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    13 Aug 19     Expect to Connect at Wainfest 2019

    ‘Expect to Connect’ this October as Wainfest, the annual Children’s Arts and Book Festival makes its highly anticipated return from 5 - 13 Oct. The festival, organised by Donegal County Council's Culture Division, is one of the country’s leading children’s festivals. Read more...

    12 Aug 19    Event filled Heritage Week Lies Ahead

    Over 120 events are taking place for National Heritage Week in County Donegal from Saturday, August 17 to Sunday, August 25 and most of them are free. The Read more ...

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August 2019  
   
Expect to Connect at Wainfest 2019  13 Aug '19
Event filled Heritage Week Lies Ahead 12 Aug '19

New Funding Scheme to assist local communities improve local rivers

 

12 Aug '19
Irish Water commences works at Ardnagappary East as part of the Gweedore Sewerag 07 Aug '19
Donegal Half Marathon winner to receive Dessie Larkin Perpetual Shield 06 Aug '19
Irish Water progresses plans to build wastewater treatment plant in Moville 06 Aug '19
Donegal and Mayo fans urged to ‘Park Smart Park Safe’ ahead of crunch GAA clash 02 Aug '19
Stunning performance by Ceol le Chéile with special guest Moya Brennan 01 Aug '19
   
July 2019  

Donegal Connect launch 10-day Events Programme

25 Jul '19

 New €450K Fire Engine for Gaoth Dobhair Fire Brigade 

 

24 Jul '19 

Contracts signed final phase N56 Mcharles to Inver

22 Jul '19

Two Donegal finalists in running for Foodie Destination 2019 

19 Jul '19

€476K LEADER funding approved for 14 Projects in Donegal 

19 Jul '19

MICA Redress Scheme

18 Jul '19

Varying the rate of Local Property Tax in Donegal

17 Jul '19 

Funding for Men’s and Women’s Sheds 

17 Jul '19 

Dungloe Going Green Initiative

16 Jul '19

Developers invited to submit proposals for new Community Library  

15 Jul '19
SECURE achieves innovative energy solutions 12 Jul '19
Life of O’Reilly – Ecommerce Success for Ballybofey Sportswear Entrepreneurs 12 Jul '19
An endless trail of possibilities for local communities and businesses 11 Jul '19
Students share their vision for the Northwest City Region 09 Jul '19
Donation of Lough Veagh deeds to Donegal County Archives 09 Jul '19
National Pride of Place judges visit Donegal 05 Jul '19
Irish Water invests in 56 new vans to ensure delivery of first class service 05 Jul '19
Two-way traffic will be reinstated on Pearse Rd next weekend for NI bank holiday

04 Jul '19

Digitisation of Poor Law/Workhouse Collection 02 Jul '19 
The search is on for the Best Kept Council Housing Scheme 2019 01 Jul '19
Irish Water carrying out major upgrades to water network 01 Jul '19
Share the Road - we are in this together

01 Jul '19

   
June 2019  
   
New TrailGazers project launched 28 Jun '19
ASCENT to Summit European Conference – Scaling new heights 28 Jun '19 
Notice of High Fire Risk (Condition Orange) 28 Jun '19
Letterkenny Public Services Centre will be closed tomorrow 26 Jun '19 
EU invests €35m to improve water quality in Carlingford Lough and Lough Foyle 26 Jun '19
Statement from Donegal County Council Cathaoirleach Cllr. Nicholas Crossan and C 24 Jun '19

Youthful Creativity unleashed across Donegal again

20 Jun '19

North West City Region takes the spotlight in Dublin

20 Jun '19 

Slow down & respect all road users during DL Rally

19 Jun '19

Four notable members of Diaspora to receive Award

18 Jun '19

New weekly walking tour commences in Bundoran

18 Jun '19

IW plans to improve coastal waters at Moville

18 Jun '19

Donegal hosted CPMR Political Bureau meeting

17 Jun '19

Bonfires cause serious damage to the environment & our health 

17 Jun '19 

€8.69m EU Funding for Riverine Project 

14 Jun '19

CPMR Political Bureau meeting in Donegal on Thurs

12 Jun '19

New edition of Donegal Book of Honour launched 

10 Jun '19 
Road Safety high on agenda for summer football season 06 Jun '19
Irish tech companies urged to explore growth options in Portugal 05 Jun '19
Active Travel Centre opportunity within the North West Travel Hub 04 Jun '19

 

 
May 2019  

Library Magic Table helps families connect.

