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McMahon Welcomes repairs to Rostrevor Road

    Sinn Féin Crotlieve Councillor Oksana Mc Mahon has welcomed repairs to Rostrevor Road The Crotlieve Councillor has welcomed plans to make repairs along the main Hilltown to Rostrevor road. These repairs will mostly be the filling in of Potholes along this main Road. The Sinn Fein Councillor stated, “I am very pleased that […]

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John Rice calls for Repairs in Leitrim Village

    Slieve Croob Councillor John Rice has called for Kerbstones to be reinstated in Leitrim village The Sinn Féin Councillor visited Leitrim village this week after a call out by residents of the area. Cllr Rice said “Kerbstones outside of a village housing estate have been displaced, possibly by snowplows clearing last week’s fall […]

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Rice condemns fly tipping in Clanvaraghan 

    Sinn Féin Councillor John Rice has condemned recent fly-tipping on the Wood Road in between Leitrim and Clanvaraghan, Rice said “this fly tipping is very annoying to the residents of this area, the people carrying out this act are simply showing complete disrespect for the environment and the residents of Clanvaraghan and Leitrim” […]

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Hazzard welcomes new Protections for Broadband Customers

    Sinn Féin’s Chris Hazzard MP has welcomed new protections announced by Ofcom that ensure customers will receive more accurate information about broadband speeds before they commit to a contract.   The South Down MP said:   “For many years now broadband customers in South Down have experienced problems getting the broadband service that […]

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Progress being made on Ballynahinch Bypass – Hazzard

    Sinn Féin’s Chris Hazzard MP has welcomed ongoing progress on the Ballynahinch ByPass project as archaeological work commences on site.   The former Infrastructure Minister signed-off the proposal to commence with the Ballynahinch Bypass in December 2016 and has been keeping up to date with progress with the £40million project at each stage […]

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Ennis meets with BBC over lack of GAA coverage

    South Down MLA Sinéad Ennis has stated that she has met the BBC’s Head of Sports Programming Shane Glynn to discuss concerns regarding GAA coverage in the north of Ireland.   Speaking after the meeting Ms Ennis said: “There is huge frustration in regards to the amount of BBC coverage of GAA games. Currently […]

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Rogan welcomes new 40MPH zone in Teconnaught

  Sinn Féin MLA Emma Rogan has welcomed a new 40 mile per hour zone and signage in Teconnaught. The South Down MLA said: “Sinn Féin representatives have been lobbying the Department for Infrastructure for this measure to be introduced at Teconnaught and I welcome the fact that it is to be brought into place. […]

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McMahon raises safety concerns at Mayobridge

  Sinn Féin councillor Oksana McMahon has raised the health and safety concerns regarding the lane on Ballyvally Road leading to the playing fields.   Cllr McMahon said:   “Sinn Féin represents in the Crotlieve area have been contacted by a number of Mayobridge residents in regards to unacceptable state of the lane on Ballyvally […]

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DFI approves road crossing for Mill Hill

    Sinn Féin councillors Róisín Howell and John Rice have said the provision of a new crossing on Mill Hill in Castlewellan will enhance the road safety of all users.   Cllr Howell said:   “The Department for Infrastructure have confirmed that there is merit in the provision of a new crossing at Mill […]

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