The Plaza Ballroom has been at the heart of the community in Buncrana for more than 60 years. News that it has been significantly damaged by Sunday night’s fire on the town’s Main Street has been met with great sadness by locals.
THERE is a sense of shock and devastation in Buncrana after a major fire has left two of the town’s most well-known buildings in ruins.
Sinn Féin has confirmed today that the party will run three candidates to contest this May’s local elections for the Municipal District of Glenties.
AS the anniversary approaches of a farm accident in which Manorcunningham farmer Brendan McLaughlin almost lost his life, he features in a new awareness campaign from the Health and Safety Authority (HSA). The short video has been released after the HSA also confirmed they have begun a series of random farm inspections. Some 250 farms […]
THE Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has announced an escalation and additional dates for strike action. Week two of the strike, scheduled for this Tuesday and Thursday, will see the number of services on strike increase from 82 to 240. The Executive Council has also announced extra strike days on February 19 and 21 in […]
A tragic day in West Donegal as four young friends who died in a road tragedy were buried in Gortahork, Dunlewey and Falcarragh today. See Friday’s Donegal News for further coverage.
AN Garda Siochana is urging members of the public in Donegal to be on the look out for a teenager missing from Drogheda. Gardai are seeking the public’s help in tracing the whereabouts of 16-year-old Samuel Milosiu who has been missing from the Drogheda area since January 10. A Garda spokesperson said that Samuel may […]
NURSES at Letterkenny University Hospital have joined 40,000 colleagues nationwide in a day of strike action over pay and conditions. Front-line medical staff staged a walk out at 8am this morning and will remain on strike for 24 hours. The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) is seeking pay parity with similar graduate-level health professional […]
Road users across Donegal are seeing the culmination of years of work in roadworks under way.
BASED on his hugely successful YouTube series and books, Letterkenny man John D Ruddy is now set to bring his creation ‘Manny Man and the History of Ireland’ to the stage.