first_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Irish householders could face much higher water charges 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Irish householders could face much higher water charges under the rules of an EU water directive.That’s according to the Independent MEP Marian Harkin.She says that when Ireland was negotiating the EU water framework directive it negotiated certain facilities that would enable EU member states not to charge households for water it they didn’t want to do so.However, Marian Harkin says that Ireland never availed of that facility.As a result, the Northwest MEP says the EU Commission could force the government to get householders to pay for a range of services connected with the supply of water to their homes that would dramatically increase the water charges……Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/hark1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Twitter Twittercenter_img By News Highland – December 17, 2014 Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Previous articleChairman says McGlynn and English medals will have huge influenceNext articleHigh Court rules Quigley property transfer was fraudulent News Highland Homepage BannerNews Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Google+ Google+ WhatsApplast_img read more