All posts tagged "Edwin Poots"
Northern Ireland/ 2 years ago
Edwin Poots resigns as DUP leader after three weeks in job
New DUP leader Edwin Poots has resigned. The news was confirmed tonight (Thursday), in a statement. Mr Poots had only been...
Portadown/ 3 years ago
Minister drives home ‘think local, buy local and support local’ message during Ballylisk Dairies visit
Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots has paid a visit to Ballylisk Dairies in Portadown and used the occasion to urge people to...
Armagh/ 3 years ago
Council to be given new ‘get-tough’ powers to tackle flytipping – but no money to do the work
New get-tough measures to tackle flytipping are to be thrust upon local councils – but without the money needed to see...
Moves to ban e-cigarettes being sold to anyone under age of 18
Electronic cigarettes could soon be banned for sale to anyone under the age of 18, depending on the outcome of a...
Emergency meeting secured to discuss health budget
Sinn Féin Newry & Armagh MLA Mickey Brady has confirmed that his Party colleague Meave McLaughlin has secured an emergency meeting of...
Upper Bann MP raises concerns over health cuts announcement
Upper Bann MP David Simpson has responded to the announcement made by the Health Minister Edwin Poots that the Health Service is...
£4.7 million boost to inpatient mental health and learning disability services
Southern Trust Mental health and learning disability services have received a £4.7 million boost with the opening of two new wings...
Poots launches new website for young people with emotional and mental health difficulties
Information aimed at children and young people up to the age of 18 who are experiencing emotional or mental health problems...
Health Minister offers up pledges during Armagh visit
NO-ONE with a learning disability or other health needs should continue to live in hospital unless they are receiving treatment. That...
‘Poots destroying NHS ethos’ – Bradley
NEWRY and Armagh MLA Dominic Bradley is accusing Health Minister Edwin Poots of allowing the ethos of the NHS to be...
Health Minister calls for organ donor increase
BOOSTING organ donation rates is the key to reducing the number of people who die waiting on a transplant, Health Minister...