News & Statements
St Vincent’s Community Care Centre will reopen – McFadden
Fine Gael Longford Westmeath Senator, Gabrielle McFadden, has received confirmation from the Minister for Mental Health and Older People, Helen McEntee, that St Vincent’s Community Care Centre will reopen in the coming months.
Flooding fund extended to include non-rateable businesses – McFadden
Fine Gael TD for Longford Westmeath, Gabrielle McFadden, has said that the Government has expanded the eligibility criteria for the €5 million fund for small businesses to include businesses not subject to commercial rates.
€8.3m allocated for the maintenance of roads in Longford and Westmeath – McFadden
Fine Gael TD for Longford/ Westmeath Gabrielle McFadden has today (Tuesday) welcomed the news that €8.3 million has been granted to counties Longford and Westmeath for improvement and maintenance works on roads.
Spend time with your elderly friends and neighbours this Christmas – McFadden
Fine Gael TD for Longford/Westmeath, Gabrielle McFadden, has reminded everyone to spend some time with their elderly friends and neighbours this Christmas.
€300,000 in 2016 HSE Service Plan to complete €3.6m upgrade of Mullingar A&E – McFadden
Longford/Westmeath Fine Gael TD, Gabrielle McFadden, has welcomed the inclusion of €300,000 in the HSE’s Service Plan for 2016, to help complete the €3.6 million upgrade of the Emergency Department at the Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar.
DPD €13m investment at HQ in Athlone a major boost for the town and region – McFadden
Fine Gael TD for Longford/Westmeath, Gabrielle McFadden, has said that parcel carrier DPD’s €13m investment at its Irish Headquarters in Athlone is a major endorsement for the town and the region.
A great milestone for Center Parcs Longford Forest with submission of planning application – McFadden
Longford/Westmeath Fine Gael TD, Gabrielle McFadden, has said that today (Friday) marks a great milestone for Center Parcs Longford Forest, with the submission of their application for planning permission.
Strong tourism performance continues with an increase in overseas visitors and in numbers employed in the sector – Donohoe
The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe TD, today (Wednesday) welcomed the latest official data on overseas travel from the Central Statistics Office (CSO), which showed an increase of 8.8% in overseas visits to Ireland for the first ten months of 2014 compared to the same period last year.