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Wine Tasting & Walking Weekend 4th – 6th March

By |January 10th, 2016|

Wine Tasting & Walking Weekend 4th – 6th March 2/B/B/1 Dinner/Wine Tasting €210.00 pps
Wine Tasting & Walking Weekend 4th – 6th March 2016
Join us for a relaxing chillout weekend with Wine Tasting and Walking at the Arnold Family Hotel overlooking Sheephaven Bay. William Tindal of Tindal Wines will enhance your knowledge of wine whilst enjoying […]

“Find inspiration – immerse yourself in local folklore and landscape

By |December 9th, 2015|

“Find inspiration – immerse yourself in local folklore and landscape and find inspiration to fire your creative imagination.”
Interwoven throughout the fabric of physical beauty that is west Donegal are a rainbow of inspiring legends echoing back to the mystical era of the ancient Celts.

For those looking to find inspiration for their creative work – be […]

Gartan Historical walk, Walking Donegal

By |November 8th, 2015|

 
Gartan History ,  walkingdonegal.net

Wilkins Bar ( Wilkins Bar Churchill ) is one of 3 pubs here in Churchill and it was here in 1833 as it has been shown in the census at that time,
And there has been seven generation living here since, It is also a listed building.

The post office was said to have been here in […]

Gartan Historical Walk

By |June 11th, 2015|

Gartan,
Historical Walk with Seamus from walkingdonegal.net
 Thursday 18th of June 2015,

  Meet at Wilkins Bar for this relaxed walk from Churchill to St Colmcille’s Abbey , via Colmcille’s Heritage Centre , The Glebe Gallery,(history of the Gallery by Adrian )  and then returning to Gartan N.S. for light refreshments,  

               Learn about the local history, […]

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Owencarrow viaduct disaster by John Hannigan,

By |May 29th, 2015|

 

Owencarrow viaduct disaster by John Hannigan,

On the night of January 25th , 1925 the L& L.S. railway suffered the worst accident in its 100 years existence. A gale blew a train off the Owencarrow Viaduct killing four passengers and injuring eight.

On the footplate of the ill-fated train was fireman John Hannigan,

Neil Boyle from Burtonport was […]

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