I was delighted to welcome the children from LeChéile Educate Together NS, Drogheda to Leinster House. One of the girls was a granddaughter of the late James Tully, a former Deputy Leader of the Labour Party.
Archive for March, 2012
LOUTH RECEIVES HIGHEST ALLOCATION IN HOUSING CAPITAL ALLOCATION- NASH Louth County Coucil will receive €11,286,000 under the Housing Capital Allocation announced today by the Minister for Housing and Planning Jan O’Sullivan TD. The figure which is made up of €8,450,000 for new housing supply and €2,836,488 for regeneration and improvements was welcomed by Labour TD, [...]
The building of 15 new schools and substantial extensions for schools in Drogheda, Dundalk, Ardee, Dunleer, Mornington, Laytown and Julianstown represents a massive investment in young people, teachers and communities in Louth and Meath. On top of the €35 million prefab replacement scheme announced by the Minister Quinn last week, this announcement also represents an [...]
Labour TD Gerald Nash has welcomed today’s announcement by the Minister for Education, Ruairí Quinn TD that 10 schools in Louth will be offered grants to build permanent accommodation to replace their rented prefabs. “The amount of rented prefabs in our schools is a national scandal. We spend millions in rent every year on prefabs [...]