Fine Gael TD and Chairman of the Fine Gael Parliamentary Party, Martin Heydon, has said that our relationships in Europe will continue to be critical as we head into phase 2 of the negotiations. He was speaking following a public meeting on Brexit held in the The Heritage Killenard which was address by a panel […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South & Laois and Chairman of the Fine Gael Parliamentary Party, Martin Heydon, is inviting all those with an interest in the challenges facing us from Brexit to a public meeting he is hosting in the The Heritage Killenard on Thursday 1st February. The meeting will be addressed by Minister for Foreign […]
Fine Gael believes in being at the heart of Europe
Chair of the Fine Gael Parliamentary Party and Kildare South TD, Martin Heydon, has said that Fine Gael believes in Ireland being at the heart of Europe, and that we will also work to […]
Chairman of Fine Gael’s Agricultural Affairs committee, Martin Heydon TD, has today (Wednesday) welcomed the announcement that Phil Hogan is to be the new European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development.
“This appointment is of huge importance to Ireland and is really welcome for our agriculture sector. I congratulate Phil Hogan on his achievement.
“It is a […]
Kildare South Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon has today (Wednesday) warmly welcomed the historic political agreement reached on the reform of the Common Agriculture Policy (CAP) in Brussels today. Led by Minister Simon Coveney, it represents the successful achievement of one of our key objectives for the Irish Presidency of the EU.
“This deal which is […]
Fine Gael Kildare South TD, Martin Heydon, has today (Friday) welcomed the agreement reached by Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney TD, on the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) which represents another step forward in the process to return to Sugar Production in Ireland.
“The current proposals if accepted, would see an end to the current sugar […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare, Martin Heydon, has today (Tuesday) welcomed the announcement by the Government that a referendum will be held to ratify the Fiscal Compact Treaty.
“I very much welcome today’s announcement that a referendum will be held on the Fiscal Compact Treaty. Since this matter first came up for discussion, the Government stated […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South, Martin Heydon, travelled to Brussels last Friday to meet with EU Commissioner for the Environment Janez Potocnik in relation to the Habitats Directive. The TD was joined by colleagues Frank Feighan TD (Leitrim/Roscommon) and Paul Connaughton TD (Galway East) along with chairman of the Irish Peatlands Council, Conor Skehan.