Housing waiting lists fall in Donegal

Donegal County Council's housing lists have fallen this year, bucking a national trend which has seen a 35% average increase in the waiting lists across the country.

The Irish Independent has collated figures showing 2,320 people on the waiting list in Donegal at the moment, down 11%. In Letterkenny, there are 925 people on the local town council's list. a fall of 13% on last year.

No figures are provided for Buncrana.