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    10 August 2017    New Carrickfinn Beach wheelchair officially launched

    The stunning beach at Carrickfinn has just become more accessible to the people of Donegal with the official launch earlier today of the new Beach Wheelchair. Read more ...

    2 August 2017     Launch of Donegal Heritage Week Guide

    The Donegal 'Heritage Week' Event Guide will be officially launched on Tuesday next. This guide is a free, pocket-size booklet with details of 124 Heritage Week events taking place across County Donegal. Read more...

    09 August 2017    Donegal takes Centre Stage in Top Travel Magazine

    Donegal, ‘The Coolest place on the planet’ will feature heavily in the September edition of National Geographic Traveller UK. It will showcase the rich and varied traveller experiences that Donegal has to offer with the publication of a bumper 20 page full colour supplement. Read more ...

    08 August 2017    Environment groups urged to shine at 2017 Showcase

    Environment groups across Donegal are being asked to display their work at a showcase later this year in the Regional Cultural Centre in Letterkenny. This event will take place as part of the annual Social Inclusion Week and is being hosted by the Environmental Pillar of the Public Participation Network. Read more ...

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August 2017 News

 

10/08/2017 - Carrickfinn Beach wheelchair officially launched

 

09/08/2017 - Donegal takes Centre Stage in Top Travel Magazine

 

08/08/2017 - Environment groups urged to shine at 2017 Showcase

 

03/08/2017 - Public urged to Respect the Water ahead of Bank Holiday weekend

 

02/08/2017 - Launch of Donegal Heritage Week event guide

 

02/08/2017 - N2 Road Safety event highlighting danger of driver fatigue

  

01/08/2017 - Donegal ready to give Redhead300 a warm send off

 

01/08/2017 - €2.7m investment in wastewater monitoring and sampling 

 

July 2017 News

 

27/07/2017 - Donegal Trade Mission to the USA

 

19/07/2017 - Pride of Place judges visit Donegal

 

19/07/2017 - Donegal Civil Defence raises funds for IMNDA

 

15/07/2017 - Letterkenny Cathedral Quarter App launched

 

14/07/2017 - Consultation period for draft DCD plan extended

 

13/07/2017 - Donegal Tourism anchored at SeaFest 2017

 

12/07/2017 - New bespoke bike stands at beaches in Donegal

 

12/07/2017 - Pollution incident in stream at St. Johnston

 

12/07/2017 - Stay safe on the road this summer

 

11/07/2017 - Free live webcast from MacGill Summer School

 

11/07/2017 - Irish Water asks areas to keep conserving water

 

10/07/2017 - Fintown boil water notice lifted immediately

 

04/07/2017 - World class International athletics in Letterkenny

 

04/07/2017 -Phenomenal effort during Clean Coast Week

 

03/07/2017 - A reflection by Donegal artist Eamon O'Kane

 

03/07/2017 - Benchmark Strategies meet Boston bound businesses

 

June 2017 News

 

 

30/06/2017 - Council retirement of Senior Engineer Eamon Canney 

 

29/06/2017 - Irish Water replacing 6km of cast iron water main

 

29/06/2017 - The new North West Strategic Growth Partnership

 

27/06/2017 - Walk & Talk through the Donegal Vernacular Cottage

 

26/06/2017 - Disruption to water supply - Ballybofey - 27 06 17

 

26/06/2017 - Be a Summer Reading Star with your local library

 

22/06/2017 - Road surfacing works take place at Malin Head

 

21/06/2017 - Speed awareness campaign in Liscooley

 

20/06/2017 - Enjoy St.Johns night responsibly Without Bonfires

 

19/06/2017 - Exclusive wristbands for All Ireland Rowing fans

 

16/06/2017 - Irish Water invest €19m in Letterkenny RegionalWSS

 

16/06/2017 - Randox named in US-Ireland Top 50 Companies

 

15/06/2017 - Inaugural address by new Cathaoirleach Cllr. Gerry McMonagle

 

15/06/2017 - Dungloe staff get on their bike for National Bike Week

 

14/06/2017 - Donegal County Museum Needs Your Help

 

14/06/2017 - Media names Donegal as Favourite Place in Ireland

 

14/06/2017 - Road safety is key during rally weekend

 

13/06/2017 - Harvey’s Point Hotel mixing business with pleasure

 

12/06/2017 - Let's rally together for an incredible weekend

 

12/06/2017 - Bunagee Marine Development officially opened

 

09/06/2017 - Four Lane Rd Letterkenny Safety Improvement Scheme

 

09/06/2017 - Boil Water Notice on Fintown supply still in place

 

08/06/2017 - Bunagee Marine Development official opening

 

07/06/2017 - Donegals Wainfest praised by An Taoiseach 

 

06/06/2017 - Glenties Cllrs&TDs visit water & waste water plant

 

06/06/2017 - Seamus Coleman honoured with Freedom of Donegal

 

02/06/2017 - Boil Water Notice Fintown

 

01/06/2017 - Calling new recruits for largest Coast Clean-up

 

May 2017 News

 

 

31/05/2017 - Conservation without Frontiers

 

31/05/2017 - Reaping the rewards of NW Trade Mission

 

30/05/2017 - Fáilte chun na Gaeltachta!

 

30/05/2017 - Work to secure high quality water supplies

 

29/05/2017 - Bundoran celebrates 30 years of Blue Flags

 

29/05/2017 - Seamus Colman to be awarded Freedom of Donegal

 

26/05/2017 - Road Safety Alert for Greasy Road Surfaces

 

26/05/2017 - Heritage Council grant awards for Donegal revealed

 

25/03/2017 - Cathaoirleach welcomes MS Astor to Killybegs

 

25/05/2017 - New beach wheelchair for Downings Beach

 

23/05/2017 - Traffic Delays in Killybegs Kilcar & Glencolmcille

 

23/05/2017 - Staying Alive at 1.5 message for Rás 2017

 

23/05/2017 - Register your Heritage Week Events

 

22/05/2017 - 13 Blue Flags and 5 Green Coast Awards for Donegal

 

19/05/2017 - Have your say on the draft County Donegal Development Plan 2018-2024 

 

19/05/2017 - Oral History Training Workshop

 

19/05/2017 - New interactive map for An Rás enthusiasts

 

19/05/2017 - Japanese Music Legend in Letterkenny

 

18/05/2017 - Thank you for attending Gweedore Sewerage Scheme

 

18/05/2017 - Then there was Light - Irish Rural Electrification

 

18/05/2017 - Unleash the Magic at Wainfest 2017

 

17/05/2017 - 55 schools in Donegal awarded Green Flags

 

17/05/2017 - Disruption to BallyBofey Water Supply on Thursday

 

17/05/2017 - Distracted driving puts everyone at risk

 

17/05/2017 - Strong Donegal presence at the Balmoral Show

 

12/05/2017 - Donegal water consumers asked to conserve water  

 

12/05/2017 - Council buildings to 'Light up for HD'

 

10/05/2017 - A special day for Josie in Dungloe

 

09/05/2017 - Council aim to remove illegal roadside signage

 

08/05/2017 - UN Global Road Safety Week 8th - 14th May 2017

 

08/05/2017 - Council hosting WaterPro conference

 

08/05/2017 - Digitisation of 1916 Archived Minutes launched

 

05/05/17 - Official opening of N56 Boyoughter to Kilkenny Roa

 

05/05/2017 - BBC Folk Award Winners at RCC Letterkenny

 

04/05/2017 - Launch of Donegal's Bealtaine Festival

 

04/05/2017 - Well known Donegal man Josie Murray to be honoured 

 

04/05/2017 - Council seeking expressions of interest for the Town & Village Renewal Scheme

 

03/05/2017 - Cool Route Project Partners Meeting 

 

03/05/2017 - Draft County Development Plan to go to public consultation

 

03/05/2017 - Digitisation of the 1916 Archived Meeting Minutes

 

April 2017 News

 

27/04/2017 - New Clean & Green Awards

 

27/04/2017 -  North West Trade Mission to Boston

 

26/04/2017 - Distorted Perspectives 2017 

 

26/04/2017 - Civil Defence volunteers are preparing to take on Mount Errigal Challenge.

