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Karen Koster brings working mammies’ guilt into focus 2 years ago

Karen Koster brings working mammies’ guilt into focus

TV3 presenter Karen Koster is bringing working mothers into focus this week with the release of her show examining their personal struggles.

The mum of two has opened her home …
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The Late Late Toy Show was the most viewed show on Irish telly in 2017 2 years ago

The Late Late Toy Show was the most viewed show on Irish telly in 2017

This was followed by the All-Ireland Senior Football Final between Dublin and Mayo, which raked in 1.14 million views.

Extreme weather reports, such as the coverage surrounding Storm Ophelia, led …
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Derry Girls: Top 10 quotes of the week 2 years ago

Derry Girls: Top 10 quotes of the week

Derry Girls was back on C4 last night with more teenage troubles, family fights, and scented candles – and a whole new collection of hilarious one-liners for us to quote.

Episode …
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Meryl Streep recalls “wonderful time in magical Donegal” 2 years ago

Meryl Streep recalls “wonderful time in magical Donegal”

Hollywood star Meryl Streep has reminisced of her time in ‘magical’ Donegal.

Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep spoke to Ryan Tubridy on RTÉ Radio One this morning about their new …
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Watch out for familiar places and faces on RTE tonight 2 years ago

Watch out for familiar places and faces on RTE tonight

Nationwide will show three reports from across Donegal this Friday 12th January at 7pm – make sure to tune in to spot some familiar people!

A historical railway report, a trip …
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Derry Girls gets the thumbs up for a second series – it’s just that class 2 years ago

Derry Girls gets the thumbs up for a second series – it’s just that class

Fans of Erin, Michelle, Orla, Clare and The Wee English Fella will be delighted to hear there’s more craic on the way after the current six part series winds up.

The …
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WATCH: Derry Girls sneak peeks to get you wile excited for tonight 2 years ago

WATCH: Derry Girls sneak peeks to get you wile excited for tonight

Dark January evenings aren’t so bad now that we’ve got Derry Girls to look forward to! Acclaimed writer Lisa McGee’s comedy is back on Channel 4 tonight – make sure to …
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Saoirse Ronan honours all women in Golden Globes Best Actress speech 2 years ago

Saoirse Ronan honours all women in Golden Globes Best Actress speech

Saoirse, aged 23, won her first Golden Globe award for Best Performance by an actress in a motion picture, musical or comedy for her role in Lady Bird. She picked up …
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Calling all singletons! RTÉ wants to find you your perfect match 2 years ago

Calling all singletons! RTÉ wants to find you your perfect match

Love will be in the air on the set of the Late Late Show on February 9th as Ryan Tubridy hosts over 200 singletons for the Valentine’s Special.

There …
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Stall the ball! If you missed Derry Girls, put it on your weekend watch list 2 years ago

Stall the ball! If you missed Derry Girls, put it on your weekend watch list

Derry Girls launched on TV last night with a hilarious bang of Northern Irish antics, and the general consensus was that it’s a real cracker.

Derry Girls is set in …
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Why the new Derry Girls comedy looks like class craic 2 years ago

Why the new Derry Girls comedy looks like class craic

Set in 1990s Derry in the run-up to the ceasefire, Derry Girls promises to be a one-of-a-kind show that many viewers in the North West will relate to. Tune in …
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TV3 New Year’s Eve special to look back on 2017’s defining moments 2 years ago

TV3 New Year’s Eve special to look back on 2017’s defining moments

It’s hard to imagine that it was only earlier this year that Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th American President but that inauguration kicked off a truly memorable year …
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New ‘Rory’ to be revealed in Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas special 2 years ago

New ‘Rory’ to be revealed in Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas special

Fans of Mrs Brown’s Boys will be seeing all the familiar faces in the festive specials, and one very new face, as the Rory Brown replacement is revealed.

Actor Rory …
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What’s on: Catch Christmas classics and top new releases at Eclipse Cinemas 2 years ago

What’s on: Catch Christmas classics and top new releases at Eclipse Cinemas

Eclipse Cinemas Lifford/Strabane are showing a whole host of classic Christmas films this December, as well as new releases and brilliant blockbusters.

Check out all the film previews below and …
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Donegal woman is stunned by a well-deserved home makeover 2 years ago

Donegal woman is stunned by a well-deserved home makeover

Margaret Reilly from Kilcar was visited by an expert design team in the renovation show which aired on RTE tonight. The heartwarming episode was not without its drama though!

Margaret …
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Donegal carer gets treated to a stunning TV home makeover 2 years ago

Donegal carer gets treated to a stunning TV home makeover

Architect and designer Róisín Murphy will be visiting Margaret Reilly in Kilcar to tackle her hoarding ways and give her home a much-needed spruce up in the popular Desperate Houses show.

You …
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Kelli’s debut single hits number one on day of release! 2 years ago

Kelli’s debut single hits number one on day of release!

The Fanad woman’s cover of the Nashville showstopper, Sanctuary, peaked at number one this week.

Soaring past Taylor Swift and Johnny Cash, Kelli says that she is overwhelmed by the …
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This Donegal Star Wars song is the most out-of-this-world thing you’ll hear today 2 years ago

This Donegal Star Wars song is the most out-of-this-world thing you’ll hear today

Whether you’re a Star Wars fan or not, you’re bound to enjoy this new song and video release.

Today sees the launch of ‘Star Wars in Donegal’ a hilarious take …
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Maria Ní Bhaoill says slán to RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta after 44 years 2 years ago

Maria Ní Bhaoill says slán to RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta after 44 years

Maria Ní Bhaoill finished up her work with RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta on Wednesday after more than 44 years.

She has made history as the longest-serving …
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Emily wins big on Winning Streak! 2 years ago

Emily wins big on Winning Streak!

When she discovered she would be appearing on the show last week, her house was packed full of relatives and close friends after she had put on a spread to …
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Grandmother’s gift from late husband wins her a place on Winning Streak 2 years ago

Grandmother’s gift from late husband wins her a place on Winning Streak

Lifford woman, Emily Lynch has said she is still pinching herself after watching her name pulled out to appear on the National Lottery and RTE game show, Winning Streak last …
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Christmas FM comes to Donegal! 2 years ago

Christmas FM comes to Donegal!

Festive jingles will be on the airwaves across the country from 1pm on Tuesday.

You can listen in in Letterkenny by tuning to 105.7FM.

The station will also be broadcast …
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The Late Late Toy Show theme is familiar festive classic 2 years ago

The Late Late Toy Show theme is familiar festive classic

Excitement is rising among young and old for the Toy Show show on December 1st, and now we know what the theme will be.

A teaser trailer released today shows …
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Talented trio tune up for Toy Show 2 years ago

Talented trio tune up for Toy Show

Made up of Siofra Mauerhofer, Aoife Breslin and Ellen Mc Groary, the Donegal Town-based band Revolutionary have been playing gigs for the past three years after being put together at …
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Watch: Hilarious #ToyShowTalent challenge sweeps social media 2 years ago

Watch: Hilarious #ToyShowTalent challenge sweeps social media

RTÉ has announced that they are giving away two tickets to a very talented individual who can wow judges with their finest party piece.

The broadcaster is inviting adults to …
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Donegal pipers’ incredible Moscow experience features in TV documentary 2 years ago

Donegal pipers’ incredible Moscow experience features in TV documentary

Raphoe sisters Chloe and Robyn Freen, along with Victoria Catterson from Castlederg, travelled to Moscow to perform at the Kremlin Military Tattoo – an unlikely adventure that arose from their …
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It’s a good week to be a Daniel O’Donnell fan 2 years ago

It’s a good week to be a Daniel O’Donnell fan

The Donegal singing star has just returned home to the hills after a series of shows in Branson, Missouri, with good news ahead of Christmas.

He has just announced that …
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Fancy starring in Lisa McHugh’s newest music video? 2 years ago

Fancy starring in Lisa McHugh’s newest music video?

Country star Lisa McHugh is looking for extras to take part in the filming of her new music video!

The filming will take place next Sunday, November 26th in Co. …
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Kids’ favourite ‘Frozen’ stars are set for a special Donegal screening 2 years ago

Kids’ favourite ‘Frozen’ stars are set for a special Donegal screening

Olaf, Elsa and Anna are travelling all the way from Arendelle to Donegal this month for a special family event at Eclipse Cinemas Lifford/Strabane.

The famous cast of Disney’s Frozen will …
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A Donegal woman’s extreme expeditions for Blue Planet II 2 years ago

A Donegal woman’s extreme expeditions for Blue Planet II

The Blue Planet II documentaries have been wowing viewers this season with incredible imagery and educational stories. But did you know a woman with Donegal roots was behind some of …
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Bublé is on the way! 2 years ago

Bublé is on the way!

The undisputed ‘King of Cool’ is set to perform in Croke Park on Saturday July 7th in a fully-seated concert.

Tickets go on sale this Friday, November 17th at 9am at Ticketmaster.ie and all …
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Will it be next stop, Nashville for Grainne and Emma? 2 years ago

Will it be next stop, Nashville for Grainne and Emma?

Gráinne Gavigan from Ardara and Emma Ní Fhíoruisce from Gaoth Dobhair will be under the bright lights of the Opry Dhoire showcase.

You can catch their performances on Tuesday, November …
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Daniel O’Donnell discovers surprising sovereign fan! 2 years ago

Daniel O’Donnell discovers surprising sovereign fan!

His wife Majella was surprised to learn that Daniel’s fan base also extends beyond the walls of the British Royal Family’s regal abodes!

In a letter to the I Newspaper, …
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Catch this classic Christmas film at the most magical charity screening 2 years ago

Catch this classic Christmas film at the most magical charity screening

Donegal Woman columnists Emmet and Maria Rushe (aka Rushe Fitness and The S-Mum) have planned a wonderful event to support two Irish children’s charities.

