Archive for the category: ‘National Matters’

Another Gathering success

GERMAN-IRISH GATHERING IN WICKLOW The German-Irish Association of Wurzburg completed a successful Gathering event this week in Wicklow. Wurzburg is the partnership city of Bray and County Wicklow. Cllr George Jones Chair of the Wicklow Partnership Committee said “I am delighted that 24 members of the Association […]

Visit of Wurzburg German-Irish Association

Members of the Wurzburg German-Irish Association are visiting Wicklow and Bray from Wednesday 30th October to Sunday 3rd November.  Cllr George Jones Chairman of the Wicklow-Bray-Wurzburg partnership committee said 25 members lead by their President Matthias Fleckenstein are making their normal visit to the […]

LOCAL CHARGES SHOULD SEE IMPROVED LOCAL SERVICES

  CAMPAIGN AGAINST LOCAL CHARGES MISGUIDED SAY’S JONES Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has hit out at various campaigns that recommend non-payment of Property Tax, Septic Tank registration, former Household tax and proposed water rates. This type of campaign was […]

Success of The Gathering provides welcome boost to Tourism Industry – says Cllr Jones

20% increase in tourism figures since Govt came to power Fine Gael Cllr Jones has welcomed the latest official data on overseas travel from the Central Statistics Office, which has reported an increase of overseas visitor numbers to Ireland up […]

Vote Yes to Protect Children

Dear Friend, Voting in the Children’s Referendum takes place on Saturday next, November 10, between 9.00am and 10.00pm. I sincerely request that you vote Yes, and that you ask your family, friends and work colleagues to do the same. This […]

YES VOTE URGED ON STABILITY TREATY- JONES

Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has urged voters to vote yes on May 31st Cllr Jones said “the no side made up of the usual groups are advising the people of Ireland to go down a cul-de-sac in voting no. […]

A GREAT SEVEN DAYS FOR THE COUNTRY-JONES

What a week it has been suggested by Cllr George Jones to day. The international coverage that has been received from the visit of Queen Elizabeth and President Obama will do a great deal of good for the country. Ireland […]

PRAISE FOR OTHER CANDIDATES FROM JONES

Cllr George Jones Fine Gael Leader of Wicklow County Council in a statement this week praised the conduct of other candidates at the recent election count in Shoreline Greystones. Cllr Jones said ” while the result was great for Fine […]