Month: May 2021

PARC welcomes news that changes to be made to the way GSOC operates

first_img The road safety organisation PARC is welcoming news that changes are being made to the way the Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission operates.It follows a report from the Oireachtas Justice Committee which makes a number of recommendations which Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald says she will be implementing.They include bringing the Garda Commissioner under GSOC’s remit, and extending the length of time people have to make a complaintIn February of this year, PARC put in a substanive submission to the Justice Committee, and PARC’s founder Susan Gray says many of their issues have been addressed.She says it’s particularly important that people with concerns about garda investigations into fatal collisions are given time to make their complaint…………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/sus1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. PARC welcomes news that changes to be made to the way GSOC operates Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Facebook 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Pinterest Google+ Twitter WhatsApp Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Google+center_img Pinterest By News Highland – July 2, 2014 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter News Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleO’Neill says Keane’s Villa post is a good arrangementNext articleConfirmed that 700 DARD jobs will move to Ballykelly in 2017 News Highland NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH last_img read more

NI Appeals court explains reason for calling Daly retrial

first_img Twitter Newsx Adverts Google+ NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson NI Appeals court explains reason for calling Daly retrial Facebook Facebook Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+center_img Pinterest WhatsApp 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Previous articleOne man hospitalised and another arrested after Letterkenny altercationNext articleFather of missing Lifford man says clothing found in river belonged to his son News Highland The court of appeal in Belfast has ruled that a judge who found a County Monaghan man liable for the Omagh bombing did not clarify what weight was put on his later conviction for Real IRA membership.Senior judges have set out their reasons for directing a retrial in the case of Seamus Daly, one of the men sued over the atrocity.They also identified an error in the handling of evidence against him.40 year old Daly was one of four men found legally liable for the bombing in June 2009, following a landmark civil action taken by relatives of some victims. Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH By News Highland – November 23, 2011 WhatsApp Twitter Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedlast_img read more

Appeal for those responsible for security alerts in Strabane to stop

first_img Facebook Twitter By News Highland – January 19, 2013 Facebook Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Appeal for those responsible for security alerts in Strabane to stop Pinterest WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Pinterestcenter_img Google+ WhatsApp Google+ Previous articleFoyle MP dismisses claims of a growing divide in the North between Nationalists and UnionistsNext articleFive Garda Stations to close in Donegal at the end of the month News Highland News Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton A Strabane Superintendent has appealed for those responsible for two security alerts in the town in the past week to stop.On Monday evening the town was brought a standstill after a hoax bomb alert resulted in the closure of Bradley Way and Lifford Bridge for several hours.And yesterday morning a small bomb was found in a package in the towns sorting office.The package was addressed to Superintendent Andy Lemon.He says that the PSNI in the town could be helping the Gardai investigate a recent spate of burglaries in Donegal, instead of dealing with these security alerts…..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/lem10.mp3[/podcast] Twitter Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week last_img read more

Councillor says Ballycolman Estate fire could have ended tragically

first_imgNews 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North By News Highland – July 11, 2014 Twitter Twitter Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th WhatsApp Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Councillor says Ballycolman Estate fire could have ended tragically Google+center_img WhatsApp Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Previous articleTaoiseach unveils new Cabinet following reshuffleNext articleHarps held by bottom club Cobh News Highland 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Pinterest It’s claimed that a fire started deliberately in the Ballycolman Estate in Strabane last night could have killed.A wheelie Bin was set alight next to an empty property in the area – a neighbour was alerted to the fire by a barking dog and the fire service was called.Local Councillor Patsy Kelly says the fire was then brought quickly under control but added that the situation could have had tragic consequences:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/kellr530FIRE.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal last_img read more

Bundoran Lifeboat helps two swimmers in distress

first_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry News Facebook Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleCampbell says ‘sensational’ claims are muddying the waters in LYIT Killybegs debateNext articleUpdate: Brian O’Domhnaill seeking judicial review of SIPO expenses allegations News Highland Pinterest Twitter The Bundoran RNLI Lifeboat was called to help two young swimmers believed to be in trouble at Main Beach, Bundoran last evening.The alarm was raised by one of the lifeboat crew who happened to be at the beach and called the Coast Guard at Malin Head who immediately tasked the lifeboat.Six minutes later the lifeboat made it to the scene to find the young girls from County Leitrim had made it safely to the shore. Members of the Bundoran RNLI shore crew then treated the  girls for some cuts received during the incident.Shane Smyth is spokesperson for Bundoran Lifeboat………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/shanernli.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Bundoran Lifeboat helps two swimmers in distress Google+center_img 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook By News Highland – June 7, 2013 Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Twitter WhatsApp Pinterestlast_img read more

