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#Martin heydon

# martin-heydon - Sunday 10 February, 2019

'Like an episode of Winning Streak': Video game loot boxes exposing children to gambling, Dáil hears

Future gambling legislation could include provisions on loot boxes in video games.

# martin-heydon - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Explainer: Why Peter Fitzpatrick ditching Fine Gael could be a headache for the party

The Louth TD departed the parliamentary party last night.

# martin-heydon - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Martin Heydon's life online: "You need a tough skin as a politician on social media'

Well-known Irish names tell us about their life on the internet.

# martin-heydon - Friday 18 March, 2016

TD's wildly popular election video taken off YouTube over copyright dispute

Martin Heydon’s tribute to Back to the Future has fallen foul of a copyright issues.

# martin-heydon - Thursday 11 February, 2016

This TD's election video is all kinds of AMAZING Back To The Future This post contains videos

This TD's election video is all kinds of AMAZING

“I’m never going to get up to 88 in this traffic.”

# martin-heydon - Monday 7 December, 2015

These politicians did a mortifying fashion show on TV3 this morning

We’d advise them all to stick to the day job.

# martin-heydon - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Fine Gael TDs like the idea of a voting pact more than Labour TDs

Labour minister Alan Kelly thinks it’s a good idea but some of his party colleagues disagree.

# martin-heydon - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Magdalene Laundries survivors have received €10.3 million in compensation

Justice Minister Alan Shatter told the Dáil that 731 applications have been made under the redress scheme so far.

# martin-heydon - Thursday 29 March, 2012

‘Inappropriate’ for teachers to befriend pupils on Facebook – Quinn Child Protection This post contains a poll

‘Inappropriate’ for teachers to befriend pupils on Facebook – Quinn

The education minister says he cannot see how it could be appropriate for teachers to communicate with their students online.

# martin-heydon - Monday 28 February, 2011

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011 GE11 This post contains images

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011

We’ve totted up the figures, quantified the quotas, and worked out the ten most – and least – popular politicians in Ireland.

# martin-heydon - Saturday 26 February, 2011

FINE GAEL’S MARTIN  Heydon has been elected in Kildare South on the first count. Labour’s Jack Wall has retained his seat in the same constituency, also on the first count. The one seat remaining looks likely to go to Fianna Fáil.