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Maria is a local blogger who writes about her own adventures & misadventures as a Thoroughly Modern Mammy.

Thoroughly Modern Mammy – a substitute for the Bacon! 2 years ago

Thoroughly Modern Mammy – a substitute for the Bacon!

By  •  Mammy

Mammies.

I have had a genius idea.

My Princess LOVES Peppa Pork.  She loves that fat little pink Piggy to the point that it is becoming quite the obsession.  Peppa, …
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How one Donegal woman was inspired to create an autism-centred children’s show 2 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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‘Wee fat chef’ Gary to get in shape on Operation Transformation 2 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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A woolly wonderful Donegal guest will star on tonight’s Late Late 2 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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Watch: Alan Hughes enjoys craic and ceol at Harvey’s Point 2 years ago

Watch: Alan Hughes enjoys craic and ceol at Harvey’s Point

Alan Hughes was on a pursuit to learn more about catching Donegal’s famous fish – and more importantly, eating them! He also enjoyed the craic and ceol at Harvey’s Point’s …
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Mrs Brown’s Boys star quits the famous family 3 years ago

Mrs Brown’s Boys star quits the famous family

Cowan performed in his last stage show in London last night before packing his bag and leaving the venue.

The actor who played Agnes’ son Rory said he hadn’t enjoyed …
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The Happy Camper is back… and they’ve got flipping great news 3 years ago

The Happy Camper is back… and they’ve got flipping great news

By  •  News

The new mobile cafe was renovated and kitted out in less than two weeks and will be on it’s merry way to Glenveagh National Park very soon.

The cafe, owned …
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Sister group The Henry Girls join The Late Late Show line-up 3 years ago

Sister group The Henry Girls join The Late Late Show line-up

Sister Karen, Lorna and Joleen McLaughlin from Malin, Donegal, are set to make a very special performance on The Late Late Show tonight.

Host Ryan Tubridy will be welcoming the …
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Could your family be the next Team Ryan? Apply now! 3 years ago

Could your family be the next Team Ryan? Apply now!

RTE are once again searching for the fittest, fastest and strongest families to enter Ireland’s most exciting and extreme fitness competition.

Ireland’s Fittest Family is returning to our screens later …
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Why Daniel and Majella’s Donegal visit was so special to us 3 years ago

Why Daniel and Majella’s Donegal visit was so special to us

The couple will be spending a night at The Glen House in Clonmany and experiencing the Inishowen area as they’ve never done before.

Daniel and Majella’s stay at the award-winning …
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Watch: Emotional documentary follows The Cancer Journey of Donegal natives 3 years ago

Watch: Emotional documentary follows The Cancer Journey of Donegal natives

Turas na hAilse – The Cancer Journey airs this Wednesday, 19th April at 8.30pm on TG4. The documentary follows a group of people from Donegal who have been brought together …
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Donegal woman Joanne chats her way to a match on First Dates 3 years ago

Donegal woman Joanne chats her way to a match on First Dates

Joanne’s friendly and outgoing nature entertained 32-year-old Max so much that they agreed to meet again. The date, which aired on RTE2 tonight, was a success despite an initial hiccup …
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The man who brought out the beauty in Glenveagh 3 years ago

The man who brought out the beauty in Glenveagh

Glenveagh lies in the heart of the Derryveagh Mountains in the North West of County Donegal and is the second largest of Ireland’s six national parks.

Like so many properties …
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Watch: Local girl Lucy shines in weather presenting debut 3 years ago

Watch: Local girl Lucy shines in weather presenting debut

Lucy presented the weather in a perfectly choreographed routine on the prime slot of 6.55pm on TG4 on Wednesday evening.

The natural star was one of five winners selected from a …
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Donegal woman Máire Bhreathnach at the helm of new panel show 3 years ago

Donegal woman Máire Bhreathnach at the helm of new panel show

Maire will be joined each week by a panel of journalists and social commentators each Monday for the next 4 weeks. The programme will feature discussion and analysis on a …
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Mammies wanted to play matchmaker for their sons 3 years ago

Mammies wanted to play matchmaker for their sons

By  •  Mammy

The team with the Ray D’Arcy show are recruiting volunteers for the ‘Tinder On The Telly’ game live in studio.

