Pringle dismayed at Killybegs library closure: fears for others

Independent Deputy Thomas Pringle has expressed his dismay at the closure of the Library in Killybegs claiming that other council run libraries are now also under threat.

The library in Killybegs has closed as the council is prevented to employ another part-time librarian by the government's recruitment embargo .

There are fears the same fate could await libraries in Ballyshannon, Lifford and Clonmany. - the library at Ramelton has already closed.

Deputy Pringle says council management must seek derogation from the recruitment embargo to allow new staff be employed:

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