NW Tourism says Tourism Ireland has failed Donegal

The head of North West Tourism has claimed that Donegal has been failed by Tourism Ireland as anything they have tried to do to attract visitors here hasn't worked.

Paul McLoone was speaking after Tourism Ireland confirmed plans to spend around a million euro each month next year to woo British holidaymakers to Ireland.

Mr Mcloone says Tourism Ireland chiefs are coming to Donegal to explain exactly what they intend to do to boost visitor numbers here - he says to date what they have tried has failed:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/paulam.mp3[/podcast]