Donegal Mayor to stay at home for St Patrick’s day

The Donegal Mayor has confirmed that she will not be travelling to the US for St Patrick's Day next year and will instead invite dignitaries to visit Donegal.

Councillor Cora Harvey made the announcement in the same week as a Donegal County Council meeting was adjourned when a row broke out over a trip by the Mayor to Boston.

But Councillor Harvey says the two issues are not related and chose the state she was staying home for St Patrick's Day to quell growing speculation.

She says the decision is in line with Sinn Fein policy:

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