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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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Episodes

045 - The Bundoran Weekly - May 17th 2019

5/17/2019
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This week Shane talks to Owen Murphy chairperson of Bundoran Boardriders Surf club who are hosting the national junior surf nationals which happens this weekend in Bundoran! He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. Follow the Bundoran Boardriders on Facebook for updates on this weekend’s event - https://www.facebook.com/bundoranboardriders/ To register a soapbox for June 2nd - www.bundoranlifeboatsoapboxrace.com/register To get in touch with the podcast email...

Duration:00:15:02

044 - The Bundoran Weekly - May 10th 2019

5/10/2019
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This week Shane talks to Taralouise McCaughey who is the committee chair of Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light event which happens this weekend! He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light - www.discoverbundoran.com/dil To register a soapbox for June 2nd - www.bundoranlifeboatsoapboxrace.com/register To get in touch with the podcast email...

Duration:00:15:15

043 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 3rd May 2019

5/3/2019
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This week Shane talks to Steve Scher of Bellevue College in Seattle Washington who spent some time in Bundoran over the Easter break with his broadcasting students finding out about culture, politics and music in Ireland and are creating podcasts ! He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light - www.discoverbundoran.com/dil To register a...

Duration:00:21:51

042 - The Bundoran Weekly - April 29th 2019

4/26/2019
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This week Shane talks to Killian O'Kelly of Bundoran RNLI Lifeboat about the annual fundraising Soapbox Race which takes place on Sunday June 2nd. He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light - www.discoverbundoran.com/dil To register a soapbox for June 2nd - www.bundoranlifeboatsoapboxrace.com/register To watch the Nationwide report on the...

Duration:00:15:39

041 - The Bundoran Weekly - April 19th 2019

4/19/2019
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This week Shane talks to Anderson Keys General Manager of Waterworld who will open for their 28th season on Good Friday! He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this Easter weekend in Bundoran. To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light - www.discoverbundoran.com/dil To find out more about Waterworld check their website - www.waterworldbundoran.com - email info@waterworldbundoran.com for more...

Duration:00:20:15

040 - The Bundoran Weekly - 12th April 2019

4/12/2019
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This week Shane talks to Operation Transformation's Cathal Gallagher about his journey now that the show has finished. He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light - www.discoverbundoran.com/dil If you have been affected by any of the issues in this week's podcast, here's some numbers that may be of use: Pieta House - (074) 912 6594 Aware -...

Duration:00:22:52

039 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 5th April 2019

4/5/2019
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This week Shane talks about the brand new Ballot Bins which have been installed at Main Beach Bundoran to encourage smokers to vote with their butt! He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light - www.discoverbundoran.com/dil To register a vote for a ballot on the ballot bins - www.discoverbundoran.com/tidytowns To get in touch with the...

Duration:00:11:53

038 - The Bundoran Weekly - March 29th 2019

3/29/2019
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This week Shane talks to Taralouise McCaughey who is the committee chair for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light event which happens on Saturday May 11th. He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light - www.discoverbundoran.com/dil To read our blog on Easter camps click http://discoverbundoran.com/2019/02/easter-camps-2019/ To get in touch with...

Duration:00:15:57

037 - The Bundoran Weekly - March 22nd 2019

3/22/2019
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This week Shane talks to Beckey-Finn Britton, Clean Coasts Officer for the region about the new Think Before You Flush campaign and how Bundoran is the first ambassador town in County Donegal. He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To find out more about Think Before You Flush - www.discoverbundoran.com/tbyf To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light -...

Duration:00:15:08

036 - The Bundoran Weekly - 15th March 2019

3/15/2019
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This week Shane talks to John O’Connell, Parade director for the Bundoran St Patrick’s Day parade about what can be expected from this Sunday’s event. He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To find out more about St Patrick’s Day in Bundoran - www.discoverbundoran.com/stpatricksday To register to take part in the St Patrick’s Day parade in Bundoran - www.discoverbundoran.com/parade To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register...

Duration:00:12:57

035 - The Bundoran Weekly - March 8th 2019

3/8/2019
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This week Shane talks to Sea Sessions organiser Daniel Browne to get an update on how things are going for one of the biggest weekends of the year in Bundoran. He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light - www.discoverbundoran.com/dil To find out more about St Patrick’s Day in Bundoran - www.discoverbundoran.com/stpatricksday To register...

Duration:00:21:16

034 - The Bundoran Weekly - March 1st 2019

3/1/2019
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This week Shane talks to Cara Bundoran Run race director Eamon Harvey about the final preparations underway for the event which happens next weekend. He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. To register for the Cara Bundoran run www.carabundoranrun.com To register for Darkness Into Light - www.darknessintolight.ie To register as a volunteer for Bundoran