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The business community in the Border region and North West of the country will be keeping a close eye on a meeting today between the leader of the DUP and the Taoiseach which will discuss the ongoing impact of Brexit on Northern Ireland.   Jeffrey Donaldson is urging the Irish…

A Sligo Leitrim TD has told a parliamentary party that he has no confidence in the Taoiseach and even less in the Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly.   Deputy Marc MacSharry made the remarks after it emerged that the National Public’s Health Emergency Teams’s modelling of the direction Covid could…

There could be another hammer blow in the offering for the local hospitality sector after the Taoiseach suggested the next stage of easing Covid-19 restrictions could be delayed over concerns about the Delta variant.   Micheal Martin has told the Irish Independent “nothing can be guaranteed” because of the more…

The Taoiseach, Micheál Martin has told the Dail that the bill from houses impacted by Mica in the North West will exceed one billion euro.   In the Dáil yesterday evening a Sinn Féin motion calling for 100% redress for homeowners affected by mica was adopted by the Dáil.  …

The Taoiseach Micheal Martin paid a flying visit to the County of Donegal yesterday to meet with Mica affected homeowners.   The Fianna Fáil leader along with Agriculture Minister and local TD Charlie McConalogue visited families in Raphoe where homes are affected by defective blocks.   They also held with…

A Sligo Leitrim TD has called again on the Taoiseach to ensure that an urgent payment is made to Sligo Airport Company in relation monies already spent on necessary safety works which were required by the Irish Aviation Authority.   Speaking in the Dáil yesterday, Deputy Harkin emphasised the urgent…