Derry farmer David Butler not holding breath for flood disaster support from Stormont

A man whose land was swamped in floods two-and-a-half years ago has given up hope of funding support from Stormont .

Wednesday, 29th January 2020, 9:00 pm
Rural Support highlights damaging impact of recent wet weather on farming – Local charity, Rural Support is highlighting the increasingly worrying impact the recent unprecedented and prolonged wet weather is having on farming communities across Northern Ireland. David Butler from Eglinton is one of many farmers in Northern Ireland who have been severely affected by the storms. The picture shows the devastating impact the weather has had on Davidâ€TMs crops which he has been unable to plough over the last few months. If youâ€TMre from the rural community and in need of support, speak to someone in confidence via the Rural Support helpline on 0845 606 7 607.