Paisley's trips and chasing the rainbow
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:48:08 +0100
The DUP MP's failure to declare two trips to Sri Lanka dominates the local newspapers.
'Lack of progress' on Brexit issues
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:22:05 +0100
It comes as the prime minister is due to arrive in Northern Ireland to visit the border.
Concern over Derry Omagh court appearance travel
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:02:02 +0100
The district judge at Londonderry Magistrate's Court has raised the issue of defendants and their alleged victims travelling on the same bus.
Northern Ireland forecast
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 06:24:05 +0100
Clear skies for Saturday - look ahead at the weekend weather.
End of the road for Dublin rickshaws?
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 05:27:01 +0100
The Irish government proposes banning rickshaws amid drug-dealing and safety complaints.
Belfast 'has UK's most avoidable deaths'
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 05:14:02 +0100
Deprived areas of Belfast have the highest rates of premature death in the UK, data suggests.
Super 8s: The Dubs & the Kingdom march on Ulster
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 21:43:04 +0100
All-Ireland champions Dublin and Kerry, the most successful county in championship history, visit Tyrone and Monaghan respectively in the Super 8s.
Uefa Europa League: Crusaders to face Olimpija Ljubljana
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 19:53:52 +0100
Irish Premiership champions Crusaders play Slovenian side Olimpija Ljubljana in the second round of qualifying for the Europa League.
Positive response to new initiative to tackle dog fouling
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 09:15:28 +0100
A new initiative by Donegal County Councils Litter Management team to tackle dog fouling in public places has received a very positive response from members of the public. As part of the new initiative colourful paw prints are stencilled on footpaths, indicating dog litter should be disposed of. Martin Roarty, Litter Warden for Letterkenny Municipal […]
GAA Programme – 18/07/18
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 08:05:42 +0100
The GAA Programme in association with Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure, is broadcast every Wednesday from 8.30pm – 9pm. On this week’s programme, Tom Comack is joined by Donegal 1992 All-Ireland winning captain Anthony Molloy and former Roscommon star forward and All-Ireland club winner Frankie Dolan to look ahead to Saturday’s big game meeting of […]
Father of man who died in fishing tragedy also drowned
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:48:35 +0100
It’s emerged that the father of one of the men who died in the tragedy off Malin Head also drowned in the same area 40 years ago. Gerry Doherty died after the boat he was on capsized on Tuesday. A 16 year old boy named locally as Thomas Weir from Scotland also lost his life. […]
Two quizzed at Letterkenny Garda Station over waste management
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:10:59 +0100
Gardai in Letterkenny have released two people this morning after they were both detained under the Waste Management Act. A man aged 60 and a 28 year old woman were arrested yesterday under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act and brought to Letterkenny Garda Station for questioning. After being quizzed about […]
The Secret Sound on The Naughty Alarm Clock
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 06:45:02 +0100
Tune in every morning after 7am for your chance to win the next secret sound! Here’s a list of the answers so far for this secret sound. Tapping feet Golf ball into cup Ice cubes dropping into cup Horse shoes in a yard Rubbish going into Wheelie bin Balls coming out of snooker table Bingo […]
Concern in South Inishowen after numerous attempted break ins
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 06:19:31 +0100
Residents in South Inishowen are being urged to be on the alert following a number of attempted break-ins. Houses in Burt, Carrigans, Killea and Newtowncunningham have been targeted in recent weeks by two men said to be driving a silver Volvo. The car has been sighted driving back in the direction of Derry. Gardai have […]
Road funding meeting for Donegal Islands ‘shockingly disappointing’
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 06:16:38 +0100
A meeting to discuss funding for road improvement works on Arranmore and Tory Island has been described as shockingly disappointing. The meeting involving all stakeholders was called as its claimed that no specific agency will provide the much needed funding for the roads. Member of the Islands Committee, Councillor Micheal Cholm MacGiolla Easbuig says they […]
Jury to begin deliberations at Donegal rape trial
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 06:12:52 +0100
The jury in the trial of a Donegal teenager accused of raping a schoolmate is due to begin its deliberations today at the Central Criminal Court. The accused, aged19 has denied one count of rape and another of oral rape of a then 16-year-old girl behind a building in a town in Co Donegal in […]
British Prime Minister begins two-day trip to North
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 05:56:07 +0100
The British Prime Minister begins her two-day trip to the North today. Theresa May is to meet business leaders and address concerns around Brexit: The issue of the the Irish Border remains a crucial sticking point in the UKs withdrawal negotiations with the EU. Theresa May will today visit the area where she will meet […]
Derry City in Belarus: Kenny Shiels
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 05:23:06 +0100
Kenny Shiels is looking for his Derry City side to get back into the tie when they meet Dinamo Minsk later today in the second leg of their Europa League qualifier. The Candystrips are in Belarus trailing 2-0 from the first leg. Kick Off 4pm. Derry defender Conor McDermott is suspended and Nicky Low is […]