Local News

  1. GAA Deal with Sky TV
    Issued : Thursday 10 April, 2014
    The GAA Sky deal this week is about far more than extra money for the association or the wider audience for our native games. It shows a lack of understanding ...
  2. Leonard calls for a review of Ireland's overly generous attitude to the oil and gas exploration companies
    Issued : Saturday 29 March, 2014
  3. Leonard selected as substitute candidate for European elections
    Issued : Monday 24 February, 2014
    On Sunday the 23rd Feb in the Mullingar Park hotel Senator Lorraine Higgins was chosen as the Labour candidate from Midlands North West constituency for the forthcoming elections. Cllr Denis ...
  4. Consultation with Communities is the real issue says Leonard
    Issued : Sunday 4 August, 2013
    We would not have had two decades of landfill and incinerator applications and now the current industrial windfarm applications at such an advanced stage of potential environmental impact on communities ...
  5. Industrial wind farm proposals for the Midlands are unsustainable developments
    Issued : Sunday 30 June, 2013
    In its simplest terms the industrial wind farm proposals for the Midlands are unsustainable developments which are a risk to local communities and simply cannot be allowed to go ahead. ...
  6. National Cycle route can be win-win for Westmeath
    Issued : Wednesday 13 March, 2013
    The debacle of recent months where the supposed “preferred” national cycle route runs along the old Mullingar to Athlone line points to two questions. 1) Preferred by who? and2) Have the ...
  7. Rural Life in Ireland is under threat
    Issued : Sunday 11 July, 2010
     We have to look at the fact that rural life here in Westmeath and indeed throughout the country is seriously under threat.  This is a far deeper issue than the ...
  8. Who Is Really Paying the Bill?
    Issued : Thursday 8 July, 2010
    As Judge Neilan retired, his last remarks in relation to bankers may be seen as the last sting, but I think they resonated far deeper than that. The attempts in ...
  9. Rural Life in Ireland is Under Threat
    Issued : Thursday 8 July, 2010
    We have to look at the fact that rural life here in Westmeath and indeed throughout the country is seriously under threat. This is a far deeper issue than the ...
  10. Transport 21 must be completely overhauled
    Issued : Monday 22 February, 2010
    As Chair of the Transport SPC I am calling on Westmeath County Council and Irish Rail to ask the Dept of Transport to make a review of transport links in ...

Cllr Denis Leonard


Constituency:
Ireland - Midlands North West : Longford / Westmeath : Kinnegad
Home Address:
Trim Road
Kinnegad
Co.Westmeath
Tel:
+353876430783Mobile
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Social:
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