Donegal petrol prices edge towards 1.50 a litre

Donegal motorists are being hit hard at the pumps.

It's after the price of petrol has risen above one euro fifty per litre at many petrol stations around the country.

Prices are as high at one euro forty nine cent in parts of Donegal according to website

The price hikes come as the price of oil hit 118 dollars a barrel - almost a two-and-a-half year high - amid the unrest in Libya.

Conor Faughnan of AA Roadwatch says motorists will have to dig deeper to fill up: