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Donegal’s finest female artists unite for hospice memorial album 5 days ago

Donegal’s finest female artists unite for hospice memorial album

The Wild Atlantic Women ‘Live, Laugh, Love’ CD project is a collection of songs donated from local artists in aid of Donegal Hospice.

The compilation also remembers a much-loved young …
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Superstar Cher announces first Irish concert in 15 years 5 days ago

Superstar Cher announces first Irish concert in 15 years

The Goddess of Pop is on her way – legendary singer Cher is coming to Ireland in 2019.

Cher will play her first live show here in over 15 years …
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Spice Up Your Summer: The girls are coming to Dublin! 4 weeks ago

Spice Up Your Summer: The girls are coming to Dublin!

The legendary pop group have added extra dates to their much-anticipated today which will now begin in Dublin on Friday 24th May 2019.

It’s 21 years since Spice Girls last …
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Director Jo leads her BBC team to victory 1 month ago

Director Jo leads her BBC team to victory

Josephine McCusker from Letterkenny picked up a prestigious Royal Television Society Award last weekend for a ground-breaking BBC sports documentary.

‘Alan Shearer: Dementia, Football & Me’ won Best Sports Programme …
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Derry Girls ‘buzzing’ to be back filming in Derry 1 month ago

Derry Girls ‘buzzing’ to be back filming in Derry

Some very well-known characters have been spotted around Derry this week as filming begins on series two of Derry Girls.

The cast, crew and series writer Lisa McGee arrived in …
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It’s that time of year again – the John Lewis Christmas advert is here 1 month ago

It’s that time of year again – the John Lewis Christmas advert is here

The much-anticipated John Lewis Christmas advert was released this morning with a sprinkling of star quality.

Titled The Boy and the Piano, the advert celebrates the life of Elton John. The singer’s …
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I’m a Celebrity line-up revealed: Here’s who’s coming to the jungle! 1 month ago

I’m a Celebrity line-up revealed: Here’s who’s coming to the jungle!

I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! is back this Sunday which can mean only one thing… the time has come for a brand new cast of celebrities to head …
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Shandon Hotel documentary to dish up drama tonight 2 months ago

Shandon Hotel documentary to dish up drama tonight

The first episode of ‘An Shandon’ airs tonight, sharing a behind the scenes look at the Shandon Hotel in Donegal, where the staff have as much craic as the guests.

The four-part fly …
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Amazing Amy is crowned Young Musician of the Year 2018 2 months ago

Amazing Amy is crowned Young Musician of the Year 2018

The talented 20-year-old from Bridgetown, Laghey, was victorious in the grand final on Saturday evening in the Freemasons Hall, Molesworth Street, Dublin.

Amy was joined by her parents Billy and Aisling Gillen …
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A ‘Fantasy’ world as old school pals take lead roles on California stage 2 months ago

A ‘Fantasy’ world as old school pals take lead roles on California stage

From Chris McNulty in California

Next Thursday, unbeaten middleweight boxer Quigley takes on Freddy Hernandez in the first defence of his NABF middleweight belt.

The following Friday night, dancer O’Meara-Curran …
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Glitzy winter ball celebrates 18 years of i.C.A.R.E. 2 months ago

Glitzy winter ball celebrates 18 years of i.C.A.R.E.

Lock the date in your diary and gather your friends for a spectacular evening at the i.C.A.R.E. charity winter ball!

i.C.A.R.E. have announced details of their ball on Saturday 17th …
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Events: A special screening of new TV series ‘An Shandon’ 2 months ago

Events: A special screening of new TV series ‘An Shandon’

The Shandon Hotel & Spa hosted a glamorous premiere party this week to launch a new TV series – only the staff were the stars for the show!

An exclusive …
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You’ll never guess what Jamie Dornan’s daughter thinks he does for a living 2 months ago

You’ll never guess what Jamie Dornan’s daughter thinks he does for a living

Hollywood star Jamie Dornan is adored by fans all over the world, but his eldest daughter has a completely different idea about her dad’s day job.

The Northern Ireland actor …
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Hi, did you hear they’ve started on Derry Girls Season 2? 2 months ago

Hi, did you hear they’ve started on Derry Girls Season 2?

This week, some of our favourite cast members have revealed that they’ve got their hands on the Derry Girls Season 2 script and begun read-throughs. Class!

Fans are falling for Rebecca Harkin’s new single 3 months ago

Fans are falling for Rebecca Harkin’s new single

The up-and-coming songbird launched the soulful single this month ahead of her future album release.

There has been a lot of love shared online for Rebecca’s talent in ‘Fall Like …
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Singer Eve Belle making great first impressions 3 months ago

Singer Eve Belle making great first impressions

Eve Belle Murtagh is the singer-songwriter behind that pop song we can’t get out of our heads.

The 20-year-old Gaoth Dobhair native is on the rise and has had a …
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Mamma Mia! Hollywood star Christine Baranski is special guest at Donegal beach event 3 months ago

Mamma Mia! Hollywood star Christine Baranski is special guest at Donegal beach event

Actress Christine Baranski brought an A-List touch to an environmental event on a Donegal beach today – much to the surprise of many.

