Donegal anti-drugs campaigner hits out at governments failure to tackle drug driving

A prominent anti-drugs campaigner in Donegal has again hit out at the government for failing to tackle the issue of drug driving.

PJ Blake was speaking after the EU Night without Accident initiative was rolled out at two Letterkenny clubs on Saturday night. It involved designated drivers being given wristbands to receive free soft drinks during the night, and then being breathalysed by volunteers as they left the premises.

Mr Blake says it's a welcome initiative which he fully supports. However, he says as long as there is no equipment provided to test for drug driving, the process used is cumbersome and impractical........

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