Poolbeg incident will worry Mungret residents

9 Meitheamh 2017 Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said concerns in Limerick, Clare and Tipperary around the safety of the proposed incinerator at the Irish Cement plant in Mungret will not have been helped by today’s incident in Dublin. Speaking after 11 people were hospitalised following an “uncontrolled…

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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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Ireland stands with Palestine

6 Bealtaine 2017 Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called on the people of Limerick to support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign against Israel. Speaking at an event commemorating the 36th anniversary of the death of Bobby Sands in the city, the Ireland South MEP sent a message…

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WIFI4EU moves a step closer to reality

5 Aibreán 2017  Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada’s report on WIFI4EU has been adopted by a committee vote this week in Strasbourg. The public WiFi proposals will now move to the Plenary stage where they are expected to be passed, paving the way for the creation of WiFi hubs in towns…

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