First night in ‘improved’ home for Daniel and Majella

Daniel O’Donnell and his wife, Majella, will tonight spend the first night in their beautiful new home following a makeover by Dermot Bannon, from RTE’s Room to Improve programme.

The pair took part in the programme after Majella bumped into the 44-year-old architect at an exhibition and asked for his advice.

Having asked him to come up to Donegal – not meaning for the show – but just to give advice, Dermot asked the couple if they would like to feature on the programme. 


Speaking in an interview before Christmas, Daniel said Dermot “was doing a great job”.


He said: “He came in, and the three things we wanted done were done, but he tore the house apart! 

“He said we had a very ordinary house – and us thinking we were living like royalty,” Daniel joked.

Room to Improve is back on our screens on Thursday on RTE.

Daniel and Majella O’Donnell pictured with Dermot Bannon, from RTE’s Room to Improve, in their home.

Daniel and Majella O’Donnell pictured with Dermot Bannon, from RTE’s Room to Improve.


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