Minister discusses possibility of bringing rail back to Donegal

first_img WhatsApp Previous articleDonegal families struggling to keep children in third level – SVPNext articlePrincipal of Inishowen school diffuses Covid-19 rumours News Highland Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+ Facebook Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic By News Highland – December 14, 2020 Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApp Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Community Enhancement Programme open for applicationscenter_img Pinterest Twitter AudioHomepage BannerNews The Transport Minister has expressed further interest in the possibility of rail being restored to Letterkenny.Campaign group ‘Into The West’ met with Minister Eamon Ryan over the weekend to discuss improved rail provision for the north-west.The Minister also confirmed that he’s working with Stormont Infrastructure Minister Nichola Mallon on a comprehensive review of the rail network across the island.Among the topics discussed were : a new rail service from Derry to Letterkenny ; extending that service through Donegal to Sligo, and a new direct rail line from the North-West to Dublin.Into The West Co-Chair, Steve Bradley has renewed hopes since the meeting:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/stevebradley1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Minister discusses possibility of bringing rail back to Donegal Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

UVU Men Basketball’s Fardaws Aimaq Named To Henson Award Watch List

first_imgJanuary 27, 2021 /Sports News – Local UVU Men Basketball’s Fardaws Aimaq Named To Henson Award Watch List Brad James FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailOREM, Utah-In news released Wednesday, Utah Valley men’s basketball sophomore center Fardaws Aimaq was named to the 2020-21 Lou Henson National Player of the Year Award mid-season watch list.The native of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada leads the nation in rebounds with 14.9 boards a game and also leads the country in defensive rebounds per contest (10.09) and is second in offensive rebounds per game (4.82).Aimaq also averages 16.8 points per game and shoots 52.7 percent from the field.The 6-11 245-pound Aimaq also averages 1.7 blocks and 1.4 assists per game.Aimaq is the only Utah representative on this list.The award is named in honor of former Hardin-Simmons, Illinois and New Mexico State head coach Lou Henson.Henson was 775-420 (.649) during his Division I head coaching career, which lasted from 1962-2005.center_img Written bylast_img read more

Matuidi joins David Beckham’s Inter Miami

first_imgRelatedPosts Pirlo not out to copy anyone after Juventus’ comfortable opening win Higuain joins Inter Miami after Juventus exit Juve’s Pirlo gamble makes new Serie A season the most open for years Blaise Matuidi has signed for Inter Miami – the MLS side co-owned by his former teammate David Beckham – after leaving Juventus.The 33-year-old midfielder left the Serie A champions this month after three years in Turin. Confirming the move on Twitter, Matuidi wrote: “I made my decision a few weeks ago to join @intermiamicf, rise to my friend David Beckham’s challenge and win new trophies there. My family and I can’t wait.”Matuidi – who won the World Cup with France in 2018 – played with Beckham during the former England captain’s spell with PSG during the second half of the 2012/13 season.Beckham said: “I couldn’t be happier to welcome my friend Blaise to Inter Miami. He is an exciting and gifted player and a great person.“To have a World Cup winner of Blaise’s quality in our new team is such a proud moment – for us as owners and for our fans.“For me personally to have a former team-mate joining our club is very special and I can’t wait to welcome him and his beautiful family to South Florida.” Matuidi won three Serie A titles during his time at Juventus as well as four Ligue 1 crowns with PSG.He will wear the No 8 shirt with Inter Miami and will be the only World Cup-winner currently playing in MLS.Inter Miami were just two matches into their inaugural MLS campaign when the coronavirus pandemic shutdown the league.They are due to resume their season on August 22.Tags: Blaise MatuidiDavid BeckhamInter MiamiJuventusMLSlast_img read more