Archive for the category: ‘General News’

Sports Capital Grants announced.

Sports Capital Grants announced today. Cork South West Fine Gael TD Jim Daly has congratulated all the sports clubs who […]

Flood Relief Schemes progressing for Clonakilty, Bandon & Skibbereen

QUESTION NOS: 205, 206 & 207 DÁIL QUESTIONS addressed to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Deputy Brendan Howlin […]

€100,000.00 for CoAction Clonakilty

Clonakilty CoAction fundraising committee received a welcome boost this week with a presentation of €100,000 euro by local TD Jim […]

Design Team Appointed for Clonakilty Community College

Cork South west Fine Gael TD Jim Daly has this week received confirmation from the Department of Education that a […]

Progress Report on Government Policies

We have a clear plan to guide the Economy to better times. We exited the EU/IMF bailout as planned, without […]

Daly welcomes €364,000 in funding for restoration of the Signal Tower at the Old Head of Kinsale

Project approved as part of the Wild Atlantic Way Fine Gael Cork South West TD, Jim Daly, has today (Thursday) […]

Cork South West Applications Invited to €600,000 Support Programme

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland has launched their nationwide search for people who have innovative ideas and new solutions to solve some […]

If you always do what you always did – you will always get what you always got -Daly

A Government TD has proposed a maintenance scheme involving private contractors to tackle the County’s deteriorating road network costing just […]

School Admission Policies to be radically reformed – Daly

Education Committee publishes report in to School admission policies. The Joint Oireachtas Committee on Education and Social Protection has called […]

Clonakilty Chamber Director appointed to new Board to oversee growth at Cork Airport

Solicitor Emma O’Brien who is a Director of Clonakilty Chamber of Commerce has been appointed by Minister Leo Varadkar to […]

€250,000 for Bandon Community Hospital

Cork Southwest Fine Gael TD Jim Daly has confirmed that the HSE has allocated €250,000 towards the upgrade of existing […]

Politics to be included as new subject at Leaving Cert – Daly

Fine Gael Cork South West TD, Jim Daly, has received confirmation from the Minister for Education, Ruairí Quinn TD, that […]

More funding, more services, more staff in new improved system for local enterprise supports

Local Enterprise Offices will be up and running in April 6th February 2014 A new improved system of Local Enterprise […]

Postcodes for Ireland in 2015

Minister welcomes signing of National Postcode System contract 27 January 2014 The Minister of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, Pat […]

For the Attention of 3rd level students.

The Department of Finance, in association with the Trinity Economic Forum, is pleased to announce a new economic policy competition […]

Clonakilty Flood Defence Scheme update

Jan14 Please click on the following link to receive an update on the current stage of the Clonakilty Flood Defence […]

Greater Focus on Job Creation needed in West Cork – Daly

Cork South West Fine Gael TD Jim Daly has called for greater focus on job creation in regions such as […]

Clonakilty Community College extension to proceed to Design Stage

Clonakilty based Fine Gael TD Jim Daly has received confirmation from the Department of Education that a Design Team is […]

Cork schools in line for funding following reintroduction of school improvement schemes

€70m to be provided under the Minor and Summer Works Schemes Fine Gael Cork South West Deputy, Jim Daly, has […]

Daly welcomes easing of jobseekers’ payment restrictions on older people

Speaking following the publication today (Wednesday) of the Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2013, which gives effect to a number […]

Daly calls on INTO to review opposition to JobBridge Scheme

Stance adopted by union demonstrates an ‘I’m alright, Jack’ approach to graduate teachers Speaking today (Thursday) during a Topical Issue […]

Budget continues to Support Business – Key to recovery for all citizens.

Further job-creation measures included in Budget 2014 include: · Retention of the 9% VAT rate for the hospitality sector – […]

150 Jobless to begin work with Cork County Council

A proposal by Cork Southwest Fine Gael TD Jim Daly to allow unemployed persons to work on Council schemes is […]

Government TD warns against Penny wise but Pound foolish increase in Pupil/Teacher ratio in upcoming Budget.

One Government TD has written to Education Minister Ruairí Quinn expressing his opposition to any increase in the Pupil/Teacher ratio […]

Would you like to be in the Chamber at Newgrange for the Winter Solstice this year?

The Office of Public Works is delighted to announce that it will be running an Art Competition for primary and […]