Letterkenny A&E Department could be downgraded by end of Summer

first_img Google+ Concerns are growing that the A&E Department at Letterkenny General Hospital is under threat and may be forced to downgrade by the end of the Summer.In a joint statement, Donegal Sinn Féin TDs, Pearse Doherty and Pádraig Mac Lochlainn have appealed to the Minister for Health, James Reilly to urgently intervene and ensure that additional Junior Doctors are immediately appointed to Letterkenny General Hospital.The Donegal Deputies said that it is their understanding that unless there is an immediate solution, the Accident and Emergency Department may be in danger of downgrading.Deputy Pearse Doherty said that this was not scaremongering on Sinn Feins part, and Letterkenny General faced a shortage of junior doctors….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/pdo1pm.mp3[/podcast] Gardai investigate deaths of two horses on the N56 Pinterest Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder By News Highland – June 30, 2011 WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Letterkenny A&E Department could be downgraded by end of Summer Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life Facebook Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored center_img Pinterest News Previous articleGovernment committs €19m fund for Altnagelvin Radiotherapy UnitNext articleCensus shows increase in Donegal population, homes and vacant properties News Highland Twitter WhatsApp Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary Google+ Facebook Twitter Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologistlast_img read more

Stranorlar swimming pool takes a major step forward

first_img Twitter Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Previous articleBlake says new drug driving push doesn’t go far enoughNext articleKillybegs report is a valuable document – O’Donaghue News Highland Pinterest Google+ By News Highland – November 28, 2011 Facebook Stranorlar swimming pool takes a major step forward Facebook Pinterest WhatsAppcenter_img Google+ Gardai investigate deaths of two horses on the N56 WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life The development of a swimming pool in Stranorlar has taken a major step forward today with the Council approving the go ahead for a €1.9 million loan.The facility is to cost €6.8 million. The council has spent €1.8 million to date and a grant of €3.8 million has already been approved for the project.The loan of almost €2 million will cover the remaining costs.The work proposed includes a 25m x 5m lane swimming pool, children’s pool, plunge pool, changing facilities, sauna and steam rooms and family social area.Local Cllr Patrick McGowan, said work should begin in the New Year once a contract has been signed…..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/pmcg.mp3[/podcast] Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder Newslast_img read more