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Ronan Cunningham – The Singing Fishmonger

Episode 56: Ronan Cunningham – The Singing Fishmonger Fresh, healthy and delicious Wild Atlantic produce is plentiful in the newest fish store at the fishing harbour of Killybegs. Atlantic Treasures Fish Stop, the new fish shop, had their official opening on 12th October 2019 with a great day of entertainment, sampling and celebrity chef demos. […]

Colm Sweeney Tapestry Weaver

Episode 55 – Colm Sweeney Tapestry Weaver Meet Colm Sweeney. Colm is a second generation weaver and artist. He produces amazing tapestries using local wool and natural dyes. They are produced on a traditional Donegal hand loom that was built a few years ago by the local men’s shed. He showed us how the tapestries […]

Ardara, Co. Donegal – The Best Village to Live in Ireland

Episode 54 : Ardara, The Best Village To Live In Ireland Ardara, County Donegal is best known as the home of Donegal Tweed, but has many more claims to fame. In 2012 it was awarded the prestigious prize of ”Best Village to Live in Ireland” by the The Irish Times. It is also known as […]

Dunlewey Centre / Ionad Cois Locha

Chapter 53 : Ionad Cois Locha / Dunlewey Centre You can take a step back in time and visit the homestead of the world renowned weaver Manus Ferry and enjoy stories of times gone by from their experienced tour guides or take a trip out on the Dunlewey Lough on the tour of the lake […]

Oileán na Márbh – Isle of the Dead

Episode 52 – Oileán na Márbh – Isle of the Dead This is a story about a very sad part of Irish history – The Cilliní. A cillín (plural cilliní) is a historic burial site in Ireland, primarily used for stillborn and unbaptized infants. These burial areas were sometimes also used for the recently deceased […]

Martina Neller – From Cologne to Dunlewey

Episode 51: From Cologne to Dunlewey We travelled to Ionad Cois Locha in Dunlewey recently. While we were there we met Martina Neller. Martina is originally from Cologne, Germany and is now living and working as a tour guide in Donegal. She is hoping to start her own tour company specialising on the beauty and […]

Leo’s Tavern (2) – Clubeo & Moya Brennan

Episode 50 : Leo’s Tavern (Part 2) Clubeo and Moya Brennan This was one of our most memorable nights on our journey so far. Based at Leo’s Tavern – A Donegal Good Food Tavern in Crolly, Co Donegal, Clubeo is a regular monthly night for emerging and enthusiastic singers, songwriters, musicians and bands to perform […]

Leo’s Tavern (1) – The Home of Clannad & Enya

Episode 49: Leo’s Tavern (Part 1) – The Home of Clannad & Enya Today we bring you the first of two episodes from Leo’s Tavern – A Donegal Good Food Tavern. Tabhairne Leo (Leo’s Tavern) is situated in North West, Ireland in the beautiful and picturesque County Donegal, in the village of Meenaleck. Situated along […]

Jerry Early, Arranmore Island

Episode 48: Jerry Early, Arranmore Island We met up with Jerry Early who performs many roles on Arranmore from running, Early’s Bar, the local hostel, Arranmore Utd and many more. Jerry asked to us about life on the island and why you should put Arranmore on your bucket list.

Arranmore – The Digital Island

Episode 47 : Arranmore – The digital island. Located on the beautiful of Árainn Mhór Island (Arranmore) three miles off the Donegal coast on the Wild Atlantic Way. MODAM is Ireland’s first offshore shared digital workspace. Onsite accommodation, 11 desks and a dedicated meeting space make MODAM ideally suited for short and long term rental […]
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