5,500 jobs ‘at risk’ in Donegal’s hospitality sector

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews 5,500 jobs ‘at risk’ in Donegal’s hospitality sector RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Facebook Previous article200 fewer Donegal people on Covid payment from todayNext articleBritish & EU negotiators to begin three days of Brexit talks News Highland Pinterest Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Google+ Google+ By News Highland – September 8, 2020 center_img Pinterest WhatsApp WhatsApp An estimated 5,500 jobs are at risk in the hospitality sector in Donegal.That’s according to the latest survey from the Irish Hotels Federation which has revealed the enormous challenges facing hotels and guesthouses in Donegal and across the country as demand continues to plummet as a result of the Covid crisis.Bookings for September/October are said to have plunged with average room occupancy levels at 33% in the Border region.Paul Diver, Chair of the Donegal branch the IHF says the Government must work more closely with the sector to ensure livelihoods are saved:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/paudfgdfgdfgdfgldiver.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Twitter Facebook Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens furtherlast_img read more