Michael Ring has attended 76 ministerial engagements since May 1

Thursday, 6th December, 2018 1:18pm

Michael Ring has attended 76 ministerial engagements since May 1

Minister Michael Ring

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring, has attended 76 ministerial engagements since the beginning of May. 

He revealed the figure in Dáil Éireann on foot of a parliamentary question by Fianna Fáil Deputy Niall Colins. 

The Mayo-based minister publishes his diaries on a quarterly basis on his website.

The following is the information he furnished to Deputy Collins.


Month 2018 County Public events Minister Michael Ring attended by county since 1 May 2018
May   Event
03.05.18 Kildare Opening of new Library, Athy
04.05.18 Mayo Launch the 2018 Féile Chois Cuain, Louisburgh
06.05.18 Mayo Official opening of Achill GAA Club, Achill
09.05.18 Dublin Attended 1916 Easter Rising Ceremony, Arbour Hill, Dublin 7
18.05.18 Mayo Officially open the new facility at Tonragee National School, Tonragee, Achill
18.05.18 Mayo Opening of Michael O'Malley Tarmacadam office and 40 Year Celebration, Ballynew Castlebar
21.05.18 Mayo Funding announcement at Céide Fields, Ballycastle
23.05.18 Dublin Photocall to Launch IWS 10 Year Drowning Prevention Strategy, Waterways Ireland Docklands Office, Grand Canal Quay, Dublin 4
24.05.18 Kilkenny Official Visit to Kilkenny
25.05.18 Mayo Official opening of MUGA and newly resurfaced carpark-Clare Lake/McMahon Park, Claremorris
25.05.18 Mayo Official opening of the Playground in Turlough, Turlough, Castlebar
25.05.18 Mayo Official opening of the Leeson Enterprise Centre, Westport
26.05.18 Mayo Official Launch of the Louisburgh Order of Malta Ambulance, Louisburgh
June   Event
01.06.18 Roscommon Opening of Kilteevan playground, Kilteevan
03.06.18 Mayo Official opening of Westport Horse and Pony Show, Westport
14.06.18 Dublin Launch of Library Strategy- Lexicon, Dun Laoghaire
14.06.18 Mayo Launch of Painting Exhibition for Ms. Kay Brennan, Claremorris
18.06.18 Mayo Turning of the sod at Kilcommon GAA Club, Kilcommon
18.06.18 Mayo Official Opening of Kilmaine Walk, Kilmaine
22.06.18 Mayo O'Malley Clan Rally Chieftain's Reception, Westport
23.06.18 Mayo Unveiling of Marine Trail Board-Dooega, Achill
25.06.18 Mayo Presentation of the Small Grant Scheme Cheques on behalf of Mayo Sports Partnership, Castlebar
29.06.18 Mayo Official Opening of Carnacon Handball Alley, Carnacon
July   Event
03.07.18 Dublin Attendance at Reception to mark the 242nd Anniversary of the Independence of the USA, Ambassador's Residence, Phoenix Park, Dublin 8
13.07.18 Mayo Rural Sectoral Launch for Project Ireland 2040, Westport
14.07.18 Mayo Official opening of the Achill Seal Caves Caravan and Camping Park, Dugort, Achill
26.07.18 Mayo Official opening of a section of road and perform the sod turning for new section of road on the N59, Kilmeena, Westport
29.07.18 Mayo Opening of Ballinrobe Agricultural Show, Ballinrobe
August   Event
04.08.18 Mayo Opening of Claremorris Handball Alley, Claremorris
05.08.18 Mayo Opening of the 100th Claremorris Agricultural Show, Claremorris
06.08.18 Mayo Official opening the Bonniconlon Agricultural Show, Bonniconlon, Ballina
16.08.18 Galway Official opening of the Connemara Pony Show, Clifden Show Grounds
17.08.18 Mayo Opening of the Green Flag Community Awards, Gortnafolla, Turlough
21.08.18 Mayo Opening a completed Town and Village Scheme, Knock
26.08.18 Mayo Attended Papal visit to Knock Shrine
