Make County Cork an Apartheid-Free Zone

On Monday 22nd January 2024, Cork County Council will vote on a motion to support the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, by declaring itself an Apartheid-Free Zone. I would urge every person in West Cork to support this motion, by emailing the sitting councillors in your area, urging them to vote in favour of the motion.

Flood Threat to West Cork Needs Urgent Response

Recent storm and flooding events have left many West Cork residents terrified. While we cannot control the weather, simple measures like better drain maintenance and better emergency response plans could save people from the devastation of having their homes flooded.

Short Update: Senior Alert Scheme

While calling to the doors of West Cork, I met a number of people that are eligible for the Senior Alert Scheme, but were unaware of its existence. It's a great service, and I think more people should know about it.

Shannonvale Park & the Clonakilty Sewage Flood

A video from Barry O'Mahony, explaining the outrageous situation in Shannonvale, Clonakilty, West Cork, where a public park is off-limits to the residents due to a flood of sewage from a malfunctioning waste treatment facility.