free web stats

Latest News

Minister Heydon and Minister McConalogue to address Kildare Farmers at Kilcullen mart

October 18th, 2021|Categories: Agriculture, Allenwood, Athy, Ballymore Eustace, Business, Calverstown/Narraghmore, Caragh, Castledermot, Crookstown/Ballitore, Kilcullen, Kildare Town, Laois, Monasterevin, Moone/Timolin, Newbridge, Press Release, Rathangan, Suncroft, Two Mile House|

Minister of State Martin Heydon and TD for Kildare South will be joined by Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue in Kilcullen mart on Tuesday to meet local farmers. The Ministers will hear farmers’ views on [...]

Businesses and farmers in Kildare advised to consider €330m Brexit loan scheme – HEYDON

October 15th, 2021|Categories: Agriculture, Allenwood, Athy, Ballymore Eustace, Business, Calverstown/Narraghmore, Caragh, Castledermot, Crookstown/Ballitore, Kilcullen, Kildare Town, Laois, Monasterevin, Moone/Timolin, Newbridge, Press Release, Rathangan, Suncroft, Two Mile House|

Minister of State Martin Heydon TD has advised SMEs and farmers in Kildare that a €330m Brexit loan scheme has opened for applications today, Friday 15 October. The Brexit Impact Loan Scheme (BILS) is a [...]

Positive Announcements for Younger Kildare Citizens as part of Budget 2022 – HEYDON

October 15th, 2021|Categories: Allenwood, Athy, Ballymore Eustace, Business, Calverstown/Narraghmore, Caragh, Castledermot, Crookstown/Ballitore, Education, Kilcullen, Kildare Town, Laois, Monasterevin, Moone/Timolin, Newbridge, Press Release, Rathangan, Suncroft, Transport, Two Mile House|

Budget 2022 which was unveiled this week contained a number of measures that will assist Kildare’s younger residents from a 50% cut in public transport costs for those aged 19-23 to an  increase in the [...]

Common sense solution needed to peat harvesting issues – HEYDON

October 15th, 2021|Categories: Agriculture, Allenwood, Athy, Ballymore Eustace, Business, Calverstown/Narraghmore, Caragh, Castledermot, Crookstown/Ballitore, Kilcullen, Kildare Town, Laois, Monasterevin, Moone/Timolin, Newbridge, Press Release, Rathangan, Suncroft, Two Mile House|

A common sense solution is needed to resolve ongoing issues around the harvesting of peat which is causing difficulties for horticulture growers, according to Minister of State Martin Heydon. The Irish horticultural industry makes a [...]

Opportunity for young people to apply for one of 60,000 free EU rail travel passes – HEYDON

October 14th, 2021|Categories: Allenwood, Athy, Ballymore Eustace, Calverstown/Narraghmore, Caragh, Castledermot, Crookstown/Ballitore, Education, Europe, Kilcullen, Kildare Town, Laois, Monasterevin, Moone/Timolin, Newbridge, Press Release, Rathangan, Suncroft, Transport, Two Mile House|

Young Irish citizens should apply to the European Commission’s DiscoverEU Initiative, which will supply tens of thousands of young Europeans with free rail travel passes around the European Union next year, Minister Martin Heydon TD [...]

Weekly Update

Every Friday I send out an email with an update on my work during the week.

If you would like to be added to the mailing list drop me a mail at martin.heydon@oir.ie