Heated meeting over state of Raphoe roads takes place

Over 50 people, along with a number of local politicians attended a meeting in Raphoe last night over the state of the roads in the area.

The meeting was called because of the deterioration of a section of the Castlefin Road outside Raphoe.

Residents say there are now over 100 potholes on the three mile stretch between Magherahann to Shannagh and work to improve the road has not been done.

Senator Brian O'Domnhaill and Cllrs Frank McBreaty and Martin Harley all attended last nights meeting.

Last nights meeting was organised by Kathleen Nelis, and she wants to meet with the councils engineeers....

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