Doherty says Mac Giolla Easbuig’s opposition to Derry-Dublin air subvention is “ill informed”

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Independent Councillor Micheal Cholm Mac Giolla Easbuig has been accussed of making a 'contrived' and 'ill-informed' argument against Irish government support for a new air link from Derry to Dublin.

He criticised a Sinn Fein Councillor's call on the government to support the route.

The call came from Cllr Gary Doherty, but opposing it, Councillor Mac Giolla Easbuig claimed a new Derry Dublin route would not benefit Donegal people, and could undermine Donegal Airport in Carrickfinn.

Councillor Doherty says that's not the case....