Scheme payments will go up in smoke!

The Department of Agriculture are in the process of investigating recent fires, with any offenders found to lose out on scheme payments.

Time to Quench the thirst for fire

Here is a video below, sent into us by Castlerea woman Vera Parsons, which shows the extremity of recent forest and gorse fires in the Castlerea area.

Cloosh Valley destroyed with forest fire

Firefighters battle continued blazes as a third of the forest in Cloosh valley, Connemara has been destroyed by fires.