Letterkenny University Hospital. The review chairperson will examine alleged delays in the diagnosis of endometrial cancers and the way postmenopausal bleeding was assessed in the hospital. File photograph: Tervor McBride

A review of the safety and quality of gynaecology services at Letterkenny hospital is to be carried out, following allegations of delays in cancer dia(...)

A woman who lived less than a mile from her local hospital died after an ambulance took almost an hour to get to her home in Co Donegal, a coroner has heard.

A woman who lived two kilometres from her local hospital died after an ambulance took almost an hour to get to her home in Co Donegal, a coroner has h(...)

  Caiseal Mara hotel in Moville, Co Donegal, which was s subjected to an arson attack last weekend ahead of the arrival over the coming weeks of  100 asylum seekers. Photograph: North West Newspix

When the people of Moville, Co Donegal, learnt about two weeks ago that the town’s biggest hotel was to close and reopen as a direct provision centre (...)

Donie Cronin from Co Donegal was treated at Altnagelvin hospital in Derry. Photograph: Trevor McBride

When Donie Cronin had a heart attack, cross-Border treatment saved his life. A grandfather of seven from Newtowncunningham in Co Donegal, he was amon(...)

Seán McGrotty, who was in his late 40s, his two sons Mark (12) and Evan (8), and the boys’ grandmother Ruth Daniels (59) died alongside her grandddaughter Jodi-Lee (14)

“I got a feeling something was not right – I don’t know why,” Louise James told the inquest into the Buncrana drowning tragedy. In a harrowing day of(...)

Hundreds of elderly patients in Co Donegal have  to travel to hospitals in Dublin for treatment after the HSE outsourced their appointments. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Hundreds of elderly patients in Co Donegal have to travel to hospitals in Dublin for treatment after the HSE outsourced their appointments to private (...)

Neil Porter holds a photograph of his late wife Maura, flanked by his daughter Davina and his son Brendan.  Photograph: Trevor McBride

A five-hour back-up of ambulances at Letterkenny general hospital last December led to an elderly woman waiting almost an hour for an ambulance after(...)

Letterkenny General Hospital: A HSE spokesman said the August flood caused minimal damage to the fabric of the hospital and there was no damage to equipment.
 

 Photograph: Trevor McBride

An investigation into a flood at a Co Donegal hospital has resulted in the digging of a huge trench as well as the stationing of a pumping vehicle at(...)

Dr Rani Hithavachani claims the couple had arranged for her to be committed to Letterkenny hospital (above) where she remained until “rescued” by friends in early 2003. However, Michael and Francis Forde contend her action is an attempt to frustrate a judgment  of €37,000 obtained against her at Donegal Circuit Court in 2003.
Claim by doctor dismissed

A retired consultant doctor who claims she is the victim of an alleged fraud will be destitute if her home is repossessed to meet a judgment order aga(...)