Gardai investigate Annagry incident which left man with serious injuries

first_img Previous articleEvidence concludes in Fr Eugene Boland trialNext articleFianna Fail launches scathing attack on new Mayor News Highland Gardai investigate Annagry incident which left man with serious injuries Google+ Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Facebook Newsx Adverts Pinterest Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Gardai are investigating an incident at a party in Annagry early this morning, during which a 19 year old man sustained serious injuries.The man, believed to be from the Gweedore area, is seriously ill with head injuries in the ICU at Letterkenny General Hospital.Gardai cordoned off the scene of the incident today and the area has been forensically examined.Investigations are continuing. Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Twitter Google+center_img Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly WhatsApp By News Highland – June 25, 2012 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Facebook Twitter WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterestlast_img read more

Pearse Doherty TD says Spain got a better bailout deal than Ireland

first_img LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Facebook Pinterest Pearse Doherty TD says Spain got a better bailout deal than Ireland Google+ Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Facebook Google+ Junior Finance Minister Brian Hayes says Europe could be getting to the end of the financial crisis.It follows yesterday’s 100 billion euro Spanish bailout making it the fourth EU country to seek financial aid.There’s now growing calls for Ireland to renegotiate it’s deal with the Troika.But Minister Hayes says the Government want an EU wide solution that applies to every country.Meanwhile Sinn Féin Finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty said that the loans were to be provided “at a lower cost, with no additional austerity or loss of sovereignty”.The Donegal deputy challenged the government to explain “why it was not able to secure these kinds of terms when the Spanish government could”. Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly center_img Previous articleinvestigation launched into Dungloe apartment block fireNext articleDeutsche Bank figures show the high level of vacant property in Donegal News Highland Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Newsx Adverts Twitter WhatsApp By News Highland – June 10, 2012 Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson WhatsApp Pinterest Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this weeklast_img read more

Gardai will seek to adjourn Donaldson inquest for the 15th time

first_img Pinterest Gardai will seek to adjourn Donaldson inquest for the 15th time Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Facebook Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Denis DonaldsonIt’s emerged that the state has applied to adjourn the Inquest into the circumstances surrounding the death of Denis Donaldson for the 15th time.Solicitors Madden and Finucane say the family was informed that Gardaí would be applying to further adjourn the Inquest “due to their continuing investigations into the death of Mr Donaldson.”Dennis Donaldson was shot dead at his cottage near Glenties in April 2006, four months after he was revealed as an MI5 intelligence agent.In a statement issued on behalf of the family, Madden and Finucane say in the 9 years since Denis Donaldson was killed, Gardaí have repeatedly given assurances in relation to the scope, timeline and expected duration of their investigation together with when the Director of Public Prosecutions will ultimately direct on their submitted file.However, the say as this latest adjournment application underlines, many of those undertakings have been proved to be utterly worthless and highlight the failure to hold the Gardaí to account for their conduct of this investigation.Claims have also been made in relation to the readiness of the Gardaí to co-operate with the investigation currently underway by the Office of the Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland into the circumstances surrounding the death of Denis Donaldson.The family believe that Gardaí continue to withhold from the Ombudsman a copy of Denis’ journal that was being prepared by him immediately prior to his murder.For the family, the wilful obstruction of another Law Enforcement Agency’s investigation into the circumstances behind Denis’ death serves to further underline that the interests and rights of the Donaldson family are not respected or protected by the Gardaí By News Highland – February 18, 2015 Google+center_img Google+ LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton WhatsApp Facebook Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published WhatsApp Twitter GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath Homepage BannerNews Previous articleLGH cancelled over 60 surgeries last month because of overcrowdingNext articleChildren’s Outreach Nurse to be appointed in Donegal this year News Highland last_img read more

Derry’s Peace Bridge collects top planning award

first_img Derry’s Peace Bridge has won a top planning award, from the Irish Planning Institute.The Bridge, designed to link both banks of the River Foyle, took the Overall Award along with the former British Army Ebrington Barracks in a project submitted by the Ilex Regeneration Company.The biennial Awards were presented at a ceremony in the Custom House by the Minister for Planning, Jan O Sullivan today.Head of Communications with Ilex, Mo Durkan, says they will now go forward and to represent Ireland at the European Awards:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/mo830bridge.mp3[/podcast] Derry’s Peace Bridge collects top planning award Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Twitter Newsx Adverts Facebook Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers By News Highland – February 17, 2012 Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Facebookcenter_img WhatsApp Google+ Previous articleGovernment says A5 upgrade possible because we don’t have a united IrelandNext articleFailte Ireland: Donegal golf courses could attract thousands of tourists News Highland Google+ Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Pinterestlast_img read more

999 operators strike in Navan, Ballyshannon centre operating as normal

first_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Pinterest Homepage BannerNews Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme WhatsApp 999 operators strike in Navan, Ballyshannon centre operating as normal Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Previous articleDonegal psychologist shortage is affecting vulnerable adults – DohertyNext articleGardai probe weekend gun attack at Ray Bridge admin By admin – April 7, 2016 Twitter Google+center_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Google+ Twitter Pinterest Workers at one of Ireland’s 999 call centres are on strike again today.The operators at the facility in Navan are taking the action in a long standing row over pay and union recognition.Unions involved in the row say they want every member of staff to be given a living wage of 11.50 per hour – something contractor Conduit Global says it’s already agreed to.Patients requiring emergency services today will NOT be affected by the action, with operators working as normal in the Ballyshannon and Dublin centres.Ian McArdle of the Communications Workers Union says Conduit could have avoided the strike……Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/999mccardle.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook WhatsApp 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 last_img read more

Varadkar rules out coalition with Sinn Fein unless Adams owns up about past

first_imgNews By News Highland – July 23, 2014 WhatsApp Pinterest Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Pinterest A Fine Gael minister says Sinn Féin can’t be part of a government until Gerry Adams admits his role in the Troubles.Speaking at the MacGill Summer School in Glenties, Leo Varadkar says Sinn Fein mustn’t trust the public if it refuses to discuss Mr Adams’ alleged role within the IRA.The Sinn Fein president has always denied being a member of the IRA.But Leo Varadkar says Sinn Féín will never be trusted by the public unless it comes clean about its past: Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/08vara1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Facebook 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ Facebook Google+ Previous articleKayak raised by a whale on Argentinian coastNext articleSinn Féin’s deputy leader says Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael should go into government News Highland WhatsApp PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Varadkar rules out coalition with Sinn Fein unless Adams owns up about past Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released last_img read more

Appeals against Omagh bomb to go ahead after legal aids granted to four held…

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Pinterest Appeals against Omagh bomb to go ahead after legal aids granted to four held liable Google+ Appeals against the Omagh bomb civil action are to go ahead after legal aid was granted to all four men held liable for the atrocity.Judges were told funding has been secured for each of the dissident republican suspects – including Liam Campbell, the alleged Real IRA chief who was undefended at the original trial.Victims’ families who brought the lawsuit have also received backing to press for a more punitive award of exemplary damages against those deemed responsible.A hearing is now expected to take place later this year, with lawyers predicting it could last for two weeks.In a landmark ruling last June Mr Justice Morgan, now the Lord Chief Justice, ordered that more than £1.6m in total should be paid out to 12 relatives who sued over the August 1998 bombing which claimed 29 lives and injured hundreds more.Liam Campbell, who is currently in custody facing a bid to have him extradited to Lithuania on arms smuggling charges, was held to be a member of the Real IRA’s Army Council at the time of the bombing.Jailed dissident leader Michael McKevitt and two other men, Colm Murphy and Seamus Daly, were also found responsible for the bombing following a year-long civil trial.Campbell initially directed lawyers to defend him in the case before he withdrew from proceedings at an early stage.But with legal aid secured, two barristers have been instructed to challenge the finding against him.His solicitors are also now set to trawl through the original trial transcripts to identify all references to him as part of their case.Judges in the Court of Appeal were told that McKevitt is seeking records from the hearings held in Dublin during the action.Mary Higgins QC, for Daly, asked for two weeks to be set aside for the appeal.After hearing submissions Lord Justice Higgins set all sides an end of term deadline to secure the materials required. Facebook Facebook News Google+ 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic center_img Pinterest WhatsApp Previous articleDecision due on Donegal man’s challenge to mandatory life sentenceNext articleDonegal members commemorated in national Garda memorial News Highland By News Highland – May 14, 2010 Twitter WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Twitter 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