31.08.18 Mayo Failte Ireland Service Excellence Awards, Westport
31.08.18 Mayo Strategic Investment Launch, Ballycroy National Park
September   Event
08.09.18 Mayo Official opening the Exhibition of Church Artefacts and Memorabilia, St. Patrick's Church, Newport
10.09.18 Mayo Open IFA National Hill Farming Forum, Westport
13.09.18 Offaly LEADER Forum, Tullamore
17.09.18 Mayo Official opening of the Westport Primary Care Centre, Westport
20.09.18 Offaly Panel discussion on Supporting Sustainable Rural Communities, National Ploughing Championships, Screggan, Tullamore.
21.09.18 Mayo Official opening of the Claremorris Primary Care Centre, Claremorris
21.09.18 Mayo Official opening of the Ballinrobe Primary Care Centre, Ballinrobe
22.09.18 Mayo Official opening of the Fahy Rovers AFC Pitch, Fahy, Westport
24.09.18 Dublin Presentation of Tidy Towns Awards, The Helix, Dublin 9
26.09.18 Dublin Official opening of Kevin St. Library, Kevin St, Dublin 8
27.09.18 Donegal Official visit to Donegal
29.09.18 Mayo Official switch on of the lights at the Green in Ballinrobe as part of the European Week of Sports, Ballinrobe
October   Event
05.10.18 Mayo Address at the Irish Uplands Forum, Mulranny
06.10.18 Mayo Westport Order of Malta 75th Anniversary Celebrations, Westport
08.10.18 Mayo Launch of the Muintir na Tire Carbon Monoxide Programme, Claremorris
11.10.18 Roscommon Funding announcement at Edgeworthstown Library, Edgeworthstown
12.10.18 Leitrim Official opening of Rossinver Community Centre, Rossinver
12.10.18 Leitrim Launch the new brochure for the Ballroom of Romance, Glenfarne
12.10.18 Mayo Present Certificates at Westport College of Further Education Graduation Ceremony, Westport
18.10.18 Dublin Visit to Lourdes Day Care Facility, Dublin City Centre
19.10.18 Mayo Official opening of Commercial Kitchen at Teach Greannai, Rossport, Ballina
19.10.18 Mayo Official opening of Carrowtigue Playground, Carrowtigue
19.10.18 Mayo Raising of the Green Flag for Aughalasheen National School, Aughalasheen
19.10.18 Mayo Presentation of Certificates at Teagasc Green Cert Graduation Ceremony, Castlebar
20.10.18 Mayo Official opening of Famine Exhibition, Ballina Civic Offices, Ballina
25.10.18 Dublin Launch of Pobal's Strategic Plan 2018-2021 and 2017 Annual Report, Molesworth ST, Dublin 2
26.10.18 Mayo Official opening of new branch of Heat Merchants, Castlebar
26.10.18 Mayo Official opening of the Cairde Club/Dolmen Clubhouse, Castlebar
27.10.18 Mayo Attend In Humber's Footsteps 220th Anniversary, Kilcummin
November   Event
02.11.18 Mayo Official opening of Belmullet Sewerage Scheme, Belmullet
03.11.18 Mayo Official opening of Newport Handball Alley, Newport
06.11.18 Kilkenny Presentation of Tidy Towns Regional Awards, Springhill Court Hotel, Kilkenny
07.11.18 Dublin Launch of Be Winter Ready Campaign-give keynote speech, Kildare St, Dublin 2
09.11.18 Mayo Official opening of Kilmeena Playground, Kilmeena, Westport
16.11.18 Mayo Official opening of Belcarra Playground and River Walk, Belcarra
23.11.18 Sligo Announcement of Rural Regeneration Fund Category 1 Funding Announcements, Sligo
30.11.18 Mayo Opening of Visitor Centre and attendance at launch of flights from Knock to Cologne and launch of Ryanair 2019 summer schedule, Ireland West Airport, Knock
30.11.18 Mayo Official opening of Foxford, Killala and Charlestown Sewerage Scheme, Foxford
30.11.18 Mayo Official opening of Tia (Café, Deli, Bakery), Louisburgh

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