‘Sigh of relief’ in Donegal as Level 5 averted for now


The general manager of McElhinney's department store in Ballybofey says it's a 'sigh of relief' that the government didn't proceed to level 5.

The government has rejected proposals to put the country in a second lockdown but all counties will move to level three restrictions from midnight along with Donegal and Dublin.

Martin McElhinney says it would have been a tough blow, and is glad Donegal isn't moving beyond Level 3: