Translink u-turn on Derry to Donegal via Belfast advice

BUS company Translink has admitted a blunder after it told a customer the quickest way from Derry to Donegal was to go via Belfast. The unusual travel advice was issued in response to a query on Twitter by Michael McFadden who asked the bus company, “I was wondering if there is any buses to Ballyshannon […]

Garda appeal for information on missing Annagry woman

GARDAI are seeking the public’s help in tracing the whereabouts of Ann O’Donoghue (68) who has been missing from Annagry since yesterday. Ms O’Donoghue is described as being 5’2″, with blonde shoulder length hair and of slim build. Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact Gardai in Milford on 074 915 3060 […]

Council publishes roadmap for reopening of its offices

DONEGAL County Council has announced the reopening of its offices but says customers are encouraged to continue using phone or online methods of contact. Public offices will reopen on an incremental and managed basis from tomorrow (Thursday) but there will be a number of protocols in operation for staff and customers 1 Where business is […]

Council Chief Executive Seamus Neely to stand down

DONEGAL County Council’s most senior official is to step down. Chief Executive Seamus Neely will leave his post within the local authority  at the end of the month. County councillors were informed of the move by email yesterday evening. Seamus Neely was appointed Donegal County Manager in 2010 and subsequently extended his contract with the […]

Teen airlifted to Belfast following overnight crash

A teenager is in a serious condition following an overnight crash in west Donegal. The single vehicle collision happened at around 12.30am this morning at Magheragallon in Derrybeg. The driver, a man in his late teens, received serious injuries when the car he was driving left the road and collided with a barrier. Advertisement He […]