Donegal’s only emergency hostel running at capacity

The manager of Donegal's only emergency accommodation hostel says they simply don't have the space to deal with the demand for their services.

The hostel in Letterkenny has just ten units of accommodation, five for individuals and five for families.

While the facility is to provide temporary housing, the lack of rental properties in Letterkenny means many are staying at the hostel long term

Manager Kieran Maguire says the lack of accommodation is of great concern: