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#Shane McEntee

# shane-mcentee - This year 2022

Meath set to be without team captain for the rest of 2022 season
# Meath GAA
From The42
# Meath GAA

Meath set to be without team captain for the rest of 2022 season

Mar 8th 2022, 4:29 PM 9,396 Views 1 Comment

McEntee is due to leave for a peacekeeping tour in Mali with the Irish Defence Forces.

# shane-mcentee - All time

'Everyone who knows my dad knows the amount of work and effort he puts into it'
# Family Affair
From The42
# Family Affair

'Everyone who knows my dad knows the amount of work and effort he puts into it'

Mar 25th 2019, 5:48 PM 15,703 Views 0 Comments

Shane McEntee and his father, manager Andy, have helped Meath back into the top flight of the league.

Developing the 'hard neck': TDs on death threats, abuse, and their coping strategies
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Developing the 'hard neck': TDs on death threats, abuse, and their coping strategies

Dec 21st 2013, 7:10 AM 6,048 Views 49 Comments

Is enough being done to help out TDs and Senators cope with the abuse they receive and the difficult cases they have to deal with in their constituencies? TheJournal.ie takes a look.

After a tumultuous year, Fine Gaelers descend on Limerick to take stock
# The Gathering
# The Gathering

After a tumultuous year, Fine Gaelers descend on Limerick to take stock

Oct 12th 2013, 11:05 AM 3,865 Views 59 Comments

A lot done, more to do.

Fine Gael TD Tom Hayes is the new junior agriculture minister
# Appointment
# Appointment

Fine Gael TD Tom Hayes is the new junior agriculture minister

Jun 5th 2013, 11:28 AM 5,351 Views 41 Comments

Hayes succeeds Shane McEntee who died last December.

Helen McEntee describes first day in Dáil as “emotional”
# Mcentee
# Mcentee

Helen McEntee describes first day in Dáil as “emotional”

Apr 16th 2013, 3:05 PM 9,967 Views 103 Comments

The 26-year-old said it was “an honour” to take up the seat left vacant by her father, Shane.

SF councillor apologises for McEntee 'snouts in the trough' comment
# By-election
# By-election

SF councillor apologises for McEntee 'snouts in the trough' comment

Apr 12th 2013, 11:57 AM 12,528 Views 133 Comments

Nenagh councillor Seamus Morris had criticised Helen McEntee for putting aside her grief to chase a high-paying job.

Polling begins in the Meath East by-election
# Meath East
# Meath East

Polling begins in the Meath East by-election

Mar 27th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,177 Views 126 Comments

There are 11 candidates in the running for the Meath East seat following the death of Shane McEntee TD.

Doyle confirms interest but still no decision on junior agriculture minister
# Agriculture
# Agriculture

Doyle confirms interest but still no decision on junior agriculture minister

Mar 24th 2013, 7:45 AM 5,476 Views 9 Comments

Andrew Doyle, the chairman of the Oireachtas Agriculture Committee, has confirmed his interest in filling the vacancy at the Department of Agriculture which arose following the death of Shane McEntee last year.

Helen McEntee confirmed as FG’s candidate for Meath East by-election
# Meath East
# Meath East

Helen McEntee confirmed as FG’s candidate for Meath East by-election

Mar 7th 2013, 10:00 PM 9,547 Views 80 Comments

Helen McEntee, 26, was chosen unopposed to run as the party’s candidate to fill the seat left vacant after the death of her father, Shane McEntee.

Labour 'caught on the back foot' by FG on Meath East by-election date
# Meath East
# Meath East

Labour 'caught on the back foot' by FG on Meath East by-election date

Mar 7th 2013, 6:28 PM 9,773 Views 112 Comments

TheJournal.ie has learned that Labour didn’t plan to pick its Meath East candidate for another fortnight – after the new deadline.

McEntee's daughter set to be confirmed as Fine Gael candidate in Meath East
# Meath East
# Meath East

McEntee's daughter set to be confirmed as Fine Gael candidate in Meath East

Mar 7th 2013, 10:21 AM 7,184 Views 130 Comments

Helen McEntee is “virtually certain” to be the Fine Gael candidate in Meath East ahead of the party’s nomination convention in Kells this evening.

Meath East by-election to be held on 27 March
# Meath East
# Meath East

Meath East by-election to be held on 27 March

Mar 5th 2013, 2:43 PM 6,742 Views 116 Comments

The date has been announced today meaning there are less than three weeks to go until voters in Meath East decide who they want to fill the seat vacated by the late Shane McEntee.

McEntee's daughter set to run in Meath East by-election
# By-election
# By-election

McEntee's daughter set to run in Meath East by-election

Mar 5th 2013, 11:41 AM 9,009 Views 99 Comments

Helen McEntee, who worked as a secretarial assistant to her late father, is ‘virtually certain’ to be the Fine Gael nominee.

FF and SF to confirm candidates as Meath East by-election looms
# Meath East
# Meath East

FF and SF to confirm candidates as Meath East by-election looms

Feb 19th 2013, 9:06 PM 7,716 Views 94 Comments

Fianna Fáil is set to confirm senator Thomas Byrne as its candidate on Thursday while Sinn Féin is expected to select local activist Darren O’Rourke as its candidate for the forthcoming vote.

Support for coalition faces test in Meath East by-election
# By-election
# By-election

Support for coalition faces test in Meath East by-election

Feb 10th 2013, 8:00 AM 8,997 Views 33 Comments

April has been mooted as the possible month for the by-election to be held with Fianna Fáil hoping to capitalise on its growing popularity but could the promissory note deal change things?

Shane McEntee's family in Dáil for expressions of sympathy
# RIP
# RIP

Shane McEntee's family in Dáil for expressions of sympathy

Feb 6th 2013, 1:11 PM 10,867 Views 8 Comments

“He did wonderful work for Ireland, for Government and for the party he loved.”

Oireachtas agenda: Transport grants, promissory notes and WW2 pardon
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: Transport grants, promissory notes and WW2 pardon

Feb 6th 2013, 7:40 AM 4,711 Views 5 Comments

Legislation granting a legal pardon to Irish deserters who fought for the Allies in World War II will be introduced today.

Minister: Some politicians fear 'transfer of power' created by social media
# Social Media
# Social Media

Minister: Some politicians fear 'transfer of power' created by social media

Jan 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 5,690 Views 37 Comments

Ciarán Cannon believes that social media does not need to be subjected to any more regulation than is already in place and has hit out at some who do not understand or fear sites like Facebook and Twitter.

Back to work: Here are the stories you missed over Christmas and New Year
# News You Missed
# News You Missed

Back to work: Here are the stories you missed over Christmas and New Year

Jan 6th 2013, 8:15 PM 18,501 Views 16 Comments

Many of us are returning to work for the first time tomorrow following the festive period. Here is a round-up of the news stories you may have missed. You are welcome.

Shane McEntee laid to rest in Co Meath
# Shane McEntee
# Shane McEntee

Shane McEntee laid to rest in Co Meath

Dec 24th 2012, 1:56 PM 13,889 Views 13 Comments

Thousands attended the funeral for the late Minister of State, where Taoiseach Enda Kenny was to make a graveside oration.

Former Taoiseach says abusive tweets should not be read on air
# Abuse
# Abuse

Former Taoiseach says abusive tweets should not be read on air

Dec 24th 2012, 8:37 AM 11,238 Views 131 Comments

John Bruton said that public anger at political decisions does not give people the right to abuse TDs.

McEntee removal takes place in Co Meath
# Shane McEntee
# Shane McEntee

McEntee removal takes place in Co Meath

Dec 23rd 2012, 7:19 PM 18,027 Views 44 Comments

The removal of the late Minister of State began at 7pm this evening in Nobber, Co Meath.

Shane McEntee to be laid to rest on Christmas Eve
# RIP
# RIP

Shane McEntee to be laid to rest on Christmas Eve

Dec 22nd 2012, 3:48 PM 40,386 Views 40 Comments

The late TD and Minister for State, who died yesterday, will be removed to his local church in Meath on Sunday.

Tributes paid to late Minister of State Shane McEntee
# R.I.P.
# R.I.P.

Tributes paid to late Minister of State Shane McEntee

Dec 21st 2012, 2:33 PM 25,070 Views 0 Comments

Tributes have been paid to the late Fine Gael TD, who died at his home in Co Meath aged 56.

Shane McEntee, Fine Gael TD for Meath East, passes away
# R.I.P.
# R.I.P.

Shane McEntee, Fine Gael TD for Meath East, passes away

Dec 21st 2012, 12:30 PM 24,345 Views 0 Comments

The Nobber man and Minister of State, who was first elected to the Dáil in 2005, was 56 years old.

Temporary suspension of ash planting to prevent spread of disease
# Ash
# Ash

Temporary suspension of ash planting to prevent spread of disease

Dec 5th 2012, 2:27 PM 1,841 Views 0 Comments

The decision comes following the spread of Chalara fraxinea in the UK and Ireland.

Junior minister under fire over 'no work, no benefits' call
# Welfare
# Welfare

Junior minister under fire over 'no work, no benefits' call

Jun 17th 2012, 3:31 PM 6,514 Views 42 Comments

Shane McEntee’s suggestion that young people shouldn’t get welfare unless they join a work scheme has been labelled “hypocritical” by a youth group.

Fruity and Delicious Taoiseach with Strawberries of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Fruity and Delicious Taoiseach with Strawberries of the Day

May 18th 2012, 4:46 PM 2,525 Views 26 Comments

No comment.

Calls for an end to "inherently cruel" hare coursing
# Coursing
# Coursing

Calls for an end to "inherently cruel" hare coursing

May 9th 2012, 1:00 PM 4,260 Views 161 Comments

Animal campaigners say that details from the National Parks and Wildlife Service show that the practice is “unacceptable”.

€3.7m in grants for horticultural producers
# Horticulture
# Horticulture

€3.7m in grants for horticultural producers

Apr 27th 2012, 11:13 AM 913 Views 4 Comments

Dept of Agriculture says the grant will assist 152 producers in accessing specialist equipment and facilities for their business.

Opposition TDs slam government absence during Dáil mortgages debate
# Dáil Éireann
# Dáil Éireann

Opposition TDs slam government absence during Dáil mortgages debate

Mar 14th 2012, 7:58 PM 5,306 Views 40 Comments

The fallout from the committee defeat meant there were no members of either Fine Gael or Labour present to debate bank interest rates.

Fairyhouse scrambles to cover up anti-royal slogan burnt into turf
# Royal Visit
# Royal Visit

Fairyhouse scrambles to cover up anti-royal slogan burnt into turf

Apr 25th 2011, 11:39 AM 2,629 Views 0 Comments

Grand National preparations are disrupted after a slogan protesting the Queen’s visit is burnt into turf at the finishing post.

The Half Past Fix: 11.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 11.30pm

Feb 26th 2011, 11:31 PM 1,128 Views 0 Comments

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.