Special report on calls for revamp of Market Square in Letterkenny

William Laurence Collection
William Laurence Collection

 

The Market Square has been the focal point of Letterkenny down through the years.

It was once a busy, bustling place full of activity with markets or marts there on a daily basis.

But what is like today and does it need a revamp?

There have been concerns over the poor lighting at night time.

The statues which commemorate The Hiring Fair are a tad tarnished and the surrounding area has borne the brunt of some graffiti.

In this special report we'll get the public's view while Assistant Creator at Donegal County Museam, Caroline Carr has been painting the picture of what it used to look like,  but first Councillor Jimmy Kavanagh is calling for a facelift of the Market Square, to make it a more inviting place for tourists and locals...