Paul Brady sings the Homes of Donegal. This song was written by Seán McBride in about 1955. Seán was a native of Cruit Island which is in the Rosses area of Donegal (West Donegal). He was a school Teacher at St.Baithins school in the Carrigans/St.Johnston area (East Donegal) for most of his life. Seán passed […]
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These photos were taken on a trip to Aranmore Island during the summer of 2011. Most of the population lives along the southern and (comparatively sheltered) eastern coast. It has been settled since pre-Celtic times, and the few remaining signs of early settlement include a promontory fort to the south of the island and shell […]
Photos taken in The Carrigart and Downings area by Paul Redmond
A trip around the beautiful scenery of Donegal.
For many years, the annual Harvest Fair in Ballyshannon was one of the biggest days of the year in south Donegal. And next weekend, thanks to the efforts of a hard-working organising committee, the Harvest Fair will return with a host of events planned over the two days. The event is being organised as part […]
Apart from the major effort and expense of laying track on the old Donegal Railway trackbed, one of the few ways left to keep the old railways in the minds of local people and to attract outside interest is a model railway show. Local enthusiasts County Donegal Railway Restoration Ltd who operate out of the […]