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 …

His work is done!

In Blog by Denis Naughten

Just as our country has come full circle in its relationship with Britain, one of the key architects of the peace process slipped away quietly. Garret Fitzgerald, as Minister for Foreign Affairs in the 1970s, was one of the key figures directly involved in negotiating the Sunningdale Agreement, which set up the original power-sharing Executive in Northern Ireland. This was …

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 …

“Eat only Irish for a week” campaign highlights the strength and diversity of Irish produce – Naughten

In Agriculture, Campaigns, Roscommon-South Leitrim by Denis Naughten

Pictured at the launch of “Eat only Irish week” from the 9th to 15th May, an initiative to promote local Irish food businesses was from left Minister for Agriculture, Marine and Food , Simon Coveney TD ; Brendan Allen, Castlemine Farm, Roscommon ; and Deputy Denis Naughton TD , Roscommon/ Sth Leitrim. Irish produced food is among the best in …

The First 50 Days

In Blog by Denis Naughten

First 50 days under its belt but most of the focus of Government to date has been on the banks. One bank Report after another and none of it good news. The next 50 days have to be different; they have to focus on jobs and implementing a targeted jobs plan. It won’t be easy, but delivering on this within …