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Laois TD calls on banks to ‘change attitude’ during Coronavirus pandemic

Sinn Féin TD Brian Stanley has called on banks to change their approach towards customers during this crisis. Mr Stanley made the call after a...

Laois TD calls on An Post and Minister Bruton to clarify...

Sinn Fein TD Brian Stanley has called on the CEO of An Post David McRedmond and the Minister for Communications Richard Bruton TD to...

Laois TD Stanley calls on Fianna Fail to stop ‘playing games’...

Sinn Fein TD for Laois Brian Stanley has called on Fianna Fail to stop playing games and enter talks to form the next government. The...

ELECTED: Brian Stanley tops the poll in Laois-Offaly on first count

Brian Stanley has become the first person from the Laois-Offaly constituency to be elected to the 33rd Dail. The Sinn Fein candidate has topped the...

Sinn Féin lambast Minister Flanagan on RIC event and call for...

Sinn Féin forces in Laois have lined up to blast local Minister Charlie Flanagan for his role in organising an official State event to...

Laois TD’s Dail vote to end state funding of Greyhound racing...

Laois/Offaly TD Brian Stanley called a vote in the Dáil yesterday afternoon to oppose horse racing and greyhound racing being given €86m of taxpayers’...

Differing opinions on Government’s Broadband deal for rural Ireland and taxpayers

Laois TD, Brian Stanley, has described the Government’s Broadband deal as the 'worst of all options' following the announcement that the contract is to...

Laois TD Stanley calls for action as Laois Home Help situation...

Sinn Féin TD, Brian Stanley is calling on the Government and the Minister for Health to sort out much-needed frontline services as Laois Home...

Laois TD Stanley introduces beef transparency bill in the Dail

Laois-Offaly TD Brian Stanley has introduced Sinn Féin’s Beef Price Transparency Bill into the Dáil. As things stand meat processors do not have to share...

Gap between top and bottom earners must be closed – Brian...

Sinn Féin TD Brian Stanley has called for the introduction of a Living Wage of €12.30 an hour. The Laois-Offaly TD was speaking in the...

Beef crisis not being taking seriously by Government – Stanley

Laois TD Brian Stanley has claimed that the Government is, 'not taking the depth of the crisis currently affecting beef farmers seriously'. The Sinn Fein...

Back to School costs must be reduced – Stanley

According to figures released this week by the Irish League of Credit Unions, it costs an average of €950 to send a child back...

Mountrath flooding problem needs a solution – Stanley

Laois TD Brian Stanley is calling for works to be carried out to solve the problem of flooding in Mountrath. “As a native of the...

‘Funding crisis for primary schools must be addressed in upcoming Budget’...

Laois TD Brian Stanley has written a statement to express his view that the goverment, 'must deal with the funding difficulties for the primary...

‘Government is making fools out of those who depend upon Portlaoise...

Laois TD Brian Stanley has today told the Government to not 'take the people of Laois for granted' after further delays expected in the...

Laois TD gets a new title after Sinn Féin reshuffle

A Laois TD has gotten responsibilities for a new role after a Sinn Féin reshuffle. TD Brian Stanley will take up the responsibility for Agriculture,...

Oireachtas Committee guest states ‘government derailed’ broadband plan in 2017 –...

Sinn Féin’s spokesperson for Communications, Brian Stanley has said that a technical advisor firm claims that the National Broadband Plan (NBP) was derailed by...

Laois and Offaly home help crisis raised in the Dáil as...

According to Laois TD Brian Stanley, 500 constituents in Laois and Offaly are left on waiting lists for home help services. Speaking in the Dáil,...

CEO of National Roads Authority contacted over bus services in three...

Today the news broke that the JJ Kavanagh's bus service from Dublin to Limerick will no longer be stopping in Borris-in-Ossory, Mountrath and Castletown. They will...

Over 790 children in Laois waiting more than a year for...

Over 870 people in Laois are waiting over a year for occupational therapy. There are 1140 people are awaiting Speech and Language Therapy while...

Portlaoise hospital spent €10.8 million on agency staff in 2018 –...

According to figures released to Sinn Féin, Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise was the second highest spender on agency staff in the country. According to a statement...

Sinn Féin Bill aims to protect mortgage holders against vulture funds...

Laois TD Brian Stanley spoke about Sinn Féin's 'No Consent No Sale' Bill in the Dáil last night. Speaking on the Bill, Deputy Stanley said:...

Laois TD raises ‘chronic need’ for new building for Kolbe Special...

Laois TD Brian Stanley told the Dáil that there is a 'chronic need' for a new building for Kolbe Special School yesterday, January 31. Kolbe...

Over 12,720 Laois properties left behind without high-speed broadband – Stanley

In the Dáil this week, statements were made about broadband problems in Laois and Offaly. Laois TD Brian Stanley highlighted nine areas of Laois not...

Smart meters in every home in the country by 2024 –...

Sinn Féin Spokesperson on Climate Action Brian Stanley TD has said the ESB will begin installing new ‘Smart Meters’ this year to  help to...

Calls for Laois to get ‘urgently needed’ primary care centres

With only a few primary care centrse in the county, Laois TD Brian Stanley has stressed 'an urgent need for Primary Care Centres' in...

CCTV blockage for communities raised with Minister for Justice in the...

Sinn Fein TD Brian Stanley has raised the issue with community CCTV cameras in the Dáil with Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan. Deputy Stanley said...

’Laois public being hoodwinked on Portlaoise Hospital’

A Laois TD has said that the people of Laois are being 'hoodwinked' with promises made by the government to 'drag the issue beyond the...

Laois TD says it is ‘shocking’ almost 600 await home support...

Brian Stanley TD has said “that it is shocking over 578 of the most vulnerable people are waiting for home support services across Laois...

Laois/Offaly should be a hub of future employment and apprenticeships –...

Laois TD Brian Stanley TD has raised issue no longer limiting young people's options for long-term careers and spoke about the value of apprenticeships...