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    9 Nov 2017     Marine Tourism and Seafood Fundamentals Graduation

    Wednesday last was a special day for students from the Letterkenny Institute of Technology’s School of Tourism when they were conferred with their certificates Read more ...

    09 Nov 2017    Portnoo water mains project improves water supply

    Works to replace over 4 kilometres of troublesome water mains in the Naran, Portnoo, Dungloe and Lettermacaward areas of Donegal are complete following an investment of over €970,000 by Irish Water. Read more ...

    09 Nov 2017    Launch of Laggan Lads WWI Book

    The book ‘Laggan Lads’ will be launched on Friday 17 November at 7.30pm in Donegal County Museum, Read more...

    08 Nov 2017     Gateway to Growth Trade Mission from Northwest to Boston

    ‘Gateway to Growth’ Trade Mission from Ireland’s Northwest to Boston Massachusetts for Organic Seaweed Food, Cosmetics and Soaps Company and C-TRIC (Clinical Translational Research Centre) Read more...

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Donegal & Derry businesses on Boston trade mission 17 Oct '17     
Storm Ophelia - Ongoing vigilance needed 16 Oct '17 
Storm Ophelia Statement from County Council 16 Oct '17 
Connecting for Life Donegal explores mental health 13 Oct '17 
Sponsorship of Roundabouts in Letterkenny 13 Oct '17 
Councils welcome Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD visit 13 Oct '17 
A week of laughing, learning and fun with Wainfest 12 Oct '17 
Donegal Eco Warrior hosting Arts & Crafts Workshop 12 Oct '17 
Tip O’Neill Award Recipients to tell their stories 12 Oct '17 
Donegal and Derry to host major European seminar on Digital Innovation Hubs 11 Oct '17 
Farmers concerned about complying with slurry spreading regulations 10 Oct '17 
Donegal Tourism attends successful TBEX Conference 10 Oct '17 
Donate your Bikes 4 Africa during Reuse month 10 Oct '17
Vital lesson for students at Road Safe Road Show 9 Oct '17
Launch of Heritage and Habitat Teachers Guide 9 Oct '17
Youth Suicide Exhibition at An Gailearaí Gaoth Dobhair 9 Oct '17
Get Your Business Listed on the Cool Route 6 Oct '17
Aging Watermains to be replaced at Murlog 4 Oct '17
Support for those affected by flooding in Killybegs and surrounding area  5 Oct '17
One Donegal Social Inclusion Week - 6 to 14 Oct 5 Oct '17

Council response to flooding in South Donegal

5 Oct '17

New innovative Driving Module programme at Carndonagh Community School 

4 Oct '17

Glenties MD Cathaoirleach welcomes Exchange Students to Dungloe 

4 Oct '17

Donegal Fire Service recruitment drive targets new female recruits

3 Oct '17
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September 2017

 

Tidy Towns Competition 2017 27 Sep '17 
Wainfest to inspire thousands of Donegal children 25 Sep '17 
North West delegation Boston bound 25 Sep '17 
Donegal Bay & Blue Stacks Festival this weekend 25 Sep '17 
Local Improvement Scheme funding for Co. Donegal 25 Sep '17 
Have your say on Enabling Creativity 20 Sep '17 
Pan Celtic Charter in safe hands in Letterkenny 19 Sep '17 
Leas Cathaoirleach welcomes ERNACT delegates 19 Sep '17 
1,200 Local Improvement Scheme applicants 19 Sep '17 
Tip O'Neill Award for four Diaspora ambassadors 19 Sep '17 
Switch on Culture Night! 19 Sep '17 
Are you Irelands Best Young Entrepreneur? 18 Sep '17 
Update on Recovery from Flooding 18 Sep '17 
Spotlight on Environment groups at 2017 Showcase 15 Sep '17 
Disappointment as popular Crana Fest is cancelled 15 Sep '17
The Vanished World of Donegals Landed Gentry 15 Sep '17 
Cathaoirleach welcomes Enet-SSE broadband plans 11 Sep '17 
Great year for Wainfest, Nominated for Excellence 11 Sep '17 
Update on Recovery from Flooding 11 Sept 2017 11 Sep '17 
Update on Recovery from Flooding 08 Sep '17 
Government announce domestic water charge refund 07 Sep '17 
Update on Recovery from Flooding 06 Sep '17 
45 tonnes of waste removed from illegal dump 06 Sep '17 
The 2017 Upcycle challenge is on 05 Sep '17 
Worlds largest coastal cleanup needs you 05 Sep '17 
Water Services restored to all areas in Inishowen 05 Sep '17 
Flood Recovery Update 04 Sep '17 
Donegal shines in National Geographic Supplement 04 Sep '17 
Storytelling Chair designed for Twin Towns Library 01 Sep '17 
Flood Recovery Update 01 Sep '17 

