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Will it be next stop, Nashville for Grainne and Emma? 3 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! 3 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 3 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’ 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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! 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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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Mickey Joe Harte tops the charts with new single 3 years ago

Mickey Joe Harte tops the charts with new single

The Lifford singer-songwriter’s new single, ‘For The Broken Hearted’, surpassed gems by stars such as Shania Twain, Taylor Swift, and Nathan Carter.

Since releasing the single two weeks ago it …
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You’re actually going to LOVE the show that’s coming this December 3 years ago

You’re actually going to LOVE the show that’s coming this December

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre have just announced a special screening of the festive favourite film  accompanied by live full orchestra on Friday 8th December 2017.

It’s one of the world’s best-loved …
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You’d have to be mad as a hatter to miss this wacky tea party 3 years ago

You’d have to be mad as a hatter to miss this wacky tea party

KPC hope to bring the community together for an evening of fun and entertainment. Music on the night will be provided by Trevor Mc Brearty and Gareth O Donnell followed …
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Chat show season is back… with two unmissable line-ups 3 years ago

Chat show season is back… with two unmissable line-ups

We are spoiled for choice tonight as The Graham Norton Show begins again for a new season.

Graham has an incredible A-List line-up on his sofa. He is joined by Harrison …
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How one Donegal woman was inspired to create an autism-centred children’s show 3 years ago

How one Donegal woman was inspired to create an autism-centred children’s show

Pablo explores the world through the eyes of a 5-year-old boy with autism, with a central character and cast who are all on the autism spectrum.

Grainne McGuinness is the Creative Director …
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A night of ceol and craic planned in aid of Inishowen flood victims 3 years ago

A night of ceol and craic planned in aid of Inishowen flood victims

The event, Inishowen’s Own, will feature some of Donegal’s best musicians, including The Henry Girls, Sailor Bill, Inishowen Gospel Choir, Great White Lies and Tommy Conway.

All proceeds from the …
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Ireland’s first transgender soap star to debut tonight 3 years ago

Ireland’s first transgender soap star to debut tonight

Jack (27) will be Ireland’s first transgender soap star.

“This is the first transgender character in Irish soap which is huge for Ireland. And as someone transgender myself, this is …
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Watch: Mickey Joe Harte strikes all the right chords with new song 3 years ago

Watch: Mickey Joe Harte strikes all the right chords with new song

The Lifford native represented Ireland with his hit song We’ve Got the World Tonight in 2003’s Eurovision. The song went on to sell in excess of six times platinum status! …
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Culture Night: Here’s what’s on in Donegal tonight 3 years ago

Culture Night: Here’s what’s on in Donegal tonight

This will be Letterkenny’s 9th occasion to take part in Culture Night and the programme for 2017 offers 40 diverse events in 25 venues that celebrate our unique local cultural …
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Charlene’s magical play in the spotlight at Fringe Festival 3 years ago

Charlene’s magical play in the spotlight at Fringe Festival

Charlene has been living and working in Dublin since 2012 after attending drama school in London.

“I trained at LAMDA in London and had an incredible experience there. The quality …
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Party like the Parisians at this glitzy iCARE charity ball 3 years ago

Party like the Parisians at this glitzy iCARE charity ball

On Sunday 29th October 2017 i.C.A.R.E. are delighted to announce another opportunity to dust off your “glitzy dress” or “tuxedo” and take to the dance floor of the Inishowen Gateway …
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Lead musician calls time on Little Hours 3 years ago

Lead musician calls time on Little Hours

One of the founding members of the successful Donegal band Little Hours has told fans his time with the group has ended.

Guitarist and vocalist Ryan Mc Closkey revealed last …
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Young stars sought for magical Christmas production 3 years ago

Young stars sought for magical Christmas production

An Grianan Theatre are preparing to showcase a fresh new version of the magical Christmas tale The Nutcracker this year.

Like last year’s Christmas show Peter Pan, this will be a youth …
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‘Wee fat chef’ Gary to get in shape on Operation Transformation 3 years ago

‘Wee fat chef’ Gary to get in shape on Operation Transformation

Celebrity chef Gary O’Hanlon from Ramelton is one of the leaders on the new series of Celebrity Operation Transformation, and you can find out how his first week went tonight (Wednesday) on …
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The Henry Girls join line-up for night of music and kindness for Inishowen 3 years ago

The Henry Girls join line-up for night of music and kindness for Inishowen

This concert is taking place to help raise further vital funds needed to support local victims of the recent floods in Inishowen. It will feature The Henry Girls, Sailor Bill, …
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Auditions open for a feline fun Christmas panto 3 years ago

Auditions open for a feline fun Christmas panto

The Butt Drama Circle will host auditions for the original tale of Puss in Boots by Thomas O’Leary in the Balor Theatre this Friday, September 8, at 7 pm for children. The …
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Make a splash in the LMS chorus of Singin’ in the Rain 3 years ago

Make a splash in the LMS chorus of Singin’ in the Rain

Letterkenny Musical Society’s 2018 production at An Grianan Theatre will be “Singin’ in the Rain” – the musical inspired by the 1952 film starring Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds.

Most …
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Watch: Did you spot Ryan Tubridy’s subtle dirty joke about Donegal lamb last night? 3 years ago

Watch: Did you spot Ryan Tubridy’s subtle dirty joke about Donegal lamb last night?

The pedigree Suffolk ram lamb set Seamus back €15,000 last month, a record price for the Ballymena Livestock annual Premier Suffolk Show and Sale, but Seamus couldn’t be happier with …
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Now there are even more good reasons to go to Flood Aid 3 years ago

Now there are even more good reasons to go to Flood Aid

One of the biggest concerts of the year was arranged with lightning speed and tickets are selling just as quickly.

The huge Flood Aid event on Sunday 3rd September will …
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Tommy Tiernan to have Donegal folks giggling for a great cause 3 years ago

Tommy Tiernan to have Donegal folks giggling for a great cause

Tiernan is donating takings from his show at The Mount Errigal Hotel on October 5th to The Victoria Thompson Memorial fund and Scholarship. Tickets are on sale now.

As …
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A woolly wonderful Donegal guest will star on tonight’s Late Late 3 years ago

A woolly wonderful Donegal guest will star on tonight’s Late Late

It has been revealed that a Letterkenny farmer and his handsome woolly friend will join the first Late Late Show line-up of the season.

Seamus Brown and his star lamb …
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‘Anything we can do to help’ – country stars plan second Flood Aid show 3 years ago

‘Anything we can do to help’ – country stars plan second Flood Aid show

Robert Mizzell and the Country Kings, Jimmy Buckley and friends are putting on a lively benefit show in the Buncrana Plaza next Thursday, September 7th.

Mizzell told fans yesterday how he …
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Go get ’em! Flood Aid tickets on sale NOW 3 years ago

Go get ’em! Flood Aid tickets on sale NOW

Tickets for the Flood Aid for Inishowen charity concert are in high demand and are now available to buy online.

The massive event on Sunday 3rd September at the Aura …
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Country stars band together for ‘Flood Aid’ benefit concert 3 years ago

Country stars band together for ‘Flood Aid’ benefit concert

Daniel O’Donnell and Nathan Carter are among the country superstars who have signed up to perform in the charity spectacular.

Flood Aid For Inishowen takes place on Sunday 3rd September at …
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Conor McGregor is about to be richer than Daniel O’Donnell 3 years ago

Conor McGregor is about to be richer than Daniel O’Donnell

Daniel O’Donnell raked in €31m over the years due to sales of CDs and performing gigs across the globe.

Down-to-earth Daniel, however, has never donned a ‘F*ck You’ pinstripe suit …
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Imelda May to sing National Anthem before McGregor vs. Mayweather fight 3 years ago

Imelda May to sing National Anthem before McGregor vs. Mayweather fight

It has been confirmed for some time that Demi Lovato will sing The Star-Spangled Banner but uncertainty remained over who would sing the Irish National Anthem until last night.

Imelda …
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‘Here’s to the most incredible experience of my life’ – Donegal Rose thanks fans 3 years ago

‘Here’s to the most incredible experience of my life’ – Donegal Rose thanks fans

Amy Callaghan made a lasting impression in this year’s festival for her account of the importance of mental health for young people.

Looking back on the experience, Amy shared how …
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Amy misses out on Rose of Tralee crown – but wins pride of Donegal 3 years ago

Amy misses out on Rose of Tralee crown – but wins pride of Donegal

Donegal Rose Amy has missed out on taking home the coveted crown tonight in the 58th International Rose of Tralee Festival.

The 2017 title went to Offaly Rose Jennifer Byrne.


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Ouch! Donegal Rose didn’t put best foot forward in rehearsals 3 years ago

Ouch! Donegal Rose didn’t put best foot forward in rehearsals

Donegal Rose Amy had her Rose of Trallee interview last night and won the admiration of the nation when she gave an honest account of her mental health journey. Her …
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‘Happy headed’ Rose Escort from Donegal becomes a top class character 3 years ago

‘Happy headed’ Rose Escort from Donegal becomes a top class character

Donegal man Daniel McLaughlin was an unexpected star of the Rose of Tralee selection show last night in Co. Kerry when he was made a finalist for Escort of the …
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Twitter Reacts: Top 10 tweets about Donegal Rose Amy Callaghan 3 years ago

Twitter Reacts: Top 10 tweets about Donegal Rose Amy Callaghan

The Rose of Tralee Festival is as much about the social media reaction these days than it is about the live programme, and Twitter comments give an interesting and entertaining …
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