Ready and gable: Pub’s wall gets new look

A new mural on the gable wall of a restaurant and bar outside Carrigart has drawn admiring glances from passers-by in recent days. Renowned Armagh artist Dean Keane was given the gable of the Olde Glen Bar as his canvas and the finished product is a nod to Kinnegar Brewing. Local and visitors alike looked […]

Tyrone GAA star in court on dangerous driving charge

TYRONE GAA star Cathal McShane has appeared before a court in Donegal charged with dangerous driving. The 2019 All-Star full forward was summonsed to appear before Letterkenny District Court this morning after being arrested for speeding. He was pulled over at Dromore, Letterkenny, on Sunday. No further details of the alleged offence or the speed […]

Donegal properties on market for as low as €40,000

TWO apartments and a number of residential properties in Donegal are among the lots to go under the hammer at an online auction this week. BidX1, the digital property investment platform is hosting two online auctions on July 28 and 30. Two two-bedroom apartments situated in the Atlantic Point Apartments, Atlantic Way, Bundoran go to […]

Bundoran RNLI receives call of bodyboarders in trouble

THE volunteer crew of Bundoran RNLI was called out yesterday afternoon to reports of bodyboarders in trouble at Rossnowlagh Beach. Just after 2.05pm, the crew was alerted to the situation by Malin Head Coast Guard who had received an emergency call. Within minutes the crew had assembled at the lifeboat station and launched the ‘William […]

Design proposals sought for Letterkenny’s Market Square

  Letterkenny Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Donegal County Council presents a competition for the reimagining of the public space at Market Square, Letterkenny. The competition is inviting concept design proposals for Market Square, Letterkenny, that embrace architecture and design in creating great places that people want to experience and spend time in. The […]

Family finally reunited after 125 days apart

A LOVING family were finally reunited last weekend after spending four long months apart due to the coronavirus pandemic. Joan Forrest (McGinley) from Ardara, her husband Brian and their teenage daughters Aoife and Isla had a tearful reunion in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday last. They have spent the last 125 days apart after Brian found […]

Letterkenny fuel deal attracts keen interest

Tailbacks sprang up within minutes on the outskirts of Letterkenny this afternoon to avail of Applegreen’s special offer of cheap fuel for one hour only. To celebrate its birthday the company was offering petrol and diesel at 24.7 cent. “It was incredible,” said one lady who was quick to the filling station at Bonagee. “The […]

Donegal continues to support #abetterlifeforlivie

THE whole county has really got behind the Mulhern family in recent weeks through #abetterlifeforlivie to raise much needed funds for her life-saving treatment. Following the launch of the new single during the Wild Atlantic Wains #childrenhelpingchildren show, more and more people are donating to #teamlivie every day. Please keep the momentum going and help […]

Cathaoirleach welcomes July Jobs Stimulus Plan

Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council, Cllr Rena Donaghey has strongly welcomed the new jobs stimulus package announced by Government yesterday and particularly welcomes the focus on supports for small and medium sized enterprises. The July Jobs Stimulus Plan is aimed at boosting economic recovery and jobs amid the Covid-19 pandemic and includes over €4 billion of […]