Mental Health budget must be increased and ringfenced

FF secures agreement to fully implement A Vision for Change Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth is calling on the new Government to guarantee ring-fenced funding for mental health services.  The Bailieboro based Deputy criticised the outgoing administration’s attitude to mental health funding, which saw money earmarked for mental health raided to pay for […]



An Bord Pleanala ~ Oral Hearing

An Bord Pleanala Oral Hearing Nuremore Hotel 11th April 2015 Check against Delivery Thank you Madam Inspector for facilitating my contribution to this very important meeting today. My name is Niamh Smyth and I am a newly elected T.D in this constituency of Cavan Monaghan. I wish to put on the record my total objection […]




FF Women’s Network President says women will play key role in 32nd Dáil

Fianna Fáil Women’s Network President and TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth says women will play an important role in the 32nd Dáil.  Thirty five women were elected to the Dáil in last month’s General Election – 10 more than the previous term. Marking International Women’s Day Deputy Smyth commented, “This is an exciting time for […]