Category Archives: Politics

From Killarney to RTÉ was a seamless journey for Mícheál

TOP class political correspondent with RTÉ News, Kerryman Mícheál Lehane, is the latest correspondent to front the new Truth Matters campaign highlighting the issue of misinformation and the importance of accurately sourced news. In this new phase, trusted journalists Mícheál, Ailbhe Conneely and Sinéad Hussey focus on how core journalistic values such as trust, integrity… Continue Reading

Over the you John: Independent Alliance names their man

THE Kerry Independent Alliance has selected primary school teacher, John O’Donoghue, for co-option to Kerry County Council to succeed his uncle, veteran councillor Michael Gleeson, who recently retired from active politics after many years of service. John, from Gortdromakerrie in Muckross, is a teacher at Loughquittane National School, where he was also a pupil and… Continue Reading

Martin aware of concerns for 40 homes in the parish

TAOISEACH Micheál Martin said he is aware of the controversy surrounding the exclusion of 40 houses from the long-promised Kilcummin sewerage scheme and he will engage with Irish Water in an attempt to find a solution. There was uproar when it emerged that residents living in Clashnagarrane, Knockataggle and Rahanane would miss out on the… Continue Reading