Audio update – Coastguard predicts Slieve League will have a busy 2015

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The Killybegs Coastguard says there's likely to be far more activity on Slieve League this year, and as a result, more accidents.

Spokesperson Shane Mc Crudden was speaking after a 60-year-old woman was airlifted to hospital last evening after breaking her ankle while walking. The coastguard was closely involved in the operation to get her off the mountain.

Shane Mc Crudden says the operation was a straightforward one, which is set to become even more commonplace.......