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Need to provide proper facilities for Irish Seal Sanctuary should be pursued by Fingal County Council
The issue of providing a permanent home for the Irish Seal Sanctuary was originally proposed for Balbriggan was raised this week in the Dáil by Clare Daly. The proposal intended to bring together the Sanctuary and a Maritime museum for the town has been continuously put on the long finger by the County Council.
There will be a public meeting this Monday in the GAA club on the Glen Ellan Road to discuss proposed relocation of Swords Library and other issues regarding our local library services. The meeting will take place at 8 pm.
The speakers are Clare Daly TD and local United Left Representative Ken Doyle.
Letter from a young school student from Rush asking Councillors to make sure that the library service is not cut in her area.
Thanks very much to Megan for allowing us to share.
My name is Megan Benson. I am twelve years old and I am a pupil at Rush National School.
Clare Daly TD and local Councillors David O’ Connor and David Sheehy attended a public meeting in Rush last night where cuts to local library hours were discussed. Estimates suggest as much as a 30% cut to library hours in Rush, Baldoyle and Balbriggan which will take effect from Monday 8th July 2013.