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
Donegal Connect Festival - 27th Sept - 6th October 2019
Donegal Connect Festival - 27th Sept - 6th October 2019
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Profile

Ann McFarland Burke, has over 25 years experience in planning and economic development. Ms. Burke holds a BA from Miami University, Oxford OH and Masters of Urban and Regional Planning from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She has served as the Vice President of the Economic... 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

Tip O'Neill Monument Buncrana

T.P. O’Neill (1912-1994) Irish American Politician (1926-1987) & Speaker (Leader) of the American House of Representatives (1977-1987)

For 10 years Tip O’Neill was, as Speaker of the American House of Representatives, the 3rd most powerful politician... 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 Burt Castle in the evening

The O'Doherty name is primarily associated with Co. Donegal. The family can trace back its origins to the parish of Kilteevoge but Inishowen is now considered the homeland of the clan. They descend from the same line as the O'Donnells.  It was the most numerous name in Donegal in the census of... Read more.