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Peadar Tóibín - Spokesperson on Arts, Heritage, Culture and the Gaeltacht

Peadar Tóibín, a former Deputy Mayor of Navan was elected in TD for Meath West in 2011.  Peadar is a graduate and in Economics and Politics from UCD and a Postgraduate in Enterprise from the Michael Smurfit School of Business, UCD.

Before being elected TD Peadar was a self-employed Management Consultant operating in the enterprise sector in Ireland and Scotland.

Peadar was part of the team that researched and authored the Sinn Féin Jobs Plan – Enterprise Policy for the 21st Century http://www.sinnfein.ie/contents/24709. He is also part of the Sinn Féin Economics Committee that contributes to the party’s budgetary policy. Peadar is a member of the Sinn Féin Uniting Ireland Committee which is developing and implementing a strategic campaign to bring about full Irish Independence.   

Peadar has been to the fore in defending worker’s rights in Tara Mines and also participants of the Old Darnley Lodge sit-in. He has been to the fore in the campaign to institute strong employee rights nationally. He published legislation in support of stronger JLC structures and separately legislation that would promote stronger Employee Rights in the under regulated area of redundancy. Peadar has also published legislation that would bring about the end of Upward Only Rents.

He is the Sinn Féin representative on the British Irish Parliamentary Assembly and a current member of the Sinn Féin Ard Comhairle.

Local Groups and Organisations

Peadar is founder and Cathaoirleach of the Save Navan Hospital Campaign, which since 2010 has so far successfully defended the hospital from many FF/FG/Lab cuts. In fighting for a fully functional hospital to serve the people of Meath the campaign has mobilised 10,000 and separately 6,000 people on to the streets of Navan.

Peadar is founder of the Gleann na Bóinne Greenway Development Campaign which seeks to create a complete walk along the banks of the Boyne from source to estuary bringing together internationally recognised heritage attractions such as Trim Castle, Tara, Newgrange, the Battle of the Boyne site and more.

Peadar is also the founder of Meath Community Against Cuts, An Euro Gaelach and Irish Emigrants Speak Up.


Constituency Office details/Clinic times:

Oifig Peadar Tóibín An Uaimh

45a Flowerhill, Navan Co. Meath

Tel/Fax: 046 9021345

Email: [email protected]

Oifig Peadar Tóibín Baile Átha Troim

Unit , Haggard Mews

Trim, Co Meath

Tel/Fax: 046 902134

Email: [email protected]

Oireachtas contact details:

Teach Laighean,

Sráid Cill Dara,

Baile Átha Cliath 1

Tel/Fax: 01 618 3518

Email: [email protected]

Statements (658)

Sinn Féin outline plans to develop both Urban and Commuter Gaeltacht areas – Peadar Tóibín TD5 October, 2018

Vicious circle of inaction leaves Moore Street exposed – Peadar Tóibín TD4 October, 2018

Government Report on North South Inter Connector is a 'white wash' – Peadar Tóibín TD3 October, 2018

Minister Madigan keeps hands warm while Section 481 controversy blazes – Peadar Tóibín TD2 October, 2018

Hill of Tara must be cherished by government as the cultural asset it is – Peadar Tóibín TD2 October, 2018

Fís phraiticiúil don Ghaeilge leagtha amach i mBuiséad Malartach Shinn Féin - Peadar Toibín TD2 October, 2018

English only Health Warnings for Fine Gael – Peadar Tóibín TD27 September, 2018

No confidence in Minister for Housing – Peadar Tóibín TD24 September, 2018

Government and Fianna Fáil refuse to recognise Moore St Battlefield Site as a National Monument - Peadar Tóibín TD20 September, 2018

Meath rents now 94% higher than their lowest point – Peadar Tóibín TD17 August, 2018

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