Receiver dismisses rumours of Gallagher’s Hotel closure

There are no plans to close the long established Gallagher’s Hotel in Letterkenny, the receiver appointed to the premises insisted yesterday.

There are no plans to close the long established Gallagher’s Hotel in Letterkenny, the receiver appointed to the premises insisted yesterday.

Accountant Seamus Farren said: “Gallagher’s Hotel continues to be a going concern. Turnover is up in it and it is performing very well thanks to the management and staff.”

Apppointed as receiver two years ago last May, he was responding to local rumours that the popular 93 bedroom hotel was about to close.

“I can tell you categorically that it will not be closing,” he told the ‘Democrat’.