Donegal haulier says stalling A5 will hamper development

first_img Google+ Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitter Previous articlePlans for Buncrana cycling and Walking Strategy progressNext articleDonegal Sinn Fein TD to enjoy 5 star luxury on Ethiopa ‘fact finding mission’ News Highland Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire By News Highland – November 14, 2011 Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp WhatsAppcenter_img Pinterest A Donegal haulier says as long as the A5 remains as it is, it will be impossible to attract manufacturing investment into the county.Culdaff based George Mills, who attended an all island freight forum last week, says with motorways now available from most other Irish cities, persuading major companies to come to Donegal will become an impossible task.He says an All Island Freight Forum last week stressed he importance of connectivity and harmonisation, ironically, just two days before it emerged the A5 upgrade was thrown into doubt.Mr Mills says in the 40 years he has been using the A5 to transport goods between Donegal and Dublin, he has seen many changes, and the A5 upgrade was to have been the culmination of that:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/gmillsa5.mp3[/podcast] Newsx Adverts Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Facebook 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Donegal haulier says stalling A5 will hamper developmentlast_img