Randy Elf To Discuss Political Speech Law Before Advocates For Balance

first_imgShare:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) CHAUTAUQUA — Dr. Randy Elf will discuss How Political Speech Law Benefits Politicians and the Rich before the Advocates for Balance at Chautauqua at 4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20.The Chautauqua County native will address constitutional law, particularly the constitutionality of law regulating political speech, in a program called “How Political Speech Law Benefits Politicians and the Rich.”Elf has practiced constitutional, appellate, and political-speech law and is a columnist.The event will be via Zoom. For information on attending, visit abcatchq.com. Advocates for Balance at Chautauqua’s mission is to achieve a balance of speakers in a mutually civil and respectful environment consistent with the historic mission of Chautauqua.last_img read more

MAJOR MEETING NEXT WEEK ON FUTURE OF CANCER SERVICES AT HOSPITAL

first_imgMinister Joe McHugh has confirmed a meeting will be held next week to discuss cancer services at Letterkenny General Hospital.Letterkenny General HospitalMinister of State McHugh TD said there have been a lot of questions raised over the past few weeks regarding the Cancer Care Unit at Letterkenny General Hospital and the services provided by the excellent staff at the hospital.He added that he has been continuously raised this matter and have received numerous reassurances that there is continued support for the service. “I have called for a working meeting to take place between all relevant stakeholders to discuss the matter.“I can confirm this meeting is taking place next Friday, 27 February, facilitated by the Minister for Health Leo Varadkar’s office, and attending the meeting will be officials from the Minister’s office, senior representatives of the Saolta Group, Letterkenny General Hospital, and the National Cancer Control Programme.“On the Agenda for discussion will be the continued cancer care services at the hospital, the challenges currently facing the staff, best use of resources, addressing waiting times and future plans for the service.“I will also be raising the €19Million investment at Altanagalvin Hospital and how we can look at a coordination between the two hospitals to ensure that patients can avail of the best and quickest quality of care in the long-term.” The Minister addd he had a very positive conversation with Maurice Power, CEO of the Saolta group yesterday, where he outlined that they are totally committed to Letterkenny General Hospital.“I have previously asked that they look at building in a review regarding a second consultant at the hospital, dependent on numbers and this is something I intend on raising at the meeting,” added Minister McHugh.Mr Power confirmed that ‘The Saolta University Health Care Group are committed to maintaining the service at LGH’. Furthermore, ‘all necessary steps will be put in place to ensure that any impact on patients is minimised’.“Additionally, I have requested the Minister’s officials meet with a number of groups representing people affected by cancer to have their concerns raised and I am happy to confirm that these will be going ahead next week also.”MAJOR MEETING NEXT WEEK ON FUTURE OF CANCER SERVICES AT HOSPITAL was last modified: February 20th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:cancerLetterkenny Genral HospitalMinister Joe McHughlast_img read more

Donegal travel agency scoops best ‘Cruise Agency of Year’ award

first_imgA Co Donegal Travel Agency has scooped a major award at the annual Travel Centres Ireland Conference which was held in the Mullingar Park Hotel.Letterkenny’s Liberty Travel scooped the best ‘Cruise Agency of the year’.The awards are voted by cruise providers Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruise, Sunway Cruise, Thomson Cruise and MSC cruise. So it’s excellent to be recognised by these companies for the excellent work we do.The theme for the awards ceremony was ‘All things Irish’ to mark the anniversary of 1916.Carolyn Davis, Director of Liberty Travel told Donegal Daily, “Travel Centres Ireland is the largest consortium of independently owned, licensed and bonded travel agents with over 80 outlets located throughout the country.“I am delighted to be the recipient of Cruise agency of the year, it recognises the hard work and commitment of my outstanding team to become experts at what they do.’ “None of this would be possible without our fantastic customers, who continually place their trust in us year after year. So on behalf of all our team we would like to say a huge thank you to all of our customers.”Donegal travel agency scoops best ‘Cruise Agency of Year’ award was last modified: November 13th, 2016 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more