calls for urgent funding for local amenities in dublin bay south

Calls for urgent funding for local amenities in Dublin Bay South

Senator Ivana Bacik and Councillor Mary Freehill have said the government ‘needs to do more to ensure adequate local sports facilities and public spaces’ following confirmation in the Seanad today that the Minister for Education will not fund the development of an astro-turf pitch for…

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a jobs led recovery will see our local economy bounce back after covid says higgins

‘A jobs-led recovery will see our local economy bounce back after Covid’ says Higgins

A jobs-led recovery will see the local economy bounce back after Covid, a Fine Gael TD has said. Deputy Emer Higgins was speaking after the Government today launched its Economic Recovery Plan. “Fine Gael successfully implemented a jobs-led recovery after the economic crash over a…

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southside entrepreneurs enter new frontier as iadt media cube and novaucd announce e1 6 million new partnership programme

Southside entrepreneurs enter new frontier as IADT Media Cube and NovaUCD Announce €1.6 million New Partnership Programme

IADT Media Cube and NovaUCD today announced a new 5-year partnership, with €1.6 million in funding from Enterprise Ireland, to deliver a New Frontiers Programme for entrepreneurs in Dublin. The entrepreneurship programme is aimed at the growing number of emerging entrepreneurs based in the greater…

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government must legislate to stop rent increases following 8 revelations says murphy

‘Government must legislate to stop rent increases following 8% revelations’ says Murphy

People Before Profit TD Paul Murphy says he has called on the government to introduce emergency legislation to prevent landlords from imposing rent increases of up to 8% once the current partial freeze on rent is lifted in July. The Dublin South West TD says…

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southside td calls for earlier reopening of outdoor hospitality

Southside TD calls for earlier reopening of outdoor hospitality

Fianna Fail TD for Dún Laoghaire and spokesperson on Dublin, Cormac Devlin, says he’s  called on the Government to consider safely reopening outdoor hospitality ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend. “I appreciate that concerns have been expressed with regard to the large gatherings we witnessed…

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maxol want to turn d4 petrol station into apartment block

Maxol want to turn D4 petrol station into apartment block

An Irish oil company who are moving into property development want to knock down one of their Dublin petrol stations to build apartments. Maxol Property have applied to An Bord Pleanála for permission for a strategic housing development at the site of the Maxol Filling…

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conroy says she welcomes news that special classes are to be provided across dublin bay south for new school year

Conroy says she welcomes news that special classes are to be provided across Dublin Bay South for new school year

The publication of the National Council for Special Education (NCSE) list of special classes available in primary and post-primary schools across Dublin Bay South has been welcomed by Fianna Fáil Cllr Deirdre Conroy. The list provides important information to assist parents in supporting their child’s…

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senator calls for more bins less blame

Senator calls for ‘more bins, less blame’

Labour Senator Ivana Bacik says she’s calling for ‘a common sense approach to be adopted in planning for an outdoor summer,’ and in developing ‘a real vision for our public spaces.’ She also said that at a time when communities are encouraged to embrace the…

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15 minute city in dublin would prevent scenes over the weekend says geoghegan

’15-Minute City in Dublin would prevent scenes over the weekend’ says Geoghegan

The creation of a 15 minute city in Dublin would mean our public spaces would not ‘be abused as permanent outdoor services and facilities would be in place.’ This is according to Fine Gael bye election candidate in Dublin Bay South James Geoghegan who “The…

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two dublin based organisations scoop community and irish awards at national lottery good causes awards

Two Dublin-based organisations scoop Community and Irish Awards at National Lottery Good Causes Awards

Two Dublin-based organisations were presented with top awards at the National Lottery Good Causes Awards. The Immigrant Council of Ireland won the Community category while Gaelphobal Thamhlachta won the Irish category Award. Both organisations were presented with their awards during a virtual ceremony on Saturday…

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