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Timmy Dooley, Spokesperson on Transport, Tourism and Sport

Timmy Dooley

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Tel: (065) 6891115 or (01) 6183514
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Personal Details

Born in Clare on 13 February 1969. Educated at Mountshannon National School and Scariff Community College, Co Clare. Now a full-time public representative having worked in sales and marketing and business development with a number of companies prior to election to Seanad Éireann.

Local News

Dooley demands Govt action on Brooks fiasco

Fianna Fáil’s spokesperson on Tourism Timmy Dooley is calling on the Government to be more pro-active in trying to find a solution to the Garth Brooks concert cancellation controversy. A statement from the country music star this evening indicates he would be willing to play all 5 gigs at Croke Park if the “powers that be” can fix the situation. Read More | Share

All parties in Garth Brooks fiasco have questions to answer – Dooley

Fianna Fáil’s spokesperson on Tourism Timmy Dooley says serious questions remain unanswered in relation to the Garth Brooks concert debacle. As it stands, none of the five concerts are going ahead, resulting in massive revenue losses for Dublin and Ireland as a whole. The Oireachtas Transport and Tourism Committee has now invited Dublin City Manager Owen Keegan, Aiken Promotions and the GAA to appear before it this week to discuss the situation. Read More | Share

Dooley slams mobile phone operators for poor coverage in East Clare

Companies including Vodafone slow to fix connection problems Read More | Share

Garth Brooks Fiasco a ‘Bad Day for Ireland Inc.’ – FF

Fianna Fáil Tourism Spokesperson Timmy Dooley TD has reacted to the news that all five of the upcoming Garth Brooks concerts have now been cancelled. Read More | Share

FF proposes Bill to resolve fiasco over Garth Brooks concerts

Fianna Fáil’s Spokesperson on Tourism and Sport Timmy Dooley has published a new Bill today which would end the fiasco over the Garth Brooks concerts at Croke Park. Read More | Share

Dooley calls for intervention to resolve Garth Brooks concert saga

Fianna Fáil’s spokesperson on Tourism Timmy Dooley is calling on the Ministers for Tourism & Sport and the Environment to meet quickly to discuss the cancellation of at least two Garth Brooks concerts at Croke Park later this month. Read More | Share

Aer Lingus talks welcome but strike action needs to be called off - Dooley

Fianna Fáil’s spokesperson on Transport and Tourism Timmy Dooley has welcomed the decision by Aer Lingus management and the IMPACT trade union to engage in further talks at the Labour Court in a bid to resolve the ongoing roster dispute at the airline. Cabin crew at the company are still threatening two days of strike action next week, despite re-entering discussions. Read More | Share

Rhetoric from Varadkar not enough to end Aer Lingus dispute – FF

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport and Tourism Timmy Dooley has said the lack of leadership from Government is unnecessarily prolonging the dispute at Aer Lingus. Read More | Share

Dooley welcomes latest Aer Lingus talks

Fianna Fáil spokesperson on Transport, Tourism & Sport Timmy Dooley has welcomed a decision by Aer Lingus unions and management to re-enter talks over their ongoing roster dispute. The row has led to IMPACT members threatening a 24 hour strike this Friday. Both sides are to go back to the talks table in a bid to resolve the dispute; however, it’s unclear if the weekend action will be called off. Read More | Share

Cyclist safety needs to be a priority - Dooley

Fianna Fáil spokesperson on Transport and Tourism Timmy Dooley has called for a coordinated plan to encourage and protect cyclists on our roads. Provisional figures from the RSA reveal that five cyclists were killed and 690 were involved in collisions last year. Cyclists are particularly vulnerable road users and more needs to be done to ensure their safety. Read More | Share

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Political Record

Spokesperson on Transport, Tourism and Sport

Member of the National Forum on Europe

Member of the Fianna Fáil National Executive

PRO of the Scariff Comhairle Ceantair, Co. Clare

Secretary of the Mountshannon Cumann, Co. Clare

Founder member of the National Youth Committee 1990-93

Former Chairman of the Kevin Barry Cumann, UCD 1989

Active member of Fianna Fáil since 1987

Member of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Transport

Member of Joint Oireachtas Committee on European Scrutiny

Vice Chairman of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on European Affairs