Defend Local Health Services Protest

A  protest to defend local health services- 24 Hr A&E Service in Loughlinstown Hosptial took place today. The protest was supported by Richard Boyd Barrett TD, Cllr Hugh Lewis & Cllr Melisa Halpin. The protest made its way from St...

25th March 2012

ULA TD welcomes re-instatement of whistleblower Louise Bayliss and commends her courage

ULA TD calls for Government to immediately bring forward whistleblowers legislation and to ensure adequate resources for mental health patients In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD has welcomed the decision of the Irish Advocacy Network to re-instate whistleblower, Louise...

24th January 2012


In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD has expressed his shock and outrage, after receiving a call this morning from Mental Health Patient advocate and whistleblower, Lousie Baliff, where she informed him that she had been sacked this week by...

23rd January 2012

Richard Boyd Barrett’s speech to Dail on Health Services motion

Richard Boyd Barrett’s speech last night (Wed, 25th Oct)in the Dail during a debate on the Health Service is reproduced below. The debate was on the back of a motion put forward by the United Left Alliance (see HERE). Richard...

26th October 2011

United Left Alliance Dail Motion on Health Services

United Left Alliance Motion on Health Services 25 oct 2011 “That Dáil Éireann notes: — the ‘FairCare’ health reform plan of the Minister for Health, James Reilly T.D., is in chaos as a result of health cuts and that as...

26th October 2011

Enough is Enough- No More Cuts Save the A&E in Loughlinstown Hospital

Download the poster here: POSTER HOSPITAL 29 OCT 2011

28th September 2011