Shiels wants city status for Letterkenny

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A Donegal County Councillor says a campaign should be launched calling on Letterkenny to be granted city status.

The town is the largest and most populous urban settlement in County Donegal.

With a population of just under 20,000 Letterkenny is the most populated area in the Northwest just ahead of Sligo.

Cllr Dessie Shiels says with the backing nationally, Letterkenny would see improved health and education services, plus a massive jobs boost.............