Hayes calls for ‘Yes’ vote in Children’s Referendum

Tipperary TD Tom Hayes has called for a resounding Yes Vote in the referendum on Saturday 10th November, to ensure the safety of children in the State.

Tipperary TD Tom Hayes has called for a resounding Yes Vote in the referendum on Saturday 10th November, to ensure the safety of children in the State.

Deputy Hayes was speaking after chairing an information meeting in Limerick attended by The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Francis Fitzgerald, Tanya Ward of the Children’s Rights Alliance, Wayne Dignam a Children’s Rights Advocate and Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan. “This Referendum has cross-party support in the Oireachtas and there is a strong recognition from across the political spectrum that passing this Referendum will have a positive and profound impact on child protection in this country.

Full report in this week’s Tipperary Star.