Month: May 2021

  • New HSE Service Plan will put further pressure on LUH – Mc Conalogue

    first_img Pinterest Facebook Facebook NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Twitter Previous articleMc Brearty seeks nomination as chair of Donegal JPCNext articleSupertrawlers not discussed during EU Fisheries Council meeting admin Pinterest Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Google+ The HSE’s service plan for 2016, worth almost 13 billion euro, has been heavily criticised by some opposition politicians.The HSE’s admitted there’s a funding shortfall of around 100 million euro for next year.Fianna Fail says the plan will see reduced services, longer waiting lists and cuts to medical cards.Donegal Deputy Charlie McConalogue says in light of the news elective surgery being scaled back, the service plan is sure to put even more pressure on Letterkenny University Hospital…….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/charlieserviceplan.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH center_img WhatsApp By admin – December 17, 2015 Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR New HSE Service Plan will put further pressure on LUH – Mc Conalogue Homepage BannerNews GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath WhatsApp Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedlast_img read more

  • Strabane councillor defends locals after Twitter language survey

    first_img Twitter Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson News LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton By News Highland – September 11, 2014 Google+ NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Pinterest Previous articleUpdate – Search stood down after nothing is found following Bloody Foreland “flares”Next articleStaff member suspended as PSNI probe potential fraud in Stormont Speaker’s Derry office News Highland Facebook Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Google+center_img WhatsApp Pinterest Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published A Councillor has come out in defence of the people of Strabane after a survey found they were ranked the fifth in the UK for the use of offensive language on Twitter.Councillor Patsy Kelly has called on those who carried out the survey to explain how they come to their conclusions.He says that while most people will take the survey with a pinch of salt, it needs to be stressed that the findings are not reflective of the people off Strabane……….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/patsyfuckingkelly.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Strabane councillor defends locals after Twitter language survey Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this weeklast_img read more

  • 32% of Donegal births to unmarried parents

    first_imgNews WhatsApp Twitter Pinterest Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Facebook Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Previous articleSenator Brian O’Domhnaill returned to SeanadNext articleGardai arrest three men after Letterkenny crime spree News Highland center_img LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Google+ WhatsApp Pinterest Almost 35 per cent of all babies born in the country between July and September last year were to unmarried parents.There were 537 births in Donegal, 32% of them to unmarried parents. The birthrate in Donegal was slightly below the national average.There were 298 deaths in the county over the same period.Nationally, the data also highlights cancer as the leading cause of death among 45 to 74 years olds, while accidents and suicides account for the highest number of deaths in the 15 to 44 age group. 32% of Donegal births to unmarried parents Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson By News Highland – April 27, 2011 Google+ Twitterlast_img read more

  • Household Charge non-payment campaign gains momentum – Pringle

    first_imgNewsx Adverts The campaign against the 100 euro household charge is stepping up, with the launch of a telephone line to help coordinate the national campaign.The ‘Campaign Against Household and Water Taxes’ group says it hopes one million people will refuse to pay the charge.The Dublin launch was addressed by Donegal South West Deputy Thomas Pringle, who told the gathering that a major grassroots campaign has taken hold in Donegal, and he believes there will be a mass campaign of non-payment locally.He says people in Donegal are not being fooled by the government…….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/tpring530.mp3[/podcast] Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Pinterest Facebook WhatsApp Household Charge non-payment campaign gains momentum – Pringle By News Highland – January 11, 2012 Twittercenter_img Google+ WhatsApp Previous articleStill no explanation to what caused Derry blast yesterday eveningNext articleMan on trial of sexually assaulting woman in a house in Donegal News Highland Google+ Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Facebook Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad alsolast_img read more

  • Deputy McHugh wants public’s suggestions on fixing mortgage crisis

    first_img Facebook Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week WhatsApp LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Google+ Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Pinterest Fine Gael Deputy Joe McHugh is asking the people of Donegal to offer their solutions to the mortgage arrears problem.On Wednesday  the Dáil will debate the Keane Report on Mortgage Arrears which was  published last Wednesday by the Minister for Finance.Deputy McHugh is asking people to forward to him their experiences of being in mortgage arrears and is also looking for suggestions on how to fix itHe says any representations he receives will be presented to the Minister for Finance:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/joe3pmmortgage.mp3[/podcast] Newsx Adverts Twitter Google+center_img Pinterest Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also WhatsApp By News Highland – October 17, 2011 Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Deputy McHugh wants public’s suggestions on fixing mortgage crisis Twitter Previous articleICSA to host Donegal meeting on CAP reformNext articleMajor power outage in Derry News Highland last_img read more

