Farmers urged to respect land burning ban as gorse fire risk increases

first_imgHomepage BannerNews Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Pinterest Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Pinterest Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Wednesday May 26th Farmers urged to respect land burning ban as gorse fire risk increases RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny WhatsApp Facebook Previous articleMaurice Devenney to run as an Independent Unionist Candidate in FoyleNext articleCullen happy with Cockhill’s performance against Finn Harps admin 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Twitter Google+ NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Farmers are being reminded that the burning of land remains unlawful until the end of August.It comes after a number of serious gorse fires in Donegal and elsewhere over recent years.The Department of Agriculture is warning farmers and land owners of the safety risks associated with uncontrolled burning.Ciarán Nugent is a spokesperson for the Department………..Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/07nugent.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. By admin – March 23, 2016 last_img read more

Catholic schools in Derry and Castlederg earmarked for closure

first_img Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published By News Highland – February 13, 2012 Catholic schools in Derry and Castlederg earmarked for closure Pinterest Twitter Newsx Adverts Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey WhatsApp The BBC reports that St Peter’s High School in Derry has been earmarked for closure following a major review of Catholic education.Immaculate Conception College in the Waterside will stay open, but it is understood St Eugene’s in Castlederg will also close.The Commission on Catholic Education is to release a report later confirming the closure of a number of schools.Others will be told to amalgamate. Facebook Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Pinterestcenter_img Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Twitter Google+ Previous articlePlans which will see LYIT merge to be unveiled todayNext articleFuneral of Buncrana murder victim takes place today News Highland Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson WhatsApp Facebook LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+last_img read more

ISME: Donegal business disadvantaged in online trading

first_img Facebook Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Donegal business are at a particular disadvantage when it comes to trading online.That is according to the Irish Small and Medium Enterprises Association – it conducted a new survey which shows that online sales opportunities are being lost through inadequate broadband quality.ISME’s Chief executive Mark Fielding says that while this is a country wide problem, certain areas fare worse than others:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/ismesurvey3.mp3[podcast] Twitter Google+ ISME: Donegal business disadvantaged in online trading Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Newsx Adverts Pinterest By News Highland – August 22, 2011 LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton center_img WhatsApp WhatsApp Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Google+ Pinterest Twitter Previous articleCalls for Medical School at Magee Campus in DerryNext articleRape victim support group calls on judges to issue more supervision orders News Highland last_img read more

Search for missing Derry teenager in Lough Swilly resumes at 3pm

first_img WhatsApp The search for a missing teenager in Lough Swilly is due to resume around now, with coastguard urging all volunteer searchers to make sure they wear proper clothing and take extreme care.Sean McNair hasn’t been seen since the early hours of Sunday morning.The 17 year old from Derry went missing in the water while swimming with friends at Rathmullan pier.Search efforts have been hampered by poor weather conditions.Derek Flanaghan, of the Irish Coastguard is coordinating the search, he says conditions are slightly better today…[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/derek.mp3[/podcast] By News Highland – July 19, 2011 Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp Facebook Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleJustice Minister demands to know how caretaker continued to work at Donegal schoolNext articleFive Romanian women appear in Court charged with running brothel in Letterkenny News Highland center_img Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Pinterest Twitter Search for missing Derry teenager in Lough Swilly resumes at 3pm Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Twitter News Facebooklast_img read more

Donegal County Council must carry out work internally – Mac Giolla Easbuig

first_img 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Pinterest Google+ Facebook HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Calls have been made to provide more manpower in Donegal County Council to carry out vital work in Donegal within the council.The call comes following a recent road works carried in the west of the county by private contractors.Work was initially carried out by council staff but it was then outsourced to continue the work.There has also been concern the council is hiring out equipment and machinery long-term instead of investing in it themselves.Councillor Michael Cholm Mac Giolla Easbuig who has been vocal on this issue in the past, says the council needs to be hiring more people to carry out the work instead of opting for private organisations:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/michc1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest Homepage BannerNews Twitter Facebook Previous articleUpdate: Owner of Matt’s takeaway makes appeal following weekend burglaryNext articleNo Turkish delight as McIlroy slips up admin WhatsAppcenter_img Donegal County Council must carry out work internally – Mac Giolla Easbuig RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Google+ By admin – November 2, 2015 Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released WhatsApp PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers last_img read more

Donegal’s Gum Litter Awareness campaign launched

first_img Facebook Newsx Adverts Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released WhatsApp Donegal’s Gum Litter Awareness campaign launched Twitter Pinterest HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme By News Highland – May 11, 2012 Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Pinterest Facebook Previous articleDelaying Fiscal Treaty referendum would make ratification more likely – HarkinNext articleDonegal GP: Given the price of medicine here ‘no wonder we are broke’ News Highland Google+ Twitter WhatsApp Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Donegal County Council’s Gum Litter Awareness campaign was launched in Letterkenny today by Cllr Noel McBride Mayor of Donegal and Cllr Gerry McMonagle Mayor of Letterkenny.Run by the Gum Litter Taskforce in association with local authorities throughout Ireland, the National Gum Litter Awareness campaign aims to reduce littered gum.It hopes to do so by changing irresponsible disposal behaviour – the root cause of the issue – by encouraging the public to dispose of their gum responsibly.last_img read more

Highland’s Farming News – Thursday 24th November

first_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Highland’s Farming News – Thursday 24th November Google+ Pinterest Facebook Pinterest Twitter WhatsApp Google+ Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Facebookcenter_img By admin – November 26, 2015 WhatsApp Previous articleTyrone say their Minor Players have been exoneratedNext articleLYIT lose to St Pat’s in League Semi Final admin PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme A 15 Minute Programme presented by Chris Ashmore every Thursday at 7.05pm highlighting all that’s happening in the farming community in association with the Farming Independent.Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Farming-26th.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. NewsPlayback HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released last_img read more

Minister says councillors featured in RTE exposé cannot continue in public life

first_img Minister says councillors featured in RTE exposé cannot continue in public life PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Facebook HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Pinterest WhatsApp WhatsApp Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Pinterest By admin – December 13, 2015 Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+center_img Twitter A Minister of State says that local councillors featured on the RTE investigates programme can’t continue in public life.It comes after one of those councillors, Hugh McElvaney, claimed that he would run for election again in Monaghan and would top the poll.Yesterday, Cllr Mc Elvaney and Sligo Councillor John Queenan resigned from LAMA, the Local Authority Members’ Association.When Donegal Cllr John O’Donnell, the third councillor featured in the programme declined to resign, his membership was terminated by the body “with immediate effect”.Minister of State Simon Harris says that the councillors involved shouldn’t continue in public office……Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/harris6.wav00:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Previous articleNora Stapleton leads Old Belvedere to another All Ireland success.Next articleMoville lose to Clan Eireann in Ulster Ladies Minor Final admin Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Google+ Homepage BannerNews Facebook Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers last_img read more

Government must redouble its efforts to support job creation in North West

first_img Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Facebook Government must redouble its efforts to support job creation in North West RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Pinterest PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal WhatsApp HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Twitter Google+center_img Pinterest News Twitter Employers in the North West say the government must redouble its efforts to support job creation.Padraig O’Grady, North West Regional Director of IBEC says figures now show 27,500 people unemployed in the Border region, that’s just over 13% of the workforce, a level that’s remained more or less unchanged for six months.Mr O’Grady told Highland Radio News that while the situation is stabilising, a massive task remains to get those that are unemployed back to work, and business wants to see a relentless focus from Government…..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/ibec830.mp3[/podcast] By News Highland – June 17, 2011 Previous articlePressure grows on Minister John Perry over Sligo General breast cancer servicesNext articleFuneral of Donegal man killed in Australia today News Highland WhatsApp Facebook Google+ Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img read more

Man attacked with batons in Strabane

first_img Pinterest Man attacked with batons in Strabane Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Facebook Twitter Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th By News Highland – October 23, 2013 Pinterest Previous articleChief Fire Officer says Halloween bonfires put a serious strain on his serviceNext articleWindfarm debate expected as government launches consultation on renewable energy News Highland Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook News RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal A 48-year-old man has been taken to hospital after he was assaulted by two masked men last night in Strabane.Police are appealing for information, saying they received a report after 11pm that two masked men entered a house in Springhill Park with two batons.In recent week’s windows at the man’s home have been broken, and paint has been thrown at his car.Jacqueline Gallagher is a Community Worker in the Springhill Area – She says if there are issues, this is not the way to deal with them……..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/jacqi530.mp3[/podcast] 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic last_img read more