Category Archives: Safety

Roads
15 Mar
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Lowry Calls For Rural Road Funding

Lowry calls for Rural Road Funding Independent TD Michael Lowry, has requested that all Tipperary’s newly elected TD’s unite to ensure that necessary future funding for rural roads be made an immediate priority for the 32nd Dáil. “The Rural Road ...

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17 Jul
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IFA LAUNCHES NATIONAL FARM SAFETY AWARENESS DAY, TUESDAY 21ST JULY

IFA LAUNCHES NATIONAL FARM SAFETY AWARENESS DAY, TUESDAY 21ST JULY IFA President Eddie Downey is asking all farm families to take action to make their farm a safer place to live and work on National Farm Safety Awareness Day, Tuesday, ...

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What Ireland needs is greater participation in the democratic process, especially by young people in the political process. We also need to persuade every citizen that taking part in the system is not a luxury – it is your duty as an Irish citizen.

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