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It’s a nice day for a… green wedding! 4 weeks ago

It’s a nice day for a… green wedding!

Laura Cavanagh and Colin Vaughan are not only a couple, but they are business partners with a passion for the environment.

The latest launch from their software development company Glitterbug
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Cathal Doherty and team crowned Wedding Videographer of the Year 2 months ago

Cathal Doherty and team crowned Wedding Videographer of the Year

Cathal Doherty Video Productions from Donegal has scooped the national title of Wedding Videographer of the Year 2019.

With more than two decades of experience, Cathal Doherty has left many …
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Sweet success for cake artist Mel Rodriguez 2 months ago

Sweet success for cake artist Mel Rodriguez

Mel Rodriguez is new to the wedding scene, but this award was just the icing on the cake for her popular service.

Originally from the Philippines, she has been living …
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Big celebrations as Radisson Blu picks up ‘Best Bridal Venue’ award 3 months ago

Big celebrations as Radisson Blu picks up ‘Best Bridal Venue’ award

Celebrations are underway as Radisson Blu Letterkenny have been awarded the prestigious title of ‘Best Bridal Venue’ in the 2019 North West Brides’ Awards for the second consecutive year. 


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The ‘Best Bridal Venue’ of the north west is revealed 3 months ago

The ‘Best Bridal Venue’ of the north west is revealed

Celebrations are underway as Radisson Blu Letterkenny have been awarded the prestigious title of ‘Best Bridal Venue’ in the 2019 North West Brides’ Awards for the second consecutive year!  


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Have you ‘herd’ about this Donegal wedding surprise? 3 months ago

Have you ‘herd’ about this Donegal wedding surprise?

By  •  Bridal

As wedding gifts go, Cahal McCloskey has set the bar high.

The Dungiven man stunned his wife Sinead by bringing a baa-rillient extra guest to their wedding reception at the …
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Save the date for this stunning Castle Grove wedding showcase 6 months ago

Save the date for this stunning Castle Grove wedding showcase

The Castle Grove team are all set to welcome brides and grooms to be this weekend as they visualise their dream wedding at the hotel.

There are so many reasons …
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Two Donegal hotels scoop top wedding awards 6 months ago

Two Donegal hotels scoop top wedding awards

Two top Donegal wedding hotels have been named among the best in the industry at the weddingsonline awards 2019.

Harvey’s Point and Lough Eske Castle, both located on the shores …
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Love and Marriage: Wedding Coordinator Georgina’s secrets to success 6 months ago

Love and Marriage: Wedding Coordinator Georgina’s secrets to success

There’s a lot of work involved in being a wedding coordinator, but there’s so much to love about the job too.

Georgina Howley has spent the last three years as …
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Events: Love is in the air at ‘The Woods’ Wedding Fayre 6 months ago

Events: Love is in the air at ‘The Woods’ Wedding Fayre

The weekend before Valentine’s was the perfect opportunity for Mulroy Woods to share the love by hosting a beautiful wedding fayre.

The Milford hotel has undergone a revival in the …
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Romance at ‘The Woods’ Wedding Fayre takes place this Sunday 6 months ago

Romance at ‘The Woods’ Wedding Fayre takes place this Sunday

The award-winning Mulroy Woods hotel in Milford is hosting their annual Wedding Fayre this Sunday 10th February from 2-5pm.

Future brides and grooms will be welcomed to a stunning afternoon …
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Donegal wedding showcase offering €1,000 in vouchers for all couples 7 months ago

Donegal wedding showcase offering €1,000 in vouchers for all couples

A special showcase at the Abbey Hotel and the Central Hotel in Donegal Town is offering couples a great gift as they plan their special days.

The Abbey Hotel and the …
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Getting married in 2019? RTE want to plan your wedding for free 7 months ago

Getting married in 2019? RTE want to plan your wedding for free

Did you get engaged over the Christmas season? If so, congrats!

Now that the excitement is settling after the big proposals, thoughts are turning to wedding planning – dates, venues, …
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Watch: Donegal wedding video blows all others out of the water 9 months ago

Watch: Donegal wedding video blows all others out of the water

Two Donegal newlyweds stunned their guests with an explosive entrance last weekend – complete with zombies, guns and jetskis!

Jackie and Bernard Greene from Bunbeg, Gaoth Dobhair, were delayed getting …
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‘My happy place is a bride’s house on her wedding morning’ 9 months ago

‘My happy place is a bride’s house on her wedding morning’

As the founder of TeamBride.ie, Carina Monteith from Lifford is a personal assistant for local brides on their wedding day.

She has spent over 10 years in the bridal world, …
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Madeleine’s Ballyliffin Lodge wedding team campaign for awards victory 9 months ago

Madeleine’s Ballyliffin Lodge wedding team campaign for awards victory

By  •  Bridal

The Ballyliffin Lodge and Spa Hotel is calling on the community and couples to help them win two coveted awards. 

