Donegal hotelier says people now thinking earlier about children returning to school — and this is hitting tourism

A Donegal hotel manager is among those supporting the call for back-to-school dates to return to September 1st every year.

It’s claimed the return dates creeping into August have an impact on profits in hotels around Ireland’s tourism counties.

Noel Cunningham is the manager of Harvey’s Point Hotel.

He says the mindset about school holidays has changed in the last few years: