Calls for more funding for Aranmore Island roads

There are calls for more money to be made available for road works maintenance on Arann Mor Island.

The issue was raised during this weeks meeting of Donegal County Council and follows a number of concerns expressed by local residents.

Last year just 10 thousand euro was made available for road improvements on the island, this years allocation will be determined at a workshop meeting on Thursday.

Aranmore Co-Op facilitates some of Donegal County Council's work on the island's roads.

Spokesperson for the Co-Op Noirin Ni mhaoldomhnaigh  says an increase in funding is essential: