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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 (636)

Fine Gael must reflect community will and underground the North-South electricity interconnector - Peadar Tóibín TD23 January, 2018

Hill of Tara issues must be addressed by Minister says Peadar Tóibín TD23 January, 2018

Is gá do chomhlachtaí meas a léiriú do chearta teanga na ndaoine – Peadar Tóibín TD18 January, 2018

Scientology's residential drug treatment centre is unregulated - Peadar Tóibín TD17 January, 2018

Quadrupled trolley count in Navan a product of reckless government policy - Tóibín17 January, 2018

An ionann ‘Bliain na Gaeilge’ agus ‘Bliain an Bhéil Ghrá’ do Fhine Gael? – Peadar Tóibín TD20 December, 2017

Developer refuses Minister's request to meet with Moore St Advisory Forum - Peadar Tóibín TD19 December, 2017

Minister for Heritage to appeal protection of Irish Heritage in Court – Peader Tóibín TD18 December, 2017

Admhaíonn an Roinn nach bhfuil plean ann don Ghaeloideachas – Peadar Tóibín13 December, 2017

2015 tax changes costing Ireland over €10 billion - Peadar Tóibín TD8 December, 2017

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