Eugene Gallagher co-opted onto Donegal County Council

Eugene Gallagher has been officially co-opted onto Donegal County Council.

He replaces Dessie Shiels who resigned earlier this month.

Gallagher will now serve as a Councillor in the Letterkenny Municipal District.

Speaking in Lifford today, Cllr Gallagher says he has a number of key objectives going forward.

He also paid tribute to his predecessor: