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#Mick Barry

# mick-barry - This year 2022

Tánaiste says pay-as-you-go utility users will not be included in winter cut-off moratorium
# Mick Barry
# Mick Barry

Tánaiste says pay-as-you-go utility users will not be included in winter cut-off moratorium

Sep 29th 2022, 7:43 PM 54,502 Views 37 Comments

‘A moratorium on disconnection for electricity this winter needs to be a moratorium for everybody,’ Mick Barry told the Journal.

Exiting Ulster Bank gives customers six-month 'deadline' to repay their overdrafts
# The Banks
# The Banks

Exiting Ulster Bank gives customers six-month 'deadline' to repay their overdrafts

May 18th 2022, 4:25 PM 39,462 Views 27 Comments

But bank officials said the lender will remain flexible and urged customers having difficulties to come forward immediately.

# mick-barry - Last year 2021

'She doesn't get paid for that': Dáil told of student nurse whose patient's toe 'came off in his sock'
# Student Nurses
# Student Nurses

'She doesn't get paid for that': Dáil told of student nurse whose patient's toe 'came off in his sock'

Jan 20th 2021, 11:56 AM 108,843 Views 63 Comments

Health Minister Stephen Donnelly has been accused of gaslighting student nurses.

# mick-barry - All time

Striking Debenhams workers 'shocked' at recommendation for €3m training fund
# Labour Court
# Labour Court

Striking Debenhams workers 'shocked' at recommendation for €3m training fund

Dec 16th 2020, 7:47 AM 67,130 Views 73 Comments

Former staff with the company have been protesting since April.

Murphy insists funding for first-time-buyer loan scheme 'has not run out'
# First Time Buyers
# First Time Buyers

Murphy insists funding for first-time-buyer loan scheme 'has not run out'

Mar 6th 2019, 1:19 PM 15,498 Views 39 Comments

Concerns had been that funds for the government’s Rebuilding Ireland Home Loan Scheme have run out.

Calls for TDs who are landlords to abstain from anti-eviction Bill vote due to conflict of interest
# Evictions
# Evictions

Calls for TDs who are landlords to abstain from anti-eviction Bill vote due to conflict of interest

Dec 12th 2018, 10:17 PM 18,098 Views 60 Comments

Varadkar said TDs who landlords are able to make a distinction between their personal interests and the public interest,

Varadkar says socialists want to separate 'people paying for everything but qualifying for nothing' from others
# Social Housing
# Social Housing

Varadkar says socialists want to separate 'people paying for everything but qualifying for nothing' from others

Sep 26th 2018, 4:10 PM 50,928 Views 234 Comments

The Taoiseach said socialists want to segregate communities.

Deal done for Cork's new event centre but it could end up costing the State more money
# My Own Lovely Fee
# My Own Lovely Fee

Deal done for Cork's new event centre but it could end up costing the State more money

Feb 12th 2018, 11:55 AM 17,901 Views 34 Comments

The Irish Examiner reports that than an extra €10 million of public money has been pledged.

Cork residents facing mass evictions say fire safety issues can be fixed without them moving
# Leeside Apartments
# Leeside Apartments

Cork residents facing mass evictions say fire safety issues can be fixed without them moving

Jan 16th 2018, 6:30 AM 11,078 Views 10 Comments

A new report has suggested they may not have to leave their homes.

'See no homeless, hear no homeless, help no homeless': Paul Murphy hits out at government approach
# Anti-homeless Devices
# Anti-homeless Devices

'See no homeless, hear no homeless, help no homeless': Paul Murphy hits out at government approach

Nov 16th 2017, 12:50 PM 12,518 Views 74 Comments

Solidarity TDs have launched a Bill that aims to prevent the installation of anti-homeless devices.

'I am not scaremongering': Bus Eireann boss warns all jobs could be lost if drastic action not taken
# Make Or Break
# Make Or Break

'I am not scaremongering': Bus Eireann boss warns all jobs could be lost if drastic action not taken

Jan 25th 2017, 1:16 PM 14,229 Views 101 Comments

Bus Eireann workers have said industrial action remains on the cards.

'Some navy officers rescuing migrants from the Med are on the minimum wage'
# Public Pay
# Public Pay

'Some navy officers rescuing migrants from the Med are on the minimum wage'

Nov 15th 2016, 9:26 PM 19,509 Views 87 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said he has “no intention” of allowing the Defence Forces access to the Workplace Relations Commission or the Labour Court.

FactCheck: Do EU rules prevent us from spending money to build more social housing?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Do EU rules prevent us from spending money to build more social housing?

Jul 1st 2016, 8:09 PM 24,920 Views 79 Comments

FactCheck looks in depth at an AAA-PBP claim with big implications.

Residents in Cork face mass eviction from homes
# Evictions
# Evictions

Residents in Cork face mass eviction from homes

Mar 16th 2016, 7:43 PM 27,097 Views 107 Comments

This comes in a week in which there has been outcry over the treatment of tenants in Tyrrelstown.

A local councillor has called for the removal of the LGBT pride flag from Cork City Hall
# Marriage Ref
# Marriage Ref

A local councillor has called for the removal of the LGBT pride flag from Cork City Hall

May 12th 2015, 10:50 AM 14,976 Views 166 Comments

Councillor Terry Shannon says it is not right to be flying a Yes flag but not a No one.

The Cork food-bank that gives away more than 1,000 meals a day
# Not Recovering
# Not Recovering

The Cork food-bank that gives away more than 1,000 meals a day

Apr 29th 2015, 6:08 AM 11,219 Views 6 Comments

The Bia Food Initiative has been in operation since last September.

'We are the Triple A': New party says it will target Labour in local elections
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

'We are the Triple A': New party says it will target Labour in local elections

Feb 20th 2014, 2:22 PM 12,997 Views 230 Comments

The Anti-Austerity Alliance says it has 41 candidates to run in cities and towns across the country in May’s local elections.