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Doctors to attend Dail in call to halt profit gouging in cancer medicines

Campaign group Access to Medicines (AMI) is to deliver the launch their Policy Document in Leinster House at the invitation of Dr Michael Harty, chair of the Oireachtas joint committee on Health.  The launch takes place at 3pm today, 23rd January.

 

Speaking in advance of the

today 05:07
Sixth annual Streets of Ballyshannon 5k takes place this Saturday

This Saturday morning at 11.30 the Streets of Ballyshannon 5k takes place starting from Lakeside Centre .

A large turnout of runners and walkers is expected. All participants will be chip timed .

Registration from 10am to 11.15 am. Car parks open at 9.45 .

There will be some

today 22:49
Two-tier pay for school secretaries must end – McConalogue

Fianna Fáil TD for Donegal Charlie McConalogue has said that it is simply unfair that school secretaries in the county are still feeling the brunt of a two-tier pay structure.  He is calling for a reversal of the measure in 2019.

Deputy McConalogue said, “As it stands just 10% of the

yesterday 16:31
GAA: Markey Cup Quarter-Final - Coláiste na Carraige snatch dramatic wi

The sheer courage and class of Coláiste na Carraige shone brightly at a snowy all- weather pitch in Clones today as they beat Virginia College by 1-8 to 2-4. For the boys from the south recovered after conceding two potentially killer goals in the 14th and 18th minutes to storm back for a

yesterday 16:31
Investigation into large theft of tools
Gardaí believe the tools will appear for sale in the near future
yesterday 15:43
Marine sector needs to be brought together to prepare for Brexit – Pat the Cope

Deputy Pat the Cope Gallagher Leas Cheann Comhairle and Fianna Fáil Marine spokesperson, has called on the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine to immediately assemble a forum for the Marine sector and fish industry, it is essential that we as a state prepare for every eventuality in

yesterday 14:25
Conor Tourish of Letterkenny Rovers named in FAI Amateur squad
Tourish could feature against Irish U-21 home-based side
yesterday 12:34
Theft of valuable tools in Ramelton

A large quantity of equipment has been stolen in weekend burglary at a business premises in Ramelton.

The break in is believed to have happened at some stage between Friday evening and Saturday morning last.

Thieves made off with a significant amount of valuable tools.

Gardai

yesterday 12:19
Striking ambulance personnel in Donegal on picket duty at six venues across the county

Up to 40% of ambulance personnel in Donegal are involved in a ten-hour national strike today as a result of a dispute with the HSE over union recognition. 

Pickets are being mounted in Killybegs, Dungloe, Donegal Town, Ballyshannon, Letterkenny, Carndonagh.

Nationally up to

yesterday 10:28
Ballyshannon man’s book on remarkable Codebreaker - Talk in County Museum this Saturday

The True Story of an Irish Librarian who helped turn the tide of World War II.

Donegal County Museum invites you to join us on Saturday 26th at 2pm to hear Marc McMenamin, talk about 'Codebreaker', the thrilling true story of Richard Hayes, the Librarian and mathematician who helped turn

yesterday 09:10
Fantastic work of iCare recognised by Buncrana Tidy Towns

Buncrana Tidy Towns was delighted to present iCare with a cheque for €800 raised from the proceeds of groups annual apple stall on the Main Street, Buncrana.

Buncrana Tidy Towns Spokesperson Sinéad Ní Bhroin said:

“Each year Buncrana Tidy Towns volunteers pick and collect

yesterday 09:10
Snow and hailstones overnight in Donegal - take great care on the roads

Motorists are warned to take their time this morning on Donegal roads as snow and at times very heavy hailstone showers overnight are making early morning driving conditions dangerous.

Donegal County Council staff have been out with gritters on all routes this morning.

According to

yesterday 08:22
Recruitment campaign launches for Fisheries Officers in Donegal

Sean Canney, TD, Minister with responsibility for Inland Fisheries said: “Fisheries Officers play a vital role in protecting, conserving, managing and developing Ireland’s precious natural fisheries resource.  They help enforce Fisheries Legislation which protects against illegal

yesterday 08:07
Donegal GAA legend Anthony Molloy wants to run for Fianna Fáil in the May local elections
Donegal's 1992 captain hopes to get nomination to run in the Glenties electoral area
yesterday 22:55
Deaths in Donegal, Monday evening, January 21

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

 - Mary Bridget Fitzgerald, Bundoran 

- Hugh Doherty, Tuam and Clonmany

- Anthony O’Halpin, Glencar, Letterkenny

- Neil Harkin, The Square, Moville

- John McBride, Upper

2019-01-21 19:40
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Deaths in Donegal - Tuesday evening, January 22, 2019

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Rosaleen Kane, Bundoran and formerly of Pettigo

- Brigid Patton, née Duffy, 280 Ard Mc Carron, Ballybofey

- Mary Bridget Fitzgerald, Bundoran 

- Hugh Doherty, Tuam and

yesterday 17:49
FIVE MINUTES WITH… Mark McAteer

Name: Mark McAteer Age: 20 Occupation: Student

Team: Glenswilly

If you were throwing a party and you could invite anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would you ask around? George Best Where do you like to go out to celebrate after a big victory? Tir na

yesterday 16:31
Two Donegal players selected for Ireland for Spanish U-15 tournament

Finn Harps pair Luke McGlynn and Conor Campbell are again part of the 29-man Ireland squad which has been selected for the forthcoming International Tournament in Spain. Over the space of five days in late January and early February, Ireland will play Spain, the Netherlands and Hungary at the

yesterday 15:43
Outstanding young people celebrated at the 2019 Donegal Garda Youth Awards

The Donegal Joint Policing Committee was pleased to host the Donegal Garda Youth Awards on Monday, 21st January 2019.

