Episode 63: Harvey’s Point Hotel We met up with Noel Cunningham of the fabulous Harvey’s Point Hotel on Lough Eske near Donegal Town. Noel talked to us about what makes Donegal so special – the people, the place and the welcome.
Episode 60: John Molloy Woollen Mill Mick Molloy talks to us about the history of weaving in Ardara and in Donegal, the tradition of hand knitting and being part of a business that goes back 5 generations.
Episode 58: Brew In Threw, Sliabh League Meet Julie Healy. Julie realised her life long ambition earlier this year by establishing Brew In Thru in Teelan, close to the Sliabh League Sea Cliffs. She told us about her new business, her 1968 Citroen van, getting the right products and the beautiful location that she operates […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Episode 42: Growing Your Own Vegetables We‘re back at Cluain na d Tor Seaside Gardens & Nursery. This time we talked to Deirdre Brennan. Deirdre is in charge of the vegetable garden and runs the educational workshops that focus on biodiversity and the joys and benefits of growing your own vegetables. For more information about […]
Chapter 34 – Na Tithe Gloine / The Glasshouses LAN CTR / Na Tithe Gloine is a sustainable, community owned organic farm. They grow vegetables for the local area, supplying shops, restaurants, hotels and individuals. Recently the have partnered with Sustainable Energy Authority Ireland to develop not only a plan for the business but also […]
Episode 33 : Beekeeping at Na Tithe Gloine (The Glasshouses) We visited Na Tithe Gloine (The Glasshouses) in Killult near Falcarragh. The business is a community owned horticultural project which uses organic methods to produce high quality fruit, vegetables and herbs, made available to the local community through shops, restaurants, a box scheme, and plant […]