New EU rules can boost regional airports

21 Meitheamh 2017 Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called on the governments north and south to work together to promote the country’s regional airports. The Ireland South MEP was speaking after a question she posed to the European Authorities revealed that new state aid rules now exempt certain…

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Minister must explain LEADER changes

26 Bealtaine 2017 Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called on Rural Affairs Minister Heather Humphreys to explain why the LEADER funding process has become needlessly complicated. The Ireland South MEP said changes to the way the European rural development fund was delivered were making it harder for communities…

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Liadh warns of gorse fire dangers

6 Bealtaine 2017 Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada is urging communities to be mindful of the dangers of gorse fires. The Ireland South MEP made the comments after a series of serious gorse fires took place across Cork, Kerry and Clare over the weekend. Fire fighters were called to…

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