 extra funding for childcare services across Donegal – McHugh
I am delighted to announce that local childcare services will receive more than €300,00 in extra funding. The money will be used to provide more than new childcare places, maintenance and building work as well as outdoor play areas and is available for immediate draw-down by providers here in Donegal.
Update Re Development on House Building Sites and Housing Starts
Export increases show need for more EU trade deals post Brexit – Richmond
Annual export increases show the need for more EU trade deals post Brexit, a Dublin-based Senator has said.
Dáil is working for the people, says Government Chief Whip Joe McHugh
The Taoiseach’s main priorities on Dáil Reform since taking office last month included more Dáiltime to debate Government legislation each week and a more proportionate division of Dáil time to speak on Statements to reflect the electoral mandate of Parties and Groups in the Dáil. This has now been agreed
Cannabis Bill contains no safeguards against harmful use by patients- O’Connell
A report from the health committee has today recommended that the Cannabis for Medicinal Use Regulation Bill 2016 should not proceed to committee stage.
New Bill will give over 60,000 families greater certainty around autism supports
A Fine Gael Bill will see over 60,000 families benefit from greater supports for children with autism.
Mulherin welcomes NTMA clarification on An Post joint accounts
Fine Gael Senator Michelle Mulherin has welcomed the National Treasury Management Agency's clarification on ‘Special Joint Savings Accounts’ operations with An Post.
Local students learn about the importance of water conservation- Burke
Fine Gael Senator Paddy Burke has praised a series of talks on water conservation in local primary schools.
Coghlan congratulates Minister Griffin
Fine Gael Senator and Seanad Leas Cathaoirleach, Paul Coghlan, has warmly congratulated his colleague Brendan Griffin TD, on his promotion as Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, with special responsibility for Tourism and Sport.
New WRC Sligo office a great boost for workplaces in the North West Region - McLoughlin
The Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) has opened the first of its Regional Services Offices in Sligo today (Monday).