Three potential buyers for Gallagher’s fresh bread division

Hope is growing that at least 40 jobs can be maintained at Gallagher's Bakery in Ardara, following further discussions between management at the company and the board of Údarás na Gaeltachta.

In a statement issued last evening after a board meeting in Galway, Udaras confirmed that talks will continue in the coming weeks to ensure that optimum results are achieved for the employees, the local community and the State.

Donegal Senator Brian O'Domhnaill, who's also a member of  Údarás na Gaeltachta, says already three companies are interested in taking over the Donegal facility: