Varadkar turns the sod on two new D15 schools

21. 12. 2015

Local TD and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has turned the sod on two new schools in Dublin 15 alongside Tanaiste Joan Burton. Work is underway on brand new buildings […]

Varadkar brings Public Health (Alcohol) Bill before Oireachtas today

17. 12. 2015

Legislative process for minimum unit pricing & other tough measures starts in Seanad Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has today brought the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill 2015 to the Seanad […]

Varadkar & Reilly announce start date for smoking ban in cars where children are present

17. 12. 2015

Law comes into effect on New Year’s Day 2016 Minister for Health Leo Varadkar and Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Dr James Reilly have announced that a ban on […]

Varadkar confirms new graveyard in Dublin 15

7. 12. 2015

Local TD and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has confirmed that a new graveyard can now proceed in Dublin 15 after the council reached agreement with landowners. “I am pleased […]

Varadkar to press ahead with mandatory calorie posting after just 7% of businesses do it voluntarily

7. 12. 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said he is even more determined to press ahead with compulsory calorie counts on food menus after an independent survey commissioned by his Department […]