Permission for 90 new homes in Letterkenny

DONEGAL County Council has granted conditional planning permission for what will be one of the biggest private housing developments in Letterkenny in years. Developer PJ McDermott has been given the go ahead to build 90 homes and a crèche at Glencar Scotch and Glencar Irish. The development of the 82 houses and eight apartments in two […]

Gardaí seeking person who filmed fight footage

GARDAÍ are appealing for the person who captured video footage of a group of men fighting in Glencar to get in touch with them. The incident happened on Wednesday, February 15, at 1.20pm on the main road. Having received a report of the incident, gardaí patrolled the area but there was no sign of the men in question. […]

Fundraiser to help popular Letterkenny hairdresser

FRIENDS and work colleagues of a popular Letterkenny hairdresser fighting cancer are hoping to raise funds to secure potentially life-saving treatment abroad.  Marta Goral has set up the fundraiser on GoFundMe to help her friend, Kasia access vital treatment in her battle with cancer. Marta said treatment abroad is her friend’s final hope. “We are […]

Glencar burglary

A LARGE sum of cash was taken from a home in Letterkenny yesterday evening and gardai are investigating.

Vandals cause massive explosion in Letterkenny

RESIDENTS were left terrified and in a state of shock following an explosion that happened in the Glencar area of Letterkenny yesterday evening. Ambulance crew, gardai and fire brigades rushed to the scene after a huge explosion sound echoed in the wasteground. The explosion, which was heard three miles away, was believed to have been […]