4 Donegal pubs awarded ‘fisherman’s’ licences to serve alcohol 23 hours per day

Carndonagh District Court has awarded four pubs a license to serve alcoholic drinks 23 hours per day.

Cavanagh's Bar in Greencastle, The Seaview Tavern and Farren's Bar in Malin Head will now be allowed to serve drinks to fishermen from Monday to Friday from 2am until 1am.

Judge Paul Kelly advised the  bar owners that the provision cannot be abused and must be used only to serve fishermen.

Michael Doherty, owner of the Seaview Tavern, has welcomed the judge's decision:

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