Deputy Pringle says protests will continue despite water services bill being signed by President

Michael D Higgins 2President Micheal D. Higgins has today signed the Water Services Bill into law.

In a statement from Aras an Uachtarain this afternoon, the President says he has given careful consideration to all aspects of the Bill, and the submissions he received.

It follows a letter sent to President Higgins last week, calling for him NOT to sign the Bill into law, after it had passed a vote in the Dail and the Seanad.

Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle says while it is disappointing, it isn't surprising: