Hotels and guesthouses in Donegal concerned over tourism performance

first_img Facebook WhatsApp By News Highland – October 4, 2019 AudioHomepage BannerNews Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Facebook Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR There’s concern in hotels and guesthouses in Donegal over tourism performance this year and the challenges facing the sector, including Brexit and increasing costs of doing business.According to the latest national industry survey from the Irish Hotels Federation 57% of hotels have seen a fall in overall business levels compared to this time last year while 33% report an increase.In Donegal, the sector supports 7,500 jobs and contributes some €249m to the local economy annually.IHF Donegal branch chair, Paul Diver says businesses are now at a crossroads as Brexit edges ever the more closer:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/diver.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Hotels and guesthouses in Donegal concerned over tourism performancecenter_img WhatsApp Twitter Previous articlePolice in Omagh appeal for information following assault on vulnerable manNext articleMain Evening News, Sport, Nuacht and Obituaries Friday October 4th News Highland Google+ Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter Pinterest Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme DL Debate – 24/05/21 last_img read more