There are just hours left to vote for this year’s …
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Watch: Donegal woman surprised by very sweet proposal 9 months ago

Watch: Donegal woman surprised by very sweet proposal

Brid Chandler and Thomas Keaveny from Convoy were out celebrating a nostalgic adult prom night in the Central Hotel when Brid got a very special surprise for dessert.

Thomas had …
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Beep Beep – Here comes the bride! 10 months ago

Beep Beep – Here comes the bride!

By  •  Bridal

Sharon Gallagher is well-known across Ireland as a professional driver for McGinley Coach Travel.

When it came to choosing a wedding car to take her to her reception in the …
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WATCH: Newlyweds stun their guests with hilarious wedding video 11 months ago

WATCH: Newlyweds stun their guests with hilarious wedding video

The adventures began when John failed to show up to his own wedding reception in Letterkenny…

Bride Carol Anne knew exactly where John would be, so she took matters into …
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Peek inside the stunning Drumhalla House at this week’s open event 11 months ago

Peek inside the stunning Drumhalla House at this week’s open event

The stunning Drumhalla House in Rahmulllan are opening their doors to the public for a very special Open House Event this Tuesday, September 25th from 7pm – 9pm.

You are …
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Country house wedding fayre set to bring dreams to reality 11 months ago

Country house wedding fayre set to bring dreams to reality

By  •  Bridal

Castle Grove Country House Hotel are hosting a wonderful Wedding Fayre this Sunday. Here, they tell us about the exclusivity and care they provide for couples on their most special …
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Watch: Newlyweds’ escapades are turned into amazing action film! 11 months ago

Watch: Newlyweds’ escapades are turned into amazing action film!

A young Donegal couple has set the bar high on wedding entrances after recording an epic cross-country quest.

Buncrana newlyweds Shaun McEleney and Elaine Doherty stunned their wedding guests when …
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Priest suggests tax on brides with plunging necklines 12 months ago

Priest suggests tax on brides with plunging necklines

By  •  Bridal

Venice-based priest Fr Cristiano Bobbo has suggested that some brides have been showing too much cleavage on their wedding day.

The priest wrote in the local parish magazine to say brides should …
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Watch: Father of the Bride’s speech takes a surprise twist 12 months ago

Watch: Father of the Bride’s speech takes a surprise twist

The July wedding of Scottish couple Steven Morrison and Patricia McArdle has gone viral in recent weeks after Patricia’s dad Frank organised an amazing speech.

In welcoming his son-in-law to …
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Harvey’s Point are hosting a magical Twilight wedding showcase 12 months ago

Harvey’s Point are hosting a magical Twilight wedding showcase

Many of us know that Harvey’s Point is a wedding venue like no other, but to see the lakeside hotel sparkling under the moonlight will be a special moment.

This …
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Watch: Donegal mammy steals the show during surprise proposal! 1 year ago

Watch: Donegal mammy steals the show during surprise proposal!

All mammies want the best for their daughters and hope they find happiness. Many dream of their children finding ‘The One’, but one Donegal mammy really couldn’t contain herself when …
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Spot the bridesmaid who made this wedding photo go viral 1 year ago

Spot the bridesmaid who made this wedding photo go viral

By  •  Bridal


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An insider’s Wedding Fair survival guide 1 year ago

An insider’s Wedding Fair survival guide

Hello all of you beautiful brides and grooms to be! I can’t believe we are in July already, this year is flying and I know that if you are planning …
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Wedding Album: Celebrating Claire and Odhran’s special day 1 year ago

Wedding Album: Celebrating Claire and Odhran’s special day

By  •  Bridal

This bright and beautiful day had many special moments for the families as they became one.

Pharmacy technician Claire and Tool Maker Odhrán crossed paths many times in their …
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Wedding Album: Love and laughter on Laura and Fabian’s big day 1 year ago

Wedding Album: Love and laughter on Laura and Fabian’s big day

By  •  Bridal

Laura and Fabian tied the knot in their hometown of Letterkenny this month, decades after they first met as kids.  

Laura and Fabian first met 30 years ago when Laura moved …
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Something Blu! Donegal hotel is crowned Best Bridal Venue for 2018 1 year ago

Something Blu! Donegal hotel is crowned Best Bridal Venue for 2018

By  •  Bridal

The talented team at Radisson Blu have this week earned the prestigious honour of being the best location for couples planning their big day.

