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News Archives for December, 2015

17 December, 2015

£229m funding boost for A5 is great news - Mc Aleer

Sinn Féin MLA Declan McAleer has welcomed a £229 million funding package for the A5 road upgrade project announced in the new Executive budget. Read full article


15 December, 2015

McCann raises concerns after Schoolboy knocked down in Fintona.

Sinn Féin West Tyrone Councillor Stephen McCann has raised safety concerns after a young schoolboy was knocked down in Fintona on Tuesday morning. Read full article


15 December, 2015

McElduff concerned at possible Homebase job losses

Sinn Féin MLA Barry McElduff has expressed concern at news that 39 jobs could be lost in Omagh with the possible closure of the town's Homebase DIY store. Read full article


9 December, 2015

Extra money for rural transport welcomed

Sinn Féin MLA Declan McAleer has welcomed the announcement of an extra £600,000 earmarked for rural transport. Read full article


7 December, 2015

Report should act as wake up call to DETI

A recent report 'Connecting Nations' by Ofcom has highlighted the Fermanagh and Omagh District are as the slowest in the north for Broadband speeds. Having been named specifically in the report it tops the list followed by the Mid Ulster council area. Read full article


7 December, 2015

Spamount Recycling location a 'non-runner'- McHugh

Sinn Féin Councillor Ruairí Mc Hugh has said any proposal to site a new recycling facility at Spamount would be a 'non-runner' due to the site being in the wrong location and more importantly, the Spamount community do not want it. Read full article


6 December, 2015

McAleer congratulates emergency services on Flood response

Commenting on the effects of flooding across many areas of the North Sinn Féin West Tyrone MLA Declan McAleer congratulated the emergency services, particularly the Fire Service who dealt with over 30 incidents including the rescue of 10 people at a housing development in Strabane Read full article