31 May '19

Putting sustainability at the heart of Donegal’s marine tourism businesses

29 May '19

Your ultimate guide to managing household waste

29 May '19

Have your say on new plans for the re-development of Island House in Killybegs

24 MAy '19

Funding opportunities for Culture, Creative and Local Legacy initiatives

24 May '19

National Older Persons Convention hosted in Donegal

23 May '19 

Prospecting Licences

22 May '19

360 people in Cashilard now have safe drinking water

22 May '19

2019 Green Schools Awards

22 May '19

The new €1m Tyrconnell Bridge in Donegal Town officially opened

21 May '19

Funding applications invited under Community Enhancement Programme

20 May '19

1800 400 150 Freephone service for visually impaired voters

17 MAy '19

Donegal drinks Co.In Good Spirits Philadelphia

16 May '19

A mountain of experience behind the new path

16 May '19

Donegal Oireachtas members updated about Irish Water’s plans

16 May '19

Thatch Repair Grant Scheme Announced

16 May '19

Bundoran School pilots Customer Service Excellence

16 May '19

International Museums Day this Saturday 18 May

15 May '19

Donegal Schools awarded Water flags

15 May '19
€4.95m Sliabh Liag Strategic Development Project officially opened 14 May '19
Notice of High Fire Risk (Condition Orange 13 May '19

€4.95m Sliabh Liag Strategic Development Project

13 May '19
Bealtaine Arts Festival celebrating “life in your years” on Donegal Waterbus 10 May '19
Public urged to plan their journey ahead of Lifford Strabane Half Marathon 10 May '19

Drivers being asked to drive their rubbish home

09 May '19

Opportunity to build on €400K investment Malin Hd

09 May '19

Register your ‘Heritage Week’ Events

09 May '19

Ballybofey businessman wins overall BYE title

07 May '19

42 events in Donegal for the Big Hello May Bank Holiday weekend 03 May '19
Dungloe Walkability Audit one of the biggest Walkability Audits in Ireland. 03 May '19
New beach wheelchair for Rossnowlagh unveiled 03 May '19
Donegal Sports Star Awards committee extends best wishes to Ruby Walsh 02 May '19
Council seeking ‘Expressions of Interest’ for the Town & Village Renewal Scheme 01 May '19
   
April 2019  

Public Consultation workshops for Malin Head Visitor Management Plan

30 Apr '19

Fáilte chun na Gaeltachta!

29 Apr '19

Official opening of Hugh Duffy Car Park in Letterkenny

29 Apr '19

Ireland wins International Pan Celtic Song Contest

26 Apr '19

Residents and businesses in Marble Hill set to enjoy more reliable water supply

26 Apr '19 

Road safety appeal for erection of election posters

26 Apr '19

Aer Lingus and Donegal Tourism sector on board as Donegal Connect countdown begi

25 Apr '19

Colourful start as Pan Celtic Festival opens in Letterkenny

24 Apr '19

Digitised papers of Joseph Murray & the War online

24 Apr '19

Update on the extensive wild fire in West Donegal

23 April '19

Donegal County Council Fire Service continues to respond to Wild Fire

22 April '19

Notice of High Fire Risk (Condition Orange)

18 April '19

Sun set to shine on community clean-up volunteers this weekend

18 Apr '19

DRSWG urges motorists to drive safely every time you drive.

