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Cathal Foley Elected Chairperson Of Kerry Sinn Féin Board

Cathal Foley Elected Chairperson Of Kerry Sinn Féin Board

February 23, 2015 at 1:10 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn Féin elected a new officer board at the AGM of it’s Comhairle Ceantair in Tralee last Thursday evening. Former Tralee town councillor Cathal Foley was selected to replace outgoing chairperson Ristéard Ó Fuaráin. Robert Brosnan from Lispole was elected as Vice-Chairperson. Outgoing secretary Yvonne Sugrue from Ballybunion was returned. The […]

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Sinn Féin TD Calls For Dáil Debate IT Tralee And CIT Merger Issue

Sinn Féin TD Calls For Dáil Debate IT Tralee And CIT Merger Issue

February 10, 2015 at 12:50 pm Comments are Disabled

  NORTH Cork Central Sinn Féin TD, Jonathan O’ Brien, has called on the Minister for Education Jan O’ Sullivan to meet with stakeholders in an effort to address their concerns about the proposed IT Tralee and CIT merger. The merger is set to cost in the region of  €6.7 million […]

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Six Kerry TDs Earned Almost €3m In Just Over Three Years

Six Kerry TDs Earned Almost €3m In Just Over Three Years

January 21, 2015 at 10:33 pm 1 comment

  KERRY’S six TDs have received almost €3m in salaries and expenses since their election to the Dail in March 2011, to July of 2014, according to a report by the RTE Investigations Unit. Five of the TDs received over half a million euro each. Kerry South Fine Gael Brendan Griffin earned […]

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Charlie Kerins.

Kerry County Council To Ask Minister To Review Charlie Kerins Conviction

January 14, 2015 at 11:59 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council are to write to the Minister for Justice, to ask that Charlie Kerins’ conviction for the murder of a Detective Sergeant 70 years ago, be reviewed. Sinn Fein Cllr Pa Daly made the proposal at last week’s meeting of the Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council. There […]

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Martin Ferris and Cllr Robert Beasley (left of Deputy Ferris) at the Sinn Fein protest in Tralee on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Sinn Fein Organises Protest Outside Bank To Highlight Repossession Orders

December 21, 2014 at 12:06 pm Comments are Disabled

ABOUT 40 people gathered outside AIB in Castle Street on Saturday to highlight the 65 repossession cases which came before a Tralee court this week. “When you have 65 orders coming on the one day in Tralee it’s quite stark and frightening, so that’s why we’re here to highlight it,” […]

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Sinn Féin To Protest Outside Tralee Banks On Saturday

Sinn Féin To Protest Outside Tralee Banks On Saturday

December 19, 2014 at 3:02 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn Féin TD Martin Ferris will lead a protest outside banks in Tralee tomorrow. Sinn Féin say the protest is “to highlight the government’s continuing failure to deal with mortgage debt crisis and the banks aggressive behaviour towards those in mortgage distress.” This week saw financial institutions take 65 […]

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Charlie Kerins.

Republicans To Mark 70th Anniversary Of Execution Of Charlie Kerins

December 3, 2014 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn Féin will hold their annual Volunteer Charlie Kerins commemoration on this Friday, December 5. Members and supporters of Sinn Fein will march from the Pikeman on Denny Street at 8pm to the monument at Charlie Kerins park in Strand Road where Cllr Damien Quigg will give the oration. […]

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Cllr Ferris Slams Gateway Scheme As SF Calls For IDA To Attend Council Meeting

Cllr Ferris Slams Gateway Scheme As SF Calls For IDA To Attend Council Meeting

November 7, 2014 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

SINN Féin councillors in Kerry are calling on representatives from Enterprise Ireland and the IDA to attend its next council meeting to discuss the need for  job creation for the county. The motion to be tabled by Cllr Robert Beasley at Monday’s meeting of Kerry County Council. “Of the 46 jobs that were advertised […]

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VIDEO: ‘I’ll Go To Prison Rather Than Pay A Cent’ Says Ferris

VIDEO: ‘I’ll Go To Prison Rather Than Pay A Cent’ Says Ferris

November 2, 2014 at 10:45 am Comments are Disabled

SINN Fein Deputy Martin Ferris says he will suffer any consequences, including prison, rather than pay a cent to Irish Water. The Kerry North/West Limerick politician was speaking in the Square after the protest march in Tralee in which over 3,000 people took part in appalling weather conditions. The protest […]

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VIDEO/PHOTOS: Hundreds Protest Through Town Against Water Charges

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Hundreds Protest Through Town Against Water Charges

October 26, 2014 at 8:59 am Comments are Disabled

A CROWD of around 400 people took part in a march through Tralee on Saturday, to protest against water charges. The protest was organised by a combination of parties and organisations including Mandate, Unite, Sinn Fein, Right2Water, Independent TDs and councillors. “We all came together in this campaign; people from […]

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Pa Daly out the back of his offices in 23 Rock Street where a tannery was once located. Photo by Dermot Crean

Town Estate Should Be Exempt From Water Charges Says Daly

October 1, 2014 at 2:48 pm Comments are Disabled

SINN Féin Kerry County Councillor Pa Daly has said there is huge anger in St. Brendan’s Park in Tralee over the introduction of water charges despite high levels of lead in the water found over the past few months. Cllr. Daly said that one house in the estate was recently found […]

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Video: Sinn Fein Keeps Up Protests Against Gaza Bombings

Video: Sinn Fein Keeps Up Protests Against Gaza Bombings

August 11, 2014 at 12:04 pm Comments are Disabled

SATURDAY last saw another gathering of people in the Square to protest against the violence in Gaza following a fresh wave of bombings at the weekend. About 100 or so took part in the Sinn Fein-organised demonstration which marched through the town.   “We’ll be out here as long as we have […]

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Sinn Fein Motion To Reduce Property Tax To Come Before Council

Sinn Fein Motion To Reduce Property Tax To Come Before Council

July 4, 2014 at 2:50 pm Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more  SINN Fein will table a motion at the next full meeting of Kerry County Council which will call on councillors to commit to reducing the Property Tax. A media report revealed this week that the Government is considering new cuts to 11 local authorities, including Kerry County […]

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