8 September 2005 Edition

Water tax delay does not go far enough

8 September 2005

Commenting on Direct Rule Minister Seán Woodward's announcement that the British Government will delay the introduction of phased water charging for domestic customers until April 2007, Sinn Féin spokesperson on Regional Development, Raymond McCartney MLA has expressed regret that the Minister's proposals are still firmly fixed on the introduction of the water tax. Free article

Havana weekend in the Hills of Donegal

8 September 2005

The Irish-based Cuba Support Group plan to hold a 'Camp Havana' weekend in Gleann Cholmcille in a Gaeltacht area of Southwest Donegal from 16-18 September. This weekend is being jointly hosted by the local Sinn Féin cumann in Gleann Cholmcille as part of Sinn Féin's support for participative tourism. Free article

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Derry and Antrim republican dead to be honoured

8 September 2005

The new republican Garden of Remembrance at Gulladuff in County Derry will be the scene of a major historical commemorative event this coming Saturday when plaques inscribed with the names of the republican dead from Counties Derry and Antrim will be unveiled. Free article

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