Can’t Pay Won’t Pay group to hold protest outside Council Offices this morning

The Cant Pay Wont Pay Group will be holding a protest outside the Council Offices in Lifford this morning.

In the past fortnight there have been meetings held right across Donegal calling for non payment of the house hold charge and the septic tank inspection charge.

Crowds of between 130 in small villages to 400 in larger towns have being attending the meetings.

Donegal South-West Deputy, Thomas Pringle, says todays protest is not against Donegal County Council, but to highlight the impact of the household charge.

And Deputy Pringle says while he can afford to pay the charge, he's refusing to pay to stand in solidarity with people who can't.......

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