Donegal motions discussed at Labour conference

Jobs, the economy and the banking crisis will take centre stage at the Labour party national conference in Galway today.

Among the issues being moved by members in Donegal are a call for the reversal of public sector levies and a call for the Commonm Fisheries Police review to recognise the plight of inshore fishermen.

Meanwhile, a motion from the Glenties / Ardara branch calling for the restoration of cancer services at Sligo General Hospital and it's designation as a Centre of Excellence was passed at conference this morning.