Order of Business.
May I ask the Taoiseach whether he is now satisfied that every possible manoeuvre has been gone through in the bank strike and that it is now time for the Government to intervene?
It is the most urgent matter of public importance. There is no more important public matter in the country at the moment.
The question of notice on a matter like this——
There was a statement made by Mr. Grey that all possible methods had been exhausted now on behalf of the banks——
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Fishery Protection Vessels.
Is the Minister aware that it is ten months since I received a similar answer to exactly the same question?
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Pedestrian Crossing Lights.
We could do with a few more pedestrian crossings in various places in Dublin. I made representations but nothing was done. Of course, it was not Dún Laoghaire.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Access to Beaches.
Is the Parliamentary Secretary not aware that, while toll owners have been bought out in the Six Counties, these rights have been created in this country at places like Brittas Bay?
The Wicklow county manager did his best in Brittas Bay but he was not entirely successful. The action by Sinn Féin was more successful.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Water and Sewerage Schemes.
The Parliamentary Secretary's Department does not appear to be very successful.