The Bridal team pride themselves on being …
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Harry and Meghan release their official wedding photos… and they’re just beautiful 1 year ago

Harry and Meghan release their official wedding photos… and they’re just beautiful

Kensington Palace have released the official portraits of the Royal Wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, with sweet bridesmaids and page boys and loving poses making the album …
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The Royal Wedding: Let’s look at Meghan’s modern dress 1 year ago

The Royal Wedding: Let’s look at Meghan’s modern dress

By  •  Bridal

Meghan (36), now the Duchess of Sussex, wowed at Windsor on Saturday in a flawless elegant Givenchy dress by British designer Clare Waight Keller. The creator took everyone by surprise after much talk …
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Donegal toy makers design a doll fit for a Princess 1 year ago

Donegal toy makers design a doll fit for a Princess

Letterkenny-based toy creators Arklu are launching a Royal Flower Girl Doll for young and old to cherish ahead of the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

Lottie the Flower Girl has been …
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The Royal Wedding: We’re ready to be inspired 1 year ago

The Royal Wedding: We’re ready to be inspired

The countdown is well and truly on to the Royal Wedding and like many of you I am so excited to see what styles have been chosen from the flowers, …
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Wedding Inspiration: Four Donegal’s best profiles to follow 1 year ago

Wedding Inspiration: Four Donegal’s best profiles to follow

Planning a wedding is so exciting and of course us brides-to-be flock online to research all things weddings!

There are so many fantastic sites out there to go to for …
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Donegal bride-to-be finds her dream confidence dress 1 year ago

Donegal bride-to-be finds her dream confidence dress

By  •  Bridal

Siobhan Malone appeared on the RTE reality bridal show to find her dream dress ahead of her marriage to Donegal man PJ Mc Barron.

The beautiful Galway woman was a two-time …
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Donegal hotel launches lovely mission to find their wedding couples 1 year ago

Donegal hotel launches lovely mission to find their wedding couples

By  •  Bridal

If you celebrated your marriage at this Donegal Town hotel in the years gone by, you are invited to a truly unique celebration of romance this summer.

The Central …
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Don’t miss this delightful Diamond Wedding Showcase 1 year ago

Don’t miss this delightful Diamond Wedding Showcase

The Diamond Wedding Showcase takes place this Sunday 25th March from 2 – 5pm in the Abbey and Central Hotels, Donegal Town.

Start the day with a champagne reception then meet with …
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Calling all couples: Would you like to share your REAL wedding stories? 1 year ago

Calling all couples: Would you like to share your REAL wedding stories?

One of my favourite things to do is to share all of the tips and tricks I have learned over the years as a wedding planner to help you to …
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This Donegal proposal story is just plane brilliant 1 year ago

This Donegal proposal story is just plane brilliant

By  •  Bridal

The blue skies of Donegal were the perfect setting for a Derry couple’s happy engagement this week.

Yvonne McDaid and Shaun Hasson were flying (on the wings of love, presumably) …
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This couple’s unique wedding is one for the history books 1 year ago

This couple’s unique wedding is one for the history books

The bride and groom had been searching for somewhere special to celebrate their big day – and upon finding the Donegal beauty spot online, they knew it would be the …
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The best ways to book your wedding entertainment 1 year ago

The best ways to book your wedding entertainment

Food and Music, these are the two biggest things that people will remember from your wedding and will talk about for weeks or even months afterwards too. So it’s natural …
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Wedding Albums: Alma and Stephen’s special moments 1 year ago

Wedding Albums: Alma and Stephen’s special moments

Photographs shared by Pamela Bloe Photography

Alma Stewart and Stephen Gallagher were married on the 18th of November 2017 on an unforgettable day of fun personal moments.

Alma, an accounting …
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Making time for each other on your wedding day 1 year ago

Making time for each other on your wedding day

Couples spend anywhere from 1- 2 years on average planning their wedding. That is a lot of time and effort and love put into planning their big day.

Yet the …
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It’s Wedding Award bliss for these Donegal winners! 1 year ago

It’s Wedding Award bliss for these Donegal winners!

Ireland’s top wedding businesses and services were celebrated a glamorous black tie gala ceremony in Meath on Monday, co-hosted by Presenter Lisa Cannon and sponsored by wedding planning software Moposa.


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How to make a Wedding Beauty Plan 2 years ago

How to make a Wedding Beauty Plan

A wedding date gives you a deadline and forces you to start making a move. The clock is ticking and it’s time to start checking things off your wedding beauty …
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Tatt’s True Love: Groom-to-be puts his Donegal wedding date in writing 2 years ago

Tatt’s True Love: Groom-to-be puts his Donegal wedding date in writing

The Villa Rose and Jackson’s Wedding Fayre on Sunday 29th January was an elegant and exciting event for couples to view the venues and meet with over 70 exhibitors as …
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Events: Wedding dreams come true at Villa Rose & Jackson’s Hotels 2 years ago

Events: Wedding dreams come true at Villa Rose & Jackson’s Hotels

Love was in the air from the moment couples walked into the foyers of Jackson’s and Villa Rose in Ballybofey. Over two hotels, and two beautiful ballrooms, this year’s wedding …
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Introducing: Wedding columnist Alexandra Manning! 2 years ago

Introducing: Wedding columnist Alexandra Manning!

A big hello to all of the DonegalWoman.ie readers! I am absolutely thrilled to join the wonderful team of writers here and to bring you all an insight into the …
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