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Hazzard Welcomes End to Warrenpoint Waste Plant Proposals

  Sinn Féin’s Chris Hazzard MP has welcomed confirmation from ReGen Waste Ltd that it will withdraw its application for a hazardous waste plant in Warrenpoint Harbour. The local South Down MP had been working with local residents and stakeholders concerned that any proposed facility on Carlingford Lough would have been hugely detrimental to the […]

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Loughinisland pedestrians must be protected – Rogan

Sinn Féin MLA Emma Rogan has asked local TransportNI officials to give serious consideration to the inclusion of Loughinisland in future footway programmes.    The local MLA was speaking following conversations with a number of local families’ who raised serious concerns about the safety of their children walking the Loughinisland Road daily.    “All age […]

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Southern Trust facing Judicial Review over Daisy Hill Hospital

  The campaign to protect Accident & Emergency services at the Daisy Hospital in Newry has intensified this week as the first steps in Judicial Review proceedings have been taken on behalf of the local community. Speaking from the Daisy Hill Hospital, Sinn Féin’s Chris Hazzard MLA said: “With more than 53,000 patients accessing Emergency […]

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Sinn Féin are the party of Delivery for South Down – Hazzard

  Sinn Fein MLA Chris Hazzard said the party would continue to provide political leadership for the South Down area. Speaking in Downpatrick the South Down Westminster candidate said: “In South Down there exists an appetite for real political change, a growing desire for vibrant, relevant and dynamic political leadership. “Having a strong Sinn Féin […]

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We need to invest in our children – Hazzard

  Sinn Féin MLA Chris Hazzard has said it’s time to build a “fit for purpose” childcare system as the latest Annual Childcare Cost Survey illustrates that 3 out of 5 women in County Down believe that childcare services are insufficient & unaffordable in the local area. Mr Hazzard said, ‘Being a young working parent […]

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Gerry Adams visits South Down on Chris Hazzard Canvass Tour

Sinn Féin’s Westminster candidate Chris Hazzard accompanied his Party President Gerry Adams, TD, on a whistle stop tour of South Down on Monday where they met supporters and constituents in Crossgar, Downpatrick, Castlewellan, Newcastle, Kilkeel, Rostrevor and Hilltown. Describing the warmth of the welcome from local people as “very encouraging and similar to the reception […]

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