SIPTU hope to reduce 29 redundancies at Abbotts in Sligo

first_img SIPTU hope to reduce 29 redundancies at Abbotts in Sligo RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal News Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Facebook Facebook Previous articleUslter Bank customers in Donegal affected by glitchNext articleYouths cheer as elderly couple brutally attacked in Derry News Highland The SIPTU Trade Union says it wishes to engage with Abbott to reduce the 29 redundancies announced at its Finisklin plant in Co. Sligo.Management at the company – which employs around 400 people – informed staff yesterday that it is seeking the voluntary redundancies.Abbott says no other sites in Sligo, or in Ireland, will be affected.SIPTU says it wants to meet with Abbott to try and reduce the number of job losses and to get a guarantee that those made redundant will be adequately compensated.Mayor of Sligo, Rosealeen O’ Grady, says she hopes this isn’t evidence of an overall decline in business for the health care company:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/17rose1.mp3[/podcast] Pinterest Twitter By News Highland – June 21, 2012 Google+ WhatsApplast_img read more

Enda Kenny to face anti-auterity protest when he visits LYIT on Monday

first_img The Donegal Campaign Against Home and Water Taxes alongside Donegal Action Against Austerity are jointly organising a protest for this Monday in Letterkenny.The Taoiseach, Enda Kenny will deliver the keynote address on the Monday night at a meeting of the British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly at LYIT.The two anti-austerity groups organising the protest are inviting everyone to attend.Spokesperson for the Donegal Campaign Against Home and Water Taxes, Charlie McDyre, said they will be sending a clear message to Enda Kenny…..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/charlie.mp3[/podcast] Facebook Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry By News Highland – March 1, 2013 WhatsApp Google+ Facebook News 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North center_img Pinterest 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Previous articlePlans for Altnagelvin Radiotherapy Unit take positive steps forwardNext articleDonegal Labour member welcomes Councils review of system of recruiting polling clerks News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Twitter Enda Kenny to face anti-auterity protest when he visits LYIT on Monday Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

Police in Derry confirm that bomb left on bus yesterday evening was viable

first_img Pinterest Police in Derry confirm that bomb left on bus yesterday evening was viable Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Previous articleOngoing security alert on Derry’s Northland RoadNext article News Highland Twitter Google+ Facebook Facebook Police have confirmed that a device left on an bus in Derry last night was viable.A man boarded a bus at around 6pm in the Ballymagroarty area and ordered the driver to take a bomb to Strand Road PSNI station.The bus was then abandoned by the driver on Northland Road.Over 40 families in the Foyle Springs area were evacuated from their homes as a result, and were only allowed to return at 330am this morning.Local Cllr John Boyle, who lives in the area, has condemned the incident. He says it’s a flashback to the horror tactics used during the troubles….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/jboyl.mp3[/podcast]Meanwhile, the bus driver has been praised for her “bravery”.Ch Supt Stephen Cargin said that the lady drivers actions saved lives:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/craig1pm.mp3[/podcast] 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North center_img Pinterest By News Highland – November 21, 2013 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ WhatsApp 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th News Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire WhatsApplast_img read more