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Mulherin puts pressure on OPW to begin construction on Crossmolina flood defences

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Construction on flood defences for Crossmolina must begin next summer, a Fine Gael Senator has said.

McFadden welcomes key support fund for eel fishers

Athlone based Senator, Gabrielle McFadden, has welcomed the announcement of a ‘Support Fund’ to address the hardship experienced by commercial eel fishermen and women.

McFadden welcomes Defence Forces payment adjudication

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Athlone based Senator, Gabrielle McFadden, has welcomed confirmation from the Department of Finance and Expenditure reform that they are willing to fund a number of outstanding Defence Force pay issues with effect from the October 1.

'We’ve been so focused on building our economy we have forgotten to build up the people'

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The procession of presidential hopefuls through Galway continued last Friday with the visit of Joan Freeman, founder of Pieta House, the annual Darkness into Light walk and, since 2016, a member of Seanad Éireann.

'Young people’s choice of participation, rather than cynicism, is a powerful way of looking at the future'

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Climate change is a reality, a crisis facing us all, yet in this period of turmoil - geo-politically via Trump, Brexit, and the rise of the far right, and environmentally with rising temperatures and extreme weather - there remains cause for hope.

Green light for Kilmurray group water scheme – Mulherin

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The Kilmurray group water scheme has been given the green light, a Fine Gael Senator has said. Senator Michelle Mulherin has confirmed that the scheme has been approved and funding has been granted to commence planning for the long awaited scheme that will benefit 80 homes.

Left bank loop trail to add to west side amenity options

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A 5km looped walk on the west side of Athlone would add to the amenity that already exists for locals and would provide an additional product to sell to tourists, according to Senator Gabrielle McFadden.

Can Sharon Nolan become the Soc Dem's first Galway councillor?

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“I'm not from a political family of candidates of yesteryear. I'm not what people expect a politician to look like - but the personal is political. Politics affects all of us and I believe we should have candidates that look like what modern Ireland looks like.”

Social welfare Christmas bonus payment to remain

Athlone based Senator, Gabrielle McFadden has dismissed as “fake news” a story in some national media outlets that the Christmas bonus for old age pensioners and social welfare recipients was to be axed.

Local Senator expresses support for the Gardai

Athlone based Senator, Gabrielle McFadden, has strongly condemned criticism of An Garda Siochána, her comments arise in the wake of recent verbal attacks on the Gardaí on television and abuse and threats on social media.

 

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