Intoxication holding areas needed to reduce wait times in Emergency Departments - Buttimer
Fine Gael Senator, Jerry Buttimer, has called for the introduction of separate intoxication holding areas in City Centre Garda Stations to reduce the pressure on hospital Emergency Departments.
Stepaside Garda Station should become a Protected Structure & Community Facility - Madigan
Minister for Culture, Heritage and Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan, has welcomed plans to reopen Stepaside Garda station as a “modular” facility but is asking if the old station building could be categorised as “a Protected Structure,” and put to good use.
National Student Accommodation Strategy
The Minister of State for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor T.D. and the Minister of State with special responsibility for Housing and Urban Development, Damien English T.D. today released the end Q2 2018 progress report on the National Student Accommodation Strategy. The National Student Accommodation Strategy complements the initiatives being taken by the Minister for Housing to increase housing supply under Rebuilding Ireland.
Fine Gael parliamentary party recommends supporting President Michael D Higgins in election campaign
The Fine Gael (FG) Parliamentary Party tonight recommended to FG’s Executive Council that the party actively support the candidacy of incumbent President Michael D Higgins in any potential Presidential Election campaign this year.
Hildegarde Naughton appointed Chair of new Oireachtas Climate Committee
Fine Gael Galway West TD, Hildegarde Naughton, has been appointed Chair of a new Oireachtas Committee on Climate Action.
Statement from Fine Gael TD Tom Neville on County Limerick diving equipment used in Thailand cave rescue
Minister hails Limerick role in Thailand cave rescue
Fine Gael Minister Patrick O’Donovan has commended an east Limerick village for the role it played in the rescue of 12 boys and their football coach from underwater caves in Thailand.
Fianna Fáil should clarify if they want preparations for return of the border- O’Dowd
Fine Gael TD for Louth, Fergus O’Dowd, has called on Fianna Fáil to urgently clarify if the party is calling for plans to be drawn up for a return to a border on the island of Ireland.
Luas needs proper plan after chaotic scenes following Bublé concert - Richmond
Fine Gael Senator, Neale Richmond, has called on LUAS operator Transdev to put in place a proper plan for major events following chaotic scenes after the Michael Bublé concert in Croke Park.
Close Loopholes on Online Junk Food Marketing – Noone
Loopholes surrounding online marketing of junk food to youths should be closed, Dublin Senator Catherine Noone has said.