18 Apr '19

Pan Celtic Festival returns to Letterkenny

15 Apr '19

Ballyshannon Design Guide launched

15 Apr '19

Clean Coasts & Irish Water - Don't use sink as bin

15 Apr '19

Works to improve water quality in Stranorlar

15 Apr '19

Author David Walliams thanks the people of Donegal

12 Apr '19

Raphoe and Convoy scoop Best Kept Housing Estate Awards in Stranorlar MD

12 Apr '19

More Big Donegal Clean Ups this weekend

11 Apr '19

Cathaoirleach launches Centenary Commemoration of historic meeting of First Dáil

11 Apr '19

Huge demand for workshops on getting customs ready for Brexit

10 Apr '19

Penal times remembered for the Pan Celtic Festival

10 Apr '19

€100m invested by Local Authorities in tourism over last five years

08 Apr '19

Traffic diversion on N14 between Manorcunningham Roundabout and Drumoghill

08 Apr '19

48th International Pan Celtic Festival to return this month to Letterkenny

08 Apr '19

Bundoran smokers encouraged to vote with their butts

05 Apr '19

€300,000 secured for Donegal’s built heritage

03 Apr '19

Ballyshannon Design Guide to be launched

03 Apr '19

PEACE IV Cross Border Heritage Programme

02 Apr '19

A line of cones won’t stop speeding car but u can

02 Apr '19

Clann Mhic Ruairí to headline Dungloe Family Fun

02 Apr '19

'Donegal - We Create'

02 Apr '19

Irish Water has published a Compulsory Purchase Order

02 Apr '19

Friendship Charter between L'kenny MD & Scotland

02 Apr '19

Pro Social Ireland continues to deliver rd safety

01 Apr '19

Ballybofey Traffic Management up to 5 April

01 Apr '19

New Church Hill Community Park officially opened

01 Apr '19

ERNACT secure 3 new digital transformation project

01 Apr '19

   

March 2019

 

Expressions of interest invited to sell land in Inishowen 

28 Mar '19

Donegal represented at Cologne tour operators even

28 Mar '19

Spring into Storytime at your local library

27 Mar '19

IW continues Dgl countywide watermain rehab

27 Mar '19

Donegal sharing coastal management best practice with Norway and Basque Region

27 Mar '19

Expert Panel to critique proposals at Harvard Studio Pin-Up today

27 Mar '19

Balor Arts Centre signs up to new Twin Towns Community Toilet Scheme

26 Mar '19

Bundoran Celebrating World Water Day as Donegal’s First Think Before You Flush C

26 Mar '19

ERNACT network secures €1.4M

25 Mar '19

Lighting up the Big Donegal Clean Up at Fanad Lighthouse

25 Mar '19

Ballybofey Traffic Management up to 29 March

25 Mar '19

Timeframe for feedback on major national road project extended

22 Mar '19

Letterkenny PSC to close today

21 Mar '19

Students from Harvard University visit North West City Region for post-Brexit re

21 Mar '19

Ballybofey Road works up to 22 March

15 Mar '19

Expression of Interest sought for 2019 Grass Cutting Contracts

14 Mar '19

Derry hosts Northern/Western Regional Assembly Mtg

12 Mar '19

US delegation receives warm welcome in Donegal

11 Mar '19

Stranorlar Recreation Facility

11 Mar '19

Ballybofey Traffic Management up to 15 March

09 Mar '19

34 School Plays prepare for Drama Festival in Gaoth Dobhair next week

08 Mar '19

Road Closures - Dreenan to the Crossroads to facilitate water main installation

08 Mar '19

Further public consultation on potential link road at Ballybofey for Ten-T Proje

07 Mar '19

Irish Water to publish CPO re Kilcar Sew Scheme

07 Mar '19

Dept of Transport, Tourism and Sport - Clarification on the need for Green Cards

07 Mar '19

Inspirational events lined up to end busy Local Enterprise Week

07 Mar '19

Top travel photographers invited to photograph Donegal at prestigious awards.

07 Mar '19

Seoltar Seachtain na Gaeilge 2019 i gContae Dhún na nGall

06 Mar '19

Normal Service restored at Customer Service Centre

06 Mar '19

Historic Towns Initiative for Church Lane, Letterkenny

05 Mar '19

Read DL 2019 launched

04 Mar '19

Technical difficulties being experienced 

04 Mar '19

Lift-off for Donegal Connect …

04 Mar '19

Ballybofey Traffic Management up to 8 March

04 Mar '19

   

February 2019

 

Battle of the Books 2019

27 Feb '19

Minister Madigan announces extended deadline for submissions on Heritage Ireland

27 Feb '19

Kasia comes out top in Road Safety Art Competition

26 Feb '19

Workshops aimed at making Donegal sporting events safer

26 Feb '19

Atlas for the North West City Region - Setting the context for Graduate Design S

25 Feb '19

New Donegal Connect initiative to be launched next week

25 Feb '19

Dealing with childhood worries and anxieties talk at local libraries

25 Feb '19

Cross border funded sports programme aims to help more young people

25 Feb '19

Keep your mobile phone out of reach while driving

21 Feb '19

Dgl Boxing President - scroll from Sheriff of Worc

21 Feb '19

“Welcome Home” theme for Bundoran St Patrick’s Day Parade

20 Feb '19

Hedge-cutting season comes to an end

19 Feb '19

Columban Heritage Audit findings to be released

19 Feb '19

Atlas for a City Region: Imagining the future of the North West City Region.

