DONEGAL STUDENT ‘CRACKS UP’ AFTER NOMINATION FOR BLOG AWARD

first_imgA Donegal student has been nominated for a National Blog Award.Ryan McBride’s solo blog crackplot.com was nominated as best blog in the ‘Arts and Culture’ category by Blog Awards Ireland.On Crackplot, Carrigart man Ryan covers mainly Music and Film, with an occasional article on other things, like comic books and some original writing. Crackplot has interviews with Oscar short-listers, nominees and Cannes Film Festival featured directors as well as many, many more.Now that Crackplot has been nominated, the public vote will open on 7th September 2015 and stay open for 2 weeks. The Blog Awards Ireland – Finalists will be reduced from the shortlist via public voting.All public support will be greatly appreciated, and hopefully the Donegal crowd will take care of their own.S what are you waiting for – get voting for Ryan on September 7th. DONEGAL STUDENT ‘CRACKS UP’ AFTER NOMINATION FOR BLOG AWARD was last modified: September 5th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:blog awardsCRackpltNominationRyan McBridelast_img read more

COUNCIL PLANS OVERHAUL OF ACCIDENT BLACKSPOT ROAD

first_imgLetterkenny Town Council has allocated €25,000 to introduce safety measures at one of the town’s most notorious accident blackspots.The area, known locally as Black’s Bridge at Glencar, has been the scene of more than 22 accidents in the past four years. Just a number of weeks ago, a car flipped onto its roof and the river miraculously escaped serious injury.Local town councillor Jimmy Kavanagh said the matter has been discussed and the council has promised to be pro-active on introducing safety-measures in the area.“The Council have informed me that they are in the process of upgrading and improving existing lining and signage in the area.“Reflective bollards have recently been erected along the kerbing to the bends on the upward approach. “The council are also compiling a road safety report which will include a measurement of the current speed of traffic in the area, a review of the recorded collision history and a summary of possible improvement measures,” he saidThis report will be made available to members for discussion as soon as it is available, said Colr Kavanagh. COUNCIL PLANS OVERHAUL OF ACCIDENT BLACKSPOT ROAD was last modified: February 25th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:accident blackspotColr JImmy Kavanaghglencarlast_img read more