Dáil Issues

Archive for the ‘National’ Category

Pensions Authority


Dáil Issues, National, Social Welfare

Clare questions David Begg’s appointment as chair of the Pensions Authority.

Features, National

From Edward Horgan, Shannon Watch

Hello all, 5313

At Shannon airport yesterday 7th January, the car parks were more than half empty. The showers of hail, rain, and the wind seemed to epitomise a failed airport project. Over the years our Dublin based, and Dublin orientated governments have stripped the economic life out of Shannon airport in favour of Dublin airport, and used US military flights and up to three million US soldiers to massage the passenger figures using Shannon airport. I note that just before Christmas, Airport CEO, Neil Parkey, did not have his contract renewed – no reason given. Prior to coming to Shannon three years ago he had been very successful as Manager of Liverpool John Lennon Airport.

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Events, National, Protests


Dáil Debates, Human Rights, National

Clare raised concerns about prison conditions in Maghaberry, Northern Ireland.