Jobs losses a huge blow for the region

A Sligo Leitrim TD says businesses are still under huge pressure financially.

Sinn Fein TD Martin Kenny says he’s shocked at the number of company closures that are emerging in the North West in the last few weeks.

Celtic Weave China in Ballyshannon has confirmed its to cease production with the loss of 13 jobs.

Yesterday, ProMinent Fluid Controls in Sligo, where 24 people are employed, confirmed it will close this year and before Christmas another at least 20 jobs were lost at Union Foods in Sligo which also closed.

Martin Kenny says it’s a huge blow for the area: