GLOBAL fashion giant H&M has confirmed they will open their new Letterkenny store next month.
Glebe and Glenveagh ‘pull’ Welsh water after complaints
TWO of Donegal’s most popular tourist attractions have been forced to stop selling Welsh bottled water and stock an Irish variety instead following complaints from patriotic members of the public.
Relay for Life raises over €320,000 for cancer research
THE chairperson of Relay for Life said he is “over the moon” after confirmation that this year’s monster event raised just over €320,000 for cancer research.
HSE childcare inspection reports go online
THE Manager of Donegal Childcare today claimed the absence of an appropriate ‘weighted system of regulation is hugely discouraging’ for many childcare providers.
Minister announces tourism boat funding for Arranmore Island
THE Minister for Environment has given sanction for Comhar na nOileán Teoranta to approve funding of €182,599, to Jim Muldowney for the purchase of a 10m hard boat at Árainn Mór Island.
Trans-Atlantic love story started in Downings hostel
FORTY years to the day a happy couple returned to the spot beside a rock at a hostel in Downings where they first met on Thursday afternoon.
Anne Marie conquers Bering Straits
DONEGAL’S prolific swimmer, Anne Marie Ward (43) has become one of the first people ever to successfully swim the freezing waters of the Bering Strait from Alaska to Siberia.
Hospital flood threat was known about for years
THE HSE, planning authorities and the Department of the Environment knew there was a serious flooding threat at Letterkenny General Hospital for at least ten years, the Donegal News can reveal.
Alcorn cleared of wrong doing by SIPO
DONEGAL County Councillor David Alcorn has been cleared of allegations of financial irregularities relating to travel expenses.
New €22 million Emergency Department could be demolished
THE flooding crisis at Letterkenny General Hospital which has left Donegal bereft of Accident and Emergency will cost at least €10 million to repair, the Donegal News can reveal.
The possibility of the new Emergency building and sections of the older hospital having to be demolished could lead to multiples of that cost.