 

August 2017

 

Humanitarian Support Scheme announced 31 Aug '17 
Local Improvement Scheme 2017 30 Aug '17 
Funding announced for flood hit small businesses 30 Aug '17 
Donegal reaches out to USA 30 Aug '17 
Road safety message as schools set to open 30 Aug '17 
Flooding Update Another busy day across Inishowen 29 Aug '17 
Update on aftermath of flooding in Donegal 29 Aug '17 
Irish Water works to resolve incidents in Donegal 28 Aug '17 
Have you been affected by flooding? 28 Aug '17 
Council offices to open over weekend in Inishowen 25 Aug '17 
Donegal County Council Machinery Yard Sale 2017 24 Aug '17 
Updates of Roads & Sevices for flood hit areas 24 Aug '17
Further Roads and Ferry Service Update 24 Aug '17 
Library Services Video Launch 24 Aug '17 
Foyle Ferry Service running extended service today 24 Aug '17 
Further Update - Roads & Exceptional Needs Payment 24 Aug '17 
Further Update on North Donegal Roads 23 Aug '17 
Update on Road Conditions following heavy rain 23 Aug '17 
New promotional video for Donegal Library Service 22 Aug '17 
Donegal Heritage Week Event Guide now available 18 Aug '17 
Carrickfinn Beach wheelchair officially launched 10 Aug '17 
Donegal takes Centre Stage in Top Travel Magazine 09 Aug '17 
Environment groups urged to shine at 2017 Showcase 08 Aug '17 
Respect the Water 03 Aug '17 
Launch of County Donegal Heritage Week Event Guide 02 Aug '17 
N2 Road Safety event this Friday highlights danger 02 Aug '17
Investment of in wastewater monitoring 01 Aug '17 
Donegal ready to give Redhead300 a warm send off 01 Aug '17 

 

July 2017

 

Donegal Trade Mission to the USA 27 Jul '17 
Letterkenny Cathedral Quarter App launched 21 Jul '17 
Pride of Place judges visit Donegal 19 Jul '17 
Donegal Civil Defence raises funds for IMNDA 19 Jul '17 
Consultation period for draft DCD plan extended 14 Jul '17 
Donegal Tourism anchored at SeaFest 2017 13 Jul '17 
New bespoke bike stands at beaches in Donegal 12 Jul '17 
Pollution incident in stream at St. Johnston 12 Jul '17 
Stay safe on the road this summer 12 Jul '17 
Free live webcast from MacGill Summer School 11 Jul '17
Irish Water asks areas to keep conserving water 11 Jul '17 
Fintown boil water notice lifted immediately 10 Jul '17 
World class International athletics in Letterkenny 04 Jul '17 
Phenomenal effort during Clean Coast Week 04 Jul '17 
A reflection by Eamon O Kane 03 Jul '17 
Benchmark Strategies meet Boston bound businesses 03 Jul '17 

 

June 2017

 