  • Keaveney makes top 10 expenses list

    first_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Facebook Previous articleBritish thought Mountbatten murder could have been avoidedNext articleRoad conditions improve but more cold on the way News Highland WhatsApp By News Highland – December 30, 2009 HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Twitter Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Google+center_img Pinterest Twitter Keaveney makes top 10 expenses list Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme News PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Facebook Donegal Senator Cecilia Keaveney has made the top ten list of the highest claimants of expenses covering a two year period and published in today’s newspapers.Senator Keaveney was the fifth highest claimant of all TD’s and Senators in 2007 and 2008 claiming for thirty thousand six hundred and twenty nine euro.The latest figures show that over that period Senator Keaveney was one of only eight senators or TD’s that travelled abroad more than ten time.However the Senator is the furthest from Dublin and her expenses include a taxable commission allowance.last_img read more

  • Deputy McConalogue – Cuts to One Parent Family Payment will force people into poverty

    first_img 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North By admin – May 14, 2015 Homepage BannerNews Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterestcenter_img Donegal Deputy Charlie McConalogue says if the government goes ahead with plans to cut the One Parent Family Payment in July, some Donegal families will be forced into poverty.He says families will lose up to €80 a week, as the age threshold for qualification is cut from 16 to 7.Deputy McConalogue says the payment allows some families to keep their heads above water, and cutting it will haver serious consequences………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/charlie.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Previous articleGAA Programme catch up – 13/05/15Next articleDeputy Pringle – Irish Water may soon be able to tell Donegal County Council what to put in its Development Plans admin Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Deputy McConalogue – Cuts to One Parent Family Payment will force people into poverty WhatsApplast_img read more

  • 12 patients awaiting admission at LUH today – INMO

    first_img Google+ Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North 12 patients awaiting admission at LUH today – INMO Previous articleO’Domhnaill outlines case for more staff in Glenties Municipal DistrictNext articleOver half a million in funding for Mount Errigal preservation admin Pinterest There’s been a rise of almost 33 percent in the number of patients waiting for hospital beds across the country today, according to the INMO.There were 12 patients awaiting admission at Letterkenny University Hospital this morning, eight on trollies in the Emergency Department and four on chairs or trollies on the wards.Yesterday, the figure was zero. Homepage BannerNews Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Pinterest Google+center_img Facebook WhatsApp By admin – March 8, 2016 Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Facebook 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

  • Voters could be faced with new ballot papers

    first_imgNews 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Twitter Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th WhatsApp Voters could be faced with new ballot papers Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleGovernment to sign off on cost of water chargesNext articleCllr McGowan calls for land drainage committees to be re-established News Highland center_img By News Highland – April 16, 2014 Google+ Pinterest Voters could be faced with a new look ballot paper in the future.Members of the Department of the Environment will appear before Public Service Oversight and Petitions Committee later today to discuss changes to the design and wording of voting slips for future referendums and elections.Research carried out by the Referendum Commission shows 55 per-cent of respondents said it was ‘quite difficult or very difficult’ to tell from the Seanad Referendum ballot paper what they were being asked to vote for.Deputy Pádraig Mac Lochlainn, chairman of the committee says the meeting will discuss what lessons can be learned from the commissions findings:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/08macl1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

  • Man arrested in Tyrone ATM robbery probe

    first_imgNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Pinterest WhatsApp WhatsApp A PSNI team probing the theft of cash machines has arrested a 44 year old man in Fermanagh.He was detained in Derrylin on suspicion of attempted theft and criminal damage in Co Tyrone on June 29th last year.A total of thirteen ATM’s were stolen in Northern Ireland in the past year.Less money is now being stored in machines deemed vulnerable to attacks. Facebook Twittercenter_img Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry By News Highland – January 19, 2010 Google+ Man arrested in Tyrone ATM robbery probe Facebook 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Previous articleGRA won’t rule out strike as questionnaire is sent to membersNext articleHSE urged to invest savings into mental health services News Highland Twitterlast_img read more