25 years today since the Strabane flood

first_img Twitter Consultation launched on proposal to limit HGV traffic in Clady Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – October 22, 2012 Pinterest Google+ Twitter WhatsApp WhatsApp Today marks 25 years since the Strabane flood.On the 22 October 1987 the town was left devastated after the watetwall collapsed when the River Mourne burst it’s banks.Many homes and businesses were destroyed as a result.In the aftermath of the flood a new flood defence wall was then built.Cllr James O Kane, was Chair of Strabane District Council at the time of flood, he says he can remember how the community came together at the time….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/jok.mp3[/podcast] Donegal hoteliers enjoy morale boost as bookings increase center_img Google+ Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist Facebook 25 years today since the Strabane flood Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder Previous articleUpdate – Alcorn nomination confirmedNext articleNew Udaras board to have its first meeting in Letterkenny News Highland 45 new social homes to be built in Dungloe News Hospitalisations rise as Donnelly suggests masks will stay ’til autumn Facebooklast_img read more