Minister & Junior Ministers arrangements for St Patrick’s Day


Co Tipperary TD and Junior Minister at the Departments of AgricultureTom Hayes is travelling to Norway for St Patrick’s Day 

The Fine Gael TD’s travel arrangements as well as those of 27 other Ministers and Junior Ministers were announced today.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny is to travel to the US while Tainiste Eamon Gilmore will stay closer to home visiting France.

Finance Minister Michael Noonan will visit Canada and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin will take the long journey to china 

Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveny will go to New Zealand and Eastern Australia while Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton will go to the US and Justice Minister Alan Shatter is destined for Mexico