Month: May 2021

Taoiseach claims water charges will save taxpayers money

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook By News Highland – April 28, 2014 Facebook Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Previous articleDonegal IFA president backs calls for ‘Primary Produce Price’ legislationNext articleCurran denies claim that supporting addiction centre could reduce Udaras’ job creation budget News Highland Pinterest WhatsApp Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Taoiseach claims water charges will save taxpayers money Twitter Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week center_img Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published WhatsApp Google+ The Taoiseach has promised that the upcoming water charges will be fair and affordable.The coalition’s due to decide this week on what tariffs will be imposed on the public. The charge kicks in this October, with the first bill arriving in the post in January.Speaking in Co. Wicklow last night, Enda Kenny said in the long run water charges would actually save the taxpayer money, by identifying and fixing leaks.He also said it’ll be the last austerity measure implemented by the Government………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/endawater.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Google+ Pinterest LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Newslast_img read more

JCB sought after serious damage to Lackagh Bridge

first_img PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Gardai are investigating what they believe to be a serious act of vandalism on the Lackagh Bridge, near Doe Castle.Over 10,000 euro of damage was caused to the bridge on the main road between Creeselough and Carrigart by a person driving a digger last Friday.As well as significant damage to the bridge, a 6 metre section of the stone wall was  also knocked over and road signs were also damaged in the incident.Sergeant Christy Galligan from Carrigart Garda Station, says a JCB has been seen on CCTV on the morning of the incident:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/cgall.mp3[/podcast] Facebook Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released By News Highland – December 1, 2010 Pinterest WhatsApp Twittercenter_img Newsx Adverts Facebook Previous articlePublic art piece vandalised on Barnesmore GapNext articleFINAL UPDATE – School Closures confirmed for Thursday December 2nd News Highland Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ Google+ JCB sought after serious damage to Lackagh Bridge Pinterestlast_img read more

Man due in court in Derry on firearms charges

first_img Google+ Previous articleVaradkar pays surprise visit to Malin Coastguard StationNext articlePSNI to reinvestigate killing of Daniel Hegarty in Creggan 40 years ago News Highland Pinterest Facebook By News Highland – July 27, 2012 WhatsApp Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Pinterest A 26 year old man arrested in Derry is due in court today charged with possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life, possession of a firearm in suspicious circumstances and possession of articles likely to be of use to terrorists.It’s believed the charge relates to a major Operation in the Derry area on 12 July when a number of searches were carried out and a number of suspected firearms recovered. Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+center_img Man due in court in Derry on firearms charges Twitter HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Twitter PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Facebook News WhatsApp Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img read more

Letterkenny Town Council to source its own salt supply

first_img Previous article7 schools compete for Donegal at the BT Young Scientist and Technology ExhibitionNext articleMan due in court on Strand Road attack charges News Highland WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Newsx Adverts Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook WhatsApp Letterkenny Town Council is to source its own salt supplies to deal with any future cold snaps.Almost half the motions before the council at its monthly meeting focused on the after effects of the severe weather in November and December.Members praised council staff and officials, saying they had performed above and beyond the call of duty. Tributes were also paid to the army, Tidy Towns committee, Chamber of Commerce and Highland Radio.On the issue of the NRA and national policy, members were less complimentary, with manyshortcomings identified, particularly in terms of how salt was sourced and distributed.Mayor Tadhg Culbert says the council is big enough to take its own decisions, and when officials pointed out the salt mine in Carrickfergus would only deal with the NRA, he said hard cash can be very persuasive: 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry center_img Pinterest Pinterest 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ Google+ Twitter Letterkenny Town Council to source its own salt supply By News Highland – January 12, 2011 last_img read more

Government seeking interim solution to PSO hiatus

first_img Government seeking interim solution to PSO hiatus Twitter Facebook Google+ Twitter Pinterest Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Previous articleSoccer – Anguish for Coll & U17 IrishNext articleDissident grouping says Bishop Street bomb was an attempt to kill PSNI officers News Highland The Department of the Transport is in touch with the EU Commission about the immediate future of the Donegal to Dublin air service, after it emerged there will be a delay in the introduction of a new Public Service Obligation.Management at Donegal Airport are due to meet with Department of Transport officials on Monday next.Donegal South West Deputy Pearse Doherty has already been speaking to department officials, he says efforts to find an interim solution are underway……[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/pearspso.mp3[/podcast] Google+ WhatsAppcenter_img Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – March 29, 2011 WhatsApp News Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry last_img read more

Highland’s Farming News – Thursday 3rd November

first_imgNews A 15 Minute Programme presented by Chris Ashmore every Thursday at 7.05pm highlighting all that’s happening in the farming community.Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/FarmingNov3rd2016-1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th By admin – November 3, 2016 Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApp Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Highland’s Farming News – Thursday 3rd Novembercenter_img Pinterest Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Previous articleCouncillor Sean McEniff remains in Spanish HospitalNext articleHighland’s Farming News – Thursday 3rd November admin Twitter Pinterestlast_img read more

President Higgins enters Eurozone crisis debate

first_img President Michael D Higgins has weighed in on the political debate on the Eurozone crisis.He has criticised the response of European leaders and the European Central Bank, in an interview with the Financial Times.In a speech to the European Parliament last month, President Michael D Higgins outlined some of his concerns about Europe.He said European citizens were threatened with an unconscious drift to disharmony and called for moral courage among its leaders.And now, in an interview with the Financial Times, President Higgins has gone a step further, and has criticised the European response to the debt crisis.He says EU leaders have failed to break the link between bank and sovereign debt which he says would be an immense benefit to growth.And he calls for a radical rethink of how EU leaders are handling the eurozone crisis. Google+ Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal President Higgins enters Eurozone crisis debate Pinterest 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitter WhatsApp Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire News Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th center_img By News Highland – May 2, 2013 WhatsApp Pinterest Facebook Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Previous articleNo arrests in relation to Dublin criminal’s shootingNext article15 year old girl killed in Galway road traffic collision News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Twitterlast_img read more

CCCNW will not run candidate in General Election

first_img Twitter Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ News Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – February 7, 2011 Meanwhile the Co-operating for Cancer Care North West group has confirmed it will not be fielding a candidate in the General Election.The group says it is  being directly asked by members of the public and indirectly by members of political parties if we are going to contest the coming election and has moved to put an end to this speculation.Spokesperson Noell Duddy says the country needs strong leadership and single issue candidates are not the way forwards:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/noell.mp3[/podcast] CCCNW will not run candidate in General Election Facebook WhatsAppcenter_img Previous articleEfforts continue to persuade Larkin to run in General ElectionNext articleShock at sudden closure of the Bayview Hotel, Killybegs News Highland WhatsApp 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

Harte to present sub- post office petition to An Post

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Newsx Adverts 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Pinterest Harte to present sub- post office petition to An Post Around 1,000 Letterkenny people have signed a Labour Party petition supporting the establishment of sub-post offices in the Gortlee and Glencar areas of the town.The petition is being organised by Donegal North East Candidate Cllr Jimmy Harte, who says it is completely unacceptable that people are being forced to queue for long periods outside the Main Street post office in the town.He says the service must be improved, and if an expanded office with more staff is not possible, then An Post must establish sub-post offices in outlying areas.Cllr Harte says he will present the petition to An Post next week, with a warning that they must address the needs of the community as a matter of urgency…………….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/harte1pm.mp3[/podcast] Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ Google+center_img Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleColorectal screening to be rolled out in Letterkenny and SligoNext articleWedding Fair 2011 News Highland 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th By News Highland – February 3, 2011 Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

Bereaved family starts preparing to bring drowned daughter home

first_imgNews Bereaved family starts preparing to bring drowned daughter home Previous articleFG Committee to decide whether action will be taken against Cllr SloweyNext articleGardai search Monaghan house as part of Ronan Kerr probe News Highland Google+ WhatsApp Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsAppcenter_img By News Highland – April 20, 2011 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Facebook A post mortem examination is taking place of the Donegal woman who drowned off the Queensland coast on Monday.23 year old Science Graduate Elaine Morrow was from Ballintra.She’d been in Australia for almost a year when she drowned, during a three-day introductory diving course.It’s thought it will take up to a fortnight to get Elaine’s body home.Former Ballyshannon Mayor Cllr Phonsie Travers has been speaking with the family. He says a number of people from the locality are helping the family in Australia.He met with the family yesterday…………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/phons1pm.mp3[/podcast] Pinterest Facebook 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry last_img read more