Elderly woman being forced to make round trip to Galway for cancer treatment

nwbusAn 89-year old cancer patient from Co Donegal is being forced to find her own way to travel 250km to receive treatment.

The elderly woman, contacted a local charity which operates a volunteer bus service transporting cancer patients the four-hour journey to Galway or Dublin.

The woman, who does not want to be named, has sought help from Eamonn McDevitt, who runs the Good and New Donegal cancer bus service entirely on donations.

Speaking to Highland Radio News he said it's a disgrace that this woman has to make this journey: