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Railway Heritage Month underway in Bundoran

Ahead of the Bundoran Express Railway Heritage Weekend at the end of September, Railway Heritage Month has kicked off in the seaside town. An exhibition of artefacts on loan from the Ballyshannon and District Museum is on display for the month in Bundoran Community Library and includes such items as a piece of the old [...]

By | 2017-09-18T13:55:08+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|Tags: |0 Comments

Donegal to Benefit as New ‘Cycle Sportif’ Promotes Wild Atlantic Way’s Potential as a Must-Visit Cycling Destination

Cyclists welcome to participate in inaugural event during 13-29th September Fáilte Ireland announced today that it is teaming up with cycling specialists Ride Wild (www.ridewild.ie ) to launch the Wild Atlantic Way Cycle Sportif – a series of bi-annual cycling events along the coastal route (from Kinsale in West Cork to Muff in Donegal) which [...]

By | 2017-09-14T13:56:17+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|Tags: |0 Comments

Autumn Winter Courses in Bundoran

The evenings are getting shorter and you might be trying to get ahead of the new year's resolutions by trying something new! There's lots of different courses and activities to try in the area over the coming months and we've outlined them here. If you have anything to add please email the details and a [...]

By | 2017-09-13T19:54:31+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Adrian Dunbar To Direct Homer’s Odyssey On Tullan Strand

Acclaimed Irish actor/director, Adrian Dunbar, will direct a special site-specific adaptation of Homer’s Odyssey, on five of the most beautiful beaches in Donegal – an event concept designed by DoranBrowne - launching ARTS OVER BORDERS, a new cross-border arts initiative for Ireland to run over the Bank Holiday weekend 24-28 August 2017. All these events [...]

By | 2017-08-16T14:54:51+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Travel Channel announces pumpkin casting call!

A producer from the US based Travel Channel wants to talk to local families in the Bundoran area about their exploits with carving pumpkins around Halloween time. The producer Jen has issued the following casting call: CASTING CALL: Are you an expert or amateur pumpkin carver? Do you carve with friends, family, a loved one? [...]

By | 2017-08-10T16:54:56+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Annual Fr Paddy Gallagher lecture to have railway theme

Ahead of the 60th anniversary commemoration of the last train to leave Bundoran in September, the annual Fr Paddy Gallagher lecture this August will have a railway theme. Renowned railway historian Charles Friel of the Railway Preservation Society of Ireland will deliver an illustrated talk entitled “The Railways of South Donegal” on Monday August 21st [...]

By | 2017-08-09T09:21:26+00:00 August 4th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|Tags: |0 Comments

From the banking capital to the surf capital!

Surfers coming to Bundoran not only from Ireland but from all over Europe and while the trend would be for visiting surfers to come from coastal areas like San Sebastian in Spain, Viana Do Castelo in Portugal or even Lahinch in County Clare, there’s an increasing trend of surfers travelling from central Europe and land [...]

By | 2017-07-29T19:05:16+00:00 July 29th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Top things to do indoors in Bundoran!

So every so often we get a drop of rain here in Bundoran and it means that you can't go outside to enjoy all the wonderful attractions and amenities we have at their fullest. However, for the odd few days that it rains there's plenty of indoor activities too! Check some of them out here: [...]

By | 2017-10-20T16:42:07+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Successful weekend for events in Bundoran

It was a busy and sunny few days in Bundoran this past weekend with our street party and car show. A lot of visitors popped in to soak up some of the sun and festival atmosphere around town. Check out our highlights video here! Here's some of the photos from the weekend: http://discoverbundoran.com/2017/07/street-party-car-show/ Here's what [...]

By | 2017-07-24T16:47:35+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments
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