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In Pictures: Grainne and family celebrate Miss Universe Ireland victory 2 weeks ago

In Pictures: Grainne and family celebrate Miss Universe Ireland victory

The Buncrana nurse (23) cried many happy tears last night after judges selected her to become Ireland’s Miss Universe pageant representative for 2018.

Grainne walked away with a stunning emerald crown …
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Events: Stage stars sing on special night with Daniel O’Donnell 2 weeks ago

Events: Stage stars sing on special night with Daniel O’Donnell

Over 100 people of all ages took to the stage in An Grianan Theatre with none other than international singing legend Daniel O’Donnell for their first ever performance in …
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Events: A sneak peek at ‘S by Sloggi’ lingerie in McElhinneys 3 weeks ago

Events: A sneak peek at ‘S by Sloggi’ lingerie in McElhinneys

Sloggi is a well-known brand in the McElhinneys lingerie department, but S by Sloggi is a special new underwear range that blends comfort with sleek and sophisticated design.

As McElhinneys are …
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Oakfield Park to be the perfect backdrop for a theatrical spectacle 4 weeks ago

Oakfield Park to be the perfect backdrop for a theatrical spectacle

Chapterhouse Theatre are set to present an exciting summer theatre staging of Robin Hood and his Merry Men at Oakfield Park. 

The open-air event takes place in the gardens of Oakfield Park …
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Events: An Arabian night under the stars at Ballyliffin 4 weeks ago

Events: An Arabian night under the stars at Ballyliffin

By  •  Events

Dubai Duty Free, the title sponsor of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted a spectacular party in the private gardens of the Ballyliffin Lodge Hotel on the Friday night …
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This Donegal beach day sounds ‘seally’ good! 1 month ago

This Donegal beach day sounds ‘seally’ good!

By  •  Events

A sunny family fun day will be held at Rossnowlagh this Sunday July 8th, with seal rescue training, a beach clean up and a spectacular seal release.

All three events …
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Fun in the sun forecast for Oakfield Park’s Teddy Bear’s Picnic 1 month ago

Fun in the sun forecast for Oakfield Park’s Teddy Bear’s Picnic

Families are invited to make the most of this glorious spell of weather with Oakfield Park’s Teddy Bear’s Picnic, which returns to the park tomorrow, Tuesday, 3rd July.

This …
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Donegal is GINegal for the Irish Gin & Tonic Fest 2 months ago

Donegal is GINegal for the Irish Gin & Tonic Fest

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The Irish Gin & Tonic Fest is in full swing this week – just in time for sparkling sundowners.

The third annual festival for ginthusiasts is running in Donegal bars …
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Events: New DWBN hotdesk is open for business 2 months ago

Events: New DWBN hotdesk is open for business

The DWBN organisation for entrepreneurial women in Donegal has opened an AIB-sponsored working space for the use of members in the CoLab in Letterkenny.

The hotdesk in the CoLab co-working …
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Memory of local mother kept the hearts of a community 2 months ago

Memory of local mother kept the hearts of a community

By  •  Events, Sport

The Ray Community Group in partnership with Donegal Sports Partnership are hosting an end of season Men and Women on the Move 5K at Ray Community Centre in memory of …
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Events: A perfect storm at the LYIT design show 2 months ago

Events: A perfect storm at the LYIT design show

By  •  Events, Style

Students from the LYIT Department of Design & Creative Media courses took the opportunity to display work from the 2017/2018 academic year at a dynamic show in the Regional Cultural Centre …
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Happy Days! This hairdresser’s charity day is a real weekend treat 2 months ago

Happy Days! This hairdresser’s charity day is a real weekend treat

This Saturday 9th June, Anne and her team are offering all services blow drys, nails and makeup free of charge in lieu of donations to two fantastic causes.

All proceeds …
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Events: Sporting super styles at the St. Eunan’s Minor Girls Fashion Show 2 months ago

Events: Sporting super styles at the St. Eunan’s Minor Girls Fashion Show

By  •  Events, Style

The Mount Errigal Hotel was the beautiful sparkling setting for the St. Eunan’s Minor Girls fundraiser last Thursday evening.

Some of Letterkenny’s best boutiques showcased their top styles for summer, …
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Popular Teddy Bear’s Picnic returns to Oakfield Park 3 months ago

Popular Teddy Bear’s Picnic returns to Oakfield Park

Oakfield Park is now open seven days a week from 11am – 6pm and one of its most popular summer events, the Teddy Bear’s Picnic returns to the park on …
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Excitement builds for Buncrana’s big Lip Sync Battle 3 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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Fabulous fashion show to be held in Letterkenny 3 months ago

Fabulous fashion show to be held in Letterkenny

The professionally-run event is a fundraiser for the St Eunan’s Minor Girls footballers. They are representing Donegal and Ireland at the Continental Youth Championships in August.

And the latest fashions …
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Events: Farming women trade stories of work, wellness and personal tragedies 3 months ago

Events: Farming women trade stories of work, wellness and personal tragedies

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An excellent mix of essential information, humour and poignant messages by speakers were shared on Thursday 24th May at the North West Women in Farming meeting, organised by Hannah McNelis, hosted …
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Forum plans to bring the feel-good factor to Finn Valley 3 months ago

Forum plans to bring the feel-good factor to Finn Valley

There will be something for everyone when Finn Valley Community Health Forum (FVCHF) host their 2nd Annual ‘Health and Wellbeing Event’ on Thursday 14 June.

Everyone is welcome to attend …
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Stunning Sophie is crowned as Miss Donegal 2018 3 months ago

Stunning Sophie is crowned as Miss Donegal 2018

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Loreto Letterkenny student and part-time Barista Sophie Devlin will follow in the footsteps of Buncrana model Lauren McDonagh and go forward to compete in the Miss Ireland pageant.

Nine young …
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Events: Making businesses bloom at the DWBN garden party 3 months ago

Events: Making businesses bloom at the DWBN garden party

The Donegal Women in Business Network had a warm welcome for new visitors from Northern Ireland at today’s cross-border afternoon tea event at Dunmore Gardens, Carrigans.

The beautiful country house, …
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Competition: Win tickets to Voodoo’s all-female comedy night! 3 months ago

Competition: Win tickets to Voodoo’s all-female comedy night!

Voodoo Venue Letterkenny, Donegal’s Number One comedy club, have lined up three hilarious Irish stand-up comedians in a week where a good laugh is very welcome.

This Thursday May 24th …
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Events: Creating couture from clutter at Trash ‘N’ Fashion 3 months ago

Events: Creating couture from clutter at Trash ‘N’ Fashion

The show on Thursday 17th May was a stylish success, with students from Donegal and Sligo joining the local fundraiser that sees creative young designers turn trash into wearable art.


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Loreto’s Little Princesses part with their hair for charity 3 months ago

Loreto’s Little Princesses part with their hair for charity

The Transition Year students at Loreto Letterkenny gathered in their school gym today for a brave and kind-hearted charity event. There was much excitement in the gym as it was transformed …
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Events: Top Donegal creatives host celebratory showcase 3 months ago

Events: Top Donegal creatives host celebratory showcase

Ten talented designers and makers have this week celebrated many achievements on their final day of training with Creative Coast Donegal and the Design and Craft Council of Ireland (DCCI).


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Meet ‘The Outstanding Young People’ making their mark in Donegal in 2018 3 months ago

Meet ‘The Outstanding Young People’ making their mark in Donegal in 2018

The JCI Donegal Outstanding Young Person Awards 2018 brought together leaders in the business, community and cultural sectors who have made remarkable achievements.

The awards served to recognise individuals …
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Events: Mammies, babies and wellness on Baby Bump Day 3 months ago

Events: Mammies, babies and wellness on Baby Bump Day

Saturday’s Baby Bump Painting Event at New Beginnings was a wonderful afternoon for local mums and mums-to-be to celebrate themselves and their next big step in life. 

There was a …
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Events: Dungloe is Springing into Summer in style 4 months ago

Events: Dungloe is Springing into Summer in style

Stylish ladies from all over Donegal gathered at the Waterfront Hotel on Thursday 29th April to see the latest SS18 styles and raise money for a worthwhile cause.

The main …
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Events: Coffee, charity and collaborations at Evelyn’s coffee morning 4 months ago

Events: Coffee, charity and collaborations at Evelyn’s coffee morning

Delicious treats, copious amounts of caffeine and an innovative business setting were the perfect blend for the ‘Let’s Meet for a Coffee’ event organised by Evelyn Mc Glynn. The marketing …
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Fabulous night of summer style in store for Dungloe 4 months ago

Fabulous night of summer style in store for Dungloe

A stellar list of guests and fashion brands have joined the line-up for the Spring into Summer Fashion Show in the Waterfront Hotel Dungloe. Tickets are in hot demand and will only be available at the door on …
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Events: Leading author launches Babbling Babies book for Donegal families 4 months ago

Events: Leading author launches Babbling Babies book for Donegal families

Author Dr. Mary Roche visited the Central Library in Letterkenny on Wednesday last to launch a fantastic new booklet developed by Lifestart Services called ‘Babbling Babies Nursery Rhyme and Action Song …
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Niamh Ní Dhubhgáin becomes Donegal’s new Rose 4 months ago

Niamh Ní Dhubhgáin becomes Donegal’s new Rose

By  •  Events

Fourteen talented and enthusiastic young Donegal women took part in the Donegal Rose selection event last night at the Central Hotel Donegal Town. After a night of stories, music and …
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Town centre tranforms into women’s health hub 4 months 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.

This week is Women’s …
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Events: Great crowds gather for Denise Blake’s book launch 4 months 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 4 months ago

Motivational Donegal women bring first TEDx talks to town

By  •  Events

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 4 months 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 5 months ago

Events: Donegal families rewarded for making a big difference

By  •  Events, News

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 5 months 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 5 months 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.

The event …
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Donegal’s Ros na Rún stars wrap on Season 22 5 months 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 5 months 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 5 months 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 5 months 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 5 months 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 5 months 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 5 months 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 5 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! 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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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