Tag: Dublin North

€250,693 to promote energy efficiency in Fingal

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has welcomed the announcement of €250,693 in funding for energy efficiency projects off Kettles Lane, Feltrim and Rivervalley, Swords.   “Fingal is to benefit from €250,693 in energy efficiency funding in 2015. The Better Energy Communities scheme is designed to improve energy efficiency in public buildings, businesses, sports clubs and homes.  …

Farrell to contest General Election for Fine Gael

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has been selected by members of Fine Gael in Dublin Fingal to contest the forthcoming general election for the party, along with Minister James Reilly, TD.   Speaking following his selection, Deputy Farrell said “Fine Gael in Government has firmly put our economy on the road to recovery. However, much work remains…

Funding allocated to Holywell ETNS and Bracken ETNS for ASD classrooms

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, is delighted that funding has been allocated to Holywell Educate Together National School, Swords, and Bracken Educate Together National School, Castlelands, Balbriggan, for the development of an ASD unit classroom in both schools.   “I am pleased that both Holywell Educate Together National School and Bracken Educate Together National School have been…

Ballyboughal and Oldtown to benefit from broadband expansion

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has welcomed eircom’s announcement that they are to significantly expand access to high speed fibre broadband in rural Ireland benefiting Ballyboughal and Oldtown in the North County.   “In Dublin Fingal, broadband will be expanded to Ballyboughal and Oldtown. This investment by eircom in fibre, in Ballyboughal and Oldtown, over the next…

€112,500 in funding allocated to Balbriggan Harbour

“Balbriggan Harbour is to receive €112,500 in funding as part of a national programme for the repair and development of piers and harbours”, says Alan Farrell, Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal “This is great news for the community in Balbriggan. In total €1.6 million in State funding has been allocated to the Local Authority Harbour Development and Marine Leisure…

Farrell encourages those travelling within Europe this summer to apply for European Health Insurance Card

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has encouraged those in the North County who are planning to go on holiday in Europe this summer to apply for a European Health Insurance Card.   “I would encourage people in the North County who are planning to go on holiday to a destination within Europe to apply for a European…

€3,672,000 in funding for social housing in Fingal

“€3,672,000 is being made available to help meet Fingal’s housing needs in a variety of ways”, says Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell. The funding forms part of a €91 million Government package to make more social housing available to those who need it and also to improve the standard of housing for people with disabilities, as well…

Farrell calls on young entrepreneurs from Dublin Fingal to enter Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur competition

Fine Gael TD, Alan Farrell for Dublin Fingal, has called on young entrepreneurs from the North County to enter the search for Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE), with a total investment fund of €2 million available to young people throughout every county in Ireland. “I urge all young people, aged between 18 and 30, in Dublin Fingal with a start-up…

Old Rugby Club likely location for Malahide/Portmarnock Educate Together

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has stated that it is his understanding that the site of the Old Rugby Club on the Back Road, Malahide is likely to be the future home of the Malahide/Portmarnock Educate Together primary school.   “Local sources have informed me, following discussions between Fingal County Council and the Department of Education and…

Thanks to campaigners and voters as Dublin North records second highest ‘Yes’ vote in country

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has expressed his gratitude to all of those in the North County who contributed much of their time to the campaign for a ‘Yes’ vote in the Marriage Equality referendum and particularly to all of those took part in this democratic process.   “I would like to express my gratitude to the…