This time they’re letting the mammies take control – because …
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Donegal duo Little Hours to perform on The Late Late Show 3 years ago

Donegal duo Little Hours to perform on The Late Late Show

Tonight’s Late Late Show line-up will include a special performance from Donegal duo Little Hours.

John Doherty and Ryan Mc Closkey, from Killybegs, will be taking to the stage to …
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Donegal stars ‘invade’ Ros na Rún wrap party 3 years ago

Donegal stars ‘invade’ Ros na Rún wrap party

By  •  Life

Gaoth Dobhair’s Niall Mac Eachmharcaigh, Brídín Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh, Gort an Choirce’s Máirín Dé Buitléir and newcomer to the soap Falcarragh actor Pól Penrose were among the revellers at The Connemara …
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First-look at Donegal actress Amybeth in major Netflix drama 3 years ago

First-look at Donegal actress Amybeth in major Netflix drama

The first-look trailer of Anne, starring Donegal actress Amybeth McNulty, has been released to global audiences yesterday.

The highly anticipated new dramatic television series is an adaptation of the hugely popular Anne …
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Why Gary was an absolute dote on First Dates 3 years ago

Why Gary was an absolute dote on First Dates

Gary (26) appeared on the reality dating show last night and won over the heart of his date Aine (24) – as well as the hearts of many across the …
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Donegal man’s First Date ends in tears 3 years ago

Donegal man’s First Date ends in tears

The Letterkenny-based engineer was paired up with Timmie in the first gay date of the new series of First Dates Ireland last night. Skincare store manager Timmie, 34, from Clare …
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Letterkenny man makes a shocking revelation on First Dates Ireland 3 years ago

Letterkenny man makes a shocking revelation on First Dates Ireland

Richard McNeill, who lives in Letterkenny and is a Northern Ireland native, meets Timmie Murphy from Ennis for the first time in the famous restaurant of the Gibson Hotel Dublin.

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Casting call for couples to join Gogglebox Ireland 3 years ago

Casting call for couples to join Gogglebox Ireland

Opinionated partners are required for the new series of Gogglebox Ireland. If you and your partner enjoy discussing, slating or getting emotional over TV programming, then perhaps you want to invite …
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Dazzling divas have their turn on Dancing with the Stars 3 years ago

Dazzling divas have their turn on Dancing with the Stars

We won’t talk much about Hughie Maughan’s tan, because the shock of his skin colour is over and done. In fact Hughie himself looked overdone. All the stars bared bronze …
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TV viewers warned about upcoming Red Rock shock 3 years ago

TV viewers warned about upcoming Red Rock shock

Red Rock fans are being warned to expect the unexpected from one of Red Rock’s most endearing characters when the award-winning drama returns to TV3 tonight at 9pm.

Keith Kiely is …
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A New World of TV3 channels launches today 3 years ago

A New World of TV3 channels launches today

TV3’s new channel be3 went live at 7am this morning, bringing with it a schedule of ‘female-focused’ content and children’s programmes.

An exclusive new production entitled Aerial Ireland will premiere …
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Dancing with the Stars: the scores are in 3 years ago

Dancing with the Stars: the scores are in

Razzle-dazzle was the order of the day as one of RTE’s most-anticipated reality shows yet came to our screens. Dancing with the Stars, or ‘Irish Strictly’, began with a burst …
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This Graham Norton special will be comedy gold 3 years ago

This Graham Norton special will be comedy gold

It’s been a tough week for some being back at work, and January is a bit of a gloomy month itself. If you’re shying away from spending money this weekend …
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Vogue Williams admits she was mistaken for being transgender 3 years ago

Vogue Williams admits she was mistaken for being transgender

Vogue Williams said that she was mistaken for being transgender at a conference last year. While filming a documentary entitled Transgender Warriors, she said that a man asked when she …
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Donegal woman’s drone video is going to ‘Pop Up’ in the States! 3 years ago

Donegal woman’s drone video is going to ‘Pop Up’ in the States!

