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# inishowen - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Irish Water halts Lough Foyle sewage plant investigation works due to protests from locals
# Inishowen
# Inishowen

Irish Water halts Lough Foyle sewage plant investigation works due to protests from locals

Aug 14th 2019, 2:39 PM 10,772 Views 27 Comments

The company said it is postponing the works for the safety of its contractors.

# inishowen - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Donegal domestic violence centre calls for increased funding to stave off closure
# Protest
# Protest

Donegal domestic violence centre calls for increased funding to stave off closure

Jun 26th 2019, 3:32 PM 7,636 Views 12 Comments

Lifeline Inishowen protested outside the Dáil today.

# inishowen - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

'Get out now. It's not safe': Family of five forced to abandon home a week before Christmas
# Mica Action Group
# Mica Action Group

'Get out now. It's not safe': Family of five forced to abandon home a week before Christmas

Dec 20th 2017, 12:05 AM 55,792 Views 43 Comments

The Crumlishs are one of thousands of homeowners affected by defective blocks in Co Donegal.

# inishowen - Friday 25 August, 2017

'You have to see it to understand the scale of the damage': Leo Varadkar travels to flood-hit Donegal
# Flood Damage
# Flood Damage

'You have to see it to understand the scale of the damage': Leo Varadkar travels to flood-hit Donegal

Aug 25th 2017, 9:29 PM 17,412 Views 27 Comments

Speaking to RTÉ News from Inishowen, Co Donegal, Varadkar said the damage in the area had to be seen to be believed.

# inishowen - Thursday 24 August, 2017

'More help is needed on the ground': Soldiers to be sent in to aid Donegal flood relief efforts
# Inishowen
# Inishowen

'More help is needed on the ground': Soldiers to be sent in to aid Donegal flood relief efforts

Aug 24th 2017, 10:00 PM 38,094 Views 44 Comments

The government has offered financial assistance to those affected by flooding in their homes.

# inishowen - Monday 26 December, 2016

Take a drone tour of this ancient hillfort in Donegal
# From Above
# From Above

Take a drone tour of this ancient hillfort in Donegal

Dec 26th 2016, 6:00 PM 9,970 Views 5 Comments

See Grianán of Aileach as you’ve never seen it before.

# inishowen - Monday 5 September, 2016

Petrol station owner and wife attacked by men carrying batons
# Donegal
# Donegal

Petrol station owner and wife attacked by men carrying batons

Sep 5th 2016, 1:01 PM 21,012 Views 7 Comments

The owner and his wife were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# inishowen - Thursday 4 August, 2016

'Satanic' attacks made on three churches in Donegal
# Inishowen
# Inishowen

'Satanic' attacks made on three churches in Donegal

Aug 4th 2016, 4:16 PM 27,473 Views 111 Comments

‘Satanic’ symbols were drawn on the church’s altar cloth, it was discovered last Monday.

# inishowen - Monday 2 March, 2015

Houses 'crumbling around families' because of defective bricks
# Unsound Homes
# Unsound Homes

Houses 'crumbling around families' because of defective bricks

Mar 2nd 2015, 6:00 PM 22,566 Views 21 Comments

The homeowners in Donegal want redress.

# inishowen - Friday 24 October, 2014

Post-mortem of Donegal couple set to take place this morning
# Donegal
# Donegal

Post-mortem of Donegal couple set to take place this morning

Oct 24th 2014, 8:45 AM 58,681 Views 36 Comments

The Inishowen community shocked by the grim discovery.

# inishowen - Friday 25 April, 2014

A hint of the Northern Lights in Donegal last night
# Aurora Borealis
From The Daily Edge
# Aurora Borealis

A hint of the Northern Lights in Donegal last night

Apr 25th 2014, 7:27 AM 2,366 Views 0 Comments

Nice view sham.

# inishowen - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

“It’s not looking good”… Inishowen locals scramble to refloat weakened baby porpoise [pics]
# Donegal
# Donegal

“It’s not looking good”… Inishowen locals scramble to refloat weakened baby porpoise [pics]

Feb 26th 2014, 2:07 PM 22,709 Views 29 Comments

The one-metre long calf was found by local man Anthony Craig as he was out walking his dog…

# inishowen - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Want to see the Northern Lights in Ireland? Here's what to do
# Aurora Borealis
# Aurora Borealis

Want to see the Northern Lights in Ireland? Here's what to do

Jan 18th 2014, 10:30 AM 149,281 Views 25 Comments

Here’s a guide to what sites to check to see whether or not you have a chance of spotting the Aurora Borealis over Ireland.

