RADIO INTERVIEWS - LOCAL AND NATIONAL

Radio Interviews 11

INTERVIEW WITH KINVARA FM – POST ELECTION 2020

Interview with Miriam O’Callaghan – RTE anonymous survey of TDs – November 2019

Interview with Kinvara FM – European Election campaign 2019

 

INTERVIEW KINVARA FM IN THE RUN UP TOTHE EUROPEAN  ELECTIONS 2019

The Galway Girls

Lorraine Higgins interviews Anne Rabbitte TD – A Reflective, Intimate Interview

 

Radio Interviews 12

An Intimate Interview – Anne Rabbitte TD with Paul Tierney of Kinvara FM

Interview starts at 31:20

Galway County Council needs to clarify Athenry Lidl Planning Decision

Minister of State and Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East, Anne Rabbitte, has called for Galway County Council to clarify the decision to refuse planning for permission for a new Lidl store in Athenry.  The comments come following an announcement on Thursday that Galway...

Government announces €8.24m Funding for Enterprise Centres  

Up to €150,000 awarded to local business hubs - Friday the 20th of November 2020 The Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD, today announced €8.24m in grants for 95 Enterprise Centres around the country under Enterprise Ireland’s...

Any changes to TWSS should be expedited to address unfair treatment of women returning from maternity leave

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs Anne Rabbitte TD has welcomed a commitment from the Minister for Finance that he will propose changes to the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme (TWSS) to ensure the scheme treats women returning from maternity leave...

Gambling Advertising Needs To Stop During COVID-19 Lockdown

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs and TD for Galway East Anne Rabbitte has called on the National Lottery and all other companies involved in the gambling industry to cease advertising amid the COVID-19 crisis.  She has called on media outlets...

Information messaging service needed to inform the public on COVID-19 updates

Fianna Fáil TD for Galway West Anne Rabbitte says there is a need for an opt-in public information service which would deliver text updates regarding the COVID-19 outbreak directly to people’s mobile phones. Deputy Rabbitte appealed: There has been much panic and...

Coronavirus | Covid-19 | What is Coronavirus |Here’s what we know about it

Trusted Resources for Information & Live Updates Ireland is at now Level 5 - See all of the measures that are in place at Level 5 here. you can see the list of essential retail outlets here you can see the list of essential services here you can read more about...

Questions Remain As Minister Zappone Appears Unaware Of Issues Facing Childcare Sector

Fianna Fail Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte TD, has today expressed her complete shock that Minister Katherine Zappone was unaware of the huge issues facing childcare providers in terms of business costs. This comes after Minister Zappone...

Hundreds Of Crèches Facing Closure If Re-Registration Not Sorted

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson for Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte TD, has raised serious concerns over the number of crèches who have yet to apply for re-registration with Tusla. It has emerged during Oral Questions with the Minister for Children and Youth...

FF Response On Tusla Deregistration Of Hyde & Seek Créches

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte TD, says parents face an uphill battle to secure new childminding services in the New Year following todays ordered closure of four Hyde & Seek créches in Dublin. Deputy Rabbitte commented, My...

Children In Emergency Direct Provision Should Not Be Denied Education

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs, Anne Rabbitte TD, says the government has let down children in emergency direct provision who have not been afforded educational services for the past two months. News reports have revealed that 30...