People Before Profit & AAA call for public to join Dail protest on Tuesday to support motion to halt waste charge hikes

Fear of people power and protest is what’s pushing government to back-track on waste charges, say PBP. In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett of the People Before Profit Alliance has urged the public to join a protest outside the Dail...

21st June 2016

Motion calls for Ministerial order to cap charges and reinstate waivers for low income families

Dail debate and vote to take place next week on AAA-PBP motion calling for immediate government action to prevent planned increase in waste charges Next week, the Dail will debate and vote upon a AAA-PBP Private Members Motion calling for...

16th June 2016

THORNTONS RECYCLING HIKE ANNUAL BIN CHARGE BY 300%

Bring the bins back to local authorities Following a query from People Before Profit Dublin Mid-West TD Gino Kenny, private waste management company Thornton’s Recycling have revealed that their annual bin charge of €50 will now be increased to a...

2nd June 2016

People Before Profit Campaign forces government to back down on environmentally regressive Green Waste charges

Alan Kelly’s Environmental credentials blown apart as government forced under pressure to abandon recycling charge. In a statement Richard Boyd Barrett TD for the PBP alliance welcomed the government’s decision this morning to back down on the plan of former...

18th May 2016