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Discover Bundoran is the tourism partnership that exists to promote the seaside town of Bundoran, County Donegal – part of the Wild Atlantic Way.

Discover Bundoran is the tourism partnership that exists to promote the seaside town of Bundoran, County Donegal – part of the Wild Atlantic Way.

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United States

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Discover Bundoran is the tourism partnership that exists to promote the seaside town of Bundoran, County Donegal – part of the Wild Atlantic Way.

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English

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+353873737817


Episodes

103 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 7th August 2020

8/7/2020
This week on the Bundoran Weekly podcast Shane Smyth talks to Taralouise McCaughey about remote working and going digital in Bundoran. Get in touch with Taralouise to find out about going digital and remote working - https://www.zincmediaagency.com/ To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly Purchase our theme tune - The Man from Bundoran from the Songs of Erne album -...

Duration:00:14:32

102 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 31st July 2020

7/31/2020
This week on the Bundoran Weekly podcast Shane Smyth talks to Niamh Hamill of the Institute of Study Abroad Ireland who will be taking part in the annual Milwaukee Irish Fest - virtually - in a few weeks time. To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly For more on the Milwaukee Irish Fest virtual event - https://irishfest.com/Milwaukee-Irish-Fest Purchase our theme tune - The Man from...

Duration:00:13:12

101 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 24th July 2020

7/24/2020
This week on the Bundoran Weekly podcast Shane Smyth talks to Gina Witherow of the Donegal English Language School whose business will not reopen until at least next year due to Covid and what she’s done to diversify in the meantime. To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly To keep up to date with what’s happening in Bundoran during the Coronavirus outbreak see...

Duration:00:11:38

100 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 17th July 2020

7/17/2020
This week the Bundoran Weekly podcast celebrates 100 episodes and Shane Smyth talks to the legendary Daniel O’Donnell who recently visited Bundoran to sing some songs for the residents of Ozanam House. Check out a video of the day by Mullaney Media at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gq92nr1WqUw To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly To keep up to date with what’s happening in...

Duration:00:10:57

099 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 10th July 2020

7/10/2020
This week Shane Smyth talks to local business man Cormac Meehan about growing up in Bundoran. This interview was first broadcast on February 28th 2020 To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly To keep up to date with what’s happening in Bundoran during the Coronavirus outbreak see www.discoverbundoran.com/coronavirus Bundoran is Ready! See more -...

Duration:00:21:41

098 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 3rd July 2020

7/3/2020
This week Shane Smyth talks to Darragh Hoey of Realties Na Mara GAA Club about their upcoming golf fundraiser next Friday 10th July and Kevin Carmody of Bundoran Golf Club about the West Coast Challenge which happens in early September. To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly To keep up to date with what’s happening in Bundoran during the Coronavirus outbreak see...

Duration:00:14:36

097 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 26th June 2020

6/26/2020
This week Shane Smyth talks to Australian surfer Noah Lane who fell in love with Bundoran so much that he moved here and set up a business! This interview was first broadcast on Friday 3rd February 2020. To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly To keep up to date with what’s happening in Bundoran during the Coronavirus outbreak see www.discoverbundoran.com/coronavirus Please support...

Duration:00:14:45

096 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 19th June 2020

6/19/2020
This week Shane Smyth talks to broadcaster Joe Duffy live on Liveline about why Bundoran has so many twin towns! This interview was first broadcast on RTE Radio 1 on Wednesday 20th May 2020 and we thank them for their permission to replay same on this week’s podcast. Listen to our previous podcast about Bundoran’s twin towns in Douzelage - https://www.spreaker.com/user/discoverbundoran/087-the-bundoran-weekly-friday-april-17t To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com...

Duration:00:13:15

095 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 12th June 2020

6/12/2020
Due to current world events we are looking back on some of our previous interviews. This week Shane Smyth talks to hotelier Brian McEniff about the changes in Bundoran over the past 50 years. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 26th July 2019. Read more about the Bundoran’s Blue Flag here - https://discoverbundoran.com/2020/06/blue-flag-to-fly-at-bundorans-main-beach-for-2020/ Listen to our previous podcast about Bundoran’s twin towns in Douzelage -...

Duration:00:24:47

094 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 5th June 2020

6/5/2020
Due to current world events we are looking back on some of our previous interviews. This week Shane Smyth talks to Beckey-Finn Britton from Clean Coasts/An Taisce about the Think Before You Flush campaign which was introduced to the town in 2019 and has resulted in Bundoran being awarded silver in the inaugural Blue Flag International Best Practice Awards which were announced in Copenhagen recently. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 22nd March 2019. Read more about the award here...

Duration:00:15:42

093 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 29th May 2020

5/29/2020
Due to current world events we are looking back on some of our previous interviews. This week Shane Smyth talks to Grainne and Joan from local band The Screaming Orphans who were back home before Christmas and are waiting out the lockdown in their Bundoran home again. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 13th December 2019. Catch the Screaming Orphans’ next Facebook live gig at https://www.facebook.com/screamingorphans/ To get in touch with the podcast email...

Duration:00:22:30

092 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 22nd May 2020

5/22/2020
Due to current world events we are looking back on some of our previous interviews. This week Shane Smyth talks to musician and podcaster Bressie about his “Where Is My Mind” podcast and also about spending his summers in Bundoran. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 2nd August 2020. Listen to Bressie’s podcast here - https://podcasts.apple.com/ie/podcast/where-is-my-mind/id1470956619 To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also...

Duration:00:14:22

091 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 15th May 2020

5/15/2020
Due to current world events we are looking back on some of our previous interviews. This week Shane Smyth talks to actress Caroline Harvey who has made Bundoran her home and surfing her passion! To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly To keep up to date with what’s happening in Bundoran during the Coronavirus outbreak see www.discoverbundoran.com/coronavirus Purchase our theme tune...

Duration:00:13:03

090 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 8th May 2020

5/8/2020
Due to current world events many events have been cancelled. One of those to fall foul is the annual Darkness Into Light walk which was due to take place this weekend. Shane catches up with Taralouise McCaughey of the local organising committee to talk about the special event they are doing online on Saturday. To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly To donate or register for the...

Duration:00:13:46

089 - The Bunoran Weekly - Friday 1st May 2020

5/1/2020
Due to current world events we are listening back to previous interviews from the podcast. This week Shane Smyth talks to local man Cathal Gallagher who took part in the 2019 series of RTE’s Operation Transformation. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 25th October 2019. To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly To keep up to date with what’s happening in Bundoran during the...

Duration:00:21:52

088 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday April 24th 2020

4/24/2020
Due to current world events we are listening back to previous interviews from the podcast. This week Shane talks to Steve Scher who is a broadcast journalism lecturer at Bellevue College in Seattle, Washington who has brought his students to Bundoran via the Institute of Study Abroad on cultural trips. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 3rd May 2019. To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at...

Duration:00:17:20

087 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday April 17th 2020

4/17/2020
Due to current world events we are listening back to previous interviews from the podcast. This week Shane talks to Annigje Kruytbosch who is the president of the Douzelage European Town Twinning organisation of which Bundoran has been a member since 1991. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 31st May 2019. To find out more about Douzelage click here - www.discoverbundoran.com/douzelage or www.douzelage.eu To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet...

Duration:00:17:56

086 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 10th April 2020

4/10/2020
Due to current world events we are listening back to previous interviews from the podcast. This week Shane talks to Johnny Gallagher of the Boxtie band. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 2nd November 2018. To read a transcript and watch a video of this interview click here - https://discoverbundoran.com/2020/04/at-home-with-johnny-gallagher/ To read our statement regarding travel to Bundoran at Easter please click here -...

Duration:00:18:02

085 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 3rd April 2020

4/3/2020
Due to current world events we are listening back to previous interviews from the podcast. This week Shane talks to Patricia Brennan of Brennan’s Criterion Bar in Bundoran which closed its doors on September 30th 2018. In 2019, Patricia and her late sister Nan were honoured by the Donegal Vintners for their service to the pub trade in the town. She spoke with Shane in the days before the event. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 8th February 2019. To read a transcript of this...

Duration:00:16:01

084 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 27th March 2020

3/27/2020
Due to current world events we are listening back to previous interviews from the podcast. This week Shane talks to Phil Coulter who started his career here in Bundoran. This interview was first broadcast on Friday 10th August 2018. For information on how the Coronavirus is affecting Bundoran, please see www.discoverbundoran.com/coronavirus/ To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly...

Duration:00:15:57