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A Sligo Councillor has backed the calls form Water Safety Ireland to have all Inflatable beach toys banned on open water.   The move comes after the death of a 5 year old boy who fell from an inflatable dinghy in Mayo earlier this summer and two girls had to…

Despite staycations being promoted and large numbers of tourists and visitors coming to coastal areas, the provision of adequate toilet facilities in the north Sligo resort of Mullaghmore remains an issue. The public toilets in the seaside village were not open last year, resulting in port-a-loos being provided instead. But…

A Sligo councillor says there is growing concern over anti-social behaviour which he believes is partly as a result of frustration because of Covid-19 restrictions. However, Fianna Fail Councillor Donal Gilroy is urging people not to become complacent in the effort to prevent the spread of the virus. But he…

The local authority in Sligo will write to the Chief Executive of Eir to request that a priority phone number be established to enable Councillors make  contact with the communications company in relation to technical issues their constituents are having with broadband and phone lines.   Sligo Drumcliffe Councillor Donal…

A Sligo County Councillor is calling for a ban on the use of inflatable toys in open water.   Water Safety Ireland is urging parents and guardians never to allow inflatable toys to be used on rivers, lakes or beaches.   But Sligo-Drumcliffe Councillor Donal Gilroy says the authorities need…

A Sligo Councillor has raised concerns over the content that is contained in the programme for government document that has been circulated to party members of Fianna fail, Fine Gael and the Green’s.     There are reports today that 50 Fianna Fáil councillors have launched a campaign to stop…

Calls have been made on the Government to extend the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme beyond its initial June deadline and ensure the right supports are in place to support businesses and jobs.   The Call have been made by the Sligo Drumcliff Councillor and business man Donal Gilroy.   Speaking…