Budget 2020 a ‘critical crossroads for Udaras na Gaeltachta’


A Donegal Deputy says Budget 2020 is a critical crossroads for Udaras na Gaeltachta.

Ahead of the Budget, Donegal Deputy Pat the Cope Gallagher says funding for the agency must be increased to meet present day challenges and targets.

Udaras has had its Current and Capital budgets more than halved from €39.4 million over the past decade.

Deputy Gallagher says Gaeltacht areas are already struggling: