first_img Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Donegal islands to benefit from €359,000 in funding Facebook Pinterest AudioHomepage BannerNews Twitter WhatsApp WhatsApp Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Google+center_img €359,000 in funding has been announced for a programme of works on three Donegal islands.The funding from the Department of Culture Heritage and the Gaeltacht is to be matched funded by Donegal County Council and will go towards resurfacing works on Arranmore Island, including essential works on the Lighthouse Road.A crane will be delivered for Tory Island and at Machaire Rabhartaigh as part of proposals set out by Pól Ó Gallachóir in his report into the Tory Ferry dispute.Meanwhile, funding has also been allocated for pointing works on a retaining wall at Oiléan an Bhráighe.Government Chief Whip Minister Joe McHugh says the funding is about improving accessibility, funding better conditions for people living and visiting Donegal’s islands and developing vital tourism offerings:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/mchugh.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Harps come back to win in Waterford RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous article€10,000 Leader funding announced for Inishowen tourism and archaeology schemesNext articleRSA appeals to motorists to take care as Bank Holiday continues News Highland By News Highland – August 5, 2018 Twitter FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 last_img