No truth to IT amalgamation claim – Coughlan

first_img Twitter Newsx Adverts Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ By News Highland – November 11, 2010 Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Twitter Google+center_img Pinterest WhatsApp No truth to IT amalgamation claim – Coughlan A spokesperson for Tanaiste and Education Minister Mary Coughlan says Fine Gael claims that Letterkenny and Sligo Institutes of Technology may be amalgamated are “completely untrue”.The issue was raised by Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny during a press conference in Donegal Town this afternoon.Attacking Ms Coughlan’s record, he said she had let the people of Donegal down on the jobs front, and said as Education Minister, she has questions to answer about third level eucation provision in the North West…………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/kenny4pm.mp3[/podcast]LYIT President Paul Hannigan says there is no such proposal on the table that he is aware of.He says therre is a report being published shortly which is expected to call for closer collaboration between third level institutions, but it’s not likely to make any specific recommendations……….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/paulh530.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Pinterest Facebook Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Previous articleUp to 3,000 households without power as winds hit DonegalNext articleFG will restore Sligo cancer services – O’Neill News Highland PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal last_img read more