# inishowen - Friday 6 December, 2013

Photos: Buncrana's beautiful storm
# Splash
# Splash

Photos: Buncrana's beautiful storm

Dec 6th 2013, 5:26 PM 18,582 Views 8 Comments

A Donegal photographer took on the elements to bring us these amazing photos of Buncrana pier.

# inishowen - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Northern Lights are still stunning in Donegal
# Light Up
# Light Up

Northern Lights are still stunning in Donegal

Oct 31st 2013, 10:15 AM 15,173 Views 30 Comments

Adam Rory Porter continues scanning the skies over Inishowen for aurora borealis.

# inishowen - Thursday 3 October, 2013

PICS: Stunning Aurora Borealis over Inishowen, Co Donegal
# Northern Lights
# Northern Lights

PICS: Stunning Aurora Borealis over Inishowen, Co Donegal

Oct 3rd 2013, 8:50 AM 24,042 Views 61 Comments

We thought you could all do with a bit of a pick-me-up this morning. Will this do?

# inishowen - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Three fishermen rescued after boat sinks off Inishowen peninsula
# Rescue
# Rescue

Three fishermen rescued after boat sinks off Inishowen peninsula

Jun 19th 2013, 6:04 PM 4,649 Views 5 Comments

The men were airlifted by the coast guard and brought to hospital.

# inishowen - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Man released without charge after questioning over pensioner burglary
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Man released without charge after questioning over pensioner burglary

Jan 10th 2013, 8:58 AM 3,993 Views 12 Comments

The man had been arrested on Tuesday evening in connection with the assault of 96-year-old Margaret Lilly.

# inishowen - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Credit Union account set up to help pensioner recoup stolen cash
# Goodwill
# Goodwill

Credit Union account set up to help pensioner recoup stolen cash

Jan 9th 2013, 10:42 AM 6,373 Views 20 Comments

The account was opened in the wake of last Saturday’s attack on 96-year-old Margaret Lilly.

# inishowen - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Column: How my home is welcoming people back from around the world
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: How my home is welcoming people back from around the world

Sep 4th 2012, 7:00 AM 344 Views 6 Comments

People from Inishowen, Co Donegal are now in more than 80 countries. Here’s how we’re bringing them back for The Gathering, writes John Collins.

# inishowen - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Orca whales filmed off Donegal coast
# Killer Whales
# Killer Whales

Orca whales filmed off Donegal coast

Jun 7th 2012, 2:04 PM 6,070 Views 9 Comments

The pod of orca whales spotted off Donegal yesterday are thought to be visitors from the Scottish coast.

# inishowen - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Croke Park should be a beginning for teams in the spotlight today
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Croke Park should be a beginning for teams in the spotlight today

Apr 28th 2012, 11:19 AM 335 Views 0 Comments

Whatever about Wexford, but for Longford, Wicklow and Fermanagh today’s finals cannot be about one day out at HQ.

# inishowen - Friday 16 March, 2012

GAA throw-in: here's how they'll line out in the National Hurling League this weekend
# Starting XVs
From The42
# Starting XVs

GAA throw-in: here's how they'll line out in the National Hurling League this weekend

Mar 16th 2012, 12:45 PM 422 Views 0 Comments

There are so many changes to the teams, you’ll be glad we collected them all in one place for you.

# inishowen - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Wreckage of WWII Spitfire raised from Donegal bog
# Spitfire
# Spitfire

Wreckage of WWII Spitfire raised from Donegal bog

Jun 28th 2011, 6:12 PM 9,327 Views 15 Comments

An American pilot was aboard the Spitfire when it came down in a Donegal bog. He bailed out from the plane, but it has remained beneath the surface for 70 years.

# inishowen - Tuesday 13 July, 2010

Tragic Faces: 8 road death victims
# Crash
# Crash

Tragic Faces: 8 road death victims

Jul 13th 2010, 9:51 AM 1,038 Views 0 Comments

Faces of the seven pals and the 66-year-old pensioner who died in a car crash in Donegal on Sunday night.