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# david-mcgowan - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Crowdfunding and selling holiday homes - the new plans to bankroll Sligo's 'glamping village'

Funeral director David McGowan says he’s already put more than €1 million into the project.

# david-mcgowan - Thursday 11 May, 2017

A year after hauling a 767 up the Shannon, Sligo's glamping project has hit a funding snag

The funeral director behind the scheme says he may turn to crowdfunding for the €2.5 million plan.

# david-mcgowan - Friday 14 October, 2016

All aboard! A train is set to reach the Sligo glamping site this weekend

David McGowan recently brought a Boeing 767 to the small village of Enniscrone.

# david-mcgowan - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

The man who brought a Boeing 767 to a Sligo glamping site is now moving a train from London David Mcgowan This post contains videos

The man who brought a Boeing 767 to a Sligo glamping site is now moving a train from London

Several couples have asked if they can get married on the plane.

# david-mcgowan - Sunday 8 May, 2016

The Boeing has landed: Plane reaches glamping village after mammoth effort

Crowds of people lined the streets of Enniscrone, Co Sligo until the early hours of this morning.

# david-mcgowan - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Almost there: Boeing 767 has just about landed ashore in Sligo Plane Sailing This post contains videos

Almost there: Boeing 767 has just about landed ashore in Sligo

The move was delayed due to wind and tide issues.

# david-mcgowan - Friday 6 May, 2016

A Boeing 767 has almost landed at a glamping site in Sligo - by barge

The Boeing 767 is set to land in Enniscrone, Co.Sligo tomorrow morning.

# david-mcgowan - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Watch: This Boeing 767 is nearly ready to make a Sligo glamping village its new home Timelapse This post contains videos

Watch: This Boeing 767 is nearly ready to make a Sligo glamping village its new home

The plane will be the centrepiece of a new transport-themed campsite.

# david-mcgowan - Monday 25 April, 2016

'Do I disappoint the whole country?': Funeral director hits snag in ambitious plan to move Boeing 767

David McGowan hopes to move the plane from Shannon Airport to a camping site in Co Sligo.

# david-mcgowan - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

This funeral director is bringing a Boeing 767 from Shannon to Sligo for a new glamping village

“I’m surrounded with death every week, you need something to give you a buzz.”