first_img Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction WhatsApp Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter WhatsApp AudioHomepage BannerNews Facebook Twitter Google+center_img Pinterest By News Highland – January 27, 2021 Donegal Deputy Pearse Doherty has tabled an amendment that calls on the Government to change the qualifying criteria of the Covid Restriction Support Scheme to ensure affected businesses such as suppliers are no longer excluded from the scheme.The Sinn Fein Finance Spokesperson brought the amendment before the Dail during discussions on the proposed approval of the scheme.Thousands of businesses across the country have been denied access to the scheme on the grounds they are not public facing or do not have fixed premises.Deputy Doherty told the Dail that the thousands of businesses affected cannot continue without financial support:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/pearse5pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Previous article16 additional Covid related deaths and 257 new cases in NorthNext articleDonegal Sports Partnership launch the 30for30 Activity Challenge News Highland Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Harps come back to win in Waterford Deputy Doherty tables amendment to Covid Restriction Support Scheme News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more