Kilmacrennan traffic ‘past a joke’

CALLING for urgent traffic calming measures in Kilmacrennan, Cllr John O’Donnell said he would not sit at another council meeting until something was done about it. Cllr Donal Mandy Kelly described traffic in the village as being almost “a case of bless yourself and close your eyes as it was a death trap”. At Tuesday’s […]

Tourists ‘missing’ Downings due to lack of signage

By Emma Ryan THE lack of signage around Downings is resulting in some tourists ‘missing the town.’ That’s according to local councillor John O’Donnell who called on the council to erect additional signage on the Atlantic Drive to direct tourists to the main route to Downings. Advertisement He said some tourists are going the wrong […]

Keadue Rovers and the advent of soccer in Donegal 60 years ago

Dr. Paddy Ferry, a former Keadue Rovers player traces the history of the club and its successful league campaign of 1953 Sixty years ago, in the spring and early summer of 1953, organised Association League Football became a reality in Donegal for the first time. For over fifty years, since the end of the previous […]

Rally: Moffett tops after high drama

BY CHRIS MCNULTY IT ALL seemed so simple, too. Garry Jennings was the commanding leader of the Donegal International Rally on Saturday evening. Advertisement After Darren Gass went off the road on the penultimate stage on Saturday, the rally was Jennings’ to lose – that he did when he was slapped with an overnight three-minute […]