Govt must instruct State agencies to hand over vital documentation to CervicalCheck inquiry – Smyth

Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth says women who have been failed by the CervicalCheck system are being further disrespected by the State, which is dragging its heels and delaying the scoping inquiry into the controversy. Yesterday the man heading up the inquiry Dr. Gabriel Scally revealed that there has been a delay in […]




Govt must allocate additional Gardaí to Cavan/Monaghan to curb spiralling crime levels – Smyth

– Recent high profile burglaries highlight need for extra resources – Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth says the Justice Minister needs to wake up to the scourge of rural crime and allocate additional resources to the force in the Cavan/Monaghan division. There have been a number of high profile burglaries in Cavan in […]




Govt ignoring Border region in Foreign Direct Investment announcements – Smyth

– Multinational investment needed to ensure economic stability – Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth has hit out at the Business Minister following her claim that she’s prioritising the Border region.  Minister Humphreys has been in the Department of Business, Enterprise & Innovation for almost one year yet during all of 2017 there were […]


Children suffering as HSE delays appointment of Assessment of Needs Officer – Smyth

Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth has hit out at HSE management for the continued delay in recruiting an Assessment of Needs Officer for children with disabilities.  This position has been vacant since last September and has led to major backlogs in the system. Deputy Smyth explained, “Cavan and Monaghan have the highest waiting […]