Quotes of the week Leinster Express



“The job in Shanahoe is excellent, everybody involved should be complimented”

Cllr John Joe Fennelly on the recent drainage works at Shanahoe

O’moore place insulation

“This is badly needed, some of the rents have doubled in the estate. Some people are paying as much as €60 per week to heat their houses, they are very deserving”

Cllr Caroline Dwane

Local Elections

“On a day to day basis I come face-to-face with the issues of the disabled, elderly, carers and families under pressure. The growing levels of stress and depression in our community and the prevalence of suicide concerns me greatly and I would like to do more to help address this as there is hardly a family that has not been affected.”

Grainne Corcoran, Labour election candidate for Portarlington-Emo-Graiguecullen.