Hayes welcomes major deal for the equine industry

Fine TD for South Tipperary Tom Hayes has today warmly welcomed the deal announced by the Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney that Ireland is to assist China in establishing a multi billion euro national equine centre. “China recognises that Ireland is the world leader in this industry and they have turned to the best to […]

Minister’s Pursuit of Advance Release of €600 Million EU Farm Payments is Very Welcome – Hayes

South Tipperary Fine Gael TD Tom Hayes has welcomed the decision by Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney to lobby for bringing forward the awarding of the Single Farm Payment (SFP) by the EU Commission. This week, Minister Coveney announced his intention to have the payments worth €600 million brought forward from December to October at […]

Additional 11 South Tipperary School Building Projects get Funding under Jobs Initiative – Hayes

Eleven additional schools have been approved for Summer Works Scheme funding in South Tipperary under the Jobs Initiative launched last week. “Eleven schools in South Tipperary were this week approved for funding under the Summer Works Scheme, as Part of the Fine Gael-Labour Jobs Initiative. I am very supportive of this funding which will go […]

€1.8 million Roads Funding Includes Funding for Bansha and Golden as Part of Jobs Initiative – Hayes

South Tipperary T.D. Tom Hayes has welcomed the additional €1.8 million to be spent on South Tipperary Roads in 2011 as part of the Jobs Initiative launched this week, which includes €138,000 for Golden village and €43,500 for Grallagh, near Bansha. “As part of this week’s Jobs Initiative, County Councils across the country are being […]

Tom Hayes T.D. and Simon Coveney Welcome “Eat Only Irish Week” Event

The #eatonlyirishforaweek campaign has made huge strides in promoting the quality and variety of Irish food products – Hayes Irish produced food is among the best in the world according to Tom Hayes T.D., who helped to launch a last week’s campaign to eat only Irish food for a week. The first #eatonlyirishforaweek campaign ran […]

€1.8 million for South Tipperary Roads as Part of Jobs Initiative – Hayes

South Tipperary T.D. Tom Hayes has welcomed the additional €1.8 million to be spent on South Tipperary Roads in 2011 as part of the Jobs Initiative launched this week. “As part of this week’s Jobs Initiative, County Councils across the country are being provided with an additional €60 million for the Regional and Local Roads […]

South Tipperary General Hospital’s Future is Assured – Hayes

South Tipperary T.D. Tom Hayes is very pleased to assure the people of South Tipperary that the future for South Tipperary General Hospital is safe. “I am very pleased to confirm that South Tipperary General Hospital’s future is assured and that the existing services are secured for the future, under a Fine Gael lead government. […]

Two-Tier Commercial Rates System for Business Must be Investigated – Hayes

South Tipperary T.D. Tom Hayes has called on the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government to work with Local Authorities to investigate a two-tier commercial rates system. “At present, large employers or multinationals who are located here in Ireland move here for a number of reasons, including our low corporation tax rate. They benefit […]

Improvements to Opening Hours and Promotion of Cahir Abbey Following Brian Hayes’s Visit

South Tipperary T.D. Tom Hayes has welcomed a number of improvements to the access to and promotion of Cahir Abbey as a result of Brian Hayes T.D.’s visit to the Abbey. “As Minister of State in the Department of Finance, Brian Hayes T.D. is also Minister with Responsibility for the O.P.W. and I was very […]

Further Job Losses in Tipperary Prove Jobs Must be the Priority – Hayes

South Tipperary T.D. Tom Hayes has today pushed the importance of tackling the jobs crisis, in light of further job losses in Pall, in Tipperary Town. Speaking at his media launch, Tom Hayes said: “At the heart of the current economic crisis is an unemployment crisis, which is only proven by today’s news that almost […]

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