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# Trevor Ó Clochartaigh

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# Connemara
Galway family left without regular water supply for more than five years
Irish Water said local sources in the south Connemara area are not capable of supplying the volumes of water required.
# Trevor Ó Clochartaigh
Sinn Féin senator quits, alleging 'serious disciplinary issues' in the party
Trevor Ó Clochartaigh claims there were “serious breaches” of Sinn Féin’s code of conduct in Galway West.
# Galway
Galway City Council investigating allegations staff were gifted social housing
Sinn Féin senator Trevor Ó Clochartaigh says he has received documentation showing abuse of the council housing system by officials.
# Barna
Galway's Smallworld creche to close this week
It’s understood that the building is to be sold, but there are no plans to relocate the business elsewhere.
# special investigation
'Sexual harassment, illegal hours and treated like slaves': An investigation into the hospitality sector
Many have been forced to leave the industry due to abuses of their employment.
# gubu
These politicians did a mortifying fashion show on TV3 this morning
We’d advise them all to stick to the day job.
# Spiddal
Watchdog finds issues with nutrition and healthcare at Galway nursing home
Hiqa carried out an unannounced inspection of Aras Chois Fharraige last month.
# health partnership
James Reilly denies there was conflict of interest in maternity services review
Senator Trevor Ó Clochartaigh said Noel Daly must “review his position” as chair of the West/North West Hospital Group after it emerged he co-founded the company conducting the review.
# Weather watch
Call for Government to provide emergency funding for storm damage repair
Storm damage in Galway spurred Senator Trevor Ó Clochartaigh to make the call.
# Teresa Treacy
Protesters mass at ESB offices over Teresa Treacy jailing
More than 100 people gathered in Dublin calling for Ms Treacy’s release, including members of the Oireachtas.
# Amhrán na Laoch?
FG senator wants to change words of National Anthem
Jim Darcy told the Seanad that the words ‘Sinne Fianna Fáil’ were “appropriated” and should be changed back.
# seanad elections
Counting for Seanad’s Labour panel underway, as agricultural seats are completed
Fianna Fáil’s vote management brings home four candidates – but only one of them is backed by Micheál Martin.
# seanad elections
Big FF names tumble in second Seanad election
Former junior ministers Martin Mansergh and Sean Connick both fail in bids to win election to the Administrative panel.