Taoiseach confirms funding will be provided by Central Government for flood victims

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has visited Donegal to see firsthand the destruction caused to homes and businesses during Tuesday night's flood.

He travelled to the Peninsula yesterday afternoon where he met with council officials and local residents and has confirmed that funding will be provided by Central Government.

The Taoiseach  says it is extraordinary that given the level of damage there were no fatalities: