Referring to cross-Border shopping, the Tánaiste said that most people shopping in the North “go to get alcohol. Its true. People who dont have a lot of money are not the people going shopping in their cars across the Border”.
She said that “every euro you spend in your local community is a stake in the community”. It was making a positive contribution to keeping jobs in the community, and shoppers could do that or give it “to her majestys government”.