“Cork is at risk of losing its airport for good” warns TD in Dail #COVID #Downturn

“Cork is at risk of losing its airport for good” warns TD in Dail #COVID #Downturn

25 February 2021 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Sinn Féin TD for Cork South Central, Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire, today in the Dáil raised the ongoing lack of supports for the aviation sector and workers at Cork Airport, and called on the Government to urgently step up and support the Airport, before it’s too late. De[uty Ó […]

Legislation to give adopted people access to Birth Certificates

Legislation to give adopted people access to Birth Certificates

17 February 2021 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Sinn Féin has today introduced legislation in the Dáil to give survivors of Mother and Baby Homes access to their birth records. The Civil Registration Amendment Bill 2021 will enable any adopted person to access a copy of their birth certificate. Speaking on the Bill, Sinn Féin TD […]

POLITICS: Arcadia Group retail workers MUST receive fair redundancy package says TD @DonnchadhOL

POLITICS: Arcadia Group retail workers MUST receive fair redundancy package says TD @DonnchadhOL

29 January 2021 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Workers need to be treated honourably Sinn Féin TD for Cork South Central, Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire, has said that government must ensure that retail workers in the Arcadia Group have their collective agreement honoured and that they receive a fair redundancy package. The call comes amid reports that […]

Ireland is great for making laws… but enforcement is another story… the latest example is dog theft

Ireland is great for making laws… but enforcement is another story… the latest example is dog theft

8 January 2021 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Reacting to the news this week that the government are looking at introducing new laws to address dog theft, Sinn Féin TD Thomas Gould said their poor track record on implementing existing laws shows that new measures are useless if not enforced. Teachta Gould said: “Dog theft is […]

COVID19: How to ventilate a school classroom during winter?

COVID19: How to ventilate a school classroom during winter?

23 November 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Students are cold in their classrooms, ventilation plan must be made clear by Government for winter months – Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire TD Cork South Central TD, and Sinn Féin spokesperson for Education, Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire has called on the Government to deliver clear guidelines to schools on ventilation, […]

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