Northwest MEP fears Euro could fail

first_img WhatsApp By News Highland – December 1, 2011 Twitter Newsx Adverts WhatsApp Twitter Facebook Previous articleAldi’s new Letterkenny Store opens today creating 15 jobsNext articleDonegal fishing boat escorted to safety off Cork coast News Highland Northwest MEP fears Euro could fail Pinterest Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Google+center_img Pinterest Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Google+ NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today A Fine Gael MEP says he wouldn’t be optimistic about the outcome of next week’s crucial EU summit, where the future of the euro will be on the line.The pressure’s on leaders ahead of the meeting in Brussels next Friday, as concerns grow about the spread of the debt crisis in the single currency.Speaking in Brussels – where MEP’s have been debating the euro crisis, Northwest MEP Jim Higgins says the situation is dire:He believes there’s no ‘coherent plan on the table that will yield what we need’ – and that’s before politics come into the frame:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/11higgeuro.mp3[/podcast] Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedlast_img read more

New builds in Donegal down but planning applications are up

first_img Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week By News Highland – August 7, 2012 WhatsApp Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Pinterest Pinterest News Facebook Twitter Facebook Google+center_img Google+ Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Previous articlePolice appeal after woman is assaulted in DerryNext articleHSE not to blame for loss of Donegal-Dublin bus – Deputy MacLochlainn News Highland New builds in Donegal down but planning applications are up LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH WhatsApp The National Housing Construction Index has shown the continued drop in construction activity in Donegal, but shows a marginal increase in Donegal Planning Applications.The research shows that from January to June 2012, 615 planning applications were submitted in Donegal. This compared to 575 in 2011 resulting in a marginal increase of 2%.Donegal was only one of three counties to experience an increase.The same period saw a 23% drop in Commencement Notices issued in Donegal down from 169 to 130.The index is compiled by  link2plans.com – its Managing Director is Danny O’Shea:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/buildsPLANNING.mp3[/podcast]last_img read more

More meetings called as NoWDOC continues to “live test” proposed changes

first_img Google+ Facebook Facebook By admin – August 5, 2015 Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews Google+ Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Pinterestcenter_img GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Previous articlePeter O’Donnell’s Team Ireland depart for Euro ChampionshipsNext articleDelay prompts renewed call for an ambulance to be based in Castlederg admin A public meeting will be held in Simpsons, Carndonagh tomorrow night at 8 pm to discuss the implications and effects of the proposed scaling back of the NowDOC service in Inishowen.A proposal to end the “red eye” service between 12pm to 8am in Carndonagh and Derrybeg and replace them with an extra doctor and driver in Letterkenny is currently being tested by the HSE, but there is concern in both Inishowen and West Donegal.Local Councillor Albert Doherty outlines what will be addressed at the Carndonagh meeting……….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/albweds.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Meanwhile another public meeting is taking place tomorrow night at 7pm in Ionad Templecron in Dungloe.Councillor Micheal Cholm Mac Giolla Easbuig hopes that both meetings will promote a good turn out for the planned protest in Letterkenny on Friday………..Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/michweds.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter WhatsApp Pinterest Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton More meetings called as NoWDOC continues to “live test” proposed changeslast_img read more

Protest rally to be held against Buncrana murder

first_imgNewsx Adverts Pinterest Pinterest Facebook A rally is to be held in Derry tomorrow in protest at the murder of Andrew Allen.The father of two from Derry died after a number of shots were fired through the window of his Buncrana home a week ago.Dissident republicans have been blamed for his death.One of the organisers, civil rights activist Eamonn McCann, said people in the city are very angry at Mr Allen’s death:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/eam830ANDY.mp3[/podcast] Google+ WhatsApp WhatsApp LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Protest rally to be held against Buncrana murder RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published center_img Google+ Twitter Previous articleThree men due in court following cross border chaseNext articleThirteen objections lodged against Glenties windfarm proposals News Highland Facebook Twitter Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH By News Highland – February 17, 2012 last_img read more

Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH

first_img Pinterest Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Previous articleGuidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedNext articleGAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath News Highland LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Facebook A Donegal Deputy has called on Letterkenny University Hospital to end maternity restrictions.Deputy Pearse Doherty says not allowing partners or family members attend appointments, scans or to be present during the mother’s labour as cruel.He says while it is welcomed that the new maternity suite is opened at the hospital, the issue of support during hospital scans and visits still remains an issue.Deputy Doherty says management at Letterkenny University Hospital need to immediately review the restrictions:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/pearsematernity1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook By News Highland – May 26, 2021 Google+center_img AudioHomepage BannerNews Twitter Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Pinterest Twitter Google+ WhatsApp Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad alsolast_img read more

Deputy McDaid says the public want a Cabinet reshuffle

first_img Pinterest Deputy McDaid says the public want a Cabinet reshuffle Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Facebook Twitter Facebook Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme By News Highland – February 25, 2010 Pinterest Former minister, Deputy James McDaid,  has said there is public appetite for a Cabinet reshuffle.Deputy McDaid was speaking after the Taoiseach Brian Cowen said he would be considering the Government’s progress in the coming period.Deputy McDaid also slammed Fianna Fail’s handling of Willie O’Dea’s resignation as Defence Minister.He said it was badly organised”Eamon Ryan is a very, very good confident speaker” he said.”I saw him that day – I mean the poor guy, he looked as if he needed a diaper  because of the way he went through the thing”.”They didn’t have anything prepared – the management was absolutely abysmal” he added. Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegalcenter_img Google+ HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Twitter Previous articleDonegal one of the highest claiming countys over cold snapNext articleDerry murder victim named News Highland News WhatsApp Google+last_img read more

Update – Man arrested in relation to O’Hara funeral incidents is released unconditonally

first_img Pinterest Twitter Homepage BannerNews Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Previous articleCollins happy with point but critical of Harps off pitch progressionNext articleDonegal punter wins over €12,000 on €7.50 bet admin Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ Facebook Update -A 41 year old man arrested yesterday by Detectives from Serious Crime Branch investigating a series of offences committed at the wake and subsequent funeral of Peggy O’Hara has been released unconditionally.Police investigating the firing of shots during Peggy O’Hara’s wake in Derry on July 15th have again appealed for information, and have posed a number of specific questions.They say they want to speak to anyone in ther Templegrove area on that day who saw anyone dressed in paramilitary-style uniform, or noted any suspicious activity in and around the area on that evening.They are also asking people if they heard what may have been shots being fired that evening, and if they saw or know where the gunmen went after the incident.Peggy O’Hara’s funeral took place on July 18th, with the cortege travelling from Templegrove to the City Cemetery via Buncrana Road, Northland Road, Bishop Street and Lone Moor Road.Police are urging people who saw anyone dressed in paramilitary-style uniform, or may be able to identify anyone who was dressed in paramilitary-style uniform on that day, to come forward. Google+ Facebookcenter_img Twitter 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Update – Man arrested in relation to O’Hara funeral incidents is released unconditonally WhatsApp By admin – September 6, 2015 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

Gardai say Ballyshannon school fire may have been arson

first_img Facebook Google+ By News Highland – December 11, 2011 Previous article20-year-old woman killed in Claudy crashNext articleGardai appeal for information after Convoy hit-and-run News Highland 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Pinterest Pinterest WhatsApp Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twittercenter_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Google+ Gardai have not ruled arson in a fire which rage through an old school building in Ballyshannon.Four fire units from the town, Bundoran, Donegal town and Letterkenny, fought the blaze for four hours last night.The street around the area was closed while fire personnel were battling the blaze in the Old Sacred Heart school.Gardai said a substantial amount of damage was caused. Nobody was injured.Scenes of crimes officers were examining the scene today. A Garda spokesman said they were trying to establish the source. They had not ruled out arson.The building has been closed for years to the public. Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Gardai say Ballyshannon school fire may have been arson Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th News Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal last_img read more

SIPO publishes details of Euro Election expenses

first_imgHomepage BannerNews The Standards in Public Office Commission has published details of how much was spent by candidates contesting the European Elections in May.The spending limit per candidate in all constituencies was €230,000, with all candidates in Midlands North West well below that figure.The highest election expenditure recorded in Midlands North West was incurred by Fianna Fail’s Pat “The Cope” Gallagher, Fianna Fáil, who spent €161,428.Of the four successful candidates in the constituency, the highest spender was Sinn Fein’s Matt Carthy, who spent €114,335.Next was Fine Gael’s Mairead Mc Guinness, who incurred expenses of €92,750.Independent candidate Marian Harkin spent €73,417, while the smallest spend of the four elected MEPs was injcurred by Independent Luke “Ming” Flanagan, whose election expenses totalled €38,093. WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook WhatsApp Twitter Pinterest Twitter Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Previous articlePienaar out for a possible two monthsNext articleHutton in stands for Cup replay News Highland Google+center_img Facebook Pinterest Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR SIPO publishes details of Euro Election expenses By News Highland – September 16, 2014 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

Northwest MEP welcomes ban on menthol cigarettes

first_img The European Parliament is calling for a ban on Menthol cigarettes and other fruit-flavoured tobacco products.However they’re proposing that the ban would not come into force for several years.MEPs yesterday voted on a number of draft laws to make tobacco products less attractive to young people.The MEPs supported calls for laws to ensure that all tobacco products carry a health warning covering 65% of their packaging surface.Northwest Independent MEP Marian Harkin welcomed the proposal to ban menthol cigarettes…[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/hark830.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Google+ Twitter 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook WhatsApp Twitter Facebookcenter_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Pinterest Previous articleCCC say County Final to go ahead as plannedNext articleLifebelts thrown off Peace Bridge in Derry into River Foyle News Highland 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic News Northwest MEP welcomes ban on menthol cigarettes By News Highland – October 9, 2013 Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more