Catriona commissioned a drone video to film her pub at Donegal’s biggest celebrity charity event held at Rosapenna Golf Course last May. The video was noticed by TV producers from America, …
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Brendan O’Carroll’s family were worried for his health 3 years ago

Brendan O’Carroll’s family were worried for his health

Brendan has been working on the hit Mrs Brown’s Boys stage shows and TV series since the 1990s, but his family have worried that the workload is catching up with …
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Donegal stars dominate Christmas TV ratings 3 years ago

Donegal stars dominate Christmas TV ratings

It’s official: Mrs Brown is once again the queen of Christmas television after the Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas special pulled in the most viewers over the festive period for the …
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5 things we loved about the Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas Special 3 years ago

5 things we loved about the Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas Special

You’ll either love it or hate it – the Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas specials are something that bring families together for a while. With lots of *shushing* and rustling sweet …
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Snow and festive delights forecast for Daniel’s big show 3 years ago

Snow and festive delights forecast for Daniel’s big show

By  •  Videos

The forecast for Daniel’s Christmas Eve looks like a White Christmas with weather girls to the east and west after a trailer for his Christmas show was released from RTE.

Daniel …
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Is a ghost haunting EastEnders this Christmas? 3 years ago

Is a ghost haunting EastEnders this Christmas?

The first trailer for the Christmas Day episode was released last night, and the theme of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol suggests we’re going to see some retrospective, dark and haunting …
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Do you want to dine with the stars? 3 years ago

Do you want to dine with the stars?

Celebrity chef Gary O’Hanlon from Ramelton and his fellow culinary leaders are calling out for Donegal diners to sample the cooking of a secret pool of celebrities in the upcoming …
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Video: This is why Liam Neeson will never play Santa Claus 3 years ago

Video: This is why Liam Neeson will never play Santa Claus

Santa has a particular set of skills for delivering toys on Christmas Eve, but they’re not the type of skills Liam Neeson likes to boast about in the famous Taken
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Donegal’s fittest family impress in their final fight 3 years ago

Donegal’s fittest family impress in their final fight

By  •  News

The determination was strong tonight in the final of Ireland’s Fittest Family as the Ryans from Donegal battled it out for the prize and title.

The fit Donegal team, Danny …
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Style Study – Caitlin Nic Aoidh 3 years ago

Style Study – Caitlin Nic Aoidh

By  •  Style

Caitlin Nic Aoidh has had an exciting year – not every TV weather presenter can say they were struck by lightning on air. Those few seconds made Caitlin a viral …
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The amazing Mammy Ryan 3 years ago

The amazing Mammy Ryan

By  •  News

The final episode of Ireland’s Fittest Family is fast approaching and all of Donegal will be tuning in to support the Ryans. The Kilmacrennan family have battled it out through …
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Exclusive: Actresses reveal what it’s like to be rocked by a scandal 3 years ago

Exclusive: Actresses reveal what it’s like to be rocked by a scandal

We love a good family feud on TV at Christmas time, and two Donegal women are going to be centrestage of one of the juiciest festive soap fallouts this year.


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Donegal’s most famous couple to deliver Ireland’s Christmas Message 3 years ago

Donegal’s most famous couple to deliver Ireland’s Christmas Message

‘Daniel and Majella’s Christmas Message’ airs on TV3 at 3pm on Christmas Day.

Following on from its inaugural Christmas Day Message last year, TV3 will once again air a special …
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This comedian mimics every Irish mammy at Christmas 3 years ago

This comedian mimics every Irish mammy at Christmas

By  •  Mammy

If you are a mammy yourself, or you’re in a house with an Irish mammy this Christmas, there are a few things they seem to do that you might have …
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Women in Ireland to get new TV channel 3 years ago

Women in Ireland to get new TV channel

be3 will be launched on January 9th, 2017, and will show TV dramas, chat shows and children’s programming.

be3 will air soap repeats and programmes such as Midsomer Murders, Loose Women and Benidorm. There will …
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