€200,000 in funding for safety measures and play areas

TWO schools and three development associations in Donegal are set to receive funding of almost €200,000 for safety measures and community play areas. Minister for Education and Skills, Joe McHugh TD (FG) announced today that works will be undertaken to improve road safety, parking, lighting and footpaths around two schools and for development associations. “Almost […]

Safety campaign launched ahead of Donegal Rally

The Donegal Road Safety Working Group, has issued a road safety appeal to everyone attending the Joule Donegal International to “Keep the Race in its Place”. “The Rally enthusiasts are predominantly young men, and we want to get the message directly to this ‘at risk’ group who follow the sport” says Brian O’Donnell, Road Safety […]

Christmas swimmers to “Get In, Get Out and Warm Up”

  The Christmas season is a time when people take part in sponsored swims in support of many charitable causes but this year Irish Water Safety’s message is “Get In, Get Out and Warm Up”.  Christmas day charity swimmers can occasionally find themselves left without sufficient strength to climb out of the water due to the cold.  Cold winter waters […]

Black Friday and Cyber Monday warning – Gardai

December 2016 saw an increase of 15.4% in online purchases2 with over 50% of Irish people shopping online3, most of whom purchased or sold goods and services with no difficulty. However, in a small number of cases difficulties do arise and fraud results in users losing money or having their credit/debit card details being compromised. […]