Council retirement of Senior Engineer Eamon Canney 30 Jun '17 
Irish Water replacing 6km of cast iron water main 29 Jun '17 
The new North West Strategic Growth Partnership 29 Jun '17 
Walk & Talk through the Donegal Vernacular Cottage 27 Jun '17 
Disruption to water supply - Ballybofey - 27 06 17 26 Jun '17 
Be a Summer Reading Star with your local library 26 Jun '17 
Road surfacing works take place at Malin Head 22 Jun '17 
Speed awareness campaign in Liscooley 21 Jun '17 
Enjoy St.Johns night responsibly Without Bonfires 20 Jun '17 
Exclusive wristbands for All Ireland Rowing fans 19 Jun '17 
Irish Water invest €19m in Letterkenny RegionalWSS 16 Jun '17 
Randox named in US-Ireland Top 50 Companies 16 Jun '17 
Cllr Gerry McMonagle Inaugural Speech 15 Jun '17 
Its Bike Week 15 Jun '17 
Donegal County Museum Needs Your Help 14 Jun '17 
Media names Donegal as Favourite Place in Ireland 14 Jun '17 
Road safety is key during rally weekend 14 Jun '17 
Harvey’s Point Hotel mixing business with pleasure 13 Jun '17 
Lets rally together for an incredible weekend 12 Jun '17 
Bunagee Marine Development officially opened 12 Jun '17 
Four Lane Rd Letterkenny Safety Improvement Scheme 09 Jun '17 
Boil Water Notice on Fintown supply still in place 09 Jun '17 
Bunagee Marine Development official opening 08 Jun '17 
Donegals Wainfest praised by An Taoiseach 07 Jun '17 
Glenties Cllrs&TDs visit water & waste water plant 06 Jun '17 
Seamus Coleman honoured with Freedom of Donegal 06 Jun '17 
Boil Water Notice Fintown 02 Jun '17 
Calling new recruits for largest Coast Clean-up 01 Jun '17 

 

May 2017

 

Conservation without Frontiers

31 May '17

Reaping the rewards of NW Trade Mission

31 May '17

Fáilte chun na Gaeltachta!

30 May '17

Work to secure high quality water supplies

30 May '17

Bundoran celebrates 30 years of Blue Flags

29 May '17

Seamus Colman to be awarded Freedom of Donegal

29 May '17

Road Safety Alert for Greasy Road Surfaces

26 May '17

Heritage Council grant awards for Donegal revealed

26 May '17

Cathaoirleach welcomes MS Astor to Killybegs

25 May '17

New beach wheelchair for Downings Beach

25 May '17

Traffic Delays in Killybegs Kilcar & Glencolmcille

23 May '17

Staying Alive at 1.5 message for Rás 2017

23 May '17

Register your Heritage Week Events

23 May '17

13 Blue Flags and 5 Green Coast Awards for Donegal

22 May '17

Oral History Training Workshop

19 May '17

New interactive map for An Rás enthusiasts

19 May '17

Japanese Music Legend in Letterkenny

19 May '17

Thank you for attending Gweedore Sewerage Scheme

18 May '17

Then there was Light - Irish Rural Electrification

18 May '17

Unleash the Magic at Wainfest 2017

18 May '17

55 schools in Donegal awarded Green Flags

17 May '17 

Disruption to BallyBofey Water Supply on Thursday

17 May '17 

Distracted driving puts everyone at risk

17 May '17 

Strong Donegal presence at the Balmoral Show

17 May '17

Donegal water consumers asked to conserve water

12 May '17

Council buildings to 'Light up for HD'

12 May '17

A special day for Josie in Dungloe

10 May '17

Council aim to remove illegal roadside signage

09 May '17

UN Global Road Safety Week 8th - 14th May 2017

08 May '17

Council hosting WaterPro conference

08 May '17

Digitisation of 1916 Archived Minutes launched

08 May '17

Official opening of N56 Boyoughter to Kilkenny Roa

05 May '17

Official opening of N15 Blackburn Bridge

05 May '17

BBC Folk Award Winners at RCC Letterkenny

05 May '17

Launch of Donegal's Bealtaine Festival

04 May '17

Well known Donegal man Josie Murray to be honoured

04 May '17

Town & Village Renewal Scheme

04 May '17

Cool Route Project Partners Meeting

03 May '17

Draft County Development Plan

03 May '17

Digitisation of the 1916 Archived Meeting Minutes

03 May '17

 

April 2017

 

New Clean & Green Awards

27 Apr '17

North West Trade Mission to Boston

27 Apr '17

Distorted Perspectives 2017

26 Apr '17

Civil Defence Errigal Challenge

26 Apr '17

Works commence on Malin Head

25 Apr '17

Council to attend Cool Route meeting in Cork

21 Apr '17

Bealtaine Festival 2017

20 Apr '17

Councillors back volunteers in the Big Clean Up

13 Apr '17

Stay safe on the roads this Easter

12 Apr '17

Council launches new Driver Awareness Campaign

11 Apr '17

Bundoran Tidy Towns anti-dog fouling campaign

10 Apr '17

Donegal hosts Hiking Europe

10 Apr '17

TY students to benefit from Tourism Training Prog

10 Apr '17

Working to have Donegal looking ‘spick and span’

06 Apr '17

New scheme offers opportunity for house owners

05 Apr '17

Additions to Record of Protected Structures

05 Apr '17

Dgl Civil Defence winners in regional competition

05 Apr '17

Support for the Rally for Haiti

05 Apr '17

Dumping at Ballinalacky Crossroads

04 Apr '17

New Creative Ireland Programme unveiled in Donegal

04 Apr '17

Donegal delivering on Traveller accommodation

04 Apr '17

Collaborating locally to compete globally

03 Apr '17

 

March 2017

 

Busy time as Big Donegal Clean Up gets underway

31 Mar '17

Donegal Tourism Spring Seminar

30 Mar '17

Riverine proposal for Strabane and Lifford

29 Mar '17

Disruption to water supply - Lifford

28 Mar '17

History Table Elevation

28 Mar '17

Switch Off Tuesday

28 Mar '17

Patsy McGowan honoured at Civic Reception

28 Mar '17

Disruption to water supply - Stranorlar 28/03/17

27 Mar '17

1916 commemorative monument unveiling in Lifford

24 Mar '17

Ryan family support the Big Donegal Clean Up

24 Mar '17

Building Creative Communities

22 Mar '17

County Donegal Heritage Plan Funding Announced

22 Mar '17

Statement of Condolence

22 Mar '17

Donegal well represented on St Patrick Day

21 Mar '17

Special event for Ballaghderg Pre-school in Boston

16 Mar '17

Donegal going green for St Patricks Day

15 Mar '17

Council delegation attend Philadelphia Parade

14 Mar '17

2017 Grass Cutting Contracts

13 Mar '17

Funding available for heritage projects in Donegal

13 Mar '17

Pop-Up Gaeltacht

10 Mar '17

Temporary road closure on N14 at Lifford

10 Mar '17

Celebrating IWD

09 Mar '17

New TV Ad for Donegal

09 Mar '17

Engineers Week in Donegal

03 Mar '17

Honouring the experience of Women

03 Mar '17

Another successful year for Read DL 2017

03 Mar '17

Seachtain na Gaeilge Programme

02 Mar '17

Seoladh Oifigiuil Sheachtain na Gaeilge

02 Mar '17

Continue to focus on the Opportunity Agenda

02 Mar '17

Night time surfacing works on N14 in Lifford

02 Mar '17

Cathaoirleach to welcome British Ambassador to Don

01 Mar '17

 

February 2017

 

Caoimhe scoops overall prize in RSArt competition

27 Feb '17

25th anniversary of Donegals first All Ireland Win

27 Feb '17

International Womens Day event to discuss 1916

27 Feb '17

School Records Exhibition now at Donegal Archives

27 Feb '17

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2017 to be launched

22 Feb '17

Steer your business with Enterprise Week

22 Feb '17

It only a few seconds to put on a Seatbelt

22 Feb '17

Signing the contracts for the new Cockhill Bridge

22 Feb '17

Hedge Cutting season comes to an end

21 Feb '17

Work commence at new Ardsbeg Water Treatment Plant

21 Feb '17

Tellus survey comes to Donegal

16 Feb '17

Refugee Resettlement Programme Donegal

15 Feb '17

Launch of 2017 Donegal Full and Half Marathon

15 Feb '17

Best Kept Council Housing Schemes in Glenties MD

15 Feb '17

Sire Exhibition opens in Regional Cultural Centre

15 Feb '17

Primary School Road Safety Art competition entries

14 Feb '17

Visible and Invisible Women 100 Years in Donegal

14 Feb '17

Waterworld Bundoran seek 2017 Charity Partners

14 Feb '17

Class Concerts at RCC Letterkenny this November

13 Feb '17

Visitor Management Plan for Malin Head

13 Feb '17

Something special for St Valentines Day

13 Feb '17

National Geographic MD visits Cool Donegal

10 Feb '17

Read DL 2017

09 Feb '17

Donegal Firefighters to visit New York

09 Feb '17

Clann Credos 25million Community Loan Fund

09 Feb '17

Marram Grass Transplanting at Carrickfinn Beach

08 Feb '17

Donegal gives 300 bikes to Bikes for Africa Appeal

07 Feb '17

Mna 1916 Women exhibiting at County Museum

07 Feb '17

Holiday World Dublin A great success for Donegal

03 Feb '17

Cathaoirleach welcomes Austrian Ambassador

01 Feb '17

CLEAN project has officially started in the NW

01 Feb '17

 

January 2017

 

Winners of Donegal Sports Star Awards

30 Jan '17

Disruption to water supply in Lifford Today

30 Jan '17

Remembering the Laurentic tragedy 100 years on

25 Jan '17

Yellow Weather Warning Issued for Strong Winds

25 Jan '17

Council secures 4m of EU Peace IV funds

24 Jan '17

Road Safety Programme wins Major National Award

24 Jan '17

Creating Celtic Connections for Donegal

23 Jan '17

Donegal Sports Star Awards

23 Jan '17

135 new jobs in the Donegal Gaeltacht in 2016

23 Jan '17

Share a love of reading with Donegal READ DL 2017

20 Jan '17

Aidan O Doherty to launch READ DL 2017

18 Jan '17

It is time to wise up and cop on to Road Safety

18 Jan '17

Letterkenny Trad Week 2017

17 Jan '17

Over 3400 children participated in Wainfest 2016

17 Jan '17

Council staff support Donegal Sport Star Awards

17 Jan '17

Councils Best Staff Energy Saving Idea Competition

17 Jan '17

Tip O Neill Irish Diaspora Awards Nomination Opens

13 Jan '17

Holiday World Shows Coolest Place on the Planet

12 Jan '17

Safety advice for all road users

11 Jan '17

Stay up to date on Gritting Routes Road Conditions

11 Jan '17

Discover Bundoran Tourism launch new Brochure

11 Jan '17

Finn Harps continue Road Safety as a priority

10 Jan '17

Marine Tourism and Seafood Fundamentals

10 Jan '17

Patsy McGonagle Special Guest at Sport Star Awards

10 Jan '17

Be Outstanding Donegal Enterprise Awards 2017

09 Jan '17

Donegal Womans Pop Up Pubs Drone Video

09 Jan '17

Donegal Sports Star Awards nominees named

04 Jan '17

Energy Awareness Survey

03 Jan '17

Donegal County Council by numbers

03 Jan '17

 

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