Latest Children’s Hospital resignation only deepens the fiasco,” Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said he welcomes the decision by the Chief Engineer of the National children’s Hospital to resign from his post. Deputy McGrath was speaking after Mr John Pollock, who has overseen the development of the site as Project director from its inception announced that he was stepping down from the role: […]

Hypocrisy and contradictions galore during Children’s Hospital debate – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said he is bitterly disappointed at the decision of both Fianna Fail and the Labour Party not to support a Motion calling for the suspension of works at the National Children’s Hospital at St James pending the outcome of an Independent Investigation. Deputy McGrath was speaking after he and members […]

Re-location of Children’s Hospital must now be placed firmly on the political agenda – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has called on the Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, and the Minister for Health, Simon Harris, to place an immediate halt to works being carried out on the site of the new National Children’s Hospital (NCH) at St James. Deputy McGrath was speaking after the shock announcement by the projects main construction contractor, […]

Minister Breen Welcomes Over 200 Companies to ‘Meet The Buyer’ Event

Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, Pat Breen welcomed over 200 construction companies to Enterprise Ireland’s ‘Meet the Buyer’ event for the construction of the new children’s hospital. In association with the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board, the business event took place at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham this […]

No Value For Money Analysis On Children’s Hospital While Orkambi Patients Die – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has accused the Minister for Health Simon Harris and the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Pascal Donohue of gross irresponsibility with respect to the monitoring of costs associated with the proposed National Children’s Hospital at St James in Dublin. Deputy McGrath was speaking after Minister O Donohue confirmed to him […]