Funeral car stolen from outside undertakers in Derry

first_img Twitter Pinterest Facebook Google+ Previous articleDucks found dumped in turf bags in Burtonport areaNext articleGAA – Brennan Named Derry Manager News Highland Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ Thieves have stolen a funeral car from outside an undertakers in Derry.The car was being prepared for a funeral when it was taken from outside the premises on Spencer Road on Thursday.Wreaths from inside the car were later found on Chapel Road and the Old Strabane Road.Undertaker David Hay said that someone is bound to have seen the funeral car speeding off, as it’s very distinctive:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/hay1pm.mp3[/podcast] Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire WhatsApp News WhatsAppcenter_img Funeral car stolen from outside undertakers in Derry Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter By News Highland – September 17, 2010 Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebooklast_img read more

Teens assaulted by ‘prisoners’ during Derry Halloween celebrations

first_img Google+ WhatsApp Google+ Police at Waterside are appealing for information about an assault on two youths at the weekend.The youths, who are aged 16 and 17, were walking to the Cityside via Ebrington Square with a group of friends after the fireworks display soon after midnight on Saturday.Two males in prison costumes walked past nudging one of the youths and taking a baseball bat that was part of the others fancy dress costume.The two teenagers walked across Limavady Road.The two assailants then crossed the road and assaulted them.One of the teenagers was taken to hospital by ambulance with injuries to his face, back and hands. The assailants ran off towards Foyle Fold.Police are keen to hear from anyone who can help identify them. WhatsApp By News Highland – November 3, 2015 Facebook Twitter Teens assaulted by ‘prisoners’ during Derry Halloween celebrations Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Homepage BannerNewscenter_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Previous articleHorgan: “We played better and we’re still in the tie”Next articlePearse Doherty and Enda Kenny clash in the Donegal over army deployment claims News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Pinterest Facebook 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th last_img read more

10% LPT money should be spent in local areas – FF

first_img Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 10% LPT money should be spent in local areas – FF WhatsApp Previous articleVaradker must clarify status of Cockhill Bridge – Mc LaughlinNext articleGilmore speaks to Haas as possibility of fresh talks is raised News Highland News 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Facebookcenter_img Fianna Fail in Donegal wants 10% of the local property tax paid in each housing estate to go towards essential works in the area.That is according to Stranorlar area local election candidate Claudia Kennedy.She says the money would be used to to fix poor lighting, fixing potholes and tackling anti-social behaviour……….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/claudam.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest By News Highland – May 6, 2014 Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+last_img read more

Cllr Frank McBrearty congratulated on his year as Mayor

first_imgNews Cllr Frank McBrearty congratulated on his year as Mayor Facebook WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North There was cross party acknowledgement yesterday that Cllr Frank McBreartys year as Mayor was a success.Members of all parties, including Fianna Fail members, congratulated the Labour Cllr on his term as Mayor.Cllr McBrearty thanked all Cllrs for their support during the year.And speaking to Highland Radio News he said he will never forget his year as Mayor of Donegal….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/frank.mp3[/podcast] Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal By News Highland – June 25, 2013 Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry center_img Pinterest Previous articleRandox Laboratories announce major deal with Saudi ArabiaNext articleGroup calling itself ‘People against Drugs’ issues threats in New Buildings News Highland Facebook Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsApp Twitterlast_img read more

Voting underway in Local and European elections in Donegal

first_imgNews Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Voting underway in Local and European elections in Donegal Twitter Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp WhatsApp Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook Pinterest Pinterestcenter_img Google+ Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Previous articleMammy to the rescueNext articleCounting of votes in North’s Local elections to begin this afternoon News Highland 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th By News Highland – May 23, 2014 Facebook Voting takes place today in the Local and European Elections, with polling booths open until 10 o’clock tonight.Across the five electoral areas, 83 candidates will contest the 37 seats available on Donegal County Council, an increase of 8 to reflect the abolition of Town Councils.Meanwhile, there are four seats up for grabs in the extended Midlands – North West European Constituency.There are over 125,000 people eligible to vote in Donegal, with an electorate of over 31,000 in the Letterkenny Electoral Area, where there are 10 seats available.Inishowen, with 9 seats, has just over 30,000 voters, while there are 6 seats each in Donegal and Glenties, both with just over 22,000 voters, and Stranorlar with just over 19,000.It is not necessary to have a polling card in order to cast your vote, but you must be on the register to be able to vote – people are being advised to bring identification with them to their polling stations.There are two ballot papers, one for the Local Elections and the other for the European Elections, with all the papers going into the same box.The papers will be seperated and verified in Letterkenny tomorrow, with the European votes being sent to Castlebar and the council votes to the count centres in the five electoral areas.The counting of votes proper will begin on Sunday.last_img read more