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Rise in assaults against Gardaí must be addressed
Fine Gael TD, Neale Richmond, has called for increased supports for Gardaí injured in the line of duty after 837 officers were assaulted in the first ten months of the year.
Driving home for Christmas? Kick the tyres first – Richmond
Motorists should give their cars a once over before driving home for Christmas, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Fireworks haul shows need for guaranteed annual operation – Richmond
A commitment to an annual fireworks operation is required following the largest seizure of the explosives this year by the Gardaí since 2016, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Sport Ireland must ensure equal treatment in its approach to public health restrictions – Richmond
Sport Ireland must ensure equal treatment for sports allowed under Level 3, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Deal or no deal, Brexit reality is here – Richmond
With one last effort in the Brexit negotiations underway, Fine Gael TD Neale Richmond has urged Irish businesses to continue to prepare for massive changes on the 1st January, deal or no deal.
Follow international examples in using seized cash to fight crime – Richmond
Dublin Rathdown Fine Gael TD, Neale Richmond, has urged the Government to follow the examples of countries like France and New Zealand in using seized crime cash to fight crime at source.
Ireland should look to Scotland in its approach to tackling knife crime – Richmond
The Minister for Justice should look at the Scottish model in tackling a worrying rise in knife crime, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Access to medicines and healthcare protected from Brexit – Richmond
With the end of the Brexit transition less than 50 days away, preparations are in full swing to ensure Ireland is as protected as possible from the impact of the UK leaving the EU, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Ireland will be the UK’s bridge to the EU – Richmond
Fine Gael TD Neale Richmond has stressed that Ireland will be the United Kingdom’s bridge to the EU in a post-Brexit world. However, he added that securing a deal on a future relationship will be vital to this.
Online exchange of UK driving licences must be prioritised – Richmond
With less than two months left in the Brexit transition period, the NDLS must prioritise the introduction of online applications for exchanging a UK driving licence, Fine Gael TD Neale Richmond has said.