Weekly Update

✅ Met with the French Ambassador, Vincent Guerénd to discuss Defence issues and also to welcome him to Portarlington in the near future.
✅ Attended a technical briefing on the Marine Area Planning Bill.
✅ Spoke in the Dáil about the Autism Bill and highlighted issues affecting people with autism and their families.
✅ Visited O’Loughlin’s farm in Monasterevin to attend their sustainable farming webinar.
✅ Raised the issue of micro-generation of electricity with Minister Eamon Ryan in the Dáil and how best to ensure those who provide surplus energy to the National Grid are paid.
✅ Spoke in the Dáil about the EU Singapore deal.
✅ Went to the Swiss embassy to attend the launch of the Swiss campaign to succeed Ireland on the UN Security Council once our term ends next year.
✅ Spoke in the Dáil about relevant issues in advance of the European Council meeting in Brussels.
✅ Attended the Riverbank Theatre in Newbridge for the screening of the movie “Limbo”.
✅ Met with various constituents in both the Newbridge and Portarlington Constituency offices to assist with issues of concern for them.
As always, don’t hesitate to get in contact with me here or a member of the team in our constituency offices if we can assist you with any issues.
Hope everyone is enjoying the long weekend!
All the best & take good care,
📞 Newbridge – (045) 579 053
📞 Portarlington – (057) 860 0118