The Awards celebrated outstanding young people between the ages of 13 and 21 years. The Awards recognised the good work being done by young people in every community in

yesterday 12:19
Better public facilities called for on Donegal island

An independent councillor has asked that a shower be fitted in the public toilets in Arranmore to facilitate those who utilise the popular beaches on the island. Cllr Micheal Cholm Mac GiollaEasbuic said that he was of the opinion that the toilets on the island needed a ‘facelift' and asked

yesterday 11:31
Deaths in Donegal - Tuesday morning, January 22, 2019

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Anthony O’Halpin, Glencar, Letterkenny

- Brigid Patton, née Duffy, 280 Ard Mc Carron, Ballybofey

- Mary Bridget Fitzgerald, Bundoran 

- Hugh Doherty, Tuam and

yesterday 10:28
Police say masked men have hijacked delivery van in Derry
Two separate security alerts ongoing in Derry
2019-01-21 18:37
Parking charges expected to be scrapped in Ballyshannon in coming weeks
Good news for motorists and businesses
2019-01-21 18:37
Latest news from Donegal
today 05:07 Doctors to attend Dail in call to halt profit gouging in cancer medicines
today 22:49 Sixth annual Streets of Ballyshannon 5k takes place this Saturday
yesterday 17:49 Deaths in Donegal - Tuesday evening, January 22, 2019
yesterday 16:31 Two-tier pay for school secretaries must end – McConalogue
yesterday 16:31 GAA: Markey Cup Quarter-Final - Coláiste na Carraige snatch dramatic wi
yesterday 16:31 FIVE MINUTES WITH… Mark McAteer
yesterday 15:43 Two Donegal players selected for Ireland for Spanish U-15 tournament
yesterday 15:43 Coláiste na Carraige through to Markey Cup semi-final after win over Virginia
yesterday 15:43 Investigation into large theft of tools
yesterday 14:25 Marine sector needs to be brought together to prepare for Brexit – Pat the Cope
yesterday 12:34 Conor Tourish of Letterkenny Rovers named in FAI Amateur squad
yesterday 12:19 Outstanding young people celebrated at the 2019 Donegal Garda Youth Awards
yesterday 12:19 Theft of valuable tools in Ramelton
yesterday 11:31 Better public facilities called for on Donegal island
yesterday 10:28 Deaths in Donegal - Tuesday morning, January 22, 2019
yesterday 10:28 Striking ambulance personnel in Donegal on picket duty at six venues across the county
yesterday 09:10 Ballyshannon man’s book on remarkable Codebreaker - Talk in County Museum this Saturday
yesterday 09:10 Fantastic work of iCare recognised by Buncrana Tidy Towns
yesterday 08:22 Snow and hailstones overnight in Donegal - take great care on the roads
yesterday 08:07 Recruitment campaign launches for Fisheries Officers in Donegal
yesterday 22:55 Donegal GAA legend Anthony Molloy wants to run for Fianna Fáil in the May local elections
2019-01-21 19:40 Deaths in Donegal, Monday evening, January 21
2019-01-21 18:37 Police say masked men have hijacked delivery van in Derry
2019-01-21 18:37 Parking charges expected to be scrapped in Ballyshannon in coming weeks
2019-01-21 18:37 Snowfalls expected in Donegal tonight as Met Éireann issues weather warning
2019-01-21 17:34 Donegal Town take U-19 regional basketball title overcoming favourites Blaze
2019-01-21 17:34 Shock at death of Donegal man in tree-cutting accident
2019-01-21 17:19 Man killed in tree felling incident
2019-01-21 17:19 Yellow warning issued for snow and ice
2019-01-21 13:22 LISTEN: Pettigo chairman Colin McFarland reflects on wonder year for club at annual awards night
2019-01-21 13:22 IT OCCURS TO ME: There's no border in a blizzard
2019-01-21 12:19 Deaths in Donegal, Monday morning, January 21
2019-01-21 12:19 Global Schools Programme visits St. Columba's CS in Glenties
2019-01-21 12:04 Debt collection fees double at LUH
2019-01-21 11:01 2019 Irish Tarmac Rally Championship: statement released in relation to R5 RHD derivative cars
2019-01-21 11:01 All nine sitting Sinn Fein councillors seek re-election
2019-01-21 01:34 Come home to the Harps! - London based fan of Donegal club makes video ahead of new season
2019-01-21 01:34 Bright skies tonight for what could be a spectacular lunar eclipse
2019-01-20 23:28 Former La Liga coach with Athletic Bilbao joins Donegal's Jim McGuinness at his new American club
2019-01-20 23:28 Jim McGuinness set to do FAI UEFA Pro Licence course - Paul Hegarty one of 19 participants
2019-01-20 22:40 Cockhill Celtic go back top of Ulster Senior League
2019-01-20 22:40 LISTEN: Pettigo native Laurence McGrath is back home to celebrate with Junior champions
2019-01-20 21:37 Margaret Rose Cunningham's web of welcome
2019-01-20 20:34 Deaths in Donegal, Sunday evening, January 20
2019-01-20 19:31 PICTURE GALLERY: Pettigo GAA celebrated their Junior Championship success
2019-01-20 19:31 LISTEN: Pettigo's Player of the Year Johnny McManus on his side's Junior Championship success
2019-01-20 19:31 Daire McDaid scores twice as Kilmacrennan Celtic go top in Premier Division
2019-01-20 19:31 LISTEN: Red Hugh's manager Seosamh McKelvey after his side's defeat in All-Ireland semi-final
2019-01-20 18:13 Letterkenny Rovers bow out of FAI Intermediate Cup against Crumlin
2019-01-20 18:13 GAA: Battling Red Hughs lose out in bid to reach All-Ireland Junior Club Championship Final
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