Adjournment Debate Matters.

I wish to advise the House of the following matters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 21 and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Gilmore — the proposed relocation of Bord Iascaigh Mhara, BIM, from Dún Laoghaire to Clonakilty, County Cork; (2) Deputy Connolly — to discuss the provision of 90% grant aid funding for farmers in counties Monaghan and Cavan to enable them to comply with the EU nitrates directive; (3) Deputy Kirk — that the Minister clarify the future position in view of recent speculation in regard to North Eastern Health Board lands (details supplied); (4) Deputy Stanton — to make emergency funding available to repair damage done to sea defences in the Ballymacoda area of east Cork after the recent storm and to carry out works to prevent the flooding of land and roads by the sea on a permanent basis; (5) Deputy Durkan — the circumstances alleged in a Sunday newspaper (details supplied) article that a special deal was offered to a particular telecommunications service provider; (6) Deputy McManus — the restrictions imposed by the National Maternity Hospital in Holles Street on admissions during the summer months and the severe difficulties this will create for pregnant mothers; (7) Deputy Neville — the loss of a teacher at Martinstown national school, Kilmallock.

The matters raised by Deputies McManus, Gilmore, Stanton and Neville have been selected for discussion.