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#Ard Fheis

# ard-fheis - Saturday 19 June, 2021

Tánaiste sets target of 70% home-ownership by end of this decade
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

Tánaiste sets target of 70% home-ownership by end of this decade

Jun 19th 2021, 6:08 PM 28,184 Views 97 Comments

This would require 40,000 new homes built each year.

# ard-fheis - Friday 15 November, 2019

Banks given 'free pass' by this government, SF Ard Fheis told
# Derry
# Derry

Banks given 'free pass' by this government, SF Ard Fheis told

Nov 15th 2019, 9:33 PM 12,558 Views 76 Comments

The Sinn Féin Ard Fheis kicked off in Derry today.

Opinion: I went to the Saoradh party conference to see where radical republicanism is going
# New IRA
# New IRA

Opinion: I went to the Saoradh party conference to see where radical republicanism is going

Nov 15th 2019, 7:00 AM 51,266 Views 54 Comments

Saoradh is an attempt to give a political face to the growing republican dissent in nationalist areas north of the border, writes Dieter Reinisch.

# ard-fheis - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Poll: Should RTÉ abolish its live coverage of political party conferences?
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

Poll: Should RTÉ abolish its live coverage of political party conferences?

Nov 13th 2019, 8:31 AM 26,768 Views 86 Comments

The Irish Times reported that it was suggested that axing the live conference coverage could save RTÉ €250,000.

# ard-fheis - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Sinn Féin accused of 'getting desperate' by tweeting edited version of SDLP leader's speech
# More Than Words
# More Than Words

Sinn Féin accused of 'getting desperate' by tweeting edited version of SDLP leader's speech

Feb 28th 2019, 10:50 PM 18,433 Views 74 Comments

Colum Eastwood has said that Sinn Féin wasn’t being truthful.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Micheál Martin calls out Fine Gael as an 'out-of-touch and arrogant government'
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Micheál Martin calls out Fine Gael as an 'out-of-touch and arrogant government'

Feb 23rd 2019, 8:54 PM 20,653 Views 158 Comments

Speaking at the party’s Ard Fheis, he said Fine Gael “simply don’t understand the pressures which people are facing every day.

# ard-fheis - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

'Elaborate system for workers to vouch for modest expenses': Mary Lou and Leo clash over Revenue changes
# Taxes
# Taxes

'Elaborate system for workers to vouch for modest expenses': Mary Lou and Leo clash over Revenue changes

Nov 20th 2018, 8:01 PM 13,543 Views 23 Comments

The changes will kick in in January 2020.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Martin tells Fine Gael: 'Don't give us any lectures about responsible politics'
# On The Attack
# On The Attack

Martin tells Fine Gael: 'Don't give us any lectures about responsible politics'

Nov 17th 2018, 8:01 PM 16,852 Views 70 Comments

Martin was responding after Fine Gael aimed barbs at Fianna Fáil at its Ard Fheis earlier today.

# ard-fheis - Friday 16 November, 2018

Final say on FG entering coalition government with another party may have to go to a vote
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis
# Fine Gael Ard Fheis

Final say on FG entering coalition government with another party may have to go to a vote

Nov 16th 2018, 6:00 AM 9,162 Views 14 Comments

Fine Gael will consider a rule change to allow a special party conference to be convened.

# ard-fheis - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Fine Gael Ard Fheis to vote on the introduction of a new middle band for income tax
# Income Tax
# Income Tax

Fine Gael Ard Fheis to vote on the introduction of a new middle band for income tax

Nov 15th 2018, 12:11 PM 27,742 Views 65 Comments

The Ard Fheis will also deal with a number of other motions on Brexit, social welfare, rents, and future referendums.

# ard-fheis - Sunday 17 June, 2018

'Flat and extraordinarily arrogant', Micheál Martin's verdict on Mary Lou McDonald's speech
# Strong Words
# Strong Words

'Flat and extraordinarily arrogant', Micheál Martin's verdict on Mary Lou McDonald's speech

Jun 17th 2018, 3:18 PM 42,137 Views 93 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader accused Sinn Féin of ‘an entitlement to government’.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Mary Lou McDonald looks towards government as Sinn Féin votes to change stance on abortion
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

Mary Lou McDonald looks towards government as Sinn Féin votes to change stance on abortion

Updated Jun 16th 2018, 10:27 PM 37,380 Views 131 Comments

Party policy is now in favour of abortion on request.

# ard-fheis - Friday 15 June, 2018

Sinn Féin pledges to 'abolish all student fees'
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

Sinn Féin pledges to 'abolish all student fees'

Jun 15th 2018, 8:53 PM 23,050 Views 138 Comments

Pearse Doherty TD made the pledge at the party’s Ard Fheis in Belfast.

