first_imgNewsx Adverts LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Pinterest Google+ Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Previous articleMarie Therese Gallagher to be confirmed as Deputy Mayor of DonegalNext articleDonegal makes history as Cllr Marie Therese Gallagher becomes Deputy Mayor News Highland WhatsApp Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Facebookcenter_img Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Pinterest Twitter WhatsApp A security alert is continuing in the Bishops Street area of Derry after a suspicious vehicle was left in a car park close to the courthouse.Residents have been evacuated from nearby sheltered housing, and a controlled explosion was carried out  last night.It had been hoped that traffic restrictions would be eased in the Diamond and Bishops Street area within the next hour, but it’s feared diversions will remain in place for the next few hours.Shortly after half past six last night, a telephone call was received warning of a bomb in a car in the car park opposite the courthouse.At around 7 o’clock, dozens of elderly residents were moved from the Alexander House Sheltered Housing Development, just yards away from the courthouse.Bomb disposal experts examined the car, and a controlled explosion was been carried out at around 9 o’clock.Court hearings which were to have taken place this morning have been moved to other courts across the region. Jurors scheduled to attend the court today should attend tomorrow instead.The incident has been roundly condemned, with SDLP Assembly member Pat Ramsey saying the residents were “distressed, angry and frustrated”………….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/ramsyadd.mp3[/podcast] By News Highland – March 28, 2011 Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Anger in Derry as security alert continues in Bishop Street NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Facebooklast_img