Delay in delivery of high speed broadband unacceptable – McConalogue

first_img Previous articleConsultation on Dunlewey Post Office nearing completionNext article18 people awaiting admission to Letterkenny University Hospital this lunchtime admin Twitter Pinterest Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published WhatsApp By admin – November 9, 2016 Facebook Twitter Pinterest Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Google+ LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton center_img Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Delay in delivery of high speed broadband unacceptable – McConalogue GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week A Donegal Deputy is urging the Government to speed up the delivery of high speed broadband as a matter of urgency. A total of €15 million has been earmarked to provide the service to rural areas as part of Budget 2017 with the latest pledge by Government to have it provided to all rural households by 2022.However, Donegal Deputy Charlie McConalogue says that’s not quick enough.He says many homes and businesses in the county are already severely affected due to the delays in the rollout:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/charliebroadband.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Google+ Homepage BannerNewslast_img read more

Roads treacherous across Donegal

first_img Roads treacherous across Donegal Facebook Roads across Donegal are in a very dangerous condition tonight, as snow continues to fall in the county.The Back of Errigal and Carndonagh / Drumfries Roads are closed, with problems also reported on the Lifford Castlefinn Road as well.Gardai and council officials are urging people to travel only if absolutely necessary. LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Facebook Twitter By News Highland – December 17, 2010 Google+ Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Pinterest Previous articleFurther restrictions on Lough Mourne supplyNext articleDerry man walks into police station with knife twice this week Court hears News Highland Pinterestcenter_img Twitter WhatsApp Newsx Adverts Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also WhatsApp Google+ Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORlast_img read more

Irish Water says upgrade in Finn Valley will benefit 1700 customers

first_img Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Homepage BannerNews Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Irish Water says upgrade in Finn Valley will benefit 1700 customers Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Irish Water says it has now completed a much needed upgrade of watermains on the Lough Mourne Water Supply Scheme which serves 1,700 customers in the Finn Valley.The section of pipeline along the N15 National Road that links Ballybofey to Lifford, was identified as being in poor condition in the Council’s Water Conservation Rehabilitation Needs Report in February 2012.Irish Water says 9 bursts occurred on the 1.6km section of watermains in the past 2 years alone, causing unacceptable supply disruptions for customers.Local Councillor Patrick McGowan says that while the work is welcome, it represents only the tip of the iceberg:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/patw530.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota Pinterestcenter_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Previous articleDerry look to bounce back in Longford on SaturdayNext articleWoman arrested in Derry as part of dissident republican investigation News Highland Google+ Twitter By News Highland – May 1, 2015 Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Facebook 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powerslast_img read more

MacGill : Hogan says he will cut number of councils and councillors

first_imgNews Facebook WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Watch: The Nine Til Noon Show LIVE Pinterest Previous articleMinister Phil Hogan met by up to 150 protesters in GlentiesNext articleMan appeared under the influence of drugs in Glenties court News Highland PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal MacGill : Hogan says he will cut number of councils and councillors Twitter Enivronment Minister Phil Hogan has confirmed he’s to cut the number of councils and councillors under local government reforms.Speaking at the Macgill Summer School in Glenties yesterday evening the Minister said the property tax, and other reforms, will go ahead.Details of local government reforms were due to be agreed at this weeks cabinet meeting – the last before the summer recess. An announcement had been anticipated today on the reform of the town council structure.However, Minister Hogan told journalists in Glenties last evening that the discussion was postponed until the autumn, because it was felt there wasn’t sufficient time to explore the plans fullycenter_img Google+ WhatsApp Google+ Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week By News Highland – July 26, 2012 Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme last_img read more

County Board says it was Jim McGuinness’s decision to make changes to his management…

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Pinterest PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Pinterest By News Highland – September 17, 2013 Twitter County Board says it was Jim McGuinness’s decision to make changes to his management team Facebook HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week WhatsApp Google+center_img WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme It has emerged that Jim McGuinness took the decision to remove Rory Gallagher and Maxi Curran from his management team.In a statement the Donegal County Board said it was informed of Jim McGuinness’s decision on Tuesday morning to ‘make changes to his management and support team’.Francie Friel, who was involved in the backroom team, will also not feature next season.Rory Gallagher is already being linked with a move to take over the manager’s vacancy with his native Fermanagh.The news has come as a surprise as speaking to Highland Radio Sport just last Sunday, Donegal Manager Jim McGuinness gave no indication that fans could expect any changes to his backroom team  – he was asked the question by Oisin Kelly:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/jim530CHANGES.mp3[/podcast] Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers NewsSport Previous articleDeignan looks set to miss World ChampionshipsNext articleThe banks may be forced to pick up the tab for Priory Hall residents. News Highland Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img read more

No further water restrictions expected in Donegal until St Stephens Day

first_img Google+ WhatsApp Twitter WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Donegal County Council says there should be no further was restrictions imposed until at least St Stephen’s day.Since the cold snap many consumers across Donegal have seen their water cut off over night.Once again last night a  number of areas served by the Lough Mourne supply were affected by water restrictions including  Convoy, Castlefin,  Raphoe and LiffordSupply was also be turned off to the Twin Towns area and the Rosses and Gweedore areas.The water supply was tirned back on this morning at 8am.The restrictions are due to the adverse weather with many people are leaving taps running in an effort to stop their water freezing, while in other cases there are bursts and leakages which have yet to be identified.The council says Its intention to have no restrictions on water supplies this eve or Christmas day with the situation to be reviewed thereafter Twitter Facebook Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North center_img No further water restrictions expected in Donegal until St Stephens Day 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Previous articleStrabane District Councillor appears in court charged with drink drivingNext articleCouncil warns of major water restrictions as thaw sets in News Highland Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry News By News Highland – December 24, 2010 Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

Hundreds expected to turnout for Paedar O Donnell weekend in Dungloe

first_img WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North By News Highland – October 18, 2014 Homepage BannerNews Twitter Pinterest Facebook Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic center_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Previous articleUCD defeat Derry City at Brandywell – Hutton’s reactionNext articleListen Back to the latest Weekend Edition News Highland Facebook Hundreds expected to turnout for Paedar O Donnell weekend in Dungloe The life and legacy of Peadar O’Donnell is being remembered in Dungloe this weekend with a series of debates which the organisers say provide an alternative to the McGill Summer School.Peadar O’Donnell was born in Meenmore in 1893, and died at the age of 93. He was a republican socialist, and an opponent of the treaty who was elected as a Sinn Fein TD for Donegal in 1923 while in prison.The weekend includes a number of local and national speakers. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

Irish retailers will suffer if people do their Christmas shopping in the North –…

first_img By admin – October 30, 2016 Irish retailers will suffer if people do their Christmas shopping in the North – Fine Gael TD Regina Doherty Google+ Facebook Pinterest Google+ WhatsApp Twitter 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Twitter The Government Chief Whip says Irish retailers will suffer if shoppers choose to go to Northern Ireland to do their Christmas shopping.Since the Brexit vote, Sterling has taken a slump and consumers are cashing in on the weak exchange rate to Euro.A Red C poll in the Sunday Business Post shows that one third of people are planning a shopping trip to the North in the lead up to the festive period.This figure increases to 56 percent in cases of those living in border counties.Fine Gael TD Regina Doherty, says although consumers may benefit in the short-term, the decreasing value of Sterling is bad news for retailers south of the border …Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/brexit6.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebookcenter_img WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Pinterest Homepage BannerNews Previous articleKillyclogher win quarter-final to set up semi clash with SlaughtneilNext articleUlster Senior League results admin last_img read more

Clarification sought as LGH diverts new medical patients to Sligo

first_img Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire WhatsApp Twitter Facebook It’s emerged that Letterkenny General Hospital will not be accepting medical patients from today until Wednesday as a result of a shortage of medical registrars at the hospital.The issue has been highlighted this evening by Donegal Councillor and HSE West Forum Member Gerry Mc Monagle, who is seeking clarification from the hospital about the situation.He says this is a very serious development………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/gerrywebambs.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook WhatsApp Google+center_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Clarification sought as LGH diverts new medical patients to Sligo Twitter By News Highland – August 4, 2014 Google+ 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Previous articleUpdate – N56 reopens after Dungloe crashNext articleDerry man charged with biting officer in police car News Highland News Pinterestlast_img read more

Overnight vandalism to numerous trees on the Port Road, Letterkenny

first_imgHomepage BannerNews 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Twitter Facebook 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Previous articleBrian Mc Cormick Cup Area FinalsNext articleJackie Crossan Premier Division admin Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Cllr Gerry McMonagleThere has been overnight vandalism to a number of trees on the Port Road in Letterkenny.A significant amount of branches were broken off the trees that line the road close to L.Y.I.T.There was also a number of road signs strewn across the road, posing a hazard to drivers.Mayor of Letterkenny, Cllr Gerry McMonagle came across the scene this morning.Cllr McMonagle says he’s outraged at the incident:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/gerryraw.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By admin – August 30, 2015 center_img Overnight vandalism to numerous trees on the Port Road, Letterkenny Google+ Twitter Pinterest Pinterest Google+ Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th WhatsApp Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry last_img read more

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