Sparks fly as councillor attacked for condoning vandalism of Gaeltacht signs

Donegal councillor Micheal Cholm MacGiolla Easbuig has been taken to task by former councillor, Brendan Byrne, for not condoning vandalism to signs erected in the county’s Gaeltacht area. Cllr MacGiolla Easbuig said ‘direct action’ in removing English translations from Irish signposts and placenames was acceptable, leading to heated exchanges between the two