Letterkenny Council seeks to capitalise on Derry designation

Letterkenny Town Council is to look at how best the town can capitalise on Derry's designation as UK City of Culture 2013.

Motions were moved on the issue in the council chamber this week by a number of members. Cllr Gerry Mc Monagle said the Town Council should seek meetings with Derry City Council to discuss cooperation.

He was told the County Development Board was alreaqdy engaged in such discussions, and is representing Donegal.

However, Cllr Jimmy Kavanagh, who also had a motion on the issue this week, says the Town Council should be directly involved in talks and preparations, a stance supported by the council...........

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