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A Sligo-Strandhill councillor is fearing the worst for a number of businesses this winter due to rising energy costs. Speaking at a Cost-of-Living Coalition protest in Sligo, Councillor Gino O’Boyle says local businesses are struggling to cope with the rising costs.   https://filedn.com/lglCaxamfnlV2gaMY6rU7tH/News%20Clips%202022/Gino%20Protest%20Long.mp3

A Sligo Councillor is calling for price capping to be introduced on the sale of petrol and diesel.   A number of TDs have made complaints to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission about rises in prices in advance of last week’s excise cut.   It’s feared that the 320…

The North West Tourism and Hospitality sector could be in for a major boot and indeed workers could be in line for some extra days off.   That’s if the People Before Profit suggestion is successful which is calling for three bank holidays to be introduced in the Republic of…

In today’s election news;   Independent candidate for Donegal, Thomas Pringle has called for immediate action to respond to the climate crisis and says that the responsibility to act and pay must not be dumped on ordinary people. Deputy Pringle says corporations and big business that have pursued growth for…

People Before Profit TD, Richard Boyd Barrett launched the local election campaigns of two candidates in Co Sligo last evening. He said his party would be fighting the elections on the issues of health, housing and the decline of rural Ireland. Outgoing Cllr Gino O’Boyle is running for the party…

The People before Profit Alliance in the Sligo Leitrim constituency has confirmed two candidates will run in the next General Election. Cyril Brennan from Ballyshannon and Nigel Gallagher from Sligo town have confirmed they will run for the the Alliance in the next election. The budget appears to be bringing…