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 […]

Seanad Eireann – an outdated and unnecessary stumbling block to real and urgent reform – Daly.

The Seanad is according to West Cork Fine Gael TD Jim Daly an undemocratic, outdated and unnecessary stumbling block to […]

Referendum votes should be counted at Clonakilty

Fine Gael TD for Cork South West Jim Daly has confirmed to the Southern Star that he has written to […]

Bandon Flood Relief Scheme to commence next year.

New Road remedial works to be included in overall flood relief scheme to commence next year – Daly Fine Gael […]

No Bank has the authority to sell your home.

Fine Gael Cork South West TD, Jim Daly, has today moved to reassure struggling homeowners in mortgage distress that repossession […]

Minister hails “inspirational” work on Kinsale signal tower

“Commendable and Inspirational” was the description used by Mister Brian Hayes when he spoke about the efforts of the Courceys […]

Security and cash held by Local Authorities must be released to complete unfinished housing estates – Daly

Cork County Council set to take charge of hundreds of estates making outlook for residents in unfinished areas infinitely brighter. […]


The Government is to introduce a new scheme for the long-term unemployed proposed by a West Cork TD. Social Protection […]

Daly calls for free GP care for the under 5s to be prioritised in Budget 2014

Fine Gael Cork South West Deputy, Jim Daly, has today (Wednesday) called for any spare capacity in this year’s Budget […]

Information in relation to Closure of “Cara House”

Cara House, Skibbereen is a residential home for twelve elderly women. It is managed by Skibbereen Geriatric Society, a company […]