Lough Swilly RNLI offer solution to harbour dredging problems

first_img Facebook Lough Swilly RNLI offer solution to harbour dredging problems Google+ Google+ Twitter Facebook Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Twitter 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today WhatsApp Pinterest Buncrana Town Council has been told that a solution is available to ease the problems that have plagued the Lough Swilly Lifeboat in recent years. A deputation from the RNLI told members this week that with an investment of up to 70,000 euro a year, shared by the town and county councils, and the RNLI, an annual plough dredging programme could be implemented, carried out by the Derry dredger.However, members were told one problem is the insistence of the Department of the Environment that an annual licence be secured, despite the fact that no licencing requirements are in place in most other EU countries.Buncrana councillors have pledged whatever support they can, and County Manager Michael Mc Loone is taking the propopals to the County Council, and to Environment Minister John Gormley.Lough Swilly Lifeboat spokesperson John Mc Carter says he’s very encouraged by the reception they received in the Buncrana council chamber.center_img Pinterest News Previous articleHighland’s listnership figures improveNext articleMan jailed for causing deaths of mother and daughter News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny By News Highland – February 12, 2010 Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH WhatsApp NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedlast_img read more