Whitmore says State must purchase Luggala Estate

Whitmore says State must purchase Luggala Estate

The State must step in and purchase the uplands at Luggala Estate due to it’s importance to Wicklow’s film and tourism industry, said Social Democrats General Election candidate Cllr. Jennifer Whitmore. Cllr. Whitmore said “The iconic Luggala Estate is...
Third lane on N11 should focus on sustainable travel

Third lane on N11 should focus on sustainable travel

Social Democrats Candidate for Wicklow, Cllr. Jennifer Whitmore has welcomed the news this week that Wicklow County Council have signed contracts with ARUP consultants to carry out designs for M11/N11 road improvements, which will see the road upgraded to three...
Irish Rail to increase carriages for train service

Irish Rail to increase carriages for train service

Social Democrats Candidate for Wicklow Cllr. Jennifer Whitmore has welcomed news from Irish Rail this evening that they are increasing capacity on the train line to Bray / Greystones by adding an additional eight carriages to the current train stock.  Cllr. Whitmore...

Wicklow in transport funding slow lane – again

Social Democrat Cllr. Jennifer Whitmore has expressed her frustration at the lack of transport funding for County Wicklow, following this week’s announcement of the 2018 Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) allocations. Whitmore said “Once again, Wicklow is at...

Whitmore welcomes proposal to end gift voucher rip-offs

Social Democrat Cllr. Jennifer Whitmore welcomes the Consumer Protection (Gift Vouchers) Bill 2017 that party co-leader Catherine Murphy TD has introduced into the Dáil, which would see the end of gift voucher rip-offs. Whitmore said “This Bill would ensure that gift...

Whitmore calls for shuttle bus for North Wicklow

Social Democrat Cllr. Jennifer Whitmore has asked that the newly rebranded Local Link bus service include Greystones and surrounding towns in its proposal for new routes in the county. Whitmore said “I’m delighted that Local Link are looking to expand on the bus...
Whitmore questions delay in fire safety report for Greystones school

Whitmore questions delay in fire safety report for Greystones school

Social Democrat Cllr. Jennifer Whitmore has expressed her concern at the length of time it has taken to publish and act upon a fire safety audit of Gaelscoil Clocha Liatha in Greystones, following fire safety issues being raised with the Department of Education in...
Whitmore questions delay in fire safety report for Greystones school

Whitmore questions delay in fire safety report for Greystones school

Social Democrat Cllr. Jennifer Whitmore has expressed her concern at the length of time it has taken to publish and act upon a fire safety audit of Gaelscoil Clocha Liatha in Greystones, following fire safety issues being raised with the Department of Education in...
Condition of Avoca River unacceptable

Condition of Avoca River unacceptable

Social Democrat Cllr. Jennifer Whitmore has expressed her disappointment and frustration at the recent results from the EPA’s latest national assessment of water quality that showed the Avoca River to still be considered as one of the most polluted in the country....