Legacy of FF led government is neglect of child welfare – Cllr Harte

first_img By News Highland – December 23, 2010 Pinterest Facebook Facebook Twitter Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Letterkenny Cllr Jimmy Harte says one of the legacies of the Fianna Fail-led Government will be its disgraceful neglect of child welfare, and its failure to tackle the child poverty issue.A report published this week by the Department of Health says over 1,100 children are in need of social housing in Donegal, and the number of children experiencing consistent poverty increased last year for the first time since 2006.Cllr Harte says at the core of the problem is a lack of investment in education, and that’s an area which Labour will prioritise if it is involved in the next government:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/jhart1pm3.mp3[/podcast] News Legacy of FF led government is neglect of child welfare – Cllr Harte Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published center_img Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Google+ Previous articleTerrorism charge against Gary Donnelly droppedNext articleBuncrana Town Council passes budget for 2011 News Highland Twitter Pinterest Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson WhatsApp Google+ LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH last_img read more

Paramedic beaten in Derry while attending accident scene

first_imgNews Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ By News Highland – February 11, 2010 There are calls for more serious sentences to be introduced for attacking emergency services in the north after details emerged today of another attack on a paramedic in Derry who was attending a call out.The attack took place while the paramedic was attending the scheme of an accident at the junction of Rock Road and Strand Road at the weekend.There are now renewed calls on the judiciary to adopt a zero tolerance approach to attacks on emergency services and hospital staff.John McPoland of the Northern Ireland Ambulance services outlined what happened on this morning’s ‘Shaun Doherty Show'[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/11john.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Pinterest Facebook PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Google+ Facebook WhatsAppcenter_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Previous articleDeputy Blaney says more GPs are needed to avoid further hospital pressureNext articleDonegal SW by-election could be pushed back to Autumn News Highland Paramedic beaten in Derry while attending accident scene Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitter Twitterlast_img read more