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Irish Water Works in progress in Ballaghaderreen – HOPKINS

  Senator Maura Hopkins recently met with Irish Water Officials and the contractors in Ballaghaderreen who are completing work to the water mains on the Sligo Road and Dalton Terrace.…

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Funding for Local Agricultural Shows

Fine Gael Senator Maura Hopkins has stated that it is very positive that local agricultural shows are to receive a grant of €5,000 each to support their work.   Senator…

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Update on Roscommon Courthouse

Senator Hopkins stated that “I met this morning (Thursday 24th October) with Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan T.D. regarding Roscommon Courthouse.  This is an issue I have been…

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Bord na Mona to invest €1.6 Billion over the next 10 years

Fine Gael Senator Maura Hopkins has described as positive the announcement by Bord na Mona today (16th October) that they are to invest €1.6 Billion into its operations over the…

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Minister Doherty launches Ábalta Ros Comáin

Speaking after the launch of Ábalta Ros Comáin, the new ability programme for the County which is being led by Roscommon LEADER Partnership, Senator Maura Hopkins stated, “It was fantastic…

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HSE to proceed with disposal of St. Brigid’s Campus, Ballinasloe

It has been confirmed to Senator Maura Hopkins in the Seanad on 15th October that the HSE is to proceed with the disposal of the St. Brigid’s Hospital site in…

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Fire Safety Works for Lecarrow N.S.

  Lecarrow National School has received funding for fire safety works, Fine Gael Senator Maura Hopkins has said. Senator Hopkins stated, “My colleague, Minister for Education and Skills, Joe McHugh…

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Statement on Budget 2020

  This budget is rightly focussed on planning for the potential of a no-deal Brexit which presents an enormous challenge to our country.  In the event of a no deal…

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Minister Michael Ring visits Carrick NS, Ballinlough to view plans for Car Park facility

Minister Ring met with members of the Board of Management and Car Park Committee of Carrick National School in Ballinlough on Saturday last 21st September 2019. The purpose of this visit…

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Minister Ring performs official opening of Castlerea Demesne walking path upgrades and visits An Chistin Food Hub

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring T.D. performed the official opening of the newly upgraded paths at Castlerea Demesne and visited An Chistin Food Hub on Saturday last…

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Minister Ring launches Athleague Community and Economic Plan

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring T.D. visited Athleague on Saturday 21st September last to launch the Athleague Community and Economic Plan. Speaking after the launch Senator Hopkins…

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