National Posts

National posts and information articles by public representative Sean Canney TD for the constituency of East Galway in the West of Ireland

18 02, 2019

Mná na hÉireann Fund Launch at Dublin Castle

By | February 18th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National|0 Comments

Mná na hÉireann Fund Launch at Dublin Castle I was delighted to join the Taoiseach for the launch of the new €1.8M Mná na hÉireann fund at Dublin Castle. The fund supports charities and social [...]

13 02, 2019

Irish Farmers’ Association Meeting

By | February 13th, 2019|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National|0 Comments

Irish Farmers' Association Meeting I met with representatives of the Irish Farmers' Association in Dublin this morning to discuss the beef industry. There are some very serious issues facing the industry and I will be [...]

13 02, 2019

European Alliance Group Seminar on Rural Revival

By | February 13th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National|0 Comments

European Alliance Group Seminar on Rural Revival Great to meet like-minded colleagues from across the EU in Lough Rynn, Mohill, Co Leitrim, for the European Alliance Group seminar on helping towns and villages drive rural [...]

3 02, 2019

Chartered Association of Building Engineers Ireland Conference

By | February 3rd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, National|0 Comments

Chartered Association of Building Engineers Ireland Conference I greatly enjoyed attending and addressing the Chartered Association of Building Engineers Ireland conference in Athlone last night. Engineering is one of the most dynamic sectors of our [...]

2 02, 2019

Portumna Castle Gate Lodge remains in State ownership

By | February 2nd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

Portumna Castle Gate Lodge remains in State ownership Sean Canney TD Minister of State has received confirmation that the Gate Lodge at Portumna Castle has been purchased by the National Monuments Service on behalf of [...]

10 01, 2019

Government Announce Funding to Support Small Business with Online Services

By | January 10th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National|0 Comments

Government Announce Funding to Support Small Business with Online Services The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and the Environment, Richard Bruton T.D. and Minister of State for Natural Resources, Community Affairs and Digital Development Sean [...]

1 01, 2019

Rebuilding Ireland Council Home Loan Scheme a missed opportunity

By | January 1st, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Housing, Information, Latest News, National|0 Comments

Rebuilding Ireland Council Home Loan Scheme a missed opportunity I have urged my Government colleagues to change the rules around the new Council Home Loan Scheme to facilitate older houses that need refurbishment. The new [...]

18 12, 2018

New regime on beef trimming

By | December 18th, 2018|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National|0 Comments

New regime on beef trimming Beef factories must provide proper compensation to farmers whose beef carcasses were excessively trimmed, resulting in Department of Agriculture fines over the last number of years. Minister Creed has confirmed [...]

29 10, 2018

National Strategy for Angling Development helps to promote interest in recreational angling

By | October 29th, 2018|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National, Sporting, Tuam Area|0 Comments

National Strategy for Angling Development helps to promote interest in recreational angling I recently visited the Outdoor Range shop Tuam. The Outdoor Ranger has received funding from I.F.I under the National Strategy for Angling Development [...]

17 10, 2018

Statement from Seán Canney TD on his appointment as Minister of State for Rural Affairs and Natural Resources

By | October 17th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, National, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Statement from Seán Canney TD on his appointment as Minister of State for Rural Affairs and Natural Resources. I am honoured to have been appointed to the position of Minister of State for Rural Affairs [...]