May 2015

The new health minister must move to ensure accident and emergency waiting time targets can be met at Altnagelvin Hospital, SDLP MLA Colum Eastwood has said.

SDLP MLA Colum Eastwood has welcomed a decision by Tourism Northern Ireland to award funding of £20,000 to secure the future of the Foyle Cup.

SDLP MLA Colum Eastwood has called on the Education Minister to ensure funded nursery places are provided for all children in Derry.

SDLP MLA Colum Eastwood has criticised the Stormont leadership for “planning to fail” after it was revealed that Programme for Government targets for the current year have not been set.

Future of the old Waterside railway station

To ask the Minister for Regional Development to detail (i) the scope of a tender issued by Translink stating Northern Ireland Railways intention to provide a modern, fit for purpose station in the city of Derry and (ii) the implications of the tender for the old Waterside station and proposed integrated transport hub.

How many staff to be redeployed from NW Development Office

To ask the Minister for Social Development to detail the number of North West Development Office staff that will be redeployed within the Northern Ireland Civil Service as a result of the closure of that office.

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How many NWDO staff will be redeployed locally

To ask the Minister for Social Development whether staff redeployed as a result of the closure of the North West Development Office will be redeployed in the North West.

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DSD

How many NWDO staff will transfer to council

To ask the Minister for Social Development to detail the number of North West Development Office staff that will be transferring to local councils in the North West.

SDLP MLA Colum Eastwood has called for clarity on plans for the old Waterside train station following “mixed messages” from DRD on proposals to redevelop the building.

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DSD jobs

SDLP MLA Colum Eastwood has called for the local redeployment of more than 40 civil servants employed at the axed North West Development Office.

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