Cruise ship with 3,000 passengers arrives in Killybegs

The biggest ship ever to visit Co Donegal has arrived in Killybegs today.

The ‘Queen Elizabeth’ has over 2,000 passengers and more than 1,000 crew on board.

It is on a cruise around Britain and Ireland.

While many of passengers are set to spend the day in and around Killybegs, some will go on day excursions to other popular tourist destinations in the Northwest, including Sligo.

Niamh Kennedy is a local Cllr: