Tirconaill Tribune

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The Tribune
Type Weekly newspaper
Format Tabloid
Editor John McAteer
Headquarters Letterkenny, County Donegal

The Tirconaill Tribune is a local newspaper that circulates in County Donegal, Ireland. The paper is circulated every Friday. The newspaper's headquarters is in Milford.

The book No News at Throat Lake covers a journalist's year working with the paper in 1998.

In 2008, the newspaper published the Government's decision to make a u-turn and end disability allowances for teenagers between the age of 16 and 18. The paper reported that Tánaiste Mary Coughlan had met with concerned constituents and that the Down Syndrome Association had received confirmation of the change. Fine Gael TD Joe McHugh brought a copy of the newspaper to Leinster House to inform his leader Enda Kenny.[1]


  1. ^ Miriam Lord's Week - Coughlan lets cat out of bag, The Irish Times. 1 November 2008.

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