Crolly standoff with Irish Water engineers ends

lg_marie_therese_1A stand-off between Irish Water meter installers and locals in Crolly has ended.

The stand-off was peaceful but has been described as tensious.

The Irish Water engineers left the scene at 11 o'clock.

Local Councillor Marie Therese Gallagher was at the scene - she says many people in the area are opposed to the installation of meters: