IMPACT official has no doubt about the HSE’s Lifford plans

A spokesperson for the IMPACT union says they are in no doubt that the HSE plans to shut Lifford Community Hospital with serious question marks over the The Rock Hospital in Ballyshannon.

Richie Curruthers was speaking ahead of a public protest march scheduled to take place in Lifford from 3 o'clock this coming Sunday.

The HSE has not confirmed if the hospitals are to remain open or close, saying only that the facilities are part of an overall review.

Despite this, Richie Curruthers is in no doubt of the executive's plans:

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