Cllr Terence Slowey “breached ethics guidelines” – SIPO

first_img WhatsApp Previous articleMarine Minister says Killybegs improvements must complement fishing industryNext articleCouncillor walks out of Buncrana chamber in row over report delay News Highland Hospitalisations rise as Donnelly suggests masks will stay ’til autumn Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life Google+ A government ethics watchdog has found against a Donegal councillor who claimed double expenses for the same journey.Cllr. Terence Slowey, the Fine Gael whip on Donegal County Council, claimed a mileage allowance for a conference in Killarney, Co Kerry and a separate allowance for another event in Clonakilty, Co Cork on the same weekend.The Standards in Public office Commission found that Councillor Slowey breached ethics guidelines by claiming twice for the journey, and by failing to attend the entire conference in Killarney.Its report has now been sent to Donegal County Council, and to the Ministers for Finance and Environment for their consideration.When the anamoly first came to light, Councillor Slowey said he made an error, and immediately paid back the money.The SIPO report in full can be read here -http://www.sipo.gov.ie/en/Reports/OtherReports/InvestigationReports/130411-InvestigationReport-CouncillorDonegalCountyCouncil/ WhatsApp Cllr Terence Slowey “breached ethics guidelines” – SIPO Pinterest Twitter Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary center_img By News Highland – April 13, 2011 Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist News Facebook Pinterest Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Google+ Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebooklast_img read more

Worse than locals feared – HSE to close 10 beds at Dungloe District Hospital

first_img Google+ 10 beds to closeYesterday local Cllr Marie Terese Gallagher said she had received numerous calls from staff and patients’ families over rumours up to 7 beds were to close – today the HSE confirms it will be ten.In a statement to Highland Radio News the HSE says that in the last 4-6 weeks, the unit has experienced an increase in long term sick leave, staff retirements and planned maternity leave.It adds that the moratorium on recruitment in the public service has restricted the HSE’s ability to replace these staff, however discussions with senior management at a regional level to review options are ongoing.In the statement the HSE says that in order to maintain a safe level of care to our patients the it has decided to temporarily reduce the number of beds by 10 Short Stay. Facebook Previous articleCross border employment roadshow to visit Letterkenny and DerryNext articleFears for the future of LYIT’s Killybegs campus News Highland Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – May 8, 2013 WhatsApp Pinterest Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img Worse than locals feared – HSE to close 10 beds at Dungloe District Hospital Google+ Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary Pinterest Facebook Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist News Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder Hospitalisations rise as Donnelly suggests masks will stay ’til autumnlast_img read more