Author Archives: paulasi

12 Jun
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Employment in Tipperary

Very disappointing to see the Live Register in Tipperary rose during the month of May. Only recently the Government announced it had got the country back to work. These latest figures are a clear example that the Governments strategy for ...

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21 May
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Michael Lowry TD has expressed his apprehension at the botched attempts to introduce the Free under 6’s GP Scheme

Michael Lowry TD has expressed his apprehension at the botched attempts by the Minister for Health and the HSE to introduce the Free under 6’s GP Scheme “I’m aware that at a recent meeting of South Tipperary General Practitioners 27 ...

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