Over a million energy customers over-paying for electricity and gas

Over a million energy customers over-paying for electricity and gas

01 “The spin from the Regulator is that we have some of the highest switching rates in Europe but that ignores the fact that over a million Irish customers are not on the best available deal. How can this be considered a successful outcome?” Social Democrats...
New Mayor of Fingal must open community centres to political meetings

New Mayor of Fingal must open community centres to political meetings

00Social Democrats from across the Fingal County Council area have today demanded that the next mayor of the county ends the outright ban on political meetings in community centres. Under current Fingal County Council policy, community centres may not be used for...
Dangerous use of quads and scrambler bikes at epidemic levels

Dangerous use of quads and scrambler bikes at epidemic levels

00Social Democrats’ Councillor Cian O’Callaghan has said the dangerous use of quads and scramblers by teenagers and children has been allowed to reach epidemic levels. Speaking after a man was seriously injured when he was struck by a scrambler bike in Darndale Park...
Energy savings should be passed on to consumers

Energy savings should be passed on to consumers

00Social Democrats spokesperson on Energy and Climate Change Councillor Cian O’Callaghan has said proposed reductions in the Public Service Obligation Levy (PSO), made today by the Energy Regulator, should be passed onto customers. Under the proposed new rate for...