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A local TD claims that without a Public Service Obligation for Donegal airport, it would struggle to survive. That’s according to Leas Cheann Comhairle Pat ‘the cope’ Gallagher who has submitted a PSO in a public consultation in the hope to secure the overall future of the airport. Without one,…

“The backstop in any Brexit deal is still not going to solve the problems we have in Ireland because the truth is Brexit is bad no matter what happens.” That’s according to the Sligo/Leitrim Sinn Fein TD Martin Kenny. Of the EU leaders that arrived at day two of the…

There is now a real possibility of a Brixt deal following “significant movement” from the UK side in yesterday’s talks between Loe Varadkar and Boris Johnson.   The UK’s Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay is holding a meetings with the EU’s top negotiator, Michel Barnier, in Brussels today.   Talks between…

Brexit has been used as an excuse by Fine Gael not to invest in communities and services in the counties of Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal.   That’s according to Independent TD for Donegal Thomas Pringle who claims that Brexit allowed Fine Gael to implement a private-sector led Budget and to…

Businesses in the north west and border region are ignoring warnings to implement ‘Brexit ready measures ahead of a possible exit from Europe by the UK.   It’s emerged that 58,000 businesses still do not have an Economic Operators Registration Number with only 3 weeks to go until a potential…