18 Feb '19

Call for proposals for Cruinniú na nÓg

18 Feb '19

Ballybofey Road Works up to 22 Feb

15 Feb

'19

The BASE set to benefit from Rural Regeneration and Development Fund

15 Feb '19

Heritage Council re-opens ‘Adopt a Monument’ Scheme

15 Feb '19

Rural Water Multi-Annual Programme 2019 – 2021

15 Feb '19

Habitat Restoration at Errigal Mountain progress to Planning

15 Feb '19

Special Recognition Award for Councils response to Inishowen Floods

13 Feb '19

Putting Road Safety in a Premier position in Finn Park

13 Feb '19

Minister to grant Prospecting Licences in Inishowen MD

 12 Feb '19

SIRO announcement - a very good news story for Donegal

12 Feb '19

Exhibition “World War One: Ireland’s Humanitarian Effort”

11 Feb '19

Storm Erik Road Updates

08 Feb '19

Emerging Preferred Route Corridor for Donegal TenT

07 Feb '19

Ballybofey road works up to 15 Feb

07 Feb '19

Grant scheme to conserve traditional farm buildings

07 Feb '19

Volunteers wanted for a Walkability Audit in Dungloe

06 Feb '19

Gaming and Lotteries Act 1956

06 Feb '19

Donegal’s new tourism brochure unveiled

06 Feb '19

National Roads Office serving road users in Donegal and the north-west

05 Feb '19

Owenteskna water supply removed from Donegal’s Remedial Action List by the EPA

05 Feb '19

Buncrana Fire Update, 4 Feb, 7pm

05 Feb '19

Buncrana Fire update

04 Feb '19

Applications invited under Development Fund Initiative

01 Feb '19

Ballybofey Traffic Management up to 8 Feb

01 Feb '19

   

January 2019

 

Have your say on the new National Heritage Plan

31 Jan '19

Older people’s voices make Donegal a great place live and grow old in

30 Jan '19

Irish Water replacing ageing water mains in Birdstown, Co Donegal

28 Jan '19

Ballybofey roadworks up to 1 Feb

28 Jan '19

Boil Water Notice - Ballymagroarty and associated GWS

25 Jan '19

3 new festivals amongst the offerings for Bundoran’s 2019 Season

24 Jan '19

Early arrival advised ahead of Friday nights Donegal Sport Star Awards

24 Jan'19

Codebreaker True Story of an Irish Librarian who helped turn the tide of WW2

23 Jan '19

The Devouring, Holocaust Exhibition on Display in Donegal County Museum

23 Jan '19

Clarification on status of transboundary environmental consultation on proposed

22 Jan '19

Outstanding young people celebrated at the 2019 Donegal Garda Youth Awards

22 Jan '19

Donegal Sports Star Awards now sold out

21 Jan '19

Ballybofey Traffic Management up to 25 January

18 Jan '19

2018 Best Kept Estate winners announced.

18 Jan '19

Older people’s voices make Donegal a great place to grow old in.

17 Jan '19

Arctic Smartness Cluster and key stakeholder groups learn about Arctic Cluster p

15 Jan '19

Author Stella O’Malley Childhood Resilience Talks

14 Jan '19

Minister Murphy officially opens new Social Housing Schemes in Donegal.

14 Jan '19

Minister Murphy to officially open new Social Housing Schemes in Donegal today

11 Jan '19

Donegal all set for Boot!

9 Jan '19

Road Safety Art Comp offers children Premier spot

 

8 Jan '19

Jim Sheridan to launch Donegal Sports Star Awards

7 Jan '19

 

Ballybofey Traffic Management up to 11 Jan

4 Jan '19

Donegal Countywide Water Main Rehabilitation Project

3 Jan '19

Electoral registration reform

2 Jan '19

2018 Donegal Sport Star nominees announced 

2 Jan '19
   
   

 

  

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