Garda clampdown geared for North West over Bank Holiday

Gardai are warning that they will be out in force across the North West over the May Bank Holiday weekend.


A number of high visibility checkpoints are to be carried out in Sligo, Leitrim and south Donegal over the course of the weekend.


The Garda clampdown is set to focus on a number of potential driving offences including speeding and drink/drug driving.


IC in Roads Policing and Sgt Aoife Hayes from Sligo Garda Station is urging everyone to adhere to the rules of the road: