Kildare South Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon has welcomed the announcement by Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten that he has designated the All-Ireland Senior Ladies Gaelic Football and Camogie Final as ‘events of major importance to society’. The designation by Minister Naughten will ensure that these events remain available on a […]
Fine Gael Kildare South TD Martin Heydon has today (Friday) advised Kildare sporting organisations preparing applications for the new round of Sports Capital Grants to be aware of common pitfalls that rendered over 35% of applications in 2015 invalid.
“In response to recent a parliamentary question, Minister of State with responsibility for Sport Patrick O’Donovan has […]
Fine Gael Kildare South TD Martin Heydon has said that he has received confirmation from his colleague the Minister of State at the Department of Sport and Tourism Patrick O’Donovan that a new round of Sports Capital Funding is to open shortly.
“I am pleased that Minister with responsibility for Sport Patrick O’Donovan has been able […]
Fine Gael Kildare South TD Martin Heydon has today (Thursday) welcomed confirmation by Cycling Ireland that the 2016 National Road Championships will take place in Kilcullen and local areas from the 23-26 June. This follows a required move from the previously arranged venue at short notice.
“I am delighted that after a busy few days, the […]
Martin Heydon Fine Gael TD for Kildare South and Chairman of Fine Gaels internal committee on Agriculture and Rural Affairs has said that confirmation of a €65m redevelopment of the Curragh Racecourse is a huge boost for the entire Kildare region as well as being a vote of confidence for the critically important racing and […]
Budget 2016 Continues increased Funding for Bloodstock
Kildare South TD and Chairman of Fine Gael’s Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee Martin Heydon has […]
ALL VALID KILDARE APPLICATIONS WERE FUNDED
Fine Gael Kildare South TD, Martin Heydon, has today welcomed the announcement by Minister Michael Ring of €1.85m in Sports Capital Grants […]
Horse Racing Ireland Bill 2015 Published Today
Martin Heydon Fine Gael TD for Kildare South and Chairman of Fine Gael’s Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee has today (Thursday) welcomed the publication of the long awaited Horse Racing Ireland Bill 2015 which aims to strengthen governance and transparency within the administration of the horse racing […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South Martin Heydon, has today (Monday) welcomed the announcement by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring T.D, of grants totalling €600,000 to two Local Authority swimming pools in Kildare, under the Local Authority Swimming Pool Programme energy efficiency upgrade and enhanced […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South Martin Heydon has today (Thursday) encouraged members of the public to have their say on which key sporting events should be free to air on domestic TV. A public consultation process as part of a review of television coverage of key sporting events is ongoing until 1st August 2014.