Archives for May 2014

Good grace for Buncrana pay and display after all

U-turn: council decides to retain half-hour free parking grace period In one of its final … [Read more...]

‘I just do the best I can for my sons’

William (75) wins national ‘Carer of the Year’ award Aged 75-years-old William McLaughlin has … [Read more...]

Local women facing 370-mile trip to give birth

HSE considers closure of Letterkenny maternity unit, which, it says is 'not cost effective' The … [Read more...]

Elderly ‘befriending service’ under threat due to HSE cutbacks

Older people concerned by isolation, crime, fuel costs and medical card reviews The Good … [Read more...]

Inishowen students shine at Junk Kouture Final

Three top gongs for local schools THREE sets of INISHOWEN students were jumping for joy last … [Read more...]

Urris dumping slammed

More than 20 bags of rubbish collected A local community development group has slammed those … [Read more...]

Inishowen jobless figures continue to fall

3,821 signing on Buncrana Live Register INISHOWEN’S unemployment figures have continued to drop … [Read more...]

Half a million euro dedicated to three problematic Inishowen estates

New fund to fix up three ghost estates ALMOST half a million euro has been set aside to … [Read more...]

‘Disgusting’ attack a ‘set-back’ for Muff community play park

Vandals lob hundreds of stones onto expensive children’s play equipment Vandals described as … [Read more...]

Inishowen braced for water tax

Pensioners 'pushed to limit' by latest tap charge A spokesperson for the Inishowen elderly … [Read more...]