FIVE Donegal seafood processing and aquaculture companies are to benefit from grants worth almost €1.5million.
Letterkenny’s Sonder has been named Best Cafe in Donegal and it is not difficult to see what swayed the judges.
THE brother of a woman whose body was discovered on a Donegal beach more than a decade ago says he is pinning his hopes of finding out what happened her on a Garda whistleblower. Mary Reid’s remains were found on the shore at the Isle of Doagh on January 29 2003. The […]
COUNTRY music fans across Donegal will be saddened to learn this morning of the passing of Big Tom.
A weather warning has been issued as winds are forecast to reach 60 and possibly even 70mph later this evening.
A total of €109,000 in funding has been allocated to Donegal in support of local heritage projects. The funding was announced by the Minister for Culture, Heritage, and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan, under the 2018 Structures at Risk Fund and the Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2018. Government Chief Whip and Minister for the Irish language, […]
DONEGAL County Council has revealed that the number of young people attending Wainfest in 2017 increased by more than 100 per-cent to just over 7,100. Wainfest is Donegal’s Arts and Book Festival for Children and is one of the leading festivals for children in the country. “This increase is phenomenal,” said Sinead […]
MOTORISTS are being urged to act responsibly ahead of what is traditionally one of the busiest weekends on the county’s roads. There have been four fatalities on Donegal’s roads this year and 38 lives lost nationally. Donegal County Council’s Road Safety Officer, Brian O’Donnell, said the last thing anyone wanted was for […]
EASTER is just around the corner, that time of the year when chocolate eggs and chocolate bunnies are on display in every supermarket across Ireland. We’re already licking our lips but it is important that we don’t forget about our oral health, writes Eileen McGlinchey, founder of Smileyeileey’s Oral Health Promotions. Some […]
FORMER Bishop of Raphoe, Philip Boyce, has been appointed to stand in for the Bishop of Dromore following his resignation. Bishop John McAreavey stood down amid controversy over celebrating Mass alongside a priest whom he knew was a paedophile. The late Fr Malachy Finegan has been accused of sexual abuse by 12 people. Advertisement There […]