 

 

25/04/2017 - Works commence at Malin Head 

 

21/04/2017 - Council to attend Cool Route meeting in Cork

 

20/04/2017 - Bealtaine Festival 2017

 

13/04/2017 - Councillors back volunteers in the Big Clean Up

 

12/04/2017 - Stay safe on the roads this Easter

 

11/04/2017 - Council launches new Driver Awareness Campaign

 

11/04/2017  - CLÁR funding available for schools and community projects

 

10/04/2017 - Turnkey proposals invited for social housing.

 

10/04/2017 - Bundoran Tidy Towns anti-dog fouling campaign

 

10/04/2017 - Donegal hosts Hiking Europe

 

10/04/2017 - TY students to benefit from Tourism Training Prog

 

07/04/2017 - Working to have Donegal looking spick and span

 

06/04/2017 - New scheme offers opportunity for owners of vacant houses

 

05/04/2017 - Variation No 2 (Wind Energy) to the CDP 2012 - 2018 (as varied)

 

05/04/2017 - Proposed additions to Record of Protected Structures

 

05/04/2017 - Donegal Civil Defence winners in regional competition

 

05/04/2017 - Donegal supports the Rally for Haiti 

 

04/04/2017 - New Creative Ireland Programme unveiled in Donegal 

 

04/04/2017 - Donegal delivering on Traveller accommodation 

 

03/04/2017 - Collaborating locally to compete globally

 

March 2017 News

 

31/03/2017 - Busy time as Big Donegal Clean Up gets underway

 

30/03/2017 - Over 100 delegates at Donegal Tourism Spring Seminar

 

29/03/2017 - Public asked to support exciting Riverine proposal for Strabane and Lifford 

 

28/03/2017 - History Table: Elevation monument unveilled in Lifford

 

28/03/2017 - Planned disruptions to water supply in Lifford

 

28/03/2017 - Today is Switch Off Tuesday

 

28/03/2017 - Patsy McGowan honoured at Civic Reception

 

27/03/2017 - Disruption to water supply - Stranorlar 28/03/17

 

24/03/2017 - 1916 commemorative monument unveiling in Lifford

 

24/03/2017 - Ryan family support the Big Donegal Clean Up

 

22/03/2017 -  Public invited to participate in new Creative Ireland programme 

 

22/03/2017 -  County Donegal Heritage Plan funding announced

 

22/03/2017 - Cathaoirleach's message of condolence to the family of the late Martin McGuinness

 

21/03/2017 - Donegal well represented at St Patrick’s Day parade in New York

 

16/03/2017 - Special event for Ballaghderg Pre-School in Boston

 

15/03/2017 - Donegal going green for St. Patrick’s Day 

 

14/03/2017 - Council delegation attend Philadelphia St. Patrick's Day Parade

 

13/03/2017 - Expressions of interest for 2017 Grass Cutting Contracts 

 

13/03/2017 - Funding available for heritage projects in Donegal

 

10/03/2017 -  Pop Up Gaeltacht in Letterkenny on Sunday

 

10/03/2017 -  Temporary Road Closure on N14 at Lifford

 

09/03/2017 -  Visible and Invisible Women's seminar marks International Women's Day

 

09/03/2017 -  New Donegal TV ad promoting the coolest place on the planet 

 

03/03/2017 -  Honouring the experience of Women on International Women’s Day 

 

03/03/2017 -  Highlighting the role of engineers in our community during Engineers Week

 

03/03/2017 -  Another successful year for Read DL 2017 

 

02/03/2017 -  Continue to focus on the 'Opportunity Agenda' urges Ambassador

 

02/03/2017 -  Night time surfacing works on N14 in Lifford

 

02/03/2017 -  Seoladh Oifigiúil Sheachtain na Gaeilge

 

01/03/2017 -  Cathaoirleach to welcome British Ambassador to Donegal  

 

February 2017 News

 

27/02/2017 - Caoimhe scoops overall prize in RSArt competition 

 

27/02/2017 - 25th anniversary of Donegals first All Ireland Win 

 

27/02/2017 - International Womens Day event to discuss 1916 

 

27/02/2017 - School Records Exhibition now at Donegal Archives 

 

22/02/2017 - Seachtain na Gaeilge 2017 to be launched 

 

