Donegal and North West described as ‘lagging’


Donegal is among several counties that have been ‘demoted’ by the EU. The EU Commission decision to downgrade the north west to a ‘lagging region’ has been described as “disappointing” by the head of Letterkenny’s university. The reclassification is due to the west and north west becoming significantly less well-off, relative to the European average, over recent years. Advertisement The […]