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# tory-island - Saturday 24 March, 2018

'Fast ferry' service for Tory Island ends long-running row
# Delegating Responsibility
# Delegating Responsibility

'Fast ferry' service for Tory Island ends long-running row

Mar 24th 2018, 7:25 PM 28,950 Views 21 Comments

Meanwhile, a retired surveyor who inspected the Queen of Aran vessel multiple times argues it’s “perfectly seaworthy”.

# tory-island - Friday 9 March, 2018

'It's heartbreaking' - locals 'completely' reject latest state proposals to end Tory Island ferry impasse
# On The Cliff Edge
# On The Cliff Edge

'It's heartbreaking' - locals 'completely' reject latest state proposals to end Tory Island ferry impasse

Mar 9th 2018, 6:10 AM 17,997 Views 53 Comments

“We were expecting proposals, not conditions,” says manager of the Tory Co Op Marjorie Uí Chearbhaill.

# tory-island - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

'We're gonna need a better boat': Tory Island protest outside Leinster House
# Donegal
# Donegal

'We're gonna need a better boat': Tory Island protest outside Leinster House

Feb 14th 2018, 1:30 PM 27,991 Views 70 Comments

The island’s 150-odd residents say the 42-year-old ferry that’s been chosen to service the island isn’t suitable.

# tory-island - Friday 9 February, 2018

Families say they will leave Tory Island if 42-year-old ferry comes into service
# Donegal
# Donegal

Families say they will leave Tory Island if 42-year-old ferry comes into service

Feb 9th 2018, 12:05 AM 63,452 Views 98 Comments

Islanders are taking their protest to the gates of Leinster House next week.

# tory-island - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

A Donegal woman proved to her Canadian husband just how good An Post are
# Tory Island
From The Daily Edge
# Tory Island

A Donegal woman proved to her Canadian husband just how good An Post are

Nov 9th 2016, 8:11 AM 11,912 Views 2 Comments

From Toronto to Tory Island.

# tory-island - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Fishing boat off Donegal coast nearly hit by submarine
# Close Encounter
# Close Encounter

Fishing boat off Donegal coast nearly hit by submarine

Sep 9th 2015, 4:23 PM 28,007 Views 44 Comments

The incident happened about 14 miles off Tory Island.

# tory-island - Sunday 19 July, 2015

10 tips for offbeat travellers in Ireland
# Column
# Column

10 tips for offbeat travellers in Ireland

Jul 19th 2015, 8:45 AM 397 Views 16 Comments

If you like exploring Irish history, stories and eccentricities then read on…

# tory-island - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Islanders left stranded as ferry unable to operate due to high seas
# Tory Island
# Tory Island

Islanders left stranded as ferry unable to operate due to high seas

Jan 15th 2015, 9:02 AM 9,840 Views 10 Comments

The Irish Coast Guard has been taking out emergency supplies such as milk, potatoes and even the post.

# tory-island - Monday 15 September, 2014

This private island off Donegal costs €140k - here's what you'd get for the same money
# Secret Lair
From The Daily Edge
# Secret Lair

This private island off Donegal costs €140k - here's what you'd get for the same money

Sep 15th 2014, 5:55 PM 32,663 Views 18 Comments

Ideal home for scenery-loving supervillain.

# tory-island - Monday 28 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: 3 days to go
# Fiscal Compacted
# Fiscal Compacted

Referendum roundup: 3 days to go

May 28th 2012, 9:00 PM 3,217 Views 46 Comments

Austerity treaty, stability treaty, or somewhere in between? TheJournal.ie keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.

PHOTOS: People living on Donegal islands go to the polls
# Democracy
# Democracy

PHOTOS: People living on Donegal islands go to the polls

May 28th 2012, 4:00 PM 3,217 Views 9 Comments

Some of the 750 voters on the islands off the Donegal coast cast their ballots in the referendum today, three days before the rest of the country.

Poll: Should there still be a moratorium on election broadcasts?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should there still be a moratorium on election broadcasts?

May 28th 2012, 10:23 AM 1,956 Views 12 Comments

While broadcasters will be barred from election coverage from Wednesday lunchtime, island voters will already have voted.

It's polling day (if you live on one of five islands in Donegal)
# Referendum
# Referendum

It's polling day (if you live on one of five islands in Donegal)

May 28th 2012, 10:00 AM 1,617 Views 3 Comments

Around 750 voters in Arranmore, Gola, Inishboffin, Inishfree and Tory Island will kick off the Fiscal Compact vote today.

# tory-island - Friday 16 December, 2011

Oil tanker requests assistance after developing cracks off Donegal coast
# Donegal
# Donegal

Oil tanker requests assistance after developing cracks off Donegal coast

Dec 16th 2011, 1:35 PM 3,366 Views 12 Comments

The tanker is understood to have developed cracks in its hull.

# tory-island - Friday 30 September, 2011

Islanders to vote first in presidential election
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Islanders to vote first in presidential election

Sep 30th 2011, 3:13 PM 612 Views 3 Comments

Details of island voting have been released by the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government.