Dáil Éireann - Volume 666 - 06 November, 2008

Written Answers. - Departmental Property.

Deputy Michael Ring asked the Minister for Education and Science if his Department [486] will convey any interest it may have in an old national school (details supplied) in County Mayo to a committee. [39008/08]

Deputy Michael Ring asked the Minister for Education and Science if he has in his Department possession of an original lease (details supplied) relevant to a property; and if he will make the document available to this Deputy. [39009/08]

Deputy Michael Ring asked the Minister for Education and Science if he will release any interest that his Department has in a building (details supplied) in County Mayo; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39010/08]

Deputy Michael Ring asked the Minister for Education and Science his views on a proposal (details supplied). [39011/08]

  Deputy Batt O’Keeffe: I propose to take Questions Nos. 253 to 256, inclusive, together.

My Department has received correspondence in relation to the school in question from solicitors acting on behalf of a committee, as distinct from the Trustees of the school, to establish a playschool on the existing premises. This correspondence is currently under active consideration by officials in my Department. My officials will revert to the Solicitors in due course.