Posts Tagged ‘irish water’

Government failure to keep records ‘disgraceful’

Fianna Fáil Councillor John O ‘Leary has slammed the “disgraceful attempts” by Environment Minster Alan Kelly to dismiss the Government’s failure to keep records of crucial meetings involving the establishment of Irish Water. The Killmeaden based Councillor has said it is outrageous that no minutes were kept of high level meetings between former Minster Phil Hogan [...]

Anti-water charge march draws 2,000

Anti-Water Charge protestors marching over Rice Bridge and onto The Quay on Saturday last. 										| Photo: Mick Wall
An estimated 2,000 people marched from The Glen to The Mall last Saturday afternoon in opposition to upcoming water charges. Representatives of many local communities and groups were involved in the march, with a number of well-known activists addressing the crowd on The Mall. Though the number was significantly down on a previous march late [...]