Business owners concerned at impact of any Glenveagh job losses

Glenveagh

It is reported today that Glenveagh National Park could eventually be run by a private company leading to job losses.

Tourism Minister Jimmy Deenihan has ordered a wide-ranging review which, it's claimed could see visitor services at the country's six national parks change.

According to the Independent Newspaper, a whistleblower inside the National Parks & Wildlife Service said Mr Deenihan's plans could lead to job losses and claimed the organisation was in 'crisis' over its alleged lack of a tourism strategy.

Local businessman Charlie McClafferty says job losses will have a significant effect on the whole area: