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59 new Gardaí assigned to Louth since recruitment resumed in 2014

A total of 59 new Gardaí have been assigned to the Louth Garda Division since recruitment resumed in 2014. That’s according to figures supplied by Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan

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Breathnach describes council’s decision to scrap recycling of plastic at bring banks as “regrettable”

Local TD Declan Breathnach has expressed his concern at the decision by Louth County Council to discontinue the collection of plastics from bring bank locations across the county from today.

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Breathnach insists no planning is in place as yet for hazardous waste facility on Carlingford Lough

Local TD Declan Breathnach has received assurances that no planning permission is yet in place for a proposed hazardous waste facility at Warrenpoint Docks on the northern shores of Carlingford

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Breathnach calls on application for proposed hazardous waste facility on Carlingford Lough to be declined

Local TD Declan Breathnach has called upon Minister for the Environment, Denis Naughten, together with his counterparts in the North and in the UK Department of the Environment to decline

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Incoming DkIT Students’ Union president and vice president meet with TDs in Leinster House

Incoming Dundalk IT Students’ Union president and vice president Pauraic Renaghan and Aaron Geagan travelled to Leinster House earlier this week to lobby TDs and senators on the Union of

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Waiting lists in Louth make for “depressing reading”, insists Breathnach

More than 200 patients waiting for inpatient services or surgery at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda have been waiting more than a year. That’s according to new figures

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McGahon elected new chair of Dundalk Municipal District Committee

Fine Gael Councillor John McGahon has been elected as the new chairman of the Dundalk Municipal District Committee at a meeting in the Town Hall tonight. The St Patrick’s Terrace

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Breathnach raises concern over “sub-standard” mobile phone coverage in Louth

Local TD Declan Breathnach has raised his concern about the patchy mobile phone coverage in Co Louth. Customers of various networks have been complaining recently about dropped signals and poor

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Breathnach remains committed to having Willow Grove being taken in charge by council

Local TD Declan Breathnach has insisted he remains committed to the prospect of the Willow Grove estate in Dundalk being taken in charge by Louth County Council. Local residents of

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Breathnach insists discussions will take place soon on future of Narrow Water Bridge project

Local TD Declan Breathnach insists that discussion will take shortly on what the next step is in relation to the Narrow Water Bridge. The proposed bridge, which was proposed to

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Louth TDs extend sympathies to victims of Manchester terror attack

Local TDs Gerry Adams and Declan Breathnach have extended their sympathies to those affected by the terror attack in Manchester last night. Up to 22 people were killed and 59

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Breathnach hits out at Government over lack of progress on high speed railway line between Dublin and Belfast

Local TD Declan Breathnach has hit out at the Government for their failure to undertake a cost-benefit analysis on the possibility of building a high speed railway line between Dublin

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Breathnach calls on council to develop new traffic management plan for Carrick Road

Local TD Declan Breathnach has lodged a submission to Louth Council to develop a Traffic Management Plan to deal with severe congestion and major build-ups on the Carrick Road in

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Breathnach expresses concern at plans to cut US corporate tax rate

Local TD Declan Breathnach has expressed his concern over the possible impact of the United States’ decision to cut their corporate tax rate. President Donald Trump earlier this week announced

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Breathnach calls on housing crisis in Louth to be addressed

Local TD Declan Breathnach has called for the housing crisis to be addressed as a matter of urgency. The Fianna Fáil TD said it was wrong that people had to