22/02/2017 - Steer your business with Enterprise Week 

 

22/02/2017 - It only a few seconds to put on a Seatbelt 

 

22/02/2017 - Signing the contracts for the new Cockhill Bridge 

 

21/02/2017 - Hedge Cutting season comes to an end 

 

21/02/2017 - Work commence at new Ardsbeg Water Treatment Plant

 

16/02/2017 - Tellus survey comes to Donegal 

 

15/02/2017 - Refugee Resettlement Programme Donegal 

 

15/02/2017 - Launch of 2017 Donegal Full and Half Marathon 

 

15/02/2017 - Best Kept Council Housing Schemes in Glenties MD 

 

15/02/2017 - Sire Exhibition opens in Regional Cultural Centre 

 

14/02/2017 - Primary School Road Safety Art competition entries 

 

14/02/2017 -  Visible and Invisible Women 100 Years in Donegal 

 

 14/02/2017 - Waterworld Bundoran seek 2017 Charity Partners

 

13/02/2017 - Visitor Management Plan for Malin Head 

 

13/02/2017 - Something special for St Valentines Day

 

10/02/2017 - National Geographic MD visits Cool Donegal to present official award

 

10/02/2017 - Have your say on the draft Official Languages Scheme

 

09/02/2017 - Donegal Firefighters to visit New York

 

09/02/2017 - Clann Credos 25million Community Loan Fund

 

08/02/2017 - Marram Grass Transplanting at Carrickfinn Beach

 

08/02/2017 - Donegal gives 300 bikes to Bikes for Africa Appeal 

 

07/02/2017 - Mná 1916 Women exhibiting at County Museum 

 

03/02/2017 - Holiday World Dublin A great success for Donegal 

 

03/02/2017 - Applications invited under Structures at Risk Fund

 

03/02/2017- Applications under Built Heritage Scheme being invited

 

01/02/2017 - CLEAN project has officially started in the NW 

 

01/02/2017 - Cathaoirleach welcomes Austrian Ambassador 

 

January 2017 News 

 

30/01/2017 - Winners of Donegal Sports Star Awards 2016 


30/01/2017 - Disruption to water supply in Lifford Tomorrow 


25/01/2017 - Remembering the Laurentic tragedy 100 years on 


25/01/2017 - Yellow Weather Warning Issued for Strong Winds 

 

25/01/2017 - Have your say on the Review of the Tenant (Incremental) Purchase Scheme 2016


24/01/2017 - Council secures €4m of EU Peace IV funds 


24/01/2017 - Road Safety Programme wins Major National Award 


23/01/2017 - Creating Celtic Connections for Donegal 


23/01/2017 - 135 new jobs in the Donegal Gaeltacht in 2016 


20/01/2017 - Share a love of reading with Donegal READ DL 2017 


18/01/2017 -  Aidan O Doherty to launch READ DL 2017 


18/01/2017 - It is time to wise up and cop on to Road Safety 


17/01/2017 - Over 3400 children participated in Wainfest 2016 


17/01/2017 - Council staff support Donegal Sport Star Awards 


17/01/2017 - Councils Best Staff Energy Saving Idea Competition 


13/01/2017 - Tip O Neill Irish Diaspora Awards Nomination Opens 


12/01/2017 - Electrical and Plumbing Services for Local Authorities

 

12/01/2017 - Holiday World Shows Coolest Place on the Planet 


11/01/2017 - Safety advice for all road users 


11/01/2017 - Stay up to date on Gritting Routes Road Conditions 


11/01/2017 - Discover Bundoran Tourism launch new Brochure 


10/01/2017 - Finn Harps continue Road Safety as a priority


10/01/2017 - Patsy McGonagle Special Guest at Sport Star Awards 

 

10/01/2017 - Certificate in Marine Tourism and Seafood Fundamentals

 

09/01/2017 - Be Outstanding Donegal Enterprise Awards 2017

 

09/01/2017 - Donegal Womans Pop Up Pubs Drone Video 

 

03/01/2017 - Council urges public to complete Energy Awareness Survey

 

04/01/2017 - Donegal Sports Star Awards nominees named 

 

 

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