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# rural-development - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Minister promises proper oversight of €4bn Ireland 2040 funds so money goes to the best bids

The Taoiseach launched new funds today to tackle rural development, urban regeneration, climate action and innovation.

# rural-development - Sunday 10 September, 2017

After 14 years, west Cork's beloved mobile library has been upgraded

“It’s one of the last things in their area that belongs to them,” librarian Zillah O’Donnell said.

# rural-development - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Without high-speed broadband, will people return to live in rural Ireland?

The government’s €60-million rural plan aims to create jobs in rural areas, and to encourage people to move out of the Dublin commuter belt, and move back to rural towns.

# rural-development - Friday 11 April, 2014

The most economically depressed town in Ireland is...

The results are in…Teagasc has ranked every town in Ireland.

# rural-development - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Over €12.5 billion committed to agriculture over the next seven years

“It covers everything from hill farmers to suckler cows,” Enda Kenny said today.

# rural-development - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Do we need a junior minister for rural development? Economy This post contains a poll

Do we need a junior minister for rural development?

RTÉ has seen a report which underlines how much Ireland’s rural areas have suffered in the downturn – should a minister be dedicated to tackling that issue?