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Calls are being made on Donegal County Council to progress the proposed Ballyshannon to Belleek Greenway. Fine Gael Councillor, Barry Sweeney, raised a motion at yesterday’s Donegal Municipal District meeting calling on the local authority to get it to a shovel ready stage. The proposed route will run from Ballyshannon…

Fire crews have contained gorse fires along the Donegal/Fermanagh border. Late last night, the fires were observed on Breesy Mountain. A fire in Co. Leitrim earlier this week is believed to have been started deliberately causing €500,000 worth of damage. Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed, says that burnt land is…

Gardai in Donegal are investigating after the body of a 37 year old man was found in a drain overnight. The discovery was made at Cloghore on the main Ballyshannon to Beleek Road at around 11pm last night. His body remains at the scene which is being preserved for examination.…

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Two people had to be taken to hospital following a fire at a cottage in Belleek this morning. The Fire Service in Northern Ireland has confirmed that three units of the brigade were called out to the incident at Corry which was reported just after half past eight. A woman…

The president of Belleek chamber of commerce believes the people of the town have been ignored in their fight to keep the local Bank of Ireland branch open. Bridie Gormley was speaking following confirmation that the bank’s branch in the border town is to close next month. The decision comes…

The Bank of Ireland in Belleek is to shut it’s doors next month despite the best efforts of the local community to keep it open. Over seven thousand people signed a petition during a five day protest outside the branch in July including then First Minister Arlene Foster but to…