Bus Eireann service cut a ‘devastating blow’

A Decision by Bus Eireann to withdraw it service the Killybegs and Kilcar areas has been described as a devastating blow.

The company confirmed that the 5 day service would be cut and now operate on Thursdays, Fridays and Sunday's at 21.20.

Bus Eireann says there is now a daily service from Donegal town to Dungloe at 5.30pm which it believes is a more attractive time for customers travelling to west Donegal.

Local Councillor Thomas Pringle says many people will be adversely affected by the move: