Government refuse to pay for new Finn Valley College shuttle bus

A Councillor says he is suprised and dissaponted to learn that the government has refused funding for a shuttle bus service to improve the safety of children attending the new college in the twin towns.

The Department of Education refused funding for the provision of 3 feeder buses to transport students from the official drop-off point at Mart Road, Stranorlar to the new Finn Valley College at Drumboe Lower.

It is estimated the service would cost  €10,000 per annum.

Councillor Patrick McGowen says the decision is unfair: