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Town centre tranforms into women’s health hub 2 days ago

Town centre tranforms into women’s health hub

Women in Letterkenny have been getting free health checks, advice and celebrating women’s health in the heart of the town thanks to the CDP this week.

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Events: Great crowds gather for Denise Blake’s book launch 5 days ago

Events: Great crowds gather for Denise Blake’s book launch

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Leading Donegal poet Denise Blake launched her third collection, Invocation, on Sunday with a celebration of words, music and the arts.

Just as much of Invocation celebrates family and friendship, …
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Motivational Donegal women bring first TEDx talks to town 1 week ago

Motivational Donegal women bring first TEDx talks to town

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Two local women in business, Leah Fairman and Emma Boylan, have collaborated to bring ideas worth sharing to Donegal for the first time.

The world famous TEDx talks are showcases for speakers presenting great, …
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This fashion show will have us springing into summer in style 2 weeks ago

This fashion show will have us springing into summer in style

Fashionistas all over Donegal will have a spring in their step as they look forward to a glamorous event this month.

Details of the Spring into Summer Fashion Show have …
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Events: Donegal families rewarded for making a big difference 4 weeks ago

Events: Donegal families rewarded for making a big difference

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Families from all over Donegal gathered at Central Library Letterkenny last wee to be presented with the prizes they had won in the Make One Change draw.

Over 220 …
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Events: Team WISE invites Donegal women to find their fresh start 4 weeks ago

Events: Team WISE invites Donegal women to find their fresh start

The ‘A Fresh Start for Women’ event by the WISE Project was held on Thursday March 22nd to explore the many avenues of employment, education and self-employment that are open …
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Looking for a fresh start? Pop into this women’s motivational morning 1 month ago

Looking for a fresh start? Pop into this women’s motivational morning

‘A Fresh Start for Women’ is a WISE (Women’s Integration, Skills & Employment) Project taking place in the Clanree Hotel on Thursday 22nd March from 10am to 1pm.

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Donegal’s Ros na Rún stars wrap on Season 22 1 month ago

Donegal’s Ros na Rún stars wrap on Season 22

Donegal actors Sean Ó Baoill, Brídín Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh, Gort an Choirce’s Máirín Dé Buitléir, and Falcarragh actor Pól Penrose were among the partygoers at John Keogh’s Bar & Restaurant and …
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Events: Donegal Women in Business mark milestones on March 8th 1 month ago

Events: Donegal Women in Business mark milestones on March 8th

The Donegal Women in Business Network hosted a successful Start-Up Clinic & Exhibition as part of Local Enterprise Week on March 8th.

The AIB-backed event saw entrepreneurs of all careers …
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Events: See how Danielle Mahon MUA worked wonders with Shiseido 1 month ago

Events: See how Danielle Mahon MUA worked wonders with Shiseido

Multi award-winning Irish makeup artist Danielle Mahon visited Donegal on Thursday for an exclusive event at McElhinneys. The all-new McElhinneys beauty hall was both a party venue and a classroom …
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Events: Three cheers for Donegal women at Warehouse 1 month ago

Events: Three cheers for Donegal women at Warehouse

International Women’s Day was a great opportunity for Warehouse Bar + Kitchen in Letterkenny to host a gathering of ‘girl bosses’ for brunch and inspirational talks.

The popular bar was …
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Events: Retro Flame’s Erika Fox shares influential insight with Donegal fans 1 month ago

Events: Retro Flame’s Erika Fox shares influential insight with Donegal fans

Fashion, business and blogging were the hot topics this International Women’s Day when Erika Fox of Retro Flame visited Donegal.

The hugely influential Irish blogger delivered a keynote talk at …
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Donegal Girl Bosses unite for Warehouse’s Women In Business Brunch 1 month ago

Donegal Girl Bosses unite for Warehouse’s Women In Business Brunch

Warehouse Bar + Kitchen are hosting a “Women In Business Brunch” this Thursday the 8th March at 1pm. As it’s International Women’s Day, and Donegal Local Enterprise Week, Warehouse are combining …
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Events: A glimpse into the future of Donegal fashion 1 month ago

Events: A glimpse into the future of Donegal fashion

Fashion students at LYIT held an eclectic and inspirational showcase today as part of the DICE 2018 event.

This day is a celebration of the Design, Innovation, Creativity, Enterprise programmes …
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New women’s intercultural support group to be launched in Donegal 2 months ago

New women’s intercultural support group to be launched in Donegal

This March 8th will see the establishment of a dedicated support group for local women in black and minority ethnic communities.

The group, to be launched in Letterkenny, was formed …
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COMPETITION: Win a gorgeous Shiseido makeup goody bag worth €169! 2 months ago

COMPETITION: Win a gorgeous Shiseido makeup goody bag worth €169!

This Thursday March 8th will see one of Ireland’s biggest makeup stars visiting McElhinneys of Ballybofey for an expert skincare and masterclass.

Shiseido are delighted to be part of the …
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Donegal Women in Business to celebrate International Women’s Day with drop-in exhibition 2 months ago

Donegal Women in Business to celebrate International Women’s Day with drop-in exhibition

If you are a woman in Donegal thinking about setting up in business any time soon then 8th March could be one of the most important dates on your entrepreneurial …
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Events: Star blogger Suzanne Jackson opens McElhinneys’ new Beauty Hall 2 months ago

Events: Star blogger Suzanne Jackson opens McElhinneys’ new Beauty Hall

Suzanne Jackson, one of Ireland’s biggest bloggers, was the special guest at McElhinneys‘ sparkling party to unveil the new Beauty Hall.

Suzanne was the ideal person to do the honours, as …
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Events: Inspirational individuality at the McElhinneys SS18 Fashion Show 2 months ago

Events: Inspirational individuality at the McElhinneys SS18 Fashion Show

Creative Designer Eilish Kennedy and the team of buyers at McElhinneys clearly had fun choosing their collections this year. They have filled the store with bright, vibrant and extraordinary pieces …
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Competition: Win tickets to Gok Wan & Danielle Mahon’s Roadshow! 2 months ago

Competition: Win tickets to Gok Wan & Danielle Mahon’s Roadshow!

Competition closed, congratulations to winner Sinead Craig!

UPDATE: The Sligo Fashion and Beauty Collective has been rescheduled to 24th June due to Storm Emma.

Fashion guru and TV star Gok Wan is …
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Events: Century Complex hosts exclusive Lady Bird film premiere 2 months ago

Events: Century Complex hosts exclusive Lady Bird film premiere

Almost 100 guests were treated to the Century experience at Backstage Bar & Grill last night before seeing the critically acclaimed ‘Lady Bird’ ahead of the official national release.

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Events: Special celebrations at the Donegal and Tyrone Farmers Hunt Ball 2 months ago

Events: Special celebrations at the Donegal and Tyrone Farmers Hunt Ball

The Donegal & Tyrone Farmers Hunt held a glamourous ball on Saturday 17th February at Kee’s Hotel Stranorlar. 

The sell-out event celebrated the success of the riders and the vibrant membership …
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LOCO launch exclusive Beauty Bash discount for DW readers 2 months ago

LOCO launch exclusive Beauty Bash discount for DW readers

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There are just two weeks left until one of Donegal’s biggest beauty events of the year, and tickets are selling fast. As an exclusive treat for Donegal Woman readers, we …
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Angel seer and author Lorna Byrne to visit Donegal 2 months ago

Angel seer and author Lorna Byrne to visit Donegal

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Fans of international bestselling author Lorna Byrne are looking forward to her special event at the Clanree Hotel this February 28th.

The Dublin-born mother of four is said to …
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Why this Ballybofey Beauty Bash will be a little something different 3 months ago

Why this Ballybofey Beauty Bash will be a little something different

LOCO Media, established by Donegal woman April McManus, presents the LOCO Beauty Bash this February, and we have an exclusive competition for Donegal Woman readers to win free tickets! Check …
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Events: Wedding dreams come true at Villa Rose & Jackson’s Hotels 3 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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Events: Fans celebrate Sharon’s success at debut book signing 3 months ago

Events: Fans celebrate Sharon’s success at debut book signing

It was a happy publication day for our own Woman’s Words columnist Sharon as she released The Abandoned, a gripping crime thriller set in 1950s Dublin.

Published by Bloodhound …
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Valentine’s Ball brings the love to Letterkenny 3 months ago

Valentine’s Ball brings the love to Letterkenny

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A charity ball is set to be the perfect night out for couples and friends from across Donegal this February.

On February 10th 2018, Gallagher’s Hotel Letterkenny will host a …
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Free fashion event provides the perfect excuse for a new wardrobe 3 months ago

Free fashion event provides the perfect excuse for a new wardrobe

If you fancy a new wardrobe for the new year, here’s a fantastic Friday night out in aid of a great cause!

Say Yes To That Dress
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Events: Smiles and style at the Little Black Dress Luncheon 3 months ago

Events: Smiles and style at the Little Black Dress Luncheon

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Over 320 glamorous ladies gathered in the wonderful surrounds of Kilronan Castle, Ballyfarnon, Co. Roscommon to celebrate Women’s Little Christmas in style and for a good cause on Sun 7th …
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Events: Getting glam makeup inspo from KeilidhMUA at G&G 3 months ago

Events: Getting glam makeup inspo from KeilidhMUA at G&G

There were makeup tips galore when Inglot Pro Team member and star MUA Keilidh Cashell visited G&G salon for an intimate masterclass on Monday, 8th January. Aoibheann Walsh and her team …
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Ladies in red celebrate New Year’s Eve in style 4 months ago

Ladies in red celebrate New Year’s Eve in style

Guests of the dinner dance at Jackson’s Hotel Ballybofey donned their Cappry red and black team colours with style on New Year’s Eve – and red was certainly the colour …
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We’re already excited about this glam girls’ night out in January 2018 4 months ago

We’re already excited about this glam girls’ night out in January 2018

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Nollaig na mBan, or Little Christmas, takes place each year on January 6th. It’s a holiday that marks the day when decorations are taken down, Christmas is over, and busy …
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EVENTS: Daniel comes to town! 4 months ago

EVENTS: Daniel comes to town!

Singing star Daniel O’Donnell held a special meet and greet in the McElhinneys Womenswear department today to wish everyone a Merry Christmas. The queue stretched through the whole floor ahead …
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Have you heard? Daniel’s coming to town! 4 months ago

Have you heard? Daniel’s coming to town!

Shoppers at McElhinneys of Ballybofey will be getting an extra special surprise when a real superstar comes to town before Christmas.

This Saturday 23rd December, McElhinneys are going to be …
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Who’s up for a boogie at this awesome 80s charity aerobics class? 4 months ago

Who’s up for a boogie at this awesome 80s charity aerobics class?

Aoife McGill Personal Training in Letterkenny is hosting an 80s-themed fancy dress aerobics at her studio in Unit 2, Hegartys Ford Garage, Mountain Top.

The party starts at 7pm on Monday 18th …
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Events: Donegal Women in Business mark a marvelous year with Christmas lunch 4 months ago

Events: Donegal Women in Business mark a marvelous year with Christmas lunch

Members of the network gathered in the festive wonderland of the Letterkenny hotel to reflect on the year and look ahead to an even more prosperous future.

The DWIBN has …
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Events: Letterkenny Babies collect €2540 in charity Christmas Jumper party 4 months ago

Events: Letterkenny Babies collect €2540 in charity Christmas Jumper party

The Letterkenny Babies Facebook forum for local parents have raised a massive €2540 for two local charities – Ballaghderg Special Needs Pre-School and Mobilize for Mikaela, who will each receive €1270.

The Letterkenny …
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EVENTS: Lola makeup lands in Letterkenny 4 months ago

EVENTS: Lola makeup lands in Letterkenny

A big beauty event was held on Thursday to celebrate the store becoming the county’s exclusive stockist, with special guests and makeup demos running throughout the afternoon.

LOLA brand manager …
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Letterkenny Babies to host a jolly Christmas jumper party 5 months ago

Letterkenny Babies to host a jolly Christmas jumper party

The hugely popular Letterkenny Babies Facebook group are inviting their many followers and friends to celebrate the Christmas season with good cheer and goodwill.

There’s a wonderful mix of activities …
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Picture Special: A happy morning in memory of Baby Lily 5 months ago

Picture Special: A happy morning in memory of Baby Lily

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Young and old tucked into complimentary pancakes on Saturday 2nd December at a coffee morning in memory of baby Lily Hannigan.

The event was organised by local mother Heather Boyd …
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Events: The S-Mum and Rushe Fitness raise €2,000 in Polar Express fundraiser 5 months ago

Events: The S-Mum and Rushe Fitness raise €2,000 in Polar Express fundraiser

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A few weeks ago, Donegal Woman columnists, Maria Rushe (The S-Mum) and her husband Emmet (of Rushe Fitness) decided to run a Christmas fundraiser.

The Jack and Jill Foundation and …
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Events: Letterkenny has the ChristmasFest-ive feeling 5 months ago

Events: Letterkenny has the ChristmasFest-ive feeling

The Off The Street Christmas food festival takes place in the town for two days only this weekend. Over 40 food and craft stalls have been set up inside a …
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Donegal duo arrange charity ball to show the love for Pieta House 5 months ago

Donegal duo arrange charity ball to show the love for Pieta House

Aine Boyle and Saoirse Faughnan have planned a glamorous event for all local people to show the love for a vital mental health service.

Pieta House opened its first centre …
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Events: Donegal women with high ambitions collaborate at business lunch 5 months ago

Events: Donegal women with high ambitions collaborate at business lunch

Ambitious local women were invited to gather for Bank of Ireland’s National Enterprise Week and learn from key speakers about scaling their business.

Donegal Bank of Ireland Business specialist Marjorie …
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Events: Indulgence Laser & Beauty launch exclusive skin solutions 5 months ago

Events: Indulgence Laser & Beauty launch exclusive skin solutions

A fabulous party at the Indulgence salon celebrated the introduction of Dibi Milano to Donegal on Thursday 9th November.

Salon owner Seema Mehta was delighted to exclusively bring the brand to …
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Bbobs Hair Salon hold annual charity day on Sunday – it’s a cut above the rest! 5 months ago

Bbobs Hair Salon hold annual charity day on Sunday – it’s a cut above the rest!

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This Sunday, Brigde Laver-Diver and her staff will throw open the doors of BBobs Hair Salon for their popular annual charity day.

This will be the eleventh staging of the …
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High style to invade Inishowen at iCARE Fashion Show 6 months ago

High style to invade Inishowen at iCARE Fashion Show

The iCARE Charity Fashion Show 2017 for Autism takes place on Wednesday 22nd November in the Inishowen Gateway Hotel, doors open at 7pm, show starting at 7:30pm.

Entering its …
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In Pictures: Majella meets fans and cancer survivors in McElhinneys 6 months ago

In Pictures: Majella meets fans and cancer survivors in McElhinneys

She told the story of her own cancer diagnosis, treatment and her life after cancer – sharing intimate details with all who gathered in the McElhinneys Lingerie Department.

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Events: Majella shares vital message at ‘Think Pink’ afternoon 6 months ago

Events: Majella shares vital message at ‘Think Pink’ afternoon

“It’s tough but it’s doable,” were the comforting words from Majella today as she opened up on her breast cancer journey.

Majella was joined in the McElhinneys lingerie department by …
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