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238 social homes built in DLRCoCo in 2018

More than 8,400 social homes were added to the stock of social housing in 2018; 238 of them in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. Last year, one in every four houses built in Ireland was a social house and overall construction had increased 800% since the year before Rebuilding Ireland began. Well done to Minister Eoghan Murphy! This…

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Make citizenship ceremonies local

It is genuinely up-lifting to see people who have come to the country, made their futures here, and chosen to become part of our nation. Naturalised Irish citizens become citizens by way of a ceremony, arranged by the Department of Justice & Equaliy. In the past, that ceremony took place in District Courts around the…

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Social Media and Online Games – Advice for Parents Event

Well done to our new Fine Gael local election candidate in Dún Laoghaire, Lorraine Hall, for organising a great public meeting, entitled “Social media and online games – Advice for Parents”, which will take place on Monday, 4 March 2019 at 8.30pm in the Royal Marine Hotel, in Dún Laoghaire. We all know that social media…

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The Tonight Show Tonight

Looking forward to joining the panel on the Tonight Show on Virgin Media One television after 11pm, tonight.

I’ll be talking to Matt Cooper and Ciara Kelly about what appears to be a tentative resolution to the nurses’ strike, the National Children’s Hospital, and grotesque protests outside a Minister Simon Harris’ home.