Calls for walking route to be extended from Conwal graveyard

There are calls for a pedestrian walking route from Conwal graveyard in Letterkenny to be extended to Newmills Corn and Flax Mill.

Local Councillor Donal Mandy Kelly says the absence of a designated walking route has forced users of the popular road to use the hard shoulder instead which has given rise to safety concerns.

Donegal County Council has confirmed that a funding application will be submitted to the relevant department seeking funding for the development.

Councillor Kelly says it would greatly enhance the route for the many people that use it: