Update – Alcorn nomination confirmed

first_imgNews Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Pinterest Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Pinterest Update – Alcorn nomination confirmed Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+center_img WhatsApp Twitter WhatsApp Fianna Fail Cllr David Alcorn has secured the council’s nomination for membership of the board of Udaras na Gaeltachta. With Sinn Fein support, he secured the nomination by 15 votes to 11, with two abstentions, including Mayor Cllr Frank Mc Brearty.Accepting the nomination, Cllr Alcorn paid tribute to Cllr Padraig O’Dochartaigh, saying he hopes that Cllr O’Dochartaigh gets a nomination from another source, possibly a direct nomination from Minister Mc Ginley.  He also paid tribute to outgoing board members Grainne Mc Geidigh of Sinn Fein and Senator Brian O’Domhnaill of Fianna Fail, the other Donegal representatives.In his address to members, Cllr O’Dochtartaigh said far from destroying Udaras, Minister Mc Ginley salvaged it when it was on its last legs and facing abolition. Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Previous articleAlcorn set to secure Udaras nominationNext article25 years today since the Strabane flood News Highland By News Highland – October 22, 2012 last_img read more