Global Donegal

Global Donegal

There are Donegal people in every walk of life and corner of the world. Whether you do business in Tokyo or live in America, where you come from is part of who you are. 

Make the connection, stay connected. 

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Golden Bridges Awards 2012
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Anthony O'Callaghan & Cllr. Dessie Larkin
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Fanad Lighthouse - Image courtesy of Martin Flemming
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Tip O'Neill Monument, Buncrana
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Profile

Image of Thomas P. O'Neill III

Thomas P. O’Neill III was born in 1945 and is the eldest son and namesake of the former Speaker of the United States House of Representatives and outspoken liberal Democrat, Tip O'Neill, who served as Speaker from 1977 to 1987.

Thomas himself is a former Massachusetts State Representative... Read more.

Organisation

Rónán Mac Aodha Bhuí interviewing Pol Mac Ruairi

Bunaíodh RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta in1972. Seachtar a bhí fostaithe i dtús báire, ag craoladh dhá uair a chloig sa lá. Faoi láthair tá RTE RnaG ar an aer ceithre huaire fichead sa lá.  Tá suas le ceithre scór ag obair i gceithre stiúideo, an cheanncheathrú i gCasla i gConamara, i mBaile na nGall... Read more.

Place

2015 saw a new Donegal video promoting Donegal as a great place to live, to work and do business go viral.

This video, which has been produced by Donegal TV for Donegal County Council as part of the campaign to reach out to Donegal’s global community and to promote Donegal as a great... Read more.

Article

US philanthropist fourth annual Tip O’Neill Award

Minister Jimmy Deeninhan presents the Award to Loretta Brennan Glucksman

US philanthropist Loretta Brennan Glucksman has been named the recipient of the annual Tip O’Neill Irish Diaspora Award for 2015.

The presentation of this year’s award took place at the Inishowen Gateway Hotel, Buncrana on Friday, September 25. This event is the centre piece in a weekend... Read more.

Project

Image of group of people standing at Ireland Pride of Place Awards

The Ireland Reaching Out (Ireland XO) programme is based on a simple idea; instead of waiting for people of Irish descent to trace their roots, Ireland Reaching Out goes the other way. Working through voluntary effort at a townland, village and parish level in Ireland, Ireland Reaching Out... Read more.