Gweedore

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A man fell from an upstairs window of Teach Hiúdaí Beag in Bunbeg, Gweedore, Co Donegal, which has B&B rooms upstairs. File photograph: Google Street View

A man has been taken to hospital with minor injuries after falling out of an upstairs window of a well-known music pub in west Donegal during the earl(...)

At Letterkenny Circuit Civil Court it was  claimed  Donegal County Council had been negligent in their safety procedures at the fire station.

A fireman sued his local council after his helmet fell out of his locker and hit him on the head. Cathal Mulligan claimed he suffered a head injury w(...)

Rosine Auberting: “What we said when asked what we would do if men took off their trunks is that we would simply take off our bathing suits too.”

Back in the wild and unbridled Seventies (oh how they are missed!) Rosine Auberting left Paris for Dublin, where she became an integral cog in Irish f(...)

File photograph: One man was rescued from the rocky area and brought to safety

A man was rescued from a fishing vessel off the coast of Gweedore in Co Donegal on Sunday morning after his boat ran aground on some rocks. Rescue wo(...)

 Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison and Marissa Simms arrive at  the Charleton Tribunal in Dublin Castle. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The partner of a Garda whistleblower accepts there is no basis for believing gardaí­ manipulated Tusla into investigating her family and children, the(...)

Tourism is still a massive resource for Donegal, with unspoilt beaches, Mount Errigal (above), Glenveagh National Park, Tory Island  and the marketing success of the Wild Atlantic Way. Photograph:  Getty Images

While the 2016 Census results saw most counties experience some level of population growth over the last five years, three counties experienced a decl(...)

Pierse McBride, of Middletown, Derrybeg, Co Donegal, took an action on behalf of his family over the death of his father in 2007. Photograph: Collins Courts

A family has secured a €147,000 settlement over their father’s death hours after his daughter’s wedding as a result of falling into an excavated hole (...)

Bus Feda driver Donal Sweeney at IT Sligo on the company’s Donegal/Galway route. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Brian O’Donnell, who runs the Donegal-based private bus company, Bus Feda, will not entertain charges that he has cherry-picked a lucrative bus route(...)

Bernard Heaney, a lifelong resident of Inisturk fishing in the bay

“Good morning, Clifden, this is Island Discovery, en route to Inishbofin with six passengers and five crew,” says the man at the wheel, Dermot Concann(...)

Clannad with Pádraig Duggan (centre). Others from left: Moya Brennan, Pol Brennan, Ciaran Brennan and Noel Duggan. Photograph: Sinead O’Doherty

Pádraig Duggan, who has died after a long battle with ill- health, was one of a generation of musicians who set new frontiers for Irish traditional so(...)

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