Archive for : June, 2010

Closure of Respite Services

30th June, 2010

I raised the issue of the closure of respite services provided by the Daughters of Charity in an adjournment debate last night. I am......

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29th June, 2010

Clonliffe Road and District Local Update FITZGIBBON STREET GARDA STATION Much concern has been expressed regarding the future of Fitzgibbon Street Garda Station. I......

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The Lee Lesson

28th June, 2010

When George left the party I thought the sky would fall in on us. It didn’t. After the O’Donoghue resignation I thought the same......

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Michael Jackson Charity Fun Day

27th June, 2010

All organised by Joe Dowling for his daughter Christine for Crumlin Children’s Hospital....

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Cutting in Respite Care Services

25th June, 2010

Last night I attended a public meeting on the cutting of respite services for parents and family members looking after a family member with......

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The Merchant Shipping Bill 2009

24th June, 2010

I spent all of yesterday grappling with this bill. It is not an area that I have a huge amount of expertise in so......

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Thoughts on ‘Aftershock : Reshaping the world economy after the crisis’ by Philippe Legrain

2nd June, 2010

Globalisation once appeared inevitable and irreversible. The ability of capital, labour and information to flow instantly around the world made national borders appear irrelevant....

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