The Polar Express, one of the …
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Chicago shows they love their ‘Daniel’ 2 years ago

Chicago shows they love their ‘Daniel’

Daniel has received the iBAM! Award for his lifelong contribution to Irish music and culture globally.

He was honoured at a gala awards night in Chicago on October 27th, where he was …
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Got talent? Go get discovered at Donegal’s BGT auditions 2 years ago

Got talent? Go get discovered at Donegal’s BGT auditions

Britain’s Got Talent is back, with open Auditions for the next series of the show heading to Letterkenny.

Britain’s Got Talent scouts will be at Arena7 Entertainment Complex in Letterkenny …
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Teen chef Niamh McDermott stirs up stardom in TV debut 2 years ago

Teen chef Niamh McDermott stirs up stardom in TV debut

Celebrity chef Brian McDermott’s daughter Niamh took charge of the studio kitchen and proved she is every bit the foodie pro as her father.

The 15-year-old cooked up a delicious …
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Beyonce to star in Disney’s Lion King remake 2 years ago

Beyonce to star in Disney’s Lion King remake

Superstar singer Beyonce has been confirmed in a leading role in the live-action remake of The Lion King.

Queen Bey will lead the pack as Queen Nala, naturally.

The announcement …
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WATCH: Donegal presenter’s spooky snapchat prank stuns viewers 2 years ago

WATCH: Donegal presenter’s spooky snapchat prank stuns viewers

Donegal presenter Caitlín Nic Aoidh was up to her old tricks again last night as she presented a special TG4 broadcast.

The Gortahork native has been with TG4 since 2014 and has …
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A bewitching Hocus Pocus day is happening in Donegal 2 years ago

A bewitching Hocus Pocus day is happening in Donegal

Eclipse Cinemas Lifford/Strabane had a devilishly good plan this year by showing our favourite Halloween film Hocus Pocus on the big screen.

Adults and kids are all encouraged to …
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If a Toy Show ticket is on your wish list, act now 2 years ago

If a Toy Show ticket is on your wish list, act now

If you get as excited as Buddy the Elf each Christmas and have a stellar stock of Christmas jumpers, then now is the time to act.

This is for those …
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Footie fans in for a treat as Shay Given to appear on Ray D’Arcy Show 2 years ago

Footie fans in for a treat as Shay Given to appear on Ray D’Arcy Show

The Lifford native will be interviewed by D’Arcy about his career as a professional goalie spanning three decades.

Also appearing on the Ray D’Arcy show tonight will be Dustin the …
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Niall Horan launches debut solo album to rave reviews 2 years ago

Niall Horan launches debut solo album to rave reviews

This morning he could not contain his excitement, telling his Twitter followers that he is “incredibly proud” of the new album.

“It’s time. Flicker is out, finally,” he wrote.

“I’ve …
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Remarkable Donegal woman spins the Winning Streak wheel 2 years ago

Remarkable Donegal woman spins the Winning Streak wheel

Anne Sheridan is already planning her shopping list after spinning the wheel and taking home €53,000. The home carer is said to be dreaming of buying a new car and phone …
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Little Hours claim number one spot on iTunes charts 2 years ago

Little Hours claim number one spot on iTunes charts

Little Hours surpassed Liam Gallagher’s As You Were, Ed Sheeran’s Divide, Picture This’ self-titled album, and Now That’s What I Call Music 97!

Earlier this week, vocalist John Doherty told …
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COMP: Bag two tickets for Bagatelle plus B&B at Dillon’s Hotel! 2 years ago

COMP: Bag two tickets for Bagatelle plus B&B at Dillon’s Hotel!

DonegalDaily.com and DonegalWoman.ie are delighted to launch a great readers’ competition this week for an excellent evening of entertainment and hospitality.

We’re giving away TWO tickets to see the legendary …
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Dolly Parton’s hit 9 to 5 musical comes to Donegal 2 years ago

Dolly Parton’s hit 9 to 5 musical comes to Donegal

There’s no business like showbusiness and the LMS are in the business of only producing superb shows.

We have been thoroughly enjoying our initial preparations for Singin’ in the …
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Little Hours call on Donegal to help them reach Number 1 2 years ago

Little Hours call on Donegal to help them reach Number 1

Little Hours’ Too Much Patience EP launched on Friday October 6th, and they are calling on all fans to help them storm the charts in the first week.

Ed Sheeran …
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Families go free to see Little John Nee 2 years ago

Families go free to see Little John Nee

This new show will be performed twice on Saturday October 14th at the Regional Cultural Centre in Letterkenny at 11am and 3pm.

‘Tullyglen’ is a very funny and highly entertaining …
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We’ve spotted something very amiss with the Irish Farmer Calendar 2 years ago

We’ve spotted something very amiss with the Irish Farmer Calendar

The cream of the crop of Irish farmers has been unleashed again for the Irish Farmer Calendar 2018.

The charity calendar cultivates much excitement among the Irish population – all …
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