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Charlie McConalogue says he is growing increasingly alarmed at the lack of a coherent plan put forward by the Government to deal with the challenges posed by Brexit. Fianna Fáil’s Spokesperson on Agriculture says there is a clear and present danger to 270,000 jobs in rural communities right across Ireland.…

A government TD in Sligo Leitrim says the Taoiseach is committed to improving infrastructure to the North West. It follows a rally held outside the Dail yesterday by Sligo group Revive North West to highlight the lack of investment over the years in this region and the impact that’s having…

Investment of more than six million euro in Killybegs Harbour will mean space for more boats, more jobs and more income for the surrounding area. That’s according to Donegal TD and Fine Gael Minister of State Joe McHugh, who says the capital investment in Killybegs is one of the biggest…

A Sligo Leitrim TD says he fears Ireland is being used as a ‘pawn’ by the UK to ensure a better deal after Brexit. It emerged at a Brexit seminar in Leitrim yesterday that tariffs as high as 42% could be imposed on imports and exports to the UK from…

There are calls for a more long-term strategic development plan for rural Ireland. Local TDs are hitting out at the new plan announced yesterday stating it’s a rehash of old schemes and is short sighted in a time when rural services continue to be under threat. Independent TD in Donegal…

The Office of Public Works is now looking for a site or building for a new garda station in Sligo. Last year, the Garda Representative Association threatened a walk-out from the current garda station in Sligo because of its condition. Since then, some improvements have been made but the only…