Investigation into discovery of woman’s body

A POST Mortem will take place this evening on the body of a woman in her fifties discovered by Gardai at her home in Letterkenny yesterday. The body was discovered at a house in New Brook Court after Gardai were alerted at 3pm on Monday afternoon. A Spokesperson for the Garda Press Office said: “A […]


Emergency Department extremely busy

    The Emergency Department at Letterkenny University Hospital remains extremely busy today with significant numbers of patients awaiting admission to the hospital. We apologise to patients and their families for these delays. The Full Capacity Protocol has been implemented and all efforts continue to be made to identify patients who are appropriate for discharge.   Management […]

Gary Donnelly released without charge

A MAN arrested yesterday at a commemoration in Meenbanad in connection with the murder of Denis Donaldson has been released without charge. Gary Donnelly, an Independent Councillor on Derry City and Strabane District Council was released this afternoon following his arrest at the commemoration of the centenary of the Meenbanad Train Ambush. A second man […]


Couple escape fire in Letterkenny

A COUPLE from Rosemount in Letterkenny had a lucky escape last night after a fire broke out in their home. The Fire Service were alerted at 2.12am and two fire trucks were sent to the blaze from the Letterkenny station. The couple were awoken by the smoke alarm. The man managed to get out of […]