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Arklow Debt Expo, Saturday April 26

Arklow Debt Expo, Saturday April 26

On Saturday April 26, myself and Local Election Candidate Tom Curran will be holding a day long expo on dealing with debt in the Arklow Bay Hotel from 10 am onwards. The day will consist of two public sessions followed by a series of Free one-to-one consultations. 10am to 11am: Practical options for anyone dealing...
Supporting Arklow Cancer Support Group

Supporting Arklow Cancer Support Group

The other day I visited the Arklow Cancer Support Group. It’s been hugely successful in the area. They’ve more than doubled the number of clients they help in the last year alone. The demand for emotional and practical support has been huge, as proven by the growth. We also have the community to thank for...
Tom Curran to run in South Wicklow

Tom Curran to run in South Wicklow

I’m delighted to be supporting Tom Curran as a candidate in the upcoming Local Elections. Tom will be running in the South Wicklow Municipal District, which includes Arklow, Aughrim and Avoca. Tom is a man of great integrity who has learned the importance of speaking up for those who need support. He will make a...
An Post & Arklow Main Street

An Post & Arklow Main Street

An Post has told me that it intends to stay on Arklow Main Street in the short to medium term. Work to install a disability ramp and upgrade the interior of the current post office will be underway soon. They are aware of the key role they play on the Main Street, and know there...
Government to consider subsidising Arklow to Dublin Bus Route

Government to consider subsidising Arklow to Dublin Bus Route

Yesterday the Government has confirmed to Stephen Donnelly, Independent TD for Wicklow and East Carlow that it will consider subsidising the Number 2 Wexford to Dublin Bus, due to its importance for the people of Arklow in accessing Saint Vincent’s Hospital. This follows confirmation from Bus Eireann that it intends to reverse some of the...
Arklow Bus Route: Briefing from Bus Eireann.

Arklow Bus Route: Briefing from Bus Eireann.

Martin Nolan, Chief Executive of Bus Eireann just held a briefing in Leinster House on the number two bus route that serves Arklow and Saint Vincent’s hospital. Mister Nolan is extremely aware of the issues at hand and was conscious that the decision to pull the service from Saint Vincent’s impacts on customers’ access to...