New councillor to take seat in Lifford today

Donegal's newest County Councillor will formally take his seat today.

Michael McBride from Kilmacrennan will replace Jimmy Harte on the council who had to give up his seat following his election to the Seanad.

Mr McBride is a former Fianna Fail local election candidate - he believes that his supporters will stick by him despite his switch of allegiance............