Morris says future of Tipperary water resources under threat

Sinn Féin’s Tipperary General Election candidate Cllr. Séamie Morris has said that the future of Tipperary’s water resources and the protection of our ground water for future generations has is now in question. He was speaking on the issue ahead of the mass mobilization on Saturday by Right2Water Ireland. Cllr Morris said: “The Irish Water […]

USI calls on all Political Parties to Commit to Mental Health Reform before the General Election

The Union of Students in Ireland is calling on all political parties to commit to mental health reform and suicide prevention before the General Election. The number of students reporting mental health issues has increased, but as a result of hiring restrictions most colleges can’t afford to hire extra counselling staff to meet the demand. Research by […]

Support for any Government strictly conditional on red line issues – McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has clarified reports that he is willing to support a joint party government after the election. Deputy McGrath was speaking after he was asked by Tipp FM Radio if he would consider supporting such an arrangement after February 26th: “I made it very clear in my statement that my support for […]

Poll highlights that Irish likely to vote for politician who has engaged them on Social Media

As the General Election was announced, Samantha Kelly, co-creator of the upcoming Social Media Summit, has revealed that most people (53%) would be more likely to vote for a politician who has engaged them on Social Media. The TEDx speaker (see video below) and Ireland’s own tweeting goddess (@tweetingGoddess) ran the Twitter poll, which attracted […]

Morris calls for public to support Sinn Féin vision, says Ireland at crossroads in time

Sinn Féin’s Tipperary General Election candidate Cllr. Séamie Morris has called on the public to realise that Sinn Féin’s progressive vision for society is the best option to achieve the ideals of the Republic. He was speaking after Taoiseach Enda Kenny dissolved the 31st Dáil this morning and announced Friday, February 26th as the date […]

Young people in South Tipperary urged to register in time for General Election

1221 young people in South Tipperary have turned 18 since last year and will have right to vote Deadline for supplementary register may be as soon as 8th February The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) is encouraging young people in County South Tipperary to make sure they are registered to vote, given that a […]

Youth Council urges young people in North Tipperary to register in time for General Election

982 young people in North Tipperary have turned 18 since last year and will have right to vote Deadline for supplementary register may be as soon as 8th February The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) is encouraging young people in County North Tipperary to make sure they are registered to vote, given that a […]

Ibec Mid-West launches general election campaign today

Creating jobs and maintaining a positive business environment must be a priority for next government Ibec Mid-West, the group that represents business in the region, will today (17 November)  launch its General Election campaign bringing together business leaders, policymakers and general election candidates to set out the key business priorities in the region for the […]

Youth Council urges young people in South Tipperary to get on Electoral Register in time for General Election

1221 young people in South Tipperary have turned 18 since last year and will have right to vote Deadline to avoid supplementary register is 25th November –   The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) is encouraging young people in South Tipperary to make sure they are registered to vote, given that a General Election […]

Youth Council urges young people in North Tipperary to get on Electoral Register in time for General Election

982 young people in North Tipperary have turned 18 since last year and will have right to vote Deadline to avoid supplementary register is 25th November –   The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) is encouraging young people in North Tipperary to make sure they are registered to vote, given that a General Election […]

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