Wind Farm Regulation Delays have put Lives on Hold in the Finn Valley - Doherty

Cllr Gary Doherty

Sinn Féin Councillor and General Election candidate Gary Doherty has hit out at the Government for its failure to introduce updated planning regulations for all future wind farm developments, stating that the delays have resulted in hundreds of communities, including in Donegal, having to put their lives on hold while planning authorities determine applications from developers for controversial wind turbine projects.

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Mac Lochlainn criticises plan to saddle students with more debt

Donegal Sinn Féin TD, Pádraig Mac Lochlainn, has criticised Fine Gael’s plans to introduce a loan scheme for students saying that it would push even more students from low income backgrounds out of education.

Deputy Mac Lochlainn said that we need to facilitate access to third level education in order to upskill our workforce in order to rebuild the economy.

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Figures Reveal Crime Still a Major Issue for the Finn Valley – Doherty

Sinn Féin Councillor and General Election candidate Gary Doherty has expressed serious concerns over recent crime figures which reveal that levels of recorded offences remain worryingly high right across the Finn Valley, with several Garda stations having seen high percentage increases for offences including burglary, criminal damage, theft and attempts made to murder, assault and harass since 2010.

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