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Watch: Donegal wedding video blows all others out of the water 2 weeks 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’ 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 3 weeks 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! 2 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 2 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 3 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 3 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! 3 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 3 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 3 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 4 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! 4 months 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 5 months ago

Spot the bridesmaid who made this wedding photo go viral

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An insider’s Wedding Fair survival guide 5 months 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 6 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 8 months 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 8 months 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 8 months 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 9 months 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? 9 months 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 9 months 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 9 months 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 9 months 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 10 months 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 10 months 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! 10 months 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 10 months 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 11 months 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 11 months 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! 11 months 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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Sweet! Donegal cafe confirms plans for wedding donut walls 11 months ago

Sweet! Donegal cafe confirms plans for wedding donut walls

A local cafe yesterday confirmed their first booking for a donut wall for a local wedding, and the internet loved it.

The Hatter Tea Room in Stranorlar were asked by …
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Happy Wedding Days! Donegal company offers to decorate a couple’s church for free 11 months ago

Happy Wedding Days! Donegal company offers to decorate a couple’s church for free

By  •  Bridal

Local wedding decor company Happily Ever After is offering couples an extra special offer on packages booked in January 2018, with a chance to win free a church display!

Happily …
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Winter/Spring 2018 Wedding Shows – the ultimate Donegal guide 11 months ago

Winter/Spring 2018 Wedding Shows – the ultimate Donegal guide

By  •  Bridal

Wedding Show season is starting with a flourish this new year, with luxury events and shows planned throughout winter and early spring.

The shows are a great opportunity to view …
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Couples will LOVE that this wedding company is taking €300 off decor for Christmas 12 months ago

Couples will LOVE that this wedding company is taking €300 off decor for Christmas

By  •  Bridal

Wedding decorators Happily Ever After have launched an amazing €300-off offer on packages booked during Christmas 2017. All you have to do is contact them on Facebook or call 0876472095.

Happily …
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle share happy engagement news 1 year ago

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle share happy engagement news

By  •  Bridal

A statement this morning announced the happy news for the young couple: “His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement of Prince Harry to Ms. Meghan …
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RTÉ are seeking brides-to-be to take part in ‘Say Yes to the Dress’ 1 year ago

RTÉ are seeking brides-to-be to take part in ‘Say Yes to the Dress’

RTÉ producers have started their search for brides-to-be to take part in the second series of ‘Say Yes to the Dress’.

Presented by Ireland’s most famous wedding planner, Peter Kelly …
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Radiant Martina gets mammy’s approval to say YES to the dress 1 year ago

Radiant Martina gets mammy’s approval to say YES to the dress

The 39-year-old Ramelton native appeared on the popular reality series tonight and was joined in the famous dressing room by her mum Ann, her daughter Amy and Brighdin Carr, who will …
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You might spot a familiar face on tonight’s ‘Say Yes to the Dress’ 1 year ago

You might spot a familiar face on tonight’s ‘Say Yes to the Dress’

Viewers will be tuning in across the country to see Martina Patterson from Ramelton, who is making plans to marry her fiance John Coll in August 2018. Martina has called …
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Donegal couple are in it for the long run after a marathon proposal 1 year ago

Donegal couple are in it for the long run after a marathon proposal

Gavin Ó Dónaill ran the Dublin City Marathon on October 29th – but it wasn’t the only challenge he had prepared for that day.

Gavin’s first marathon coincided with his …
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WATCH: 12-year-old son amazes with funny and sweet wedding speech 1 year ago

WATCH: 12-year-old son amazes with funny and sweet wedding speech

Stanley Jarman, aged 12, gave this stellar speech at his mum Melissa’s wedding to officially welcome his stepdad Iain Harris to the family.

Family and friends in the An Chuirt …
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Bride drives herself to her wedding – in a tractor! 1 year ago

Bride drives herself to her wedding – in a tractor!

Lucinda walked up the aisle of St. Mary’s in Ramelton on the 19th of August, after driving herself to the ceremony – in her dad’s tractor!

“I grew up on …
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This dream Donegal venue is about to open its doors for a special wedding fayre 1 year ago

This dream Donegal venue is about to open its doors for a special wedding fayre

Clear your diaries and visit Castle Grove House this Sunday for a special event to see their wedding values of exclusivity and care in action.

Exclusivity

Real exclusivity and dedicated …
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Donegal GAA Star ties the knot in dream Portugal wedding 1 year ago

Donegal GAA Star ties the knot in dream Portugal wedding

By  •  Bridal

The couple, from Donegal town, got married in the village of Cacela Velha.

Family and friends, including several of Karl’s All-Ireland winning Donegal team-mates, joined the couple for the reception …
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