Protest planned for Transport Minsiter during Letterkenny visit tonight

Anti-austerity campaigners from across Donegal will be protesting in Letterkenny tonight when Leo Varakar makes a visit to the county.

The Transport Minister is due to address party members at a dinner at the Station House Hotel in the town at around 9pm.

The dinner is planned as a fundraiser for the party in the area and is being hosting by Deputy Joe McHugh and Mayor Noel McBride.

Groups opposed to water charges, septic tank charges, the household charge as well as those opposed to VRT and increased fuel prices are planning to attend.

Ryan Stewart, from Donegal Action Against Austerity, says he wants as many people as possible to turnout tonight....

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