Government failing young people in Co. Waterford on Car Insurance Costs – McGuinness

Sinn Féin area representative Conor D. McGuinness has accused the Government and its backers of sitting on their hands while young people are forced off the road by extortionate motor insurance prices. “The ever increasing cost of motor insurance for young drivers is an outrage. The failure by Fine Gael, and by their backers inContinue reading “Government failing young people in Co. Waterford on Car Insurance Costs – McGuinness”

Cuireann McGuinness fáilte roimh oibreacha ar dromchla bóthair sa Sean Phobal

Chuir an ionadaí áitiúil de chuid Shinn Féin Conor D. McGuinness fáilte roimh oibreacha chun dromchla damáistithe a dheisiú ar bhóthar an Ghabhláin sa Sean Phobal, i ndiaidh dó an fhadhb a ardú le Comhairle Cathrach agus Contae Phort Láirge. “Úsáideann tiománaithe agus coisithe an bóthair áitiúil seo go rialta. Táim sásta go bhfuil túsContinue reading “Cuireann McGuinness fáilte roimh oibreacha ar dromchla bóthair sa Sean Phobal”

McGuinness welcomes Foras na Gaeilge funding for Food Festival

Conor D. McGuinness has welcomed funding from Foras na Gaeilge for West Waterford Festival of Food. The festival was awarded the maximum amount available under the Scéim na bhFéilte scheme, which provides funding for Irish language programming in festivals. West Waterford Festival of Food was the only applicant from Co. Waterford. McGuiness who is aContinue reading “McGuinness welcomes Foras na Gaeilge funding for Food Festival”

Cuireann McGuinness fáilte roimh mhaoiniú Forais na Gaeilge le haghaidh Féile Bia Iarthar Phort Láirge

Chuir Conor D. McGuinness fáilte roimh mhaoiniú ó Fhoras na Gaeilge i gcomhair Féile Bia Iarthar Phort Láirge. Bronnadh an t-uasmhéid atá ar fáil faoi Scéim na bhFéilte, scéim a sholáthraíonn maoiniú d’ábhair agus imeachtaí Gaeilge i bhféilte. Ba é Féile Bia Iarthar Phort Láirge an t-aon iarratasóir ó Chontae Phort Láirge. Dúirt McGuiness, atáContinue reading “Cuireann McGuinness fáilte roimh mhaoiniú Forais na Gaeilge le haghaidh Féile Bia Iarthar Phort Láirge”

Government move on Single Use Plastic falls far short of Waterford’s commitment – McGuinness

Sinn Féin area representative Conor D. McGuinness said that the recently announced move by Government to remove single use plastics from the state procurement system is to be welcomed, however it does not go far enough and falls fall short of the position adopted by Waterford City and County Council.   Conor D. McGuinness said:Continue reading “Government move on Single Use Plastic falls far short of Waterford’s commitment – McGuinness”

Sinn Féin selects three local election candidates for West Waterford 

Sinn Féin has announced three candidates to run in next year’s local elections in West Waterford. At a convention held in Waterford’s Woodlands Hotel last Friday the party membership endorsed Louise Brierley as the Sinn Féin candidate for the Lismore LEA. The convention also selected two candidates for the Dungarvan LEA where the party isContinue reading “Sinn Féin selects three local election candidates for West Waterford “

McGuinness urges Waterford dog walkers to be ‘tick aware’

Sinn Féin local area representative Conor McGuinness has urged dog walkers and anyone engaged in outdoor per suits to be ‘tick aware’. The warning came after a reported rise in tick bites across the country this summer. Conor McGuinness said, “I have been hearing of an increase in tick bites this summer from around theContinue reading “McGuinness urges Waterford dog walkers to be ‘tick aware’”

Thar am dul i ngleic le dumpáil mhídhleathach sa Rinn – Conor McGuinness

Dúirt ionadaí áitiúil de chuid Shinn Féin Conor McGuinness go bhfuil sé thar am dul i ngleic le dumpáil mhídhleathach sa Rinn. Dúirt Conor McGuinness:   “Bhí díomá orm málaí bruscair agus éadaí a fheiscint caite ar an talamh i Heilbhic agus i mBaile na nGall le déanaí. Is áiteanna áilinn scéimhe iad seo agusContinue reading “Thar am dul i ngleic le dumpáil mhídhleathach sa Rinn – Conor McGuinness”

Agri-loan delay is unacceptable – Conor McGuinness

Sinn Féin local representative Conor McGuinness has said that it is unacceptable that the Agri-loan scheme announced last October is facing further delays.   “The agri-loan scheme was announced late last year but to date this vital source of finance has not been made availabe to farmers despite the extraordinary and difficult situations that farmersContinue reading “Agri-loan delay is unacceptable – Conor McGuinness”

Last chance to apply for community enhancement grants – Conor McGuinness

Sinn Féin local representative Conor McGuinness has reminded community and sporint groups that Monday 30th is the final deadline to apply for funding under the Community Enhancement Programme.   “The Community Enhancement Programmeseeks to fund projects that exist to improve facilities in communities in disadvantaged areas. The programme offers funding to non-profit groups in orderContinue reading “Last chance to apply for community enhancement grants – Conor McGuinness”

Ongoing drought will have a serious impact on farm incomes – Conor McGuinness

Sinn Féin local representative Conor McGuinness has said that the ongoing drought will have a serious impact on farm incomes this year and into next year, and called on the Government to put their heads together now to ensure there are adequate fodder stocks availabel for winter.   Conor McGuinness said:   “The most recentContinue reading “Ongoing drought will have a serious impact on farm incomes – Conor McGuinness”