Donegal students urged to make their views known on college fees

Third level students in Donegal are being urged to make contact with Fine Gael Deputies Joe McHugh and Dinny McGinley to protest against increases in college fees and grant cuts.

The Union of Students in Ireland has taken out ads in several national newspapers criticising the government for reneging on pre-election promises.

The full-page ads carry the headline 'Liars' and list the contact details of every government TD in the country.

USI President Gary Redmond says both coalition parties pledged not to increase fees before they got into government: