O’Dowd calls for city status for Drogheda
Statement by the Taoiseach During exchange of views with Michel Barnier, Chief EU Brexit Negotiator
I am pleased to address the House today in the presence of Michel Barnier. I thank him for his statement in which he outlined the complexities of the Brexit negotiations, and for his acknowledgement of their importance for Europe and of course for Ireland.
Temporary water treatment plant is now urgently needed in South Sligo - McLoughlin
Fine Gael TD for Sligo-Leitrim, Tony McLoughlin, has called for a temporary water treatment plant in South Sligo in order to provide safe drinking water for local communities.
Programme for Government Annual Report launched
The Programme for a Partnership Government, published on 11 May 2016, sets out an ambitious programme of work to protect our growing economy and ensure that the results are felt by all citizens.
Let's plan Ireland's future at the heart of Europe - Richmond
Speaking on the Seanad's Order of Business today (Tuesday), Fine Gael Senator and Government Seanad spokesman on EU Affairs, Neale Richmond, called for a Seanad debate on the future of Europe and how Ireland's position might look in that future vision.
Public urged not to start gorse fires after devastation to local landscape- McLoughlin
Fine Gael TD for Sligo-Leitrim, Tony McLoughlin, has urged the public not to start gorse fires after a number of blazes raged across the area over the weekend.
Speech by the Taoiseach, Mr Enda Kenny TD, at Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Montreal International Leaders Luncheon
We meet at the time of year that in Ireland is called Bealtaine, the Celtic season of the white fires, when we look ahead to the new life, new growth, new promise of the Summer.
Minister McHugh announces €15M for notorious ‘Blue Banks’ section of the N56
“I am absolutely delighted with this news and I am delighted to be in a position as Government Minister to announce it. This busy section of road serves north and west Donegal including Glenveagh National Park, Gaoth Dobhair, Creeslough, Rosgoill, Dunfanaghy, Falcarragh and the Wild Atlantic Way. Funding of €12.56 Million has been allocated for the new road with another €2.71 Million for Irish Water to replace both the existing principle water supply from Lough Salt to Letterkenny and the distribution mains for the entire area including Rathmullan.
GMIT working group to meet students and staff at Castlebar campus later this month- Burke
Fine Gael Senator, Paddy Burke, has said the GMIT working group will meet with students and staff at the Castlebar campus later this month.
Text alert system for hospital appointments would combat waiting lists- Neville
Fine Gael TD for Limerick County, Tom Neville, has called for all hospitals to use a text alert system to remind patients of their hospital appointments.