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Silver International Award for Bundoran!

Bundoran Town wins silver in the inaugural Blue Flag International Best Practice Award for their work as Think Before You Flush town Bundoran town have won second place for their excellent work in promoting the Think Before You Flush campaign in their community. This follows on from winning the Clean Coasts “Think Before You Flush Community [...]

By |2020-06-01T15:57:24+01:00May 27th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Responsible Surfing Guidelines released by Irish Surfing

Responsible Surfing Guidelines have been released by Irish Surfing following Sport Ireland's confirmation last Friday (22nd May) that the ‘Return to Sport’ Expert Group  have agreed that surfing, under conditions set out by Irish Surfing, can be included as a phase one sporting activity. Individual surfers can return to the water. Surf Club and Schools can [...]

By |2020-05-25T11:25:20+01:00May 25th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Cara Bundoran Run deferred until 2021

Cara Bundoran Run deferred until 2021 The organising committee of the annual Cara Bundoran Run has made the decision to defer this year’s postponed run until 2021 with the event now taking place on the 5th and 6th of March 2021. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it was impossible to run the event earlier this [...]

By |2020-05-19T14:25:17+01:00May 19th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Bundoran Businesses Opening in Phase 1

There are a number of Bundoran businesses opening in Phase 1 of the easing of national restrictions in place due to Covid-19. This is the first step to reopening our town and our economy and we hope that you will support these businesses as best you can. Below we will list the businesses opening and [...]

By |2020-05-26T16:09:44+01:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Restart Grant for Small Businesses approved by Government

A restart grant for small businesses has been approved this afternoon by Government which will give grant aid to small businesses affected by Covid-19. Direct grant aid of between €2,000 minimum and €10,000 based on commercial rates bill from 2019. Scheme applies to small businesses with a turnover of under €5m and employing 50 people [...]

By |2020-05-15T15:35:47+01:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Chef Aid Bundoran launches

Chef Aid Bundoran has been established to assist the elderly and vulnerable people of the community during this pandemic. The service was first started in Donegal Town and proved extremely popular. Another spin-off of the service is due to launch in Ballyshannon in the coming days. The team said 'in light of the current Covid-19 [...]

By |2020-04-29T13:06:35+01:00April 29th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Sea Sessions Cancelled for 2020

The annual Sea Sessions Surf and Music Festival due to be held in June has been cancelled by the organisers. The festival is the latest in a number of high profile events to be cancelled due to the worldwide coronavirus outbreak. In a statement released yesterday (Tuesday 21st April 2020), organisers said: Following the Government [...]

By |2020-04-22T11:45:56+01:00April 22nd, 2020|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Stay safe, stay home for Easter

Stay safe, stay home for Easter. We are appealing for people not to visit Bundoran this weekend and to stay at home. The coronavirus is still a serious reality and it is our duty as citizens to do everything we can to further prevent its spread. We’re making good progress but we are not out [...]

By |2020-04-07T17:01:53+01:00April 8th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Global Greening for 9 Bundoran partner towns

Global Greening went ahead despite current worldwide circumstances in 9 of Bundoran’s partner towns in the Douzelage Town Twinning Network. They joined with Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening initiative for St Patrick’s Day on March 17th. The initiative, now in its 10th year worldwide was embraced by the Douzelage European Town Twinning organisation which was established [...]

By |2020-04-14T12:45:25+01:00March 23rd, 2020|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments