Concern raised by Ambulance transfers from Roscommon – Naughten

In Health, Roscommon-South Leitrim by Denis Naughten

But Minister commits to independent assessment of medical research 21 July 2011 Denis Naughten TD has expressed serious concern regarding the failure to provide adequate and appropriate emergency ambulance service to the people of County Roscommon. However, Denis Naughten has been given a commitment by the Health Minister, to have an independent evaluation of the medical evidence which it is …

Naughten meets with Health Minister regarding Roscommon A&E

In Health, Roscommon-South Leitrim by Denis Naughten

Local TD Denis Naughten has met with Health Minister James Reilly regarding the serious threat that presently hangs over the A&E department at Roscommon County Hospital. At the meeting Deputy Naughten expressed his deep concern regarding proposals to reduce the opening hours of the A&E department and outlined the anger felt from the local community served by Roscommon County Hospital. …

Naughten taking threats to County Hospital directly to Minister

In Health, Roscommon-South Leitrim by Denis Naughten

Local TD Denis Naughten has today (Monday) confirmed that he is to meet with the Minister for Health to seek immediate action to avert the current threat from the HSE to Roscommon Hospital. Denis Naughten stated that he is taking the threats by the HSE regarding services at the hospital very seriously and confirmed he will bring the issue directly …

Oliver Carty announcement good for jobs & farmers – Naughten

In Business & Jobs, South Roscommon by Denis Naughten

The announcement by Oliver Carty Ltd that it has signed a new “100% Irish” deal with SuperValu and Centra is a major boost for local jobs and pig farmers, states local TD Denis Naughten. “The Monksland based company which employs 130 people has signed a new contract with the Musgrave Group, which will not only secure existing employment at the …

Naughten welcomes endorsement of Western Development Commission role

In Business & Jobs, West-Roscommon by Denis Naughten

Local TD Denis Naughten has welcomed the Government endorsement of the valuable role which the Western Development Commission (WDC) plays in developing the economy of the West of Ireland. Deputy Naughten said: “The WDC provides a service that supports existing employment as well as assists with the establishment of new employment in the region. “As a member of the last …

Action needed to support & create jobs – Naughten

In Business & Jobs, Mid-Roscommon, Roscommon-South Leitrim by Denis Naughten

Local TD Denis Naughten has called for greater awareness to be made available of existing Government supports for local business which can protect existing jobs and help to create new ones. Address a small business forum at the Bank of Ireland in Roscommon Town today (Friday), Denis Naughten said that the State presently provides a range of supports to help …

Naughten welcomes approval of 6 Summer Work Schemes

In East-Roscommon, Families, Mid-Roscommon, North-Roscommon, West-Roscommon, Young People by Denis Naughten

Denis Naughten has welcomed the approval of a further six applications for summer works in local schools, with a total of 14 schools now set to benefit throughout the county. The successful schools on this occasion were Cloonfad NS; Kilmore NS; St. Mary’s NS, Strokestown; Naoimh Eoin, Lecarrow; CBS Roscommon which have been sanctioned for roof works and Castlerea Community …

Naughten welcomes €3.5m for Roscommon & Leitrim roads

In Infrastructure, Roscommon-South Leitrim by Denis Naughten

Local TD Denis Naughten has welcomed an additional allocation of funding for regional and local roads in counties Roscommon and Leitrim. For 2011 an additional allocation of €2,227,000 for Roscommon County Council and an additional €1,310,700 for Leitrim County Council has now been approved by the Department of Transport. Speaking about the investment, Denis Naughten said: “I welcome this important …

Significant boost for local jobs over last 7 days – Naughten

In Business & Jobs, East-Roscommon, Mid-Roscommon, North-Roscommon, Roscommon-South Leitrim, South Leitrim, South Roscommon, West-Roscommon by Denis Naughten

Close to 700 positions to be made available Job creation has been given a significant boost locally with three major announcements that impact on the region including County Roscommon, local TD Denis Naughten has stated. “Yesterday (Monday) we had the announcement of 100 jobs by local company Harmac in Castlerea, which has built on the success of Athlone Institute of …

Register now to avail of new Rural

In Business & Jobs, Infrastructure, Roscommon-South Leitrim by Denis Naughten

Scheme can address lack of access for those without service As part of the jobs initiative the Government has announced a new broadband scheme aimed at those living in rural areas who are unable of avail of a broadband service at present, Denis Naughten TD has outlined. “The Rural Broadband Scheme is designed to identify homes or businesses currently unable …