From Canada to Ballyness

“I received amazing care from the nursing staff and doctors in the ICU and after three days was transferred to another ward for further close observation for the next four days.”

Canada’s cannabis smokers rolling up to sample Donegal

FOR decades Donegal has been getting the thumbs up from Canadian tourists but it is now proving a hit with the country’s pot smokers too. It is some weeks since the North American country moved to decriminalise cannabis and suppliers have been struggling to keep up with demand. A strain of the narcotic that smokers […]

Donegal Farmer makes TV debut in Canada

A Donegal farmer is set to appear on Canadian TV screens in the coming weeks. Tourism Ireland in Canada have teamed up with The Weather Network, in an exciting new collaboration to promote  Ireland, which will run until mid-November. Canadians, like ourselves, love to chat about the weather, as evidenced by the 1.46 million followers […]

Avril McNamee prepares to take on the world (again)

WITH August just around the corner players from all over the world are descending on Calgary, Canada, for the World Handball Championships. Avril Mc Namee from local club Seán Mac Cumhaills will once again be competing in the Championships as the sole representative from Donegal and everyone would like to wish her every success. The […]