Tourism

20% Reduction in Public Transport Fares

Delighted with the announcement by Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan that he is reducing all fares on Bus Eireann and Local Link PSO routes by 20%. Over 800,000 people nationally commute daily on public transport as well as tourists and non-commuting passengers.
I welcome this move by my Green Party Ireland colleague Minister Eamon Ryan in helping to make public transport more accessible and affordable…

Progressing the Scariff to Limerick city Greenway

This transformative active travel route connecting people and communities between Scariff and Limerick city, including University of Limerick, is something I have been working hard on since I became a Senator and Green Party Ireland spokesperson for Rural Development. In Aug 2020 myself and Brian Leddin TD and Minister Malcolm Noonan TD met with Waterways Ireland and travelled on some of the proposed route.

Now is the time for individuals, community groups and all interested to be…

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The Live Performance Restart Grant Scheme

The Live Performance Restart Grant Scheme The Live Performance Restart Grant Scheme (LPRGS) is a new grant for businesses engaged in staging live events in the arts and culture live performance sector. The scheme aims to help underpin the recovery of the live performance sector by providing business restart grants to companies/venues/producers and promoters. Grants …

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Funding for Clare Greenways

Funding for Clare Greenways Just over two years since I took Clare Co Council colleagues to visit the Waterford Greenway and here we are now with €970,000 for • West Clare Railway Greenway €800,000 • #Shannon Greenway €100,000 • #Limerick #UL Black bridge – #Scarriff Town Square €70,000 €970,000 for Clare Greenway projects, thanks to …

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€800,000 grants to support visitor attractions, outdoor activity operators and Fáilte Ireland approved tourism

€800,000 grants to support visitor attractions, outdoor activity operators and Fáilte Ireland approved tourism

€800,000 grants to support visitor attractions, outdoor activity operators and Fáilte Ireland approved tourism​ Great to see up to €800,000 grants to support visitor attractions, outdoor activity operators and Fáilte Ireland approved tourism accom providers hotels, hostels, camping parks, self-catering B&Bs… Full deets on http://failteireland.ie from 5th August closing date 17th Sept