Minster Foley Welcomes Over €14 Million in Payments for Kerry Farmers

Minster Foley Welcomes Over €14 Million in Payments for Kerry Farmers

Minister for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley has welcomed the announcement of €14,822,893 in payments for over 6,000 Kerry farmers under the Areas of Natural Constraint (ANC) scheme. The ANC scheme provides payments to people farming land in designated disadvantaged areas. It aims to support the continuation of farming in these area by compensating…

Ballymacelligott Schools Roll Out a Céad Míle Fáilte for Minister Norma Foley

Ballymacelligott Schools Roll Out a Céad Míle Fáilte for Minister Norma Foley

To mark the reopening of schools after the summer break, Minister for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley visited a number of schools in the county recently. It was a wonderful opportunity for her to meet staff and students and to wish them well for the year ahead. Minister Foley’s tour of schools on Wednesday…

€260,000 Funding Package for Kerry Streetscapes and Shopfronts

€260,000 Funding Package for Kerry Streetscapes and Shopfronts

Minister for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley welcomed the announcement of €260,000 in funding to support enhancement of street-scapes and shopfronts in Kerry. The Street-scape Enhancement Initiative provides funding to property owners to improve the facades of their buildings and to help rural towns and villages to continue to be inviting places to live,…

Minister Foley Welcomes Multi-Million Euro Investment in Kerry Health Care Services

Minister Foley Welcomes Multi-Million Euro Investment in Kerry Health Care Services

Minister for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley welcomes the announcement of almost €10 million investment of capital funding to support Kerry healthcare services. In total €9,710,000  is now being announced for Kerry Healthcare this year ensuring vital enhancements and upgrades are provided across the county. Included in the funding is almost €5 million for…

€30m Fund for Tourism Industry Operators Welcomed by Minister Foley

€30m Fund for Tourism Industry Operators Welcomed by Minister Foley

Minister for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley welcomes a €30 million fund designed to support visitor attractions, activity operators and tourism accommodation providers during off peak seasons. The funding will be provided under the Tourism Business Continuity Scheme and the supports will be broken down into two phases of funding. Eligible Visitor Attractions The…

Minister Norma Foley Welcomes Return of Air Services to Kerry Airport

Minister Norma Foley Welcomes Return of Air Services to Kerry Airport

Minister for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley has welcomed the return of twice daily air service between Dublin and Kerry.  The collapse of Stobart Air on June 12th had resulted in an immediate cessation of Government funded Public Service Obligations (PSO) on vital regional air routes between Dublin and Kerry. Given the importance of…