Electricity breakthrough ‘so simple it’s baffling’


A self-confessed “physics junkie” has developed a mechanism which he says could revolutionise the way electricity is generated. Energy and how it is created has been a passion of Chris Devine’s for decades. Now, from the garage of his Rossgier home, he believes he may have come up with a way of slashing household power […]


Donegal says a fond farewell to Eamon ‘Brock’ Martin


ONE of Lifford’s most colourful characters, Eamon Martin, has passed away. Mr Martin, better known to friends and the wider community as ‘Brock’, ran a tyre depot and souvenir shop in the border town for decades. He captured national headlines for his 46 year running battle with the planning authorities over the expansion of his […]


Listening is key to a successful relationship – Majella O’Donnell


   MAJELLA O’Donnell gave her expert advice at the latest Donegal Woman in Business conference, as well as some insight knowledge into her happy,15 year marriage with husband Daniel. Listening, Learning and Sharing was the theme for the hugely successful Connect to Grow seminar, attracting women in business from around the country to Harvey’s Point […]


Google urged to map the changing face of Donegal


A COUNCILLOR is calling on the local authority to notify Google and all other e-mappers of changes to local road layouts. Cllr Michael McBride said he was prompted to table the motion at a sitting of Letterkenny Municipal District on Monday following a mix-up in the summertime which led to an appointment running late. The […]


Donegal among top AirBnB destinations


IT comes as no surprise that Donegal has featured three times in the top 15 trending summer destinations for Irish travellers, according to Airbnb. According to data from bookings on the site from June 1 and August 31, 2017, Buncrana and Ballyshannon were among of the most popular holiday destinations. Coming in ahead of the […]