Mayor backs “Gift a lift” road safety campaign

Donegal County Council has launched its 'Gift a Lift' campaign for the festive season, with the aim of encouraging people not to drink and drive.

Backing the campaing, Mayor of Donegal Noel McBride says people can give the gift of a lift to friends or family out socialising over Christmas.

The cards can be printed from donegalroadsafety.ie or collected from the Public Service Centres across the county.

Mayor McBride says that while it is a novel idea the message remains a serious one - he is urging people to enjoy their celebrations but to do so within the law, and safely..........