BBC News | Northern Ireland | Foyle and West


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:19:24 +0100

Mary Lou McDonald accuses Boris Johnson of "peddling a myth" that he can get a new Brexit deal.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:45:36 +0100

Boris Johnson misses a press conference amid noisy protests, but says there has been "a lot of work".

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:24:30 +0100

A leading NI industrialist withdraws from the process to take over the Ballymena business.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:06:15 +0100

Saoirse Smyth, 28, from Belfast, has been missing since 2017 but her body has never been found.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 14:55:21 +0100

A GP tells a court that Charlotte Murray said she "needed space" before she disappeared in 2012.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 13:35:34 +0100

Ireland full-back Rob Kearney is "a significant doubt" for Sunday's Rugby World Cup opener against Scotland after picking up a calf injury in training.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 10:32:51 +0100

There were more than 56,000 spectators at this year's ladies' Gaelic football final in Croke Park.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 09:46:50 +0100

A man armed with the sword demanded cash at an off-licence on Sunday evening.

Donegal News


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:31:51 +0100

Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Monday September 16th:

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:22:51 +0100

The GAA have outlined the two-tier Championship proposal they will put to a Special Congress next month. Provincial championships will continue in their current form, but the number of All Ireland qualifier rounds will be cut from four to two. The qualifiers are open to all Division One and Two teams from the Allianz Football […]

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 14:22:56 +0100

Gardai are appealing for information in relation to a Letterkenny man missing since Saturday. 27 year old Matthew Lafferty was last seen leaving the Clayton Hotel in Sligo at 8:30pm on Saturday night. CCTV footage of the area is currently being reviewed by Gardai. Anyone with any information regarding the whereabouts of Matthew is asked […]

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 13:32:32 +0100

There are renewed calls for a review of speed limits in Muff after another collision last week. Cllr Terry Crossan says there transition from 100 kilometres an hour, to 60 and then to 50 on the Quigley’s Point side of Muff is very short, and that is a cause for concern. There have already been […]

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:37:05 +0100

On today’s Nine til Noon Show, Donal discussed the issues on cyber bullying and online safety with a number of experts, and heard from a mother who spearheaded the campaign for legislation following the tragic death of her daughter.   The contributors to the programme are   Dr. James O’Higgins-Norman – UNESCO Chair on Tackling […]

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:27:12 +0100

Irish Water has completed assessments, upgrades and standardised disinfection systems in water treatment plants across Donegal, as part of its National Disinfection Programme. This work has resulted in improvements to 15 plants in Donegal, ensuring these plants continue to comply with the required drinking water regulations. As part of the project, operational upgrades have been […]

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:06:30 +0100

A man arrested as part of a multi agency operation targeting a South East Asian crime gang operating in the North has been refused bail at Derry Magistrate’s Court. 29 year old Chuyne Lee whose address was given on court papers as Letterkenny, County Donegal was arrested in a Chinese restaurant, Foyle Street, Derry. A […]

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:00:56 +0100

The Nine til Noon Show with Greg Hughes – Weekday’s 9am to 12noon Magazine type mid morning chat show providing a forum for listeners to express their concerns on the issues of the day. Listen back to Monday’s show… Your browser does not support the audio element.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 11:24:43 +0100

Stephen Rochford has rubbished reports linking him to the vacant Galway managers position. The Mayo native was seen as a candidate to replace Kevin Walsh and that was intensified over the weekend with reports in the west. Rochford joined Declan Bonner’s Donegal backroom team for this year and has committed to the county for another […]

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 10:46:39 +0100

Kilcar, Milford and Naomh Conaill secured quarter final places in the Michael Murphy’s Sports and Leisure Donegal Senior Club Championship over the weekend. Kilcar’s win at Bundoran means the Towney men are back in the last eight with a game to play. Milford and Naomh Conaill both won on Saturday to secure progression to the […]