St Patricks Day Parade in Gweedore

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Great parade in Gweedore today. Well done to everyone who took part and to all who turned out in the cold to support. Here are a few photos.

Poem

We received this poem from Francis X. Reilly A PUB CALLED IRISH EYES   In Dungloe, county Donegal, in a pub called Irish Eyes, I met the only girl I’ll ever love. And though I only met her once, and we’ll never meet again, my sweet Maureen is all I’m dreaming of. Well we danced …

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PenPal Required

PenPal Required I have just read the Gaoth Dobbair by Land and Sea author Cait McBride and fell in love with the history of Gweedore. My family is from the Gweedore area and I have some of the old stories written down. Is there any one who would like to be a pen pal with …

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Parish Newsletter – 9th March 2014

Nuachtlitir  Ghaoth Dobhair AN CHÉAD DOMHNACH DEN CHORGHAS 09/03/2014 Aifrinn Na Doirí Beaga: Dé Domhnaigh 8.30 r.n. agus 11.00 r.n Dé Luain:   7.00i.n.Dé Máirt:  7.00i.n.Dé Céadaoin:7.00i.nDéardaoin: 7.00i.n. Dé h-Aoine: 8.30r.n agus 7.00i.n Dé Sathairn: 7.00i.n.Mín Uí Bhaoill: Dé Domhnaigh 10.00r.n Dún Lúiche:     Dé Domhnaigh 10.00r.n. Cnoc Fola:       Dé Sathairn 7.00i.n  Dé Domhnaigh 11.00r.n..Dé hAoine 7.00i.n. …

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Leeroy Cullen

Everyone here at Gweedore.net would like to wish Leeroy Cullen all the best in the future. It was a great service and will be sorely missed. Best of luck.

Gweedore Notes – 24th January 2014

Death of husband and wife within a week There was deep sadness in the area at the news of  the recent deaths of popular Glasgow couple, Anne and Tommy Woods. Anne [née Curran], originally from Magheragallon, Gaoth Dobhair passed away suddenly on the 31st December, 2013. A week later, the  7th January, her husband, Tommy, …

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Exhibitions – Donegal Sporting Heros & Ulster Sports

‘Donegal Sporting Heroes and Ulster Sports Museum  Donegal County Museum opens two new and exciting temporary exhibitions – ‘Donegal Sporting Heroes’ exhibition and the ‘Ulster Sports Museum’ on Friday 13th September at 7.30pm. These two exhibitions celebrate our own sporting heroes from Donegal and also from the province of Ulster with a wish to inspire …

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Gweedore Notes – 6th September 2013

Thank you Maureen and Sean ‘Feeney’ Gallagher would like to thank everyone who joined them for a recent birthday celebration at ‘Teach Frainc’, Min -an –Iolair. There was a large crowd and everyone enjoyed the music of the Tory Céilí Band and DJ Gerry Diver. The celebrations also doubled as a charity event and €3,000 …

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Parish Newsletter – 8th September 2013

Nuachtlitir Ghaoth Dobhair An Tríú Domhnach Fichead 08/09//2013 Aifrinn Na Doirí Beaga: Dé Domhnaigh 8.30 r.n.& 11.00 r.n Dé Luain  -7.00i.n  . Dé Máirt: 8.30 r.n. & 7.00i.n. Dé Céadaoin: 7.00 i.n. Déardaoin: 8.30 r.n. & 7.00 Dé h-Aoine: 8.30 r.n. & 7.00 i.n Dé Sathairn. 7.00 i.n. Dún Lúiche:       Dé Domhnaigh: 10.00 r.n. Mín …

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Gweedore Notes – 30th August 2013

An Crannóg Ranganna Gaeilge, TEG & Comhrá.  Ag toiseacht gan mhoill, Chun clárú scairt ar 074 95 322008. Irish Classes! Conversational & TEG starting in An Crannóg soon.  To register and for more details call 074 95 32208 Saor Sheirbhís Dlí sa Chrannóg ar an Satharn an 31 Lúnasa ón 2.00 – 4.00. Bean na …

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