Smyth calls for additional Garda resources following ATM theft in Castleblayney

Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth has called on the Minister for Justice and Garda Commissioner to direct extra resources to Cavan-Monaghan following last nights ATM theft in Castleblayney, County Monaghan.   There have been seven ATM robberies in the border region and Northern Ireland this year.   Deputy Smyth commented, “There were dreadful […]

Irish music has lost a legend – Smyth

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Arts and TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth says the Irish music industry has lost a legend following the announcement of the death of Big Tom McBride. “I was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Big Tom this morning.  He was an Irish music legend and a true gentleman”, said […]

Smyth calls for N2 to be upgraded to motorway status

Preliminary design and planning to begin as soon as possible Fianna Fáil TD for Monaghan – Cavan Niamh Smyth TD says upgrade works need to be expedited along the dangerous section on the N2 and that motorway status is needed. Commenting Deputy Niamh Smyth said, “This is a notoriously dangerous stretch of road which has […]

Smyth facilitates meeting with Minister for Housing Simon Coveney to apply pressure on Department to make funding available for Drumillard Community Centre, Castleblayney

Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth has met with the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government Simon Coveney and members from Castleblayney Housing Association to impress upon the Minister the need for funding to be released for Drumillard Community Centre. “Four representatives from Castleblayney Housing Association, Sheila Cumiskey, John Donohoe, Regina McCormack and […]