Archive for the category: ‘National Matters’

NOT ALL THE SAME -JONES

North Wicklow Fine Gael councillor George Jones disputed the general comment “you are all the same” This type of remark is heard in particular at election time when some of the public apply a broad brush comment to all politicians […]

WITHDRAW CLIMATE BILL

JONES CALLS ON THE GOVERNMENT TO WITHDRAW CLIMATE BILL Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has called on this present outgoing Government to drop plans to bring a new Climate Change Bill in before the General Election is called. Cllr Jones […]

The Good and the Bad for 2010

REVIEW OF 2010 THE GOOD AND THE BAD Fine Gael Councillor George Jones in his annual review said “there are really two sides to the year that is fast coming to a close” NATIONAL At National level it will be […]

Zero increase in Commercial Rates and Water Charges

WICKLOW CO CO PASS BUDGET WITH ZERO INCREASES Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has welcomed the passing of 2011 Budget by Wicklow County Council without increasing Water Charges or Commercial rates. For the second year in a row and with […]

COUNCIL MEETING TOTAL TOMFOOLERY SAYS JONES

Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has labelled to night’s special meeting of Wicklow County Council as a total waste of time and tomfoolery at its worst. The special meeting was called by Independent Councillor Tommy Cullen and five members of […]

TIME TO GO SAY’S JONES

Fine Gael North Wicklow Councillor has called for this Government to go after the last few days of confusion. It is clear that the current Fianna Fail lead Government has completely lost the plot and are unable to deal with […]

Cllr JONES PAYS TRIBUTE TO MOIRA HOEY (DEADY)

Former Mayor of Greystones Cllr George Jones to day paid tribute to Moira Hoey and expressed sadness at her death in Loughlinstown Hospital earlier this morning.

TALK OVERLOAD ON OUR FINANCIAL CRISIS

TIME FOR TALK OVER NEED TO MOVE ON SAY’S JONES Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has suggested that “talk overload” on our financial crisis is doing nothing for our country.