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A Sligo/Leitrim Labour Party representative is calling on the government to immediately start planning for a hybrid Leaving Certificate so as to provide clarity and certainty for students. Former election candidate Nessa Cosgrove says a survey by the Irish Second-Level Students’ Union showed two-thirds of exam students support a hybrid…

The right to disconnect from work should be enshrined into law. Sligo/Leitrim Local Area Representative with the Labour party, Nessa Cosgrove, says the newly introduced Code of Practice is a positive first step but it doesn’t go far enough to protect workers. Labour’s Working From Home (Covid-19) Bill would make…

There has been a 13% increase in waiting lists for treatment at Sligo University Hospital since January last year. Sligo Labour Party activist Nessa Cosgrove says the numbers waiting for both outpatient and inpatient treatments increased from more than 20,000 to almost 23,000 between January 2020 and February 2021.  …

A local Labour representative says clarity is needed on the reopening of schools.   Nessa Cosgrove says teachers and Special needs Assistants need to know they will be working in a safe environment.   She says once the full agreement is reached on the plan for leaving Cert students, focus…