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WELCOME FUNDING INCREASE FOR MOUNTAIN RESCUE IRELAND

WELCOME FUNDING INCREASE FOR MOUNTAIN RESCUE IRELAND

The Government has announced increased funding for mountain rescue teams around Ireland. Mountain Rescue Ireland (MRI), which includes ten rescue...
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SWEDISH ROYAL VISIT

SWEDISH ROYAL VISIT

Today I had the pleasure of opening the Ireland-Sweden Digital Infrastructure Summit 2019 today at Ericsson in Athlone. I held...
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TAOISEACH SUPPORTS NEW PORTIUNCULA UNIT

TAOISEACH SUPPORTS NEW PORTIUNCULA UNIT

I was very pleased to hear the Taoiseach say this week that the new 50-bed unit for Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe,...
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REHAB FUNDING WELCOME

REHAB FUNDING WELCOME

I very much welcome news that the Government has agreed to provide an additional €2 million in funding for Rehab....
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ENTERPRISE EXCELLENCE IRELAND

ENTERPRISE EXCELLENCE IRELAND

I was honoured to open the Enterprise Excellence Ireland Conference 2019 in Croke Park this morning. The conference brings together...
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GONE FISHIN

GONE FISHIN

There are a lot of people fishing for votes this week but I started the week concentrating on pursuing the...
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SPORTS CAPITAL GRANTS FOR GALWAY EAST

SPORTS CAPITAL GRANTS FOR GALWAY EAST

I am delighted to announce Galway East and nearby surrounding areas have received.more than €440,000 in sports capital grants from...
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WELCOME EXTENSION FOR RURAL TRANSPORT INITIATIVES

WELCOME EXTENSION FOR RURAL TRANSPORT INITIATIVES

The Government has announced that its pilot programmes for evening and late night rural transport services will be extended until...
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FISHY FUN AT THE MUSEUM!

FISHY FUN AT THE MUSEUM!

I caught a couple of smart fish when I went to the Natural History Museum in Dublin this week to...
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MY STATEMENT ON €50 MILLION EU AID FOR BEEF FARMERS

MY STATEMENT ON €50 MILLION EU AID FOR BEEF FARMERS

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has strongly welcomed news that the European Commission has agreed...
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  • WELCOME FUNDING INCREASE FOR MOUNTAIN RESCUE IRELAND

WELCOME FUNDING INCREASE FOR MOUNTAIN RESCUE IRELAND

May 25th, 2019|0 Comments

The Government has announced increased funding for mountain rescue teams around Ireland. Mountain Rescue Ireland (MRI), which includes ten rescue teams and the Search and Rescue Dogs Association among its members, will see its funding [...]

  • SWEDISH ROYAL VISIT

SWEDISH ROYAL VISIT

May 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Today I had the pleasure of opening the Ireland-Sweden Digital Infrastructure Summit 2019 today at Ericsson in Athlone. I held a very informative bilateral meetings with the Swedish Minister for Energy and Digital Development Anders [...]

  • TAOISEACH SUPPORTS NEW PORTIUNCULA UNIT

TAOISEACH SUPPORTS NEW PORTIUNCULA UNIT

May 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

I was very pleased to hear the Taoiseach say this week that the new 50-bed unit for Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe, should happen as soon as possible. It is a very positive sign. The Taoiseach acknowledged [...]

  • REHAB FUNDING WELCOME

REHAB FUNDING WELCOME

May 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

I very much welcome news that the Government has agreed to provide an additional €2 million in funding for Rehab. The group faced a funding crisis as a result of additional health services it provided [...]

  • ENTERPRISE EXCELLENCE IRELAND

ENTERPRISE EXCELLENCE IRELAND

May 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

I was honoured to open the Enterprise Excellence Ireland Conference 2019 in Croke Park this morning. The conference brings together companies and organisations from across Ireland and Europe to discuss the implementation of Lean management [...]