Tourism organisation says Ardara Ulster Bank closure is devastating blow

A tourism organisation in Ardara says yesteday's announcement from Ulster Bank that it is to close its branch in the town is a devestating blow.

The bank confirmed that a total of 22 branches will close across Ireland including those in Ardara and Raphoe.

The decision leaves Ardara without any bank though the ATM will be maintained.

The Donegal Person of the Year Stephen McCahill is part of the group 'Awake Tourism' -