Archive for : April, 2010

My April Newsletter

29th April, 2010

Please have a look at my April newsletter, available here.  All comments welcome!...

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Visit to St Dominic’s College

26th April, 2010

I visited this school last Friday morning to meet a 2nd year class. I gave a short presentation on politics and life in the......

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Gangland murder in peaceful pub has sent shockwaves through Cabra – Donohoe

24th April, 2010

“The community of Cabra is shocked and appalled by this latest gangland murder,” local Fine Gael Senator Paschal Donohoe said today (Saturday). “This murder......

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Number of Dublin buses back to 2001 levels yet State subsidy doubles to €80m – Donohoe

24th April, 2010

The number of buses on Dublin’s streets will fall back to levels last seen in 2001 if Dublin Bus gets away with its plan......

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The variety of political and constituency life

21st April, 2010

I’ve spent the last few nights at public meetings across the constituency dealing with really intense local issues. By intense I mean a resident......

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Public Meeting on Debt

19th April, 2010

Councillor Ray McAdam and I are organising a public meeting on debt in Stoneybatter next Monday night (26th) at 7.30 in Aughrim Street Parish......

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15th April, 2010

The Phibsborough Arts Festival is rapidly gathering momentum. It will be taking place across the 9th and 12th of September. Their website is

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Opening of Chancery House Gardens

14th April, 2010

Attended the opening of the new garden and precint improvement plan at Chancery House. An absolutely wonderful has been done in revamping the park,......

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1st April, 2010

CABRA FARM DEVELOPMENT A planning application was lodged with the City Council prior to Christmas for a nursing home to be built on the......

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