€200,000 for coastal greenway in Fingal

30th July 2020

Fine Gael Deputy Farrell has confirmed funding of €200,000 for the coastal greenway in Fingal. Deputy Farrell said: “Our greenway plays an important role in supporting local communities to create jobs and brings visitors to our area.” “As we have seen over the course of […]

Stimulus package is Government’s commitment to business, jobs and recovery across Fingal

23rd July 2020

A new Employment Wage Support Scheme and extension of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment into next year will provide much needed certainty to businesses and individuals in Fingal, a Fine Gael Deputy Farrell has said Speaking after the Government’s July Stimulus package was announced, Deputy Farrell […]

Financial supports and help to address the digital divide at third level for students in Fingal – Farrell

22nd July 2020

A significant package to assist third level institutions with reopening and help end the digital divide will benefit students in Dublin Fingal, a Fine Gael Deputy said. Deputy Farrell said the €168 million package will ensure our third level institutions have the necessary tools to […]

Public should not travel abroad despite ‘Green-List’ publication

22nd July 2020

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has urged the public not to engage in international travel, despite the publication of the ‘Green-List’. Deputy Farrell said, “The continued message from the Government is that non-essential travel should be avoided by all people living in […]

Speech on the Credit Guarantee (Amendment) Bill – 22nd July 2020

22nd July 2020

Thank you Ceann Comhairle. Throughout our history, Ireland has faced many challenges, we have endured famine, invasion, occupation and economic struggle; and this history of hardship is well recognised. However, the challenge before us today, is of a different nature to the challenges of the […]

Housing boost for Portmarnock

17th July 2020

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has welcomed the delivery of new social homes through approved housing body (AHB) Cluid Housing at Dun Sí, Portmarnock. Speaking after attending the launch of new units this morning, Deputy Farrell said, “I am delighted that 15 […]

Speech on the future of education – July 16th 2020

16th July 2020

We meet today in a uniquely challenging time. The events in recent times have posed incredible struggles for us all. The youth of Ireland, while less affected by the virus itself, are now arguably facing some of the most significant effects of the fallout. Disruption […]

Important changes to company law will mitigate impact of Covid-19

14th July 2020

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has welcomed the planned implementation of amendments to the Companies Act of 2014. Deputy Farrell said, “Today’s announcement that amendments will be made to the Companies Act of 2014 is of significant importance and will help companies […]

€3,045,760 for businesses in Fingal from the Government’s Restart Grant

3rd July 2020

A total of €3,045,760 has been approved and paid out to Fingal businesses under the Government’s Restart Grant to aid reopening after COVID-19, a Fine Gael TD has said. Deputy Farrell said, “The Government’s Restart Grant involves direct grant aid to micro and small businesses […]

Important commitments made to the LGBTI+ community

30th June 2020

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has said that the Programme for Government has set out important advancements to LGBTI+ rights in Ireland. Deputy Farrell said, “It has been five years since the passage of the Marriage Equality Referendum, however despite this success, […]

Making Ireland a leader in mental health services

30th June 2020

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said comprehensive mental health policies are needed in new Government. Deputy Farrell said, “We need a whole of government approach to mental health in Ireland and I am pleased that the Programme for Government has set […]

€514,451 secured so far by Fingal SMEs in Trading Online Voucher Scheme

25th June 2020

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has welcomed the news that €514,451 in support has been approved for local companies in Fingal who have availed of the Trading Online Voucher Scheme, as of June 12th. The scheme is managed by the Department of […]