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Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Darby's Point (Mayo) Landing Facilities.

Wednesday, 15 June 1966

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 223 No. 4

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Mr. Lindsay: Information on Patrick James Lindsay Zoom on Patrick James Lindsay asked the Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries if he is yet in a position to state when landing and other facilities will be made available at Darby's Point, County Mayo.

Mr. Haughey: Information on Charles J. Haughey Zoom on Charles J. Haughey I have nothing to add to my reply to the Deputy's question of 16th March, 1966, on this subject.

Mr. Lindsay: Information on Patrick James Lindsay Zoom on Patrick James Lindsay When will the Minister have news of a less vague nature about these projects? What is the present situation?

Mr. Haughey: Information on Charles J. Haughey Zoom on Charles J. Haughey The first thing is a boring survey and this is under active consideration.

Mr. Lindsay: Information on Patrick James Lindsay Zoom on Patrick James Lindsay Does active consideration include visiting the scene?

Mr. Haughey: Information on Charles J. Haughey Zoom on Charles J. Haughey By whom?

Mr. Lindsay: Information on Patrick James Lindsay Zoom on Patrick James Lindsay By the people who are “actively considering”.

Mr. Haughey: Information on Charles J. Haughey Zoom on Charles J. Haughey Yes.

Mr. Lindsay: Information on Patrick James Lindsay Zoom on Patrick James Lindsay Well, they have not been there.

Mr. Haughey: Information on Charles J. Haughey Zoom on Charles J. Haughey They have.

Mr. O'Hara: Information on Thomas O'Hara Zoom on Thomas O'Hara Will the Minister——

Mr. Haughey: Information on Charles J. Haughey Zoom on Charles J. Haughey Can the Deputy not leave it to Deputy Lindsay? It is in his part of the county.

Mr. O'Hara: Information on Thomas O'Hara Zoom on Thomas O'Hara It is in my constituency.

Mr. Lindsay: Information on Patrick James Lindsay Zoom on Patrick James Lindsay It is a joint stock bank.

Mr. O'Hara: Information on Thomas O'Hara Zoom on Thomas O'Hara The last time we met your colleague in Crossmolina. I want to ask the Minister if he is aware that this project has been promised by Fianna Fáil down the years? I want to say that despite the fact that this has been promised——

[538]Mr. Haughey: Information on Charles J. Haughey Zoom on Charles J. Haughey That promise will be kept.


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