Baranski, who stars in Mamma Mia, The …
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Watch: Daniel fan delighted by in-flight birthday concert 3 months ago

Watch: Daniel fan delighted by in-flight birthday concert

A lucky Aer Lingus passenger got a surprise extra when …
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Neasa to shine on TG4’s new weather team 4 months ago

Neasa to shine on TG4’s new weather team

Neasa Bheáid (21) from Gaoth Dobhair will be one of three new faces to host the Irish channels’ daily weather bulletins.

Neasa was chosen for the role following an intensive screening …
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Little Lewis (5) and friend star in heart-warming advert 4 months ago

Little Lewis (5) and friend star in heart-warming advert

Lewis Evans from Ballybofey is just five years old and he can already add ‘toy creator’ to his list of talents!

The imaginative boy was the winner of a special …
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Waterford Rose takes the 2018 crown 4 months ago

Waterford Rose takes the 2018 crown

Waterford Rose Kirsten Mate Maher has won the 59th Rose of Tralee Festival.

Kirsten is the first African-Irish Rose to win the traditional pageant. The 21-year-old student and part-time model was speechless upon …
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Roses from Donegal have their big moment on Night One in Tralee 4 months ago

Roses from Donegal have their big moment on Night One in Tralee

Tralee is packed with squads of Donegal people this week as four young women from all parts of the county take part in the 59th edition of the Rose of Tralee International Festival.


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Not one, but four Donegal woman to appear in Rose of Tralee final 4 months ago

Not one, but four Donegal woman to appear in Rose of Tralee final

The countdown is on to the 59th Rose of Tralee contest – with this year’s show featuring four young women from Donegal, including our very own Donegal Rose Niamh Duggan.


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Majella takes time out to discuss life’s major moments 4 months ago

Majella takes time out to discuss life’s major moments

A new chat series called Time Out begins tonight (Friday), which will see Majella opening up on some of the biggest moments that mattered in her life.

The TV star, broadcaster and …
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Amybeth’s adventures continue as Anne with an E is renewed 4 months ago

Amybeth’s adventures continue as Anne with an E is renewed

Netflix has announced that they are bringing back the award-winning Anne with an E, starring Donegal actress Amybeth McNulty, for a third season. 

The coming-of-age adventure drama has captured hearts and minds …
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All smiles for Sally when Nathan Carter paid a surprise visit! 4 months ago

All smiles for Sally when Nathan Carter paid a surprise visit!

Sally Crossan from Lifford had an unexpected visitor on Thursday when Country Music star Nathan Carter arrived at her home.

Carter was in Donegal for the Clonmany Festival last week, …
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TV3’s Ireland AM team raise over €39,000 for cancer charity 4 months ago

TV3’s Ireland AM team raise over €39,000 for cancer charity

The TV3 Ireland AM team, which includes Donegal woman Ciara Doherty, have gone above and beyond their target for the ‘AM Fights Cancer Week’ fundraiser.

Their target of €20,000 was well …
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It’s Love Island finale day – who are the favourites, and where’s the party? 5 months ago

It’s Love Island finale day – who are the favourites, and where’s the party?

Love Island fans will have their calendar’s cleared to watch tonight’s final. But, who will be crowned the winners?

Jack and Dani are the bookies favourite to win the £50,000 prize …
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Gogglebox Ireland is on the lookout for new telly-lovers 5 months ago

Gogglebox Ireland is on the lookout for new telly-lovers

TV3’s hit show Gogglebox Ireland is back this Autumn and they’re on the lookout for new faces and their sofas to join Ireland’s funniest TV fans.

This time, producers say they are looking …
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It Takes Two! Mum and daughter join TV talent show 5 months ago

It Takes Two! Mum and daughter join TV talent show

Jessica McKean from St Johnston is the youngest performer to be chosen for ‘Two Talented’ on RTEjr. She won’t be alone though, as the show format is all about double …
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Daniel and Majella enlist fans to help plan the ultimate USA Road Trip 5 months ago

Daniel and Majella enlist fans to help plan the ultimate USA Road Trip

Donegal couple Daniel and Majella O’Donnell are off to the USA this September, but what they get up to is down to their fans’ suggestions.

Following three successful series of …
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Devastated Samira QUITS in Love Island shocker 5 months ago

Devastated Samira QUITS in Love Island shocker

The 22-year-old dancer will appear in her last episode on the ITV dating show tonight (Thursday). Viewers will see he walking out the villa doors in an emotional send-off after …
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The Love Island Villa is for sale – but it’s not cheap 5 months ago

The Love Island Villa is for sale – but it’s not cheap

Love Island’s second house ‘Casa Amor’ was the source of plenty of heated moments in recent weeks.  Now you can experience the hotspot for yourself, that is, if you can …
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Watch: Amybeth returns to Green Gables for series two of Netflix hit ‘Anne’ 6 months ago

Watch: Amybeth returns to Green Gables for series two of Netflix hit ‘Anne’

We’ll be going back to the Green Gables soon as an expanded ten episode run of ‘Anne with an E’ is released in full this Friday, 6th July.

