Month: May 2021

Harkin says it’s in ECB’s interest to east Ireland’s debt burden

first_img Google+ Harkin says it’s in ECB’s interest to east Ireland’s debt burden By News Highland – September 16, 2012 WhatsApp Pinterest Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Previous articleEU report finds educational disparities between regionsNext articleWest Tyrone MLA slams decision to move Agriculture offices to Ballykelly News Highland Twitter News The Finance Minister Michael Noonan says he hopes to advance talks with the European Central Bank within the next fortnight for a deal on Ireland’s bank debt.It follows positive signs of strong political support for an arrangement to make Ireland’s debt more sustainable at an informal meeting of EU finance ministers in Cyprus.Minister Noonan said while there was no deadline for an agreement, a deal before the budget in December would suit him.Independent MEP Marian Harkin says it’s in the E-C-B’s interests to ease Ireland’s debt burden……..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/mhark6pm.mp3[/podcast] LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson center_img WhatsApp Google+ Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Twitter Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Facebook Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebooklast_img read more

Road works to get underway on the Lisnaragh Road

first_img Road works to get underway on the Lisnaragh Road HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Pinterest News Twitter Facebook Previous articleUpdate: Buncrana suspected pipe bomb declared a false alarmNext articleYouth Information Centre offers support to Leaving Cert Students News Highland Facebook Google+ Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme WhatsApp WhatsAppcenter_img Google+ Twitter Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers It’s been confirmed that work is to begin on a £70,000 safety scheme on the B48 Lisnarragh Road, Plumbridge.The scheme will see a particularly bendy section of the Lisnarragh Road at Devine’s Memorials realigned allowing road traffic users a clear line of sight. The North’s Roads Minister Danny Kennedy has announced the scheme would begin with immediate effect and be complete by the 20th September.Local Cllr Dan kelly is welcoming the announcement. He says many people are using this road instead of the A5, and along with an increase in tourist traffic, the B48 is now much busier…….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/kellyB48UPGRADE.mp3[/podcast] RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released By News Highland – August 14, 2013 Pinterest PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img read more

INMO ballots members on draft agreement as ED strikes are suspended

first_img WhatsApp INMO ballots members on draft agreement as ED strikes are suspended PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal WhatsApp Facebook HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Twitter Homepage BannerNews Google+ Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry The head of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has denied that proposals agreed at the Workplace Relations Commission last night breach the Lansdowne Road Agreement.A deal was struck between INMO and HSE representatives at the WRC last night, to avoid planned strike action today.Letterkenny University Hospital was not part of today’s planned action, but will be included in the new year if agreement isn’t reached.Under the proposals existing emergency department nurses will get two extra days leave next year and in 2017 to compensate for breaks lost due to overcrowding.There’s also to be an overhaul of the escalation policy in EDs, while new recruits will be eligible for a 15-hundred euro bursary after one year in the job.INMO General Secretary Liam Doran says the proposals do not breach the public sector pay deal and it’s up to nurses to decide whether or not to accept them………….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/doranweb.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Public Expenditure Minister Brendan Howlin says the proposals put forward will spark the interest of other public sector unions, but the Lansdowne Road Agreement is not up for re-negotiation………..Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/howlinweb.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Previous articleAudio update – Mc Conalogue calls for flood insurance schemeNext articleNext phase of Malin head development gets the go ahead from government admin center_img Twitter Google+ Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Facebook By admin – December 15, 2015 Pinterest Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers last_img read more

Donegal footballers en route to Donegal Town

first_img Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – July 22, 2012 Pinterest Pinterest The Donegal Senior football team will be arriving in Donegal Town with the Anglo-Celt Cup tonight between 8.45 and 9 o’clock.Large crowds are expected to welcome home the first Donegal team to ever win back to back Ulster titles. Google+ Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrycenter_img Donegal footballers en route to Donegal Town Facebook Previous articleDonegal make history with back to back Ulster TitlesNext articleMacGill: Gilmore says he feared for the state’s financial survival News Highland WhatsApp Facebook News Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Twitter Google+last_img read more

Strabane SDLP deny suggestions of split within party in town

first_img WhatsApp Twitter By News Highland – February 13, 2014 Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Pinterest Facebook PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Twitter News HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week center_img Google+ 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Previous articleDonegal and Northwest escape worst of severe storms as thousands left without powerNext articleDerry City Council agrees rates increase of 2.58% News Highland Cllr Patsy KellyA Strabane SDLP Cllr has denied suggestions that there is a split within the party in the town.Cllr Patsy Kelly supported a rates increase in the councils district rate for the coming year of 2.5%, which is an increase in the domestic rates bill of £18 in the coming year.However his fellow party member, Liam Stewart, who will also run in the local elections, hit out at the rates increase, saying people and businesses in the town couldn’t afford it.But despite the difference in opinions within the party, Cllr Patsy Kelly says there is no split:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/patsk.mp3[/podcast] Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Pinterest Google+ Strabane SDLP deny suggestions of split within party in townlast_img read more

PSNI carry out searches in Strabane in relation to dissident activity

first_img PSNI carry out searches in Strabane in relation to dissident activity The PSNI in Strabane have confirmed that they have carried out a number of searches in relation to dissident republican activity.Detectives from Serious Crime Branch conducted a number of searches in the early hours of this morning.A licenced premises in the town and a number of houses in the Head of the Town were raided as part of the investigation. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ Pinterest By News Highland – November 14, 2012 Twitter Facebook News 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North center_img Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Facebook WhatsApp Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Previous articleWorkers at Buncrana call-centre told they will receive no wages for NovemberNext articleHigh court told Creighton refused to apologise for MacGill comments News Highland Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+last_img read more

Donegal cancer and dialysis patients to lose ambulance service?

first_img Pinterest Donegal cancer and dialysis patients to lose ambulance service? Pinterest Facebook 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Previous articleDonegal ICSA calls for extra college spaces for Ag studentsNext articleInquest told St Johnston man took up to 12 Ecstasy prior to death News Highland By News Highland – June 21, 2011 WhatsApp Newsx Adverts WhatsApp Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firecenter_img Sinn Fein claims to have a document which shows that Ambulance Services for Cancer and Dialysis patients on the western seaboard will no longer be available from the end of this month.The issue was raised in the Dail by Deputy Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin who expressed his anger that the Health Minister would not be available until early July to answer his questions in the Dail.Deputy O’Caolain said the withdrawal of the ambulance service was a very serious matter which should be discussed immediately:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/ambul.mp3[/podcast]Responding Enda Kenny said the Health Minister, Dr James Reilly will make himself available to discuss the matter. Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Twitter Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+last_img read more

“State of Emergency should be declared as freeze continues” – Mc Brearty

first_img Twitter The Defence Minister says the army may be deployed to help as the freezing weather looks set to continue.An emergency committee, involving a number of Government departments and other agencies, is meeting this afternoon to discuss the issue.Defence Minster Willie O’Dea says whatever is needed will be provided.Meanwhile, Donegal Councillor Frank Mc Brearty has called on the governnment to provide money and resources to allow for the gritting and clearing of minor roads.He says it’s time a state of emergency was declared. Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook By News Highland – January 7, 2010 Google+ Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsAppcenter_img Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR News “State of Emergency should be declared as freeze continues” – Mc Brearty Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Previous articleCouncil says water situation continues to improveNext articleFinner on stand by to help tackle weather aftermath News Highland 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+last_img read more

John Gallagher’s sister in law believes he still doesn’t regret his actions

first_img The sister in law of double killer John Gallagher has expressed her belief that he still does not think he has done anything wrong.John Gallagher is back in detention after handing himself over to authorities yesterday.The 46 year old killed mother and daughter Anne and Annie Gillespie in the grounds of Sligo General Hospital in 1988.He was tried for murder but was found to be insane – and absconded from the Central Mental Hospital in 2000.Speaking on the Shaun Doherty Show this morning, Sharon Gallagher outlined how the family used to visit John Gallagher, she says he didn’t seem to regret his actions:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/traraw.mp3[/podcast]Sharon Gallagher added that it is her belief that her brother in law had the events of the last number of days well planned:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/shar1raw.mp3[/podcast] Google+ Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ Facebook Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleCouncil and NRA being asked to address Loughanure safety problemNext articleFinance Minister tells Donegal TDs that he can’t intervene in Highland Bakery dispute News Highland WhatsApp By News Highland – May 23, 2012 center_img Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter John Gallagher’s sister in law believes he still doesn’t regret his actions Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Newsx Adverts 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Pinterestlast_img read more

Northwest MEP slams HSE for its handling of the medical cards scheme

first_imgNews Twitter Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Pinterest Fine Gael MEP Jim Higgins has slammed the HSE for its handling of the medical cards scheme.Mr Higgins says some of his constituents have had their cards unjustifiably withdrawn.The North West MEP describes the HSE s handling of the medical card scheme is an  absolute shambles:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/higg1pm.mp3[/podcast] RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Facebook Facebook Google+center_img Previous article€115,000 worth of drugs seized in BundoranNext article18 Primary Care Centres and Health Centres in Donegal to become smoke free zones News Highland 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsApp Northwest MEP slams HSE for its handling of the medical cards scheme Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal By News Highland – November 21, 2013 Twitterlast_img read more