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Donegal woman to present thesis at Olympic World Conference 9 months ago

Donegal woman to present thesis at Olympic World Conference

By  •  Health, Sport

Ellevyn Irwin will travel to Monaco in March 2020 to attend the IOC World Conference on the prevention of injury and illness in sport. Her abstract, entitled ‘Clinically-orientated assessments of …
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All I Want for Christmas… is a Dyson from Irwin Expert Electrical 9 months ago

All I Want for Christmas… is a Dyson from Irwin Expert Electrical

Dyson’s ground-breaking technologies are at the top of many wish lists this Christmas.

Whether it’s the revolutionary hair styling products, fans and air purifiers or the highly-impressive vacuum cleaners, a …
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Watch: What makes Irwins Expert Electrical Buncrana special to customers 10 months ago

Watch: What makes Irwins Expert Electrical Buncrana special to customers

They’re a friendly bunch at Irwins Expert Electrical Buncrana, and they were all smiles last week as they welcomed the Donegal Daily cameras for an introduction to their store.

Manager …
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A Stitch in Time: Rosaleen Hegarty’s yarn weaves through the ages 11 months ago

A Stitch in Time: Rosaleen Hegarty’s yarn weaves through the ages

A simple pair of knitting needles, a few balls of yarn and a pattern – that’s all that Rosaleen Hegarty says is required to create a beautiful garment. 


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‘No matter how bad things may seem, there is hope’ 12 months ago

‘No matter how bad things may seem, there is hope’

By  •  Health

Julie Harrigan, 34, had always wanted to work in the legal sector. That was until depression reared its ugly head.

Originally from outside Fahan, she moved away to pursue her …
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Donegal woman inspires hometown to help combat period poverty 1 year ago

Donegal woman inspires hometown to help combat period poverty

By  •  News

Period poverty is a silent struggle that many women are forced to deal with every month.

It may be something that is often taken for granted, but the expense of …
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Inishowen mum meet-up to explore confidence and holistic therapies 2 years ago

Inishowen mum meet-up to explore confidence and holistic therapies

By  •  Mammy

The Tea & Toast is an Inishowen-based group hosting casual meet-ups for mothers to get together and learn new tips and tools for taking care of their own mental well-being.


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A Donegal girl’s high hopes to connect mighty and brave families 2 years ago

A Donegal girl’s high hopes to connect mighty and brave families

By  •  Life

Twelve-year-old Michaela from Buncrana has some incredibly complex medical needs. She has Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and can suffer with up to 15 dislocations a day. Pain is a major part …
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The Undertones donate signed guitar to Danielle McLaughlin fund 2 years ago

The Undertones donate signed guitar to Danielle McLaughlin fund

By  •  News

The coveted guitar will be raffled off on the night of Urban Conflict’s performance at 10pm on Easter Sunday in McCallion’s Music Quarter, Buncrana.

To be in with the chance …
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The Inishowen women offering special support for siblings of disabled children 3 years ago

The Inishowen women offering special support for siblings of disabled children

By  •  News

Catriona McEleney and Agnes Doherty are launching a new siblings’ group at iCARE this month to focus on the experiences of the brothers and sisters of children with special needs.


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Taximan drives up support for charity who cared for his baby granddaughter 3 years ago

Taximan drives up support for charity who cared for his baby granddaughter

By  •  News

Loving grandad Liam Lynch will be hitting the road for a busy Thursday and will be donating all fares to Friends of the Coombe – a charity which supported his …
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Donegal venues rank highly on list of Ireland’s top party locations! 3 years ago

Donegal venues rank highly on list of Ireland’s top party locations!

By  •  News

A diverse mix of businesses were selected by The Irish Times to highlight great spots to gather with friends and mark special occasions.

Weddings, birthdays, family gatherings, anniversaries, Christmas parties …
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Vibrant colour run to celebrate life of Danielle Mc Laughlin 3 years ago

Vibrant colour run to celebrate life of Danielle Mc Laughlin

By  •  News

A rainbow of colour will stream through Buncrana this Saturday, July 29th, as the community remembers a young woman who died in India this year.

Donegal woman Danielle Mc Laughlin, …
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Danielle’s mum hopes to give her the voice that was cruelly taken away 3 years ago

Danielle’s mum hopes to give her the voice that was cruelly taken away

By  •  News

Danielle was 28 years old when she was found dead in the Goa region of India on March 14th 2017. An Indian man has been charged with her rape and …
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This blooming beautiful festival is every flower lover’s dream 3 years ago

This blooming beautiful festival is every flower lover’s dream

By  •  News

It will be held in the picturesque seaside Donegal town of Buncrana on the Inishowen Peninsula. St Mary’s Oratory, Buncrana will host a plethora of international floral designers such as …
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Delay in maternity benefit payments pinned on Buncrana welfare office 3 years ago

Delay in maternity benefit payments pinned on Buncrana welfare office

By  •  News

Both expectant women and women who have already given birth are affected by the backlog of the benefit, which equals €235 a week.

Although usually applying for the benefit six …
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Ingenious design by Donegal student takes Junk Kouture 2017 title 3 years ago

Ingenious design by Donegal student takes Junk Kouture 2017 title

There were tears of joy in the 3Arena last night as ‘Engimatic’ emerged as the victor of Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture 2017 at the seventh annual final.

‘Engimatic’ from Scoil Mhuire …
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Donegal woman Sadie Duffy is honoured by Irish Boxing Board 3 years ago

Donegal woman Sadie Duffy is honoured by Irish Boxing Board

By  •  Sport

Duffy, along with former boxing star Bernard Dunne, were acknowledged for ‘dedicated and loyal service to the Irish Athletic Amateur Boxing Association for many years’ at the Irish Elite finals …
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