Pilot scheme for ferry service to Donegal’s smaller islands proposed

The Donegal Islands Committee has proposed a pilot scheme for a ferry service to Donegal’s smaller islands be introduced for 2019.

At today’s meeting of the Islands Committee much support was given to a motion to introduce a scheme part funded by Donegal County Council.

It is anticipated it will initiated sooner rather than later given that a similar service to Gola Island operated previously, provided funding is sanctioned.

Member of the Islands Committee Councillor Micheal Cholm MacGiolla Easbuig says the introduction of such a scheme would greatly enhance the local tourism industry: