May 21, 2020
McAleer urges public to continue to act within social distancing

Sinn Féin MLA Declan McAleer has urged people to continue to be responsible and act within social distancing.

 

The party’s agriculture spokesperson was speaking after it was announced that forests and country parks owned by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) are currently being prepared to gradually lift restrictions.

 

The West Tyrone MLA said:

 

“DAERA has announced it is preparing to gradually lift restrictions on forests and country parks it owns.

“They have also been working with a range of providers of informal outdoor recreation sites such as parks, nature reserves, walking routes and associated facilities, to prepare for their reopening.

 

“It is important as restrictions are gradually lifted on a phased basis, in line with scientific and medical advice, that people continue to be responsible and act within social distancing measures.” 

Follow us online

Latest Tweets

I am determined to build a brighter future for all our young people, where they have the support and opportunities to achieve whatever they set their minds to.

I was privileged to speak to a room full of kind and articulate young people who have been involved in mentoring and…

Kingsmill families are entitled to truth – @GerryKellyMLA http://vote.sinnfein.ie/kingsmill-families-are-entitled-to-truth-kelly/

Number of patients waiting on an appointment date grew by 7,000 in March - @davidcullinane

"Stephen Donnelly can publish as many plans as he wants, but without adequate funding to increase capacity they are just meaningless words on paper."

Sinn Féin welcome scrapping of disability Green Paper – @PaulineTullyTD and @Donnchadhol

"The government's Tory-like proposals were never a runner."

Load More