Ireland Must be Firm on Backstop

The overwhelming vote to reject the proposed Brexit deal between the EU and the UK should not mean any dilution to the backstop which was essential to protecting Ireland’s future interests.[more]

‘Dress for Success’ in European Parliament

Fashion designer and business woman Sonya Lennon was in the European Parliament today, Tuesday, November 27th, with colleagues from the international charity ‘Dress for Success’ which she brought to Ireland in 2011 and is...[more]

Mediation not Confrontation on Farm Debt

Where farmers are engaged in meaningful mediation with vulture funds, there should be no forced sales and consequent evictions. This was stated by Marian following a protest which she attended outside BidX1 offices, a global...[more]

Is this a Full Stop to the Backstop

'Have we finally reached a full stop on the backstop' - this is the question that many people are asking here in Strasbourg this evening. This was stated by Marian when she expressed her cautious optimism that the current...[more]

Bord na Mona Workers Could be in Line for EU Fund

Workers to be made redundant in Bord na Mona could avail of assistance under the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF). This was stated, today, Thursday, October 25th, by Marian who was the chief negotiator for the...[more]