Keavney believes Irish government commitment to A5 is now “irreversible”

Donegal Senator Cecilia Keavney says she believes the Irish government's commitment to funding the improvements to the A5 in Northern Ireland is now absolute.

The Taoiseach and five ministers discussed the issue during today's talks with their Northern Ireland counterparts in Co Armagh.

Senator Keavney says the A5 was discussed, and her understanding is that binding commitments have now been made, in line with previous submissions she made to the former transport minister Noel Dempsey............

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