Donegal hotelier says Irish tourism needs additional funds to overcome Brexit

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Irish tourism needs the special 9% VAT rate and additional funds for marketing if it is to overcome the challenges presented by Brexit.

That's according to hotelier Deirdre McGlone of Harvey’s Point Hotel, Donegal.

Ms McGlone says that there are a number of risks to Irish tourism associated with the decision of the UK to leave the European Union.

She says those within the industry and the government have a role to play: