canadian-ambassador-vickors. Pictured with the new Canadian Ambassador to Ireland Kevin Vickers ahead of our recent meeting in Leinster House recently. 




Contribution to the Children and Family Relationships Bill 2015: Second Stage (Resumed)

February 26th, 2015 - Pat Breen
Posted in Dail Debates

This is an important Bill. I commend the Minister on her introduction of the legislation. As most previous speakers have said, it is complex, challenging and lengthy. One thing about…

Extra nurses will alleviate pressure in the UL Hospital Group - BREEN

February 4th, 2015 - Pat Breen
Posted in Press Releases

Clare T.D. and Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade has welcomed the announcement of 70 new nursing appointments in the UL Hospital Group.

“The hiring of…

Foreign Affairs Committee to hear from Nigerian Ambassador on Boko Haram insurgency

February 3rd, 2015 - Pat Breen
Posted in Press Releases

The Oireachtas Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade will tomorrow meet with Ambassador of Nigeria to Ireland Dr Bolere Elizabeth Ketebu for an update on the activities of Boko…

Over €13 million allocated for Clare’s Regional and Local Roads - BREEN

February 3rd, 2015 - Pat Breen
Posted in Dail Debates

Clare TD and Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade Pat Breen T.D. has today (Tuesday) welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Transport, Sport and Tourism…

Shannon could develop an IFSC style strategy - Breen

February 2nd, 2015 - Pat Breen
Posted in Press Releases

“Shannon could develop a strategy similar to the proposed strategy for the IFSC in Dublin”, says Fine Gael Clare TD and Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and…