DonateSinn Féin Logo

Join

Top Nav

Farm Machinery Tracker Funding Available

  Local Sinn Féin agriculture spokesperson, Councillor Terry Hearty has encouraged farmers to apply for funding available to fit security devices to farm machinery. This money is being made available by the Departments of Agriculture and Justice and is designed to enable famers in farm theft hotspots across the North to fit Tracker and Cesar […]

Continue Reading

Lochrie Campbell Memorial Evening & tribute to Packie McDonald

  Members of the South Armagh community gathered on Friday 6th December for the annual memorial evening for Volunteers Jim Lochrie and Sean Campbell.  During the event tribute was also paid to Councillor Packie McDonald for his tireless efforts throughout his 20 years on Newry and Mourne District Council. Local Assembly Member and niece of […]

Continue Reading

Ó Muirí welcomes additional funding for Irish language broadcasting sector

Sinn Féin’s election candidate and Irish language enthusiast Barra Ó Muirí has welcomed news that the Irish Language Broadcast Fund (ILBF) will receive further funding during 2015-16. Mr Ó Muirí said: “The Irish Language Broadcast Fund was an important development which resulted from Sinn Féin’s negotiations with the British Government. “The Irish language broadcast and media sector has […]

Continue Reading

White commends Tullysaran Community Association

Tullysaran Sinn Féin councillor Gerard Paul White has commended Tullysaran Community Association on a successful year’s work during their AGM which was held on Wednesday 4th December Councillor White said, “There was a real buzz at the meeting as up to 50 people took time to come and share their thoughts and ideas on what […]

Continue Reading

Fearon’s Assembly tribute to Nelson Mandela

        Sinn Féin MLA Megan Fearon has spoken in the Assembly about the death of Nelson Mandela   Ms Fearon said;   “It is a great honour to be able to pay tribute to one of the most remarkable and inspiring leaders of our time.  I am the only person here who […]

Continue Reading

‘The Escape’ Launched in Keady

  On Friday 6th December Keady’s ‘Quiet Man’ bar became the latest venue to launch Gerry Kelly’s book ‘The Escape’ which recounts the events surrounding 25th September 1983 in which 37 Republican prisoners escaped en masse from Long Kesh maximum security prison. On the night the North Belfast Assembly Member treated the audience to an energetic […]

Continue Reading

Free Christmas Parking in Armagh

  Sinn Féin City councillor Cathy Rafferty has welcomed news that Armagh Council has agreed to fund free parking in pay & display car parks on Saturdays 14th and 21st   December and also Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th December. Councillor Rafferty said, “I think this shows a willingness on behalf of Armagh Council to work with local traders […]

Continue Reading

Sinn Féin donates Hi-Viz Vests to Funtime After School Club

  Sinn Féin election candidate Mickey Larkin has welcomed the re-opening of the Funtime After School Club based in Dromintee Community Centre. Speaking about this vital rural resource Mickey Larkin said, “For the past eleven years Funtime has provided an essential after school child care service in the South Armagh area. Children from the ages […]

Continue Reading