€7,500 sanctioned for repair works to the causeway on Oileán an BhráigheThe Minister of State for Gaeltacht Affairs, Joe McHugh announced today that he has sanctioned a grant of €7,500 for repair works to be carried out on the causeway on Oileán an Bhráighe.With the help of a grant, the causeway to the mainland will be reinforced with concrete and repaired with stones and mortar. Minister of State McHugh said that he was happy to be able to make this announcement.“I am pleased that my Department can provide this support to Donegal County Council to enable them to carry out this essential repair work which will benefit the community of Oileán an Bhráighe”, said the Minister of State. €7,500 ceadaithe chun obair athchóirithe a dhéanamh ar Chabhsaí ag Oileán an Bhráighe Tá fógartha ag an Aire Stáit do Ghnóthaí Gaeltachta, Joe McHugh TD, inniu go bhfuil deontas de luach €7,500 ceadaithe aige chun obair athchóirithe a chur i gcrích ar chabhsaí ar Oileán an Bhráighe, Co Dhún na nGall.Le cabhair deontais, neartófar an cabhsa idir an oileán agus an mórthír le coincréit agus cóireofar é le clocha agus moirtéal.Dúirt an tAire Stáit McHugh go raibh sé sásta go raibh ar a chumas fógra mar seo a dhéanamh. “Táim sásta go bhfuil mo Roinn ábalta an tacaíocht seo a thabhairt do Chomhairle Contae Dhún na nGall le cur ar a gcumas tabhairt faoin obair athchóirithe riachtanach seo a bheidh ina chuidiú do phobal Oileán an Bhráighe”, arsa an tAire Stáit.€7,500 FOR CAUSEWAY WORKS ON ISLAND ROY, DOWNINGS was last modified: October 20th, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:DowningsfundingGAELTACHTJoe McHugh
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Leander PaesWhile Indian tennis player Leander Paes progressed to the third round of men’s doubles, compatriot Sania Mirza lost out in the women’s doubles second round on a rain affected Day 6 of the All England Tennis Championship at Wimbledon here.Heavy showers stopped play on Saturday afternoon when Mexican-American pair Santiago Gonzalez and Scott Lipsky were leading 2-1 in the first set against fifth seeded Indo-Czech duo Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek.After the restart on Court No.10, veterans Paes and Stepanek got a tough fight from their unseeded opponents but came out victorious 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3, 11-9 in a three hour battle.After sharing the first four sets, both teams successfully defended their service games until at the very end the fifth seeds broke Gonzalez and Lipsky on their fifth break point of the set, which lasted an hour and 15 minutes.Paes-Stepanek next play the winners of the match between Feliciano Lopez and Jurgen Melzer and 11th seeds Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau.On the adjacent Court No.11, Indo-Zimbabwean fourth seeds Sania and Cara Black were defeated 6-2, 6-7(7), 4-6 by Russian-Czech combine of Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie Safarova in two hours and 26 minutes.Sania MirzaSania and Cara were well on their way to clinching the match after easily winning the first set in 26 minutes. The fourth seeds were leading the second set tie-breaker, but Anastasia and Lucie turned the tables by winning the set and pushing the match into the decider.In the third set, the unseeded pair decisively broke Sania and Cara twice to enter the third round.advertisementRohan Bopanna’s both men’s and mixed doubles matches were cancelled and postponed due to inclement weather.Sunday is a rest day and action begins Monday at the only grass court Major tournament in the Tennis circuit.