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Donegal Sinn Fein TD, Pearse Doherty, has reiterated calls for the full publication of the Brandon report. He says it found there were 108 incidents of sexual abuse against at least 18 intellectually disabled residents by ant between 2003 and 2016 at the Ard Gréine Court Complex in Co. Donegal.…

A Donegal TD says the proposed €8.5m flood defence for the North West River Basin in Donegal Town needs to be progressed quicker. The proposed development consists of flood water storage, embankments and walls to protect around 73 buildings with the funding coming from the government’s €1.3b Flood Risk Management…

The Taoiseach has told a Donegal TD that Sinn Fein is exploiting the Mica scandal for electoral and political gain. Micheal Martin made his remark after Deputy Pearse Doherty asked if the proposed mica redress scheme announced yesterday was fit for purpose, saying some people would have to find €45,000…

The Government is ‘very keen’ to publish the Brandon report as soon as possible. Minister for Foreign Affairs, Simon Coveney, was responding to questions by Donegal TD, Pearse Doherty in the Dail. The report into abuse on adults with intellectual disabilities at HSE run care facilities in Donegal over an…

A row has erupted in the Dáil after Sinn Féin said the Government should be ashamed of its record when it comes to housing. It comes amid a severe shortage of student accommodation. ITSligo Students Union President, Daire Martin recently said some students are being forced to look at hotel…