Irish Water – More clouds than the Irish sky


Last week at the final meeting of the current County Council, an emergency motion was tabled regarding the unknown cost of and quality of water to Lucan residents. Councillors were told by management that the switch from soft to hard water was only temporary. I have received a number of complaints about the quality of …

Read More →

Notice of Poll

This is the official Notice of Poll issued by the returning officer in South Dublin County Council. Displaying names as they will appear on the ballot paper on Friday 23rd May. Local Elections 2014 – Notice of Poll Lucan

Read More →

Trust is Top

Trust Stones

TRUST is TOP On Friday 23rd May, eligible voters will be invited to choose whom they want to represent them at local government level for the next 5 years. In the Lucan/Palmerstown electoral area, there are 33,132 people who will receive polling cards. In 2009, the last local election, a total of 15,425 valid votes …

Read More →

Collaborative Action for Community Benefit


If you always do what you have always done, you will always get what you have always got Since the foundation of the Irish State, political parties have dominated the options we have when we vote in elections. Regardless of political affiliations and ideologies, I believe it is vital that elected councillors are willing and …

Read More →

Homeless Action Pledge

Homeless Pledge Badge

There is a serious shortage of housing for people, whether they want to rent or buy and whether they are in work or unemployed. But for people who are struggling on welfare or low incomes the problem has become impossible, as there are virtually no properties on offer in the private rental market. Rising rents …

Read More →

Table Quiz


Join us for a Fun filled table quiz to raise funds to support an Independent candidate in the upcoming local elections. Everybody welcome, bring a team of 4 or whomever you can find and we’ll make teams on the night if you’re short (in numbers, not stature). Looking forward to seeing you then!

Read More →

Adamstown – The community with NO centre…


The Adamstown strategic development zone (SDZ) planning scheme was adopted in 2003, an ambitious plan to construct Ireland’s newest town. As we know all too well, the global recession coupled with the actions of the Irish banks and government sponsored bailout meant that visionary plans were never completed throughout the country, Adamstown is one of …

Read More →

Transparency in Fundraising


***Table Quiz*** I’m hosting a fun table quiz in DunLaoghaire (contact me for location) next Friday 11th April. 8pm tables of 4 or come alone & we’ll make teams. It’s hard to compete on a financial footing with the purchasing power of large parties, if you can help out, please come along for a guaranteed …

Read More →