Archive for the ‘Portmarnock’ Category

Aer Lingus workers need Government support

18th September 2020

Dublin Fingal TD for Fine Gael, Alan Farrell has urged the Government to put in place initiatives that will protect jobs in Aer Lingus. Deputy Farrell said, “No sector of the economy has been exempt from the economic fallout during the Covid-19 pandemic. However, the […]

Homeowners won’t face increased Local Property Tax bills next year

16th September 2020

The revaluation date for Local Property Tax (LPT) has been deferred to November 2021, Fine Gael TD, Alan Farrell, has said. Deputy Farrell said this decision means that taxpayers will not be faced with increased LPT bills for 2021. Deputy Farrell said: “My Fine Gael […]

Blue Star Programme registration open to primary schools in Fingal

14th September 2020

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has urged local primary schools to register for the Blue Star Programme before the deadline of October 7th, 2020. Deputy Farrell said, “The Blue Star Programme gives young students the chance to learn about the European Union […]

New Covid-19 Online Retail Scheme will support businesses in Fingal to expand their online presence

21st August 2020

Successful applicants will receive grants of up to €40k A new Covid-19 Online Retail Scheme will support businesses in Fingal to expand their online presence, Fine Gael TD, Alan Farrell has said. Minister of State for Business, Employment and Retail, Damien English TD, has launched […]

Once off payment of €1,000 will help sole traders

14th August 2020

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has urged self employed people to avail of the newly revamped Enterprise Support Grant. Deputy Farrell said, “Previously this grant was available only to those starting up new businesses, however, this has been expanded to include sole […]

Significant expansion of the Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance will benefit many more families in Fingal

7th August 2020

A significant expansion of the Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance will ensure that many more families in Fingal can benefit from it ahead of this school year, a Fine Gael Deputy has said. Deputy Farrell said: “My colleague the Minister for Social Protection, […]

Fingal County Council to receive funding of €3,403,340 for Housing Adaptation Grants

7th August 2020

Fingal County Council will receive funding to support home adaptations for older people and those living with a disability in private houses, a Fine Gael Deputy has said. Deputy Farrell said, “The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage has today announced allocations to local […]

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 […]

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 […]