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  Donegal County Council has ordered the closure of a concrete plant implicated in the mica scandal.   Three other plants, owned by the same firm, have also had planning enforcement notices sent to them.   The Mica Action Group says it shouldn’t have taken so long to shut down…

The latest rally and protest to highlight the Mica crisis in Donegal was staged on Wednesday last as those impacted campaigned  for a 100% redress scheme. Children played in a central role in this most recent event as they through interviews and by writing letters outlined how living in Mica…

Children from Donegal have written to a number of ministers, describing what it’s like to live in a mica-affected home. 50 children held a protest outside Leinster House yesterday afternoon, to deliver their letters and call for 100 per cent redress. These children describe what they wrote in their letters:…

More than 50 school-children from Donegal will protest outside the Dáil today over the Mica controversy. Their homes were built with faulty blocks, containing the mineral, and are in a bad state. The government’s finalising an updated compensation scheme – and campaigners are demanding 100 per cent redress. Organiser of…

A Fine Gael TD says that the 60 million euro fund earmarked to address the Mica and Pyrite crisis will be revisited by the government.   Donegal TD Joe McHugh says an extra 20 million has been allocated to the existing baseline amount to address the crisis which is impacting…

A Donegal TD says the owners of crumbling mica homes deserve a bailout as urgent as the banks got during the financial crash. The government’s set to outline an updated defective building block scheme in the coming weeks, and homeowners are demanding 100 percent redress. The total cost has been…