Category Archives: Politics

Free contraception move is ‘a good start’

The government decision to provide free contraception, on a phased basis, beginning with women aged 17 to 25, has been welcomed by the Green Party’s representative in Killarney. Cabinet approved an amendment to the Health (Exemptions from Charges for Acute In-Patient Services) Bill 2022 which will insert provisions to provide for the free contraception for… Continue Reading

More housing the top priority for new first citizen

John Francis Flynn was this afternoon elected unopposed as Mayor of Kerry and immediately outlined housing, improvements to the health service, greater access to third level education and the further development of Kerry Airport as his top priorities. Cllr Flynn (31) becomes the first mayor from the Killorglin electoral area since the late Danny Kissane… Continue Reading