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Mon, 19 Nov 2018 19:13:31 +0000

The County Down actor stars in a BBC adaptation of Death and Nightingales, set in Fermanagh in 1885.

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 18:38:17 +0000

A lorry fire causes long delays for southbound traffic between Loughbrickland and Newry.

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 18:03:34 +0000

The Director of the Confederation of British Industry says "no deal is not an option".

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 17:14:33 +0000

Education Authority figures show that 446 schools are projected to be in debt by the end of this year.

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 17:06:54 +0000

Only 11.9% of urgent breast cancer referrals in the Northern Trust were seen within 14 days.

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 16:31:52 +0000

As figures show many NI schools are in budget deficit, a principal says budget cuts are affecting pupils.

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 16:05:02 +0000

The head of the civil service says compensation paid to survivors could end up being about £18,500 each.

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:17:25 +0000

Joe Schmidt has allowed seven of his squad to return to their provinces as he prepares for Ireland's final test of the year against the USA

Donegal News


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 17:35:03 +0000

Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Monday November 19th:

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 16:14:30 +0000

Gaoth Dobhair have booked a date with Scotstown of Monaghan in the Ulster Club Football Championship Final following a 4-11 v 0-16 win over Crossmaglen on Sunday. Dáire Ó Baoill scored a first-half hat-trick to send Gaoth Dobhair in five points up at half-time and a Kevin Cassidy goal in the second half helped them […]

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:22:28 +0000

Police in Derry are investigating the report of suspicious activity in the Duddy’s Court area of the city on Saturday 17th November. It was reported that at around 8pm on Saturday evening, three men wearing balaclavas and dark clothing were observed in the area of Duddy’s Court. Police are trying to establish how the men […]

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:21:43 +0000

Hannah Nic Pháidín, buaiteoir ag Oireachtas na Samhna beo ar an aer.  

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 13:50:06 +0000

Its been confirmed that a decision by An Post to close Bunbeg Post Office has been upheld. The Post Office is one of 17 across the county earmarked for closure with a number of confirmed closures already made after appeal submissions were lodged. Following an Independent Review on An Post’s decision, as of the 1st […]

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 13:21:00 +0000

There are over 1,100 homeowners in Donegal in mortgage arrears. Latest figures from the Central Bank’s Long-Term Mortgages Arrears in Ireland Report shows that 1,129 households in the county are in mortgage arrears for over two years while over 870 of those have been in arrears for at least 5 years. A new State-backed finance […]

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 13:00:56 +0000

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, 19 Nov 2018 12:51:42 +0000

The President of the Chamber of Commerce in Derry says the quashing of approval for the A5 Western Transport Corridor scheme is “hugely disappointing and wholly unnecessary”. Jennifer McKeever was speaking after a High Court judge quashed the Department for Infrastructure’s decision to approve the project on the basis that there is no minister in […]

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 12:39:55 +0000

Emergency services are currently at the scene of a two car collision on the Newtowncunningham to Killea Road. Gardai have confirmed that the ambulance service is in attendance with the fire service also dispatched. The road is expected to be cleared shortly however, delays are expected. No further details are known.

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 12:21:09 +0000

  A Parish Priest has pleaded with Irish Water to temporarily halt planned works outside a Letterkenny Church in the run up to Christmas. The utility is due to begin work in the Gortlee area of the town early next month as part of a major investment in the Letterkenny Sewerage Scheme. However theres concern […]