Donegal’s Christmas spirit right on track with a special message from Santa Claus!

The children of Donegal are in for a special treat this year as the Donegal Railway Heritage Museum has pulled out all the stops to arrange for personalised video messages from Santa himself.

Niall McCaughan Museum Manager realised earlier on this year that the museums very successful ‘Santa Experience’ where children […]

By |2020-12-12T17:19:20+00:00December 14, 2020|News|0 Comments

Future shines brightly for The Donegal Wax Co.

The #BuyDonegal campaign has assisted enterprises of all types, size and scale in collectively profiling the very best of design, craft, food, beverages and more in the county. Here we speak with Gary Doherty-McClenaghan founder of The Donegal Wax Co.

This has been a frantic year for Gary, alongside his day […]

By |2020-12-07T09:12:54+00:00December 7, 2020|News|0 Comments

December Campaign to encourage consumers to #BuyDonegal and Shop Local

With the easing of Government restrictions, Donegal County Council’s Cathaoirleach is encouraging shoppers across Donegal to shop local as part of a new ‘Buy Donegal December campaign’.

Building on the success of the ‘Buy Donegal Weekend’ in early November, Donegal County Council is initiating a new December campaign that will see […]

By |2020-12-01T15:20:58+00:00December 1, 2020|News|0 Comments

Consumers near and far help to drive the message of #BuyDonegal

The recent #BuyDonegalWeekend or #BuyDonegal campaign as it has now become, has helped to shine a spotlight on Donegal businesses to a global audience. Over the course of #BuyDonegalWeekend the campaign website had visitors from over 40 countries who browsed through over 200 business offerings from art, craft, food, drink […]

By |2020-11-16T09:45:37+00:00November 16, 2020|News|0 Comments

Phenomenal response to #BuyDonegalWeekend supported by hundreds of Donegal businesses

Anyone following social media last weekend would most likely have seen the hashtag #BuyDonegalWeekend feature prominently. The campaign which celebrated and showcased Donegal business to a global audience received an exceptional response reaching an audience of over 5 million on Twitter alone! Similar responses on Facebook and Instagram saw the […]

By |2020-11-10T15:58:22+00:00November 10, 2020|News|0 Comments

Iconic Donegal retailer Magee still tailor made for success

With #BuyDonegalWeekend just two days away and over 160 businesses involved in the inaugural campaign, we speak to one of Donegal’s most iconic brands and businesses, Magee of Donegal. Stephen Harron, manager of the Donegal Town store first started work here 27 years ago, as a teenager. Here he tells […]

By |2020-11-04T09:39:04+00:00November 4, 2020|News|0 Comments

Lottie Dolls all dressed up and ready for #BuyDonegalWeekend

As the build up to #BuyDonegalWeekend continues we will feature a number of different businesses taking part in the campaign, which takes place this weekend, November 6th – 8th 2020. Whether an iconic Donegal brand, boutique, craft, designer or producer, they collectively will showcase the best of Donegal business! Here […]

By |2020-11-02T10:33:49+00:00November 2, 2020|News|0 Comments

#BuyDonegalWeekend officially launched with over 100 businesses ready to support each other

#BuyDonegalWeekend was officially launched yesterday as businesses across Donegal joined the team at Donegal County Council to hear about the inaugural campaign, aimed at promoting Donegal businesses products and services to a global audience.  The campaign is just over a week away, taking place from 6 – 8 November 2020.

Cathaoirleach […]

By |2020-10-29T12:49:45+00:00October 29, 2020|News|0 Comments

Hats off as Donegal tweed weaves export success for Hanna Hats

As businesses around the globe rush to embrace technology in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s old hat for the Hanna family of Hanna Hats, Donegal. “Since my grandfather, David Hanna Senior, set up the business in 1924, we have continually reinvented and adapted our business model to diversify, […]

By |2020-10-28T12:44:48+00:00October 28, 2020|News|0 Comments

#BuyDonegalWeekend will provide a timely boost for Donegal businesses

Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council believes that the new #BuyDonegalWeekend campaign, which will be officially launched next week, will provide a timely boost for businesses in Donegal. Speaking ahead of the launch Cllr. Rena Donaghey said ‘’we know this has been a very challenging year for our Donegal businesses and […]

By |2020-10-23T11:34:10+00:00October 23, 2020|News|0 Comments

Launch Webinar

The Official Virtual Launch of #BuyDonegalWeekend which will take place on Wednesday October 28th at 10am.

The event will feature keynote speaker Gillian Maxwell, who brought the brand Flying Tiger Copenhagen to Ireland. She will share her story of entrepreneurship, challenges and success. She will also talk about lessons learned from […]

By |2020-10-21T11:20:19+00:00October 20, 2020|News|0 Comments

Plenty in the mix for Wild Fuschia Bakehouse ahead of #BuyDonegalWeekend

Wild Fuschia Bakehouse is one of a number of businesses who will take part in the new #BuyDonegalWeekend initiative which is due to take place from November 6th – 8th 2020. #BuyDonegalWeekend provides a platform for businesses across the county to highlight their exciting range of products and services. Whether […]

By |2020-10-19T07:47:06+00:00October 19, 2020|Food, News, Tourism|0 Comments

Introducing – BuyDonegalWeekend

#BuyDonegalWeekend is an exciting new campaign which will showcase the best of business in Donegal. It provides an opportunity for businesses across the county to highlight their fantastic range of products and services and most importantly encourage people to buy them. The initiative, developed by Donegal County Council, will take […]

By |2020-10-19T07:07:14+00:00September 30, 2020|News|0 Comments

Exciting times for the ubiquitous Spraoi agus Spórt

Spraoi agus Spórt celebrates its’ 10 year anniversary in 2020. Established during a challenging economic landscape in 2010, resilience has been a founding principle and one of the many reasons it has become the heartbeat of the Carndonagh community. Here we speak to CEO & Co-founder Helen Nolan and Manager […]

By |2020-09-30T11:52:30+00:00September 29, 2020|News|0 Comments
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