Huge numbers applying for school bus places leads to delays


AN unprecedented number of applications for school buses places has led to a delay in the allocation of tickets ahead of the return to the classroom. Bus Éireann told the Donegal News yesterday that the sourcing of extra buses and drivers to cope with the increased demand for the government transport scheme has led to […]


Help needed as back to school costs soar


PEOPLE in Donegal are being encouraged to support community initiatives helping those struggling with rising back to school costs as demand for help soars. The Donegal Food Response Network, with the support of Donegal Local Development Company (DLDC), is calling on people to support their local community groups with donations of money, food, or school […]


Letterkenny CU here to help with back-to-school cost


A new, national survey has identified a rise in the number of parents in debt due to back-to-school related costs. Well over a third of parents in Ireland (36%) now say they are getting into debt trying to cope with costs at back-to- school time. This compares with 29% who reported being in debt last […]


GALLERY: Week in Review


  From first day at school to GAA Championship matches, heres a taste of  the week in pictorial review from Declan Doherty and Donna El Assaad.


GALLERY: A week in Review


Look through a selection of photographs from Donegal News staff Photographers Declan Doherty and Donna El Assaad this week.