MEP seats should go north – Ni Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has reiterated her call for any extra seats Ireland is allocated in the EU post-Brexit to go to the north. The Ireland South MEP said it was important we use whatever influence we have to ensure Irish citizens in the north are not disenfranchised.…

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Ros a Mhíl closure due to Government failures – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said the Government must demand fairer fishing quotas for Ireland post-Brexit and distribute those quotas more evenly. The Ireland South MEP, who sits on the EU Fisheries Committee, made the comments as the largest fish processing plant in Connemara closed its doors, citing…

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Food banks result of cost of living crisis – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said the explosion in food banks and similar initiatives across Ireland is a searing indictment of the government’s complete lack of interest in the cost of living crisis. The Ireland South MEP made the comments as she visited the Feed Cork group in…

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Language courses must be protected

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said she is deeply concerned about the loss of Irish language courses in Ballyvourney due to the lack of Mna Ti. The Ireland South MEP, who is from the area, said more should be done to support people who open their homes to…

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