McGettigan disappointed data centre got go-ahead

Sinn Féin Councillor Donna McGettigan has expressed disappointment that a promised data centre for Ennis has been given the go ahead.

Minister’s ‘stalling tactics’ an insult to Clare people

Clare’s Sinn Féin TD has said affected homes in Clare should be included in defective block redress scheme and has described Housing Minister Darragh O’Brien’s ‘stalling tactics’ as insulting to Clare folk.

TD Wynne to host mental health meeting

Clare Sinn Féin Deputy Violet-Anne Wynne will host a Clare Mental Health meeting this Wednesday 6th October at 6pm.

US occupation of Afghanistan facilitated by Shannon Airport –...

A Sinn Féin Senator has said that successive Irish governments should reflect on how their betrayal of Irish neutrality, through facilitating the use of Shannon Airport by US Military, has contributed to the 20-year war of occupation of Afghanistan.

Now is the time to tackle large class sizes...

Sinn Féin TD for Co. Clare, Deputy Violet-Anne Wynne has called on the Minister for Education to urgently tackle large class sizes, as figures released to the party show there are over 2,500 classes across the country with over 30 kids. 

Child Benefit must be paid over summer for 16-18...

Clare Sinn Féin TD Violet-Anne Wynne has called on the government to pay Child Benefit in respect of 16-18 year olds over the Summer months, after many families expecting Child Benefit this week did not receive it.

Wynne calls for right to retire at 65 

Clare Sinn Féin TD Violet-Anne Wynne has called on all TDs to back the party’s motion to restore the right to retire at 65, which will come before the Dáil next week.

Clarity needed on School Transport Grant

The Department of Education has been called upon to immediately clarify the finer details around the July provision transportation grant.

Protest today at lack of mental health services

Sinn Féin hold a three hour protest outside Ennis Hospital today to further highlight the crisis in the Clare mental health service.