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16 October, 2017

Sinn Féin Councillor, Kevin Savage, reminds groups about Peace IV Capital Grants.

Sinn Féin Councillor, Kevin Savage, reminds groups about Peace IV Capital Grants. He said: "Under the Shared Spaces and Services Capital grants are available of up to £100,000. "The closing date for applications is 31st of October so urgent action is required if your organisation has an idea Read full article


16 October, 2017

Peace IV Grants Closing Date Fast Approaching

Sinn Féin Councillor, Kevin Savage, reminds groups about Peace IV Capital Grants. Read full article


13 October, 2017

O' Dowd Welcomes Restoration of Schools IFA and GAA Funding.

Sinn Féin's MLA John O'Dowd has welcomed the decision by the Department for Education to reinstate schools IFA and GAA coaching funds. Read full article


12 October, 2017

O'Dowd Welcomes £40M for Health

Sinn Féin MLA John O'Dowd has welcomed the public confirmation of a £40 million cash injection for health. Read full article


11 October, 2017

PIP Claimants suffering from an unfair system

Sinn Féin MLA John O'Dowd has called for immediate reform to the Personal Independence Payment (PIP) benefit to resolve problems vulnerable people are experiencing in accessing payment. Read full article


10 October, 2017

Schools IFA and GAA Funding Must be Restored immediately - O' Dowd

Sinn Féin's MLA John O'Dowd has called on the Department for Education to reinstate schools IFA and GAA coaching funds. Read full article


10 October, 2017

Sinn Féin Councillor, Keith Haughian, condemns vicious attacks on family pets in North Lurgan.

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9 October, 2017

O'Dowd Responds to Kelly's Criticism

Sinn Fein MLA John O' Dowd has responded to SDLP MLA Dolores Kelly's criticism of Sinn Féin producing an alternative budget to the Fine Gael led government's budget in the South. Read full article


9 October, 2017

Cllr Savage Congratulates Players and Staff From St Patricks

Cllr Savage congratulates players and staff from St Patricks. "I would like to congratulate the staff and players from St Patrick's who won both the Mulholland and McFlynn cup on the same day." Read full article


6 October, 2017

O'Dowd Condemns Racist Attacks

Sinn Féin MLA John O'Dowd has said racist attacks in Banbridge are a product of hatred driven by ignorance. Read full article


6 October, 2017

Cllr Máire Cairns Calls for 'Supporting People' funding to be reinstated

Sinn Féin Cllr Máire Cairns has called on the Housing Executive to reinstate funding to providers of a housing support programme that helps vulnerable people in Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Council area. Read full article


5 October, 2017

O'Dowd Sends Condolences to Family

"Its is deeply saddening to learn that the death of 15 month old Cameron Tindale could potentially have been avoided." Read full article


5 October, 2017

Centrally Held Funds Must Be Released to Health Service

Sinn Fein MLA, John O'Dowd, attended and spoke at the Southern Health Trust public meeting on proposed cuts in Craigavon Hospital last week. Read full article


1 October, 2017

Councillor Mackle welcomes new pedestrian islands for Kiln Road.

Councillor Mackle welcomes new pedestrian islands for Kiln Road. He said: "I have spoken with Transport NI and they have confirmed that work will start on the new islands as soon as the ramps on the nearby Kiln Lane are in place." Read full article


1 October, 2017

Savage welcomes announcement of £1.5m in a new sports facility

Sinn Féin Councillor Kevin Savage has welcomed the announcement of £1.5m in a new sports facility at St Patrick College which will be used by the school and the local community. Read full article