Statements & Press

Cynical Fianna Fail/Green Government to cut CIE/Dublin Bus Services.

Cynical Fianna Fail/Green Government to cut CIE/Dublin Bus Services. The announcement made by Transport Minister Dempsey yesterday evening shows the sheer scale of incompetence by the present Government in managing our public finances. Yet more front line services to be cut. While the Government have invested billions in our public transport network, we still lag decades behind most of our…

Malahide & Howth Jointed as one 5 Seat Ward – Loss of two seats.

Boundary Commission Report – Democratic deficit widened by Gormless Guidelines. The local authority boundary commission has released its findings for Fingal County Council’s administrative area. The decision of the boundary commission comes as no surprise to Councillors in Fingal, given the overly prescriptive, short sighted guidelines issue by the Minister for the Environment. Allowing the fastest growing local authority in…

Fingal Day, Malahide

Yesterday, Malahide Castle hosted a wonderful free family fun day. The event which I would estimate attracted close to 10,000 people throughout the day was held together by a very popular Farmers Market. Bouncy Castles, Face painting, puppet shows, interactive sports as well as car racing, soccer skills and a dog show (www.dogtrainingireland.ie) were on hand to entertain the thousands…