Entries by DLEvents

Donegal Gathering Events

Donegal Gathering Events During 2013, local communities in Donegal will invite thousands of friends and family from all over the world, calling them home to gatherings in villages and towns throughout the county. The Donegal Gathering provides a unique opportunity to reach out to those who have moved away, their relatives, friends and descendants, and […]

The Friendliness of Total Strangers

The Friendliness of Total Strangers is an unusual and compelling story. It is the first of a 2 book memoir by Alan Hemmings, principally concerned with a “textile pilgrimage” taking in derby, London, Donegal and Dublin. The book is due to be published in late Spring / early Summer 2013 An excerpt appeared in the […]

The Gathering Short Film Donegal

The Gathering Short Film Donegal – This film was chosen as the winning entry from the North West Regional Final. It shows the beauty in the scenery of Donegal while focusing on interviews of local personalities and one from further afield. Appearences by Mickey Joe Harte(Musician), Brian Ormond(TV Presenter), Karl Lacey(Donegal footballer) and Francis Brennan(Hotelier). […]

Changes in Consumer Behaviour

Changes in Consumer Behaviour Behaviour and Attitudes, Ireland’s largest independent Market Research company, provided key findings to recent research into the unmet opportunities for tourism SME’s. These opportunities were based around three main trends – ‘The Savvy Shopper’ – Consumers looking for value ‘Authenticity’ – Changing consumer tastes and the growing importance of authentic and […]

Donegal Traditional Thatched Cottages

view this cottage click here     More photos of cottage – click here [mashshare] Donegal Traditional Thatched Cottages – Joseph Gallagher has always had a keen interest in local history, and while the role of Heritage Officer keeps him busy during the day, outside of his job with Donegal County Council, in his spare […]

Enterprising Donegal Business Week

Organised by Donegal County Enterprise Board, in conjunction with its enterprise partners in Donegal, the aim of the week-long programme of events is to inspire and motivate people to consider starting their own business and to provide a learning and networking forum for those already in business.

Amazing Grace Festival 2013

Amazing Grace Festival 2013 – 4th – 8th April Against the stunning backdrop of Lough Swilly, celebrate the inspirational story of John Newton, his dramatic, life-changing arrival in Ireland and the 240th anniversary of his most famous hymn “Amazing Grace”. A weekend events for all the family will combine music, history & heritage, arts & […]

Donegal A Special Place in Your Heart

Mad Men’s Don Draper explains how technology can help bring a person back in time to a special place in their heart. Download the free cross-platform Donegal App for the beautiful county of Donegal in northwest Ireland and find out for yourself. With special thanks to the photography of Mark Nolan, Mark Flagler, Emmet McCauley, […]

Aidan Quinn at The Allingham Arms

Aidan Quinn at The Allingham Arms – A concert with Aidan Quinn, his new band and the legendary Queen of County Music Philomena Begley. They take a journey through a lifetime dedicated to country music with firm favourites like ‘Queen of the Silver Dollar’, ‘Blanket on the Ground’ and many more. Quinn sings a selection […]