# ard-fheis - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Sinn Féin motion calls for conscience vote to be allowed on abortion
# Sinn Féin Ard Fheis
# Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

Sinn Féin motion calls for conscience vote to be allowed on abortion

Jun 13th 2018, 2:30 PM 13,595 Views 63 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty said he believes the motion will be defeated at this weekend’s Ard Fheis in Belfast.

# ard-fheis - Monday 19 March, 2018

Sinn Féin moves Ard Fheis forward to June to sort Eighth Amendment policy
# Horse Before Cart
# Horse Before Cart

Sinn Féin moves Ard Fheis forward to June to sort Eighth Amendment policy

Mar 19th 2018, 6:10 PM 16,497 Views 150 Comments

Mary Lou McDonald said the Amendment has caused “an alphabet soup of misery”.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 17 February, 2018

No quiet retirement for Gerry Adams, as Mary Lou has big plans to put him to work
# Big Interview
# Big Interview

No quiet retirement for Gerry Adams, as Mary Lou has big plans to put him to work

Feb 17th 2018, 10:00 PM 41,862 Views 95 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview, Mary Lou McDonald talks party reform, bullying, and why she won’t be asking Gerry Adams to run for President of Ireland.

# ard-fheis - Sunday 11 February, 2018

'Sisters are doin' it for themselves': Disco music heralds Sinn Féin into a new dawn
# Sinn Féin Ard Fheis
# Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

'Sisters are doin' it for themselves': Disco music heralds Sinn Féin into a new dawn

Feb 11th 2018, 6:00 AM 13,747 Views 63 Comments

The new Sinn Féin leader knows she has to modernise the party to make it fit for purpose.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 10 February, 2018

'I trust women': Sinn Féin says it will be 'knocking on doors' to repeal the Eighth Amendment
# Abortion Referendum
# Abortion Referendum

'I trust women': Sinn Féin says it will be 'knocking on doors' to repeal the Eighth Amendment

Feb 10th 2018, 5:45 PM 14,799 Views 129 Comments

Sinn Féin’s new leader Mary Lou McDonald said the current situation cannot be tolerated.

Mary Lou McDonald to lay out her vision to 'modernise' the Sinn Féin party
# Saying Goodbye
# Saying Goodbye

Mary Lou McDonald to lay out her vision to 'modernise' the Sinn Féin party

Feb 10th 2018, 1:00 PM 25,898 Views 161 Comments

Mary Lou McDonald will take over from Gerry Adams today, who has led the party for 34 years.

# ard-fheis - Monday 22 January, 2018

Nominations for the deputy leadership of SF open today - so far there's just one candidate
# Michelle O'Neill
# Michelle O'Neill

Nominations for the deputy leadership of SF open today - so far there's just one candidate

Jan 22nd 2018, 7:48 AM 14,342 Views 88 Comments

Michelle O’Neill said she wanted to join Mary Lou McDonald in the leadership of the party.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Sinn Féin will have its new leader by the end of February
# Slán Gerry
# Slán Gerry

Sinn Féin will have its new leader by the end of February

Dec 2nd 2017, 12:41 PM 13,061 Views 82 Comments

It was announced today that an Ard Fheis will be held to elect the party’s new Uachtarán.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Gerry Adams announces he is to step down as Sinn Féín president next year
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

Gerry Adams announces he is to step down as Sinn Féín president next year

Nov 18th 2017, 9:00 PM 66,313 Views 255 Comments

Adams will not stand for election in the next Dáíl either.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis vote to protect rights of the unborn
# Abortion
# Abortion

Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis vote to protect rights of the unborn

Oct 14th 2017, 4:24 PM 25,892 Views 256 Comments

An opposing motion was defeated by a vote of party members.

# ard-fheis - Sunday 24 April, 2016

'You always knew you weren't going to get rich becoming a member of SF'
# Average Wage
# Average Wage

'You always knew you weren't going to get rich becoming a member of SF'

Apr 24th 2016, 7:15 AM 15,431 Views 183 Comments

It’s long been Sinn Féin policy that Dáil deputies are asked to accept a salary of around €38,000 – far short of the Dáil salary of €87,000.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 23 April, 2016

9 things we’ve learned from the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis
# Gerry And Friends
# Gerry And Friends

9 things we’ve learned from the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

Apr 23rd 2016, 10:31 PM 22,643 Views 61 Comments

As its popularity continues to rise, members of the party gathered in Dublin this weekend.

