CPWP refuse meeting with Minister as 24 hour protest continues

CPWP protestsA 24 hour protest by Can't Pay Won't Pay is underway outside Junior Minister Joe McHugh's office.

The protest in Letterkenny, against water charges, began at midday.

Independent Cllr Michael Cholm Mac Giolla Easpaig is spokesperson for Cant Pay Wont Pay - he says the group has declined a meeting with Deputy McHugh to discuss their concerns:

PROTEST CPWPMinister Joe McHugh says he understands the concerns of those opposed to water charges but believes the revised water charges regime will ease many of them: