Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Aire don Ghaeilge, don Ghaeltacht agus do na hOileáin

Information on Brexit to help citizens and businesses in Galway prepare

Seán Kyne, Government Chief Whip, Aire don Ghaeilge, don Ghaeltacht agus do na hOileáin and Fine Gael TD for Galway West has urged Galway residents and businesses to step up preparations for Brexit given the continuing uncertainty in the UK parliament. Commented Minister Kyne: “The decision of the UK to leave the European Union is… Continue Reading

Healthcare, housing, education, climate action and regional employment among priorities as new Legislation Programme published

Government Chief Whip, Seán Kyne TD has today published the Government’s new legislation programme which contains 30 new bills that will be progressed by the summer recess. The legislation programme follows on from the special programme launched in January which focused on Brexit. The new programme, which has been approved by Cabinet today, has been… Continue Reading

Almost a quarter of a million allocated to Galway for the conservation of landmark buildings and structures

Funding of €246,000 has been allocated for Galway under the Built Heritage Investment Scheme and the Historic Structures Fund. The funds are operated by the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht and support the conservation and preservation of historically significant buildings and structures. €156,000 has been allocated to 19 projects in Galway City and County… Continue Reading

Over €510,000 approved to support the non-Gaeltacht island communities

As Government Chief Whip and Minister of State for the Irish language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands, I have approved a grant of €490,087 to support the non-Gaeltacht island communities. The funding will support the work of the community development companies on islands including Inishbofin in Galway, Clare Island and Inisturk in Mayo, Bere and… Continue Reading

Mo chuid am mar Aire Stáit do Ghnóthaí Gaeltachta

I mí na Bealtaine 2016, théis a bheith páirteach i gcainteanna maidir le teacht ar   Comhpháirtíochta Rialtas nua, bhí sé de phribhléid agam a bheith ceaptha mar Aire Stáit do Ghnóthaí Gaeltachta agus Acmhainní Nádúrtha. Mar Theachta Dála do Ghaillimh Thiar, lena n-áirítear an Gaeltacht is mó sa tír agus mar fear as Chonamara, bhí… Continue Reading