Gerry Adams: 'We are not Fine Gael or Labour. We are proud of the men and women of 1916'
# SF Ard Fheis
# SF Ard Fheis

Gerry Adams: 'We are not Fine Gael or Labour. We are proud of the men and women of 1916'

Apr 23rd 2016, 8:49 PM 18,418 Views 97 Comments

Gerry Adams was re-elected as the party leader at this year’s Ard Fheis.

Change in SF disciplinary rules to give clear framework of what to do when rules are broken
# Rule Change
# Rule Change

Change in SF disciplinary rules to give clear framework of what to do when rules are broken

Apr 23rd 2016, 4:10 PM 20,203 Views 73 Comments

The Sinn Féin Ard Fheis takes place in Dublin this year at the Convention Centre.

'Scarlet for ya': Mary Lou says FF borrowed their water charges policy
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

'Scarlet for ya': Mary Lou says FF borrowed their water charges policy

Apr 23rd 2016, 1:39 PM 20,543 Views 108 Comments

The deputy leader gave a scathing speech aimed at the two establishment parties.

McGuinness says criminalisation of woman who took abortion drugs was 'absolutely wrong'
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

McGuinness says criminalisation of woman who took abortion drugs was 'absolutely wrong'

Apr 23rd 2016, 12:16 PM 10,490 Views 23 Comments

Speaking at the Sinn Fein Ard Fheis he cautioned against anyone using medication accessed on the internet.

# ard-fheis - Friday 22 April, 2016

Gerry Adams says FF and FG need to set a deadline or go back to the people
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

Gerry Adams says FF and FG need to set a deadline or go back to the people

Apr 22nd 2016, 8:00 PM 11,296 Views 121 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Ard Fheis is taking place in Dublin this weekend.

# ard-fheis - Monday 25 January, 2016

Poll: Will you vote for Fine Gael?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you vote for Fine Gael?

Jan 25th 2016, 8:35 AM 65,384 Views 380 Comments

The party held its Ard Fheis at the weekend.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Enda was asked whether he'd work with Michael Lowry, he didn't say no
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

Enda was asked whether he'd work with Michael Lowry, he didn't say no

Jan 23rd 2016, 8:24 PM 19,887 Views 123 Comments

The Taoiseach was speaking at his party’s Ard Fheis.

Love and kisses for Noonan who likens Fianna Fáil to 'Comical Ali as the tanks roll in'

Love and kisses for Noonan who likens Fianna Fáil to 'Comical Ali as the tanks roll in'

Jan 23rd 2016, 1:34 PM 22,863 Views 139 Comments

Michael Noonan got two standing ovations from party members.

# ard-fheis - Friday 22 January, 2016

‘Total disaster’: Enda lashes Fianna Fáil as he rallies the troops
# Opening Salvo
# Opening Salvo

‘Total disaster’: Enda lashes Fianna Fáil as he rallies the troops

Jan 22nd 2016, 8:29 PM 17,477 Views 163 Comments

The Taoiseach was speaking as he opened his party’s Ard Fheis in Dublin.

Security alert at Fine Gael Ard Fheis after suspect cartridge found
# Citywest
# Citywest

Security alert at Fine Gael Ard Fheis after suspect cartridge found

Jan 22nd 2016, 7:30 PM 21,580 Views 189 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny is due to make his opening address this evening.

Fine Gael is charging charities for pretty much everything at its Ard Fheis
# No Expense Spared
# No Expense Spared

Fine Gael is charging charities for pretty much everything at its Ard Fheis

Jan 22nd 2016, 7:00 AM 23,816 Views 98 Comments

The party insists it makes no profit for providing exhibition space and stands for organisations at its gathering in Citywest.

# ard-fheis - Saturday 16 January, 2016

8 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

8 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Jan 16th 2016, 9:11 PM 25,897 Views 64 Comments

Everything from why Richie Kavanagh was there to how the party will arrange for an independent watchdog to keep them in line.

'We can't risk another five years of Fine Gael and its cheerleaders'
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

'We can't risk another five years of Fine Gael and its cheerleaders'

Jan 16th 2016, 8:34 PM 19,728 Views 105 Comments

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has made his keynote speech at his party’s Ard Fheis.

Here's how Micheál Martin justifies his €30k salary top-up
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

Here's how Micheál Martin justifies his €30k salary top-up

Jan 16th 2016, 8:13 PM 43,638 Views 93 Comments

The Irish Independent says this places his salary at €117,258.

Why was Richie Kavanagh pressing the flesh at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis?
# Aon Focal Eile
# Aon Focal Eile

Why was Richie Kavanagh pressing the flesh at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis?

Jan 16th 2016, 4:32 PM 22,727 Views 70 Comments

He’s out on the campaign trail.

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