Public reminded to stay safe this bank holiday weekend

AS the August bank holiday is approaching, health services are reminding the public of the care options available if you become unwell. Health services are reminding people that COVID-19 is circulating in communities while health and emergency services across the North-west are anticipating a busy weekend. Many local pharmacies will be open over the weekend […]

Clones crash victims names released

THE names of the two girls who tragically lost their lives in a devastating car accident outside Clones last night (Monday) have been released. Kiea MCann (17) and Dlava Mohammed (16) were on their way to the debs ball for Largy College, Monaghan when they were involved in the serious incident. The driver of the car, […]

Two teenage girls killed in Monaghan crash

AN Garda Síochána remain at the scene of a fatal road traffic collision that occurred yesterday evening, (Monday) on the N54 in Legnakelly, Clones to Smithborough Road, Monaghan. Two female teenagers, aged 16 and 17 years, who were passengers of the car, were fatally injured during the collision. Their bodies have been removed from the […]

COVID-19 Children’s vaccination clinics to continue this summer

Children aged 6 months to four years and five to 11 years can avail of their COVID-19 vaccinations in clinics this summer. Primary and first booster clinics for those 12 years and over will wrap up until the autumn this week, while clinics for children will continue. COVID-19 vaccines are recommended by the National Immunisation […]

Public urged to consider all care options ahead of Rally and Sea Sessions 

There are two significant crowd events taking place in Donegal this weekend, the Donegal Rally and Sea Sessions Festival. The HSE along with An Garda Síochána and Donegal County Council have engaged with the event organisers in the months preceding the events. From a HSE perspective this is to ensure they have considered and put […]

Almost €110m approved for Older Services buildings in Donegal

ALMOST €110m has been awarded to a number of Older Services buildings in Donegal, including a new 110 bed community nursing unit in Letterkenny.  A number of projects in Donegal have been included in the HSE’s Capital Development Programme to make a number of Older Services buildings HIQA compliant. These include: • €58.6 million for a […]

Health Officials urge the public to consider all care options this Easter

Health Services in the North West are asking the public to be patient this Easter as they prioritise those in need of urgent and emergency care. The Easter break can be a busy time for hospitals and emergency services. This means that patients who attend EDs for routine and non-urgent treatment will experience very long […]

Carr expects tight match in Clones

IT has been a hectic six weeks for the Donegal senior footballers so a break in the schedule was most welcome last weekend. It was an opportunity for injured players to try and make up some lost ground, and for others to rest and ready their bodies. With DCU losing out in the Sigerson Cup […]

BONNER- Donegal will need to show their heart and grit

It’s Round three of the National League this weekend and the table will really start to take shape by this  evening. All the games in Division 1 are hard to call this week and the Monaghan v Donegal match in Clones definitely falls into that category. Both teams will be keen to stay in the […]

HSE to offer COVID-19 vaccinations at Donegal V Kerry match

The HSE is offering people the chance to get vaccinated this weekend at the Donegal V Kerry game in Ballybofey. Donegal COVID-19 Vaccination Team will have their mobile vaccination unit outside MacCumhail Park, Ballybofey, from 12pm to 5pm on Sunday next January 29th. Those attending the Round 1 of the Allianz Football League Division 1 […]