Donegal …
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Special show puts Donegal’s female fiddlers in the spotlight 6 months ago

Special show puts Donegal’s female fiddlers in the spotlight

The Regional Cultural Centre is set to host a unique celebration concert for female fiddlers on July 15th.

The fiddle has long been associated with County Donegal, but apart from …
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Love Island star’s behaviour prompts warning from Women’s Aid 6 months ago

Love Island star’s behaviour prompts warning from Women’s Aid

A dispute between contestants Adam Collard and Rosie Williams over loyalty and coupling on Wednesday night gathered negative comments from viewers over Adam’s behaviour.

Rosie choked back tears when she …
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Museum seeks memorabilia from the Showband Days, can you help? 6 months ago

Museum seeks memorabilia from the Showband Days, can you help?

This exhibition focuses on the showband era, which helped transform Irish social life from the late 1950s until the early 1970s. In this period there were 500 showbands playing all …
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Donegal duo to star in cliffhanger Ros na Rún season finale 6 months ago

Donegal duo to star in cliffhanger Ros na Rún season finale

Characters Dee (de Buitléir) and Katy Daly (Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh) will face some explosive revelations in the episode this Thursday evening 14th June at 8.30pm on TG4.

A sneak peek at …
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Local fan springs new hope by asking Garth Brooks about Irish return 6 months ago

Local fan springs new hope by asking Garth Brooks about Irish return

Garth Brooks has said he is 100% willing to bring his world tour to Ireland after the ‘heart-breaking’ cancellations four years ago.

Superfan Karen Green, who lives in Donegal, gained …
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Want to go blonde and audition for LMDG’s next big musical? 6 months ago

Want to go blonde and audition for LMDG’s next big musical?

The Letterkenny Music and Drama Group are back in action again! After their very successful run of Beneath an Irish Sky on the festival circuit and Hairspray last December the …
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Love Island: Will the new girls save Dr Alex’s heart? 6 months ago

Love Island: Will the new girls save Dr Alex’s heart?

A&E doctor Alex George has been feeling downbeat on ITV’s reality dating show Love Island.

Things aren’t looking good after Alex’s rejection at the first coupling up and having been snubbed by Hayley during …
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WATCH: Leathers, bubbles and rocky moments in Daniel and Majella’s Donegal B&B visit 6 months ago

WATCH: Leathers, bubbles and rocky moments in Daniel and Majella’s Donegal B&B visit

The star couple were home in the hills when they visited Mary and Owen Doyle at Greencastle’s award-winning On the Rocks B&B.

The episode was a humorous and thrilling adventure …
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Excitement builds for Buncrana’s big Lip Sync Battle 7 months ago

Excitement builds for Buncrana’s big Lip Sync Battle

The battle of music and impersonations is set to be an unmissable event on the 3rd of June in the Plaza Buncrana.

Twelve brave performers and the committee members …
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Behind the Scenes at the B&B: What’s it like to host Daniel and Majella? 7 months ago

Behind the Scenes at the B&B: What’s it like to host Daniel and Majella?

It’s always a special moment for the O’Donnells when they visit Donegal during their RTE travel series, and this year is no different.

Daniel and Majella spent a night at …
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Blue Ribbon celebrate 20 years with a trip down the yellow brick road! 7 months ago

Blue Ribbon celebrate 20 years with a trip down the yellow brick road!

The Blue Ribbon Performing Arts school has enjoyed twenty fun-filled years at the forefront of the childrens’ activity scene.

From 1998 to 2018, children from Letterkenny and beyond have enjoyed …
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Majella to join the Late Late for tell-all interview on adventures with Daniel 7 months ago

Majella to join the Late Late for tell-all interview on adventures with Daniel

The popular broadcaster, mental health advocate and wife of Donegal singer Daniel O’Donnell will be chatting to Ryan Tubridy about their newest B&B Road Trip series, which returned to our …
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Yanny or Laurel? It’s the latest internet debate 7 months ago

Yanny or Laurel? It’s the latest internet debate

The internet has started its latest debate and this time it’s regarding an audio clip.

Yanny or Laurel is a four second clip that has been driving people bonkers.

Blogger …
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Fresh new Amy Huberman comedy on the way 7 months ago

Fresh new Amy Huberman comedy on the way

RTÉ has announced today that new comedy Finding Joy, created, written by and starring Amy Huberman has gone into production

The six-part comedy series begins shooting in Dublin this week and follows …
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One to Watch: Daniel and Majella are on the road again 7 months ago

One to Watch: Daniel and Majella are on the road again

Donegal’s own celebrity couple are back on our TV screens tonight for a brand new series of their B&B Road Trip.

Daniel and Majella are on the road again for more …
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Elaine’s powerful single raises support for Relay for Life 7 months ago

Elaine’s powerful single raises support for Relay for Life

Elaine Boyle from Letterkenny has released a new single to support the Relay for Life northwest fundraiser for the Irish Cancer Society.

Elaine recorded a beautiful take on the song …
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