ALEX EASTON MLA CONGRATULATES RHYS MCCLENAGHAN ON WINNING GOLD AT THE COMMENWEALTH GAMES.

Alex Easton MLA  Congratulates Northern Ireland’s Rhys McClenaghan for wining first gold in the men’s pommel horse final.

Speaking today Alex Easton MLA said:

Rhys McClenaghan- is a Bangor boy who has just achieved an amazing result in the men’s pommel horse final. I would congratulate him for this fantastic achievement and call on Ards and North Down Council to recognise this achievement by having a Civic Reception in his honor!”

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ALEX EASTON MLA CONDEMNS STABBING IN DONAGHADEE.

Alex Easton MLA has condemned a stabbing in the Cannyreagh Road area of  Donaghadee.

 

Speaking today Alex Eason MLA said:

 

“This is an appalling incident which has seen someone stabbed, this could have resulted in the death of someone and it totally unacceptable. This is not the type of behaviour we want in our society and I totally condemn this incident! I am calling for anyone with any information to pass this onto the PSNI!”

 

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ALEX EASTON MLA ANGERED AS POISON LEFT AROUND MILLISLE VILLAGE

 

Alex Easton MLA has expressed outrage and anger as deposits of poison are left in various locations around Millisle Village.

Speaking today Alex Easton MLA said:

“I am truly annoyed and deeply angered that some irresponsible person has been so stupid as to put poison in various locations around Millisle Village. Not only could this have hurt family pets it could have hurt a child who quite easily could have put some into their mouth! I am aware of some family dogs have been poisoned as a result and I hope these family pets make a full recovery...

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ALEX EASTON MLA ACCUSES SE TRUST OF BEING UNFAIR TO STAFF

 Alex Easton MLA has accused the SE Trust of being unfair to some staff over work car parking spaces at Newtownards Hospital.

Speaking today Alex Easton MLA said:

“ We have  situation were the SE Trust are charging staff to park at the Newtownards Hospital site yet only some staff are allowed  car parking passes and some are not. I am disappointed that the vast majority of staff from the GP Ward have not all been given car parking passes despite the fact in my eyes that many of these staff are essential staff...

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ALEX EASTON MLA AND ALDERMAN BILL KEERY CALL ON WORK TO BE DONE TO FIX POT HOLES AT THE ASHBURY SHOPS.

 Alex Easton MLA and his colleague Alderman Bill Keery have today called on the owners of the Ashbry Shops complex to fix numerous pot holes at the car parking site.

 

Speaking today Alex Easton MLA said:

“The pot holes at the Ashbury Shops complex are absolutely horrendous. I have received many complaints and I intend to write to the owners of the Ashbury Shops site to ask if they could do repairs as soon as possible!

Speaking today Alderman Bill Keery said:

“I have never seen a car park with so many potholes, I will be urging the site owners to do all they can to repair these potholes as soon as possible. I dread to think what damage could be done if a car hits one in the wrong way.”

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ALEX EASTON MLA WELCOMES PEDESTRIAN CROSSINGS FOR THE CHIPPENDALE AVENUE JUNCTION.

Alex Easton MLA has welcomed the news from a letter he has received from Transport NI that there is to be a pedestrian crossings built at the Chippendale Avenue juntion on the Donaghadee Road, Bangor.

Speaking today Alex Easton MLA said:

“I am so pleased, and very much welcome the news that there is to be a new pedestrian crossings put in place at the Chippendale Avenue juntion on the Donaghadee Road, Bangor. I have campaigned for a pedestrian crossing at this location since 2001 when I first did a public petition from local residents. This is to be welcomed with children and parents crossing at this point to attend Ballyholme Primary School and also local residents crossing to use the local shop...

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ALEX EASTON MLA AND ALDERMAN BILL KEERY CALL FOR ASHBURY AVENUE TO BE RESURFACED AT SPAR ENTRANCE.

Alex Easton MLA and Alderman Bill Keery have today called on TNI to resurface the road at the entrance to the shops at Ashbury Avenue.

 

Speaking today Alex Easton MLA said:

 

“After numerous complaints and having to reports five separate pot holes alone for Ashbury Avenue to TNI, myself and Alderman Bill Keery decided to visit the main area of complaint which is the entrance way to the Ashbury Shops. The road surface from the safety crossing Island to the end of the entrance of the Ashbury shops is a total mess with the weather and large delivery trucks taking their toll on the road surface. The pot holes outside the Ashbury shops are huge and are likely to cause damage to cars if hit too hard when driving. I would urge drivers to be careful...

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ALEX EASTON MLA CONDEMNS ATTACK ON ELDERLY MANS HOME.

 

Alex Easton MLA has today condemned an attack on an elderly man’s home in the Lisnabreen area of Bangor.

 

Speaking today Alex Easton MLA said:

“This is totally unacceptable behaviour and I totally condemn this incident. This was a very frightening incident for this elderly gentleman, and nobody has the right to do this to any human being. Those responsible are not wanted in our society and I urge anyone with information to come forward to the PSNI so that those responsible can be caught prosecuted and sentenced.

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ALEX EASTON MLA URGES URGENT CLEAN UP AT CLANDEBOYE PLAYPARK.

Alex Easton MLA has urged Ards and North Down Council and TNI to do an urgent clear up, after a sewage leak at the Clandeboye Play Park.

 

Speaking today Alex Easton MLA said:

 

“This is an absolute nightmare and the Play Park cannot be used until this sewage leak is cleared up urgently, and that TNI and the Council ensure this cannot happen again. I know there have been problems over the years with sewage leakages, however we are talking about a children’s Play Park and we do not want anyone falling ill as a result of this mess. The Play Park needs urgently cleaned up and I have contacted the Council & TNI. This needs to be looked at so that there can be no more sewage leaks coming up through the sewage pipes onto a children’s play park...

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ALEX EASTON MLA DISGUSTED AS BUS SHELTER DAMAGED FOR SECOND TIME WITHIN WEEKS.

Alex Easton MLA has today expressed disgust as the bus shelter on the Cannyreagh Road, Donaghadee, being vandalism and damaged for a second time within weeks of each other!

Speaking today Alex Easton MLA said:

“I am disappointed to see for a second time within weeks of each other that this bus shelter has been vandalized especially when I alongside the local community group had worked so hard to obtain it for the residents living in the Beechfield and Barnagh area of Donaghadee. It costs hundreds of pounds to fix these bus shelters, which are needed by the local community especially for the elderly and school children to shelter in when there is bad weather.”

“The residents of beechfield deserve better and I am today calling on anyone who has any information on who is vandalising ...

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