Up to 50 events planned for Social Inclusion Week in Donegal

first_imgNews Google+ Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Twitter Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Pinterest This week has been designated as ‘Social Inclusion Week’ in Donegal, with over 50 events planned over the coming days.They range a coffee morning and discussion for older people at County House to a public meeting to discuss setting up a Men’s Shed project in Letterkenny.Charles Sweeney is the Social Inclusion Co-ordinator with Donegal County Council – He says this is about the council and its partners celebrating what has already been achieved, and striving to do more:You can view a PDF of all the weeks events HEREcenter_img Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleSearch of body of Tyrone teenager to resume in Monaghan todayNext articleCouncil to make last minute decision on Uduras Board nomination News Highland LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Facebook By News Highland – September 18, 2012 WhatsApp Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Google+ Up to 50 events planned for Social Inclusion Week in Donegallast_img read more

Omagh appeal upholds two findings and orders fresh hearings in other two cases

first_img Twitter Pinterest LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson By News Highland – July 7, 2011 Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Twitter The appeals court in Belfast has upheld a civil ruling in 2009 which held Michael McKevitt and Liam Campbell liable for the 1998 Omagh bombing.However, a new hearing has ordered in respect of claims made against Colm Murphy and Seamus Daly.In 2009, a judge found the men liable, awarding £1.6m damages.Lawyers for the families had also appealed the compensation awarded. They said it should have been more because of the scale of the outrage. However, the relatives were told today the award would not be increased.Michael Gallagher lost his son Aidan in the bombing. Outside court he gave this reaction to today’s ruling…………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/13gall.mp3[/podcast] Google+ Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH center_img Newsx Adverts Pinterest Facebook WhatsApp NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Omagh appeal upholds two findings and orders fresh hearings in other two cases Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleMc Conalogue concerned for future of IDA’s Letterkenny officeNext articleMc Hugh tells Dail Letterkenny should be a Regional Hospital News Highland Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this weeklast_img read more

Taoiseach challenged over urgency of flood works for North West

first_img Taoiseach challenged over urgency of flood works for North West Pinterest HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week WhatsApp PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Facebook Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers By News Highland – December 9, 2015 WhatsApp Facebookcenter_img Twitter Pinterest Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Deputy Padraig Mac Lochlainn has challenged Taoiseach Enda Kenny on the urgency of flood relief works, saying that 17 TDs from all parties and all areas of the country calling for more to be done.Deputy Mac Lochlainn said the situation in parts of Donegal is very serious, and more government attention is needed:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/podflood.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Responding, the Taoiseach said Minister Simon Harris will visit the county and other areas, and the government is trying to do as much as it can:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/endaflood.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Homepage BannerNews Previous articleClaims road between Donnyloop and Clady is close to collapseNext articleDenis Donaldson inquest adjourned for the 17th time today News Highland Google+last_img read more

Derry man due in court on theft and vehicle charges

first_imgHomepage BannerNews Twitter Pinterest Pinterest Google+ Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Google+ Twitter WhatsApp WhatsAppcenter_img PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Previous articleCall for Fennelly Commission’s terms of reference to be widened following bugging allegationsNext articleNW MEP backs efforts to clamp down on unlicenced online drug retailers admin By admin – July 6, 2015 HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Facebook Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme A 21 year old Derry man is due at the local magistrates court today on 9 charges including theft, threats to property and vehicle interference.The offences are alleged to have taken place in the city between June 29th and July 3rd. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Derry man due in court on theft and vehicle charges Facebooklast_img read more

FAI announces investment in Donegal clubs to coincide with AGM

first_img Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Previous articleDerry alert ends as police find a number of viable devices in the BogsideNext articleMaria McCambridge to appeal Olympic omission News Highland By News Highland – May 22, 2012 WhatsApp The FAI has announced an investment of 100,000 euro in funding for soccor clubs in Donegal. Plans have also been announced for a Festival of Football in Donegal in July to coincide with the association’s AGM in Letterkenny.Senator Jimmy Harte says the FAI and Donegal County Council are to be congratulated on the initiative, and also praised the work of the Donegal League and the Ulster Senior League.Senator Harte says the conference and the investment reflect the traditional of soccer in Donegal……[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/jhart1pm.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Facebook Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th center_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry FAI announces investment in Donegal clubs to coincide with AGM Newsx Adverts Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Google+ Twitterlast_img read more

People urged to exercise caution after drain blockages in Galliagh

first_img By News Highland – February 15, 2014 WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter Twitter Previous articleAgriculture Minister urged to process weather related payments as fast as possibleNext articleESB working to restore power outages in North West as temperatures set to drop News Highland WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Facebook People urged to exercise caution after drain blockages in Galliaghcenter_img Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+ News RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic A Derry councillor is urging people to be careful about what they flush down their toilets after NI Water yesterday dealt with a serious blockage in the Galliagh area.Cllr Brian Tierney says a crew spent much of yesterday clearing blocked drains at homes in Glencaw Park and Leafair Gardens, after several days of blockages and bad smells.Cllr Tierney says the drains blocked with a variety of items, including nappies, and now that the matter has been resolved, he’s urging people to ensure there isn’t a repeat……[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/tiernsat.mp3[/podcast] Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

Vigil for refugee crisis to be held in Letterkenny

first_img Pinterest Vigil for refugee crisis to be held in Letterkenny Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Twitter Google+ By News Highland – September 7, 2015 Homepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Twitter Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firecenter_img Pinterest 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th A vigil is taking place tomorrow night in Letterkenny in a bid to further highlight the ongoing migrant crisis.It’s part of a series of vigils organised by Sinn Fein that are taking place across the country over the coming days.The vigil begins at 6 o’clock at the Market Square in Letterkenny.Councillor Gary Doherty says Donegal people have been excellent thus far but it’s important to reinforce that support:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/gary1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Previous articleUpdate: 25 year old man dies in Termon crashNext articleDaniel O’Donnell tells Shaun it’ll be ‘Strictly Dancing’ News Highland Facebooklast_img read more

Sligo named European Capital of Volunteering

first_img Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews Sligo named European Capital of Volunteering 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Previous articleEmployment Minister praises LEO during visit to DonegalNext articleTeenager praised for saving family from fire admin Twitter Facebook Sligo has received the title of European Capital of Volunteering today in LondonIndependent MEP, Marian Harkin along with representatives of Sligo County Council and Sligo Volunteer Centre are attending the handing over of the title at London’s City Hall.Sligo follows Barcelona, Lisbon and London, the current European Capital of Volunteering.MEP Marian Harking says this is a proud moment for her and Sligo which represents the culmination of her initiative which saw the creation of the European Year of Volunteering in 2011…Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/sligo1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+center_img Pinterest Google+ Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th WhatsApp 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic By admin – December 5, 2016 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

President Higgins praises Derry’s contribution to peace process

first_imgNewsx Adverts 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsApp By News Highland – April 25, 2012 Google+ Previous articleCouncillor concerned over Donegal Arts organisationsNext articleDonegal sporting groups could benefit from 30 million sports fund News Highland Twitter WhatsApp Twitter Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+center_img Pinterest President Higgins praises Derry’s contribution to peace process Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th President Michael D.Higgins has praised the role that Derry and its people have played in nurturing the peace process.He made his comments during a visit to the city yesterday.While there, President Higgins visited Rosemount Primary School, and delivered a key lecture at the Magee Campus of the University of Ulster.Speaking on the theme  “The transformational power of culture”,  President Higgins predicted Derry’s reign as UK City of Culture will be a success, and said he looks forward to the sights and sounds of what will no doubt be a wonderful chapter in the history of this great city.He said creativity is a powerful resource that must be nurtured in our communities. In doing so, he said, we lay the foundation for social cultural and economic transformation.Following a series of engagements in the city, President Higgins concluded that  Derry and its people have, in many ways, been the creative influences of the peace process, and have led the process of transformational change.It was Mr Higgins’s’ second visit to the city as president, one of his first engagements after his inauguration was to attend the All Island Schools Choir final in the Millennium Forum. Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

Rogers to chair meeting of retired Siptu members

first_imgDonegal Labour representative Seamus Rodgers will Chair a meeting of the National Committee for Retired Members’ of SIPTU today with calls for investement in community nursing homes and care for older people high on the agenda.Other issues to be discussed at the meeting at Liberty Hall in Dublin will be housing, pensions, health and prescription charges and transport for older people.Mr Rodgers says the meeting provides an important and use point of contact between retired Siptu members and younger people who are currently involved………….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/seamusretiredsiptu.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic By admin – December 1, 2015 Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ Homepage BannerNews Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North center_img Twitter WhatsApp Previous articleReview parking development charges to stimulate town centres – Mc DermottNext article“RTE Investigates” programme finds prostitution is still in high demand in Letterkenny admin Rogers to chair meeting of retired Siptu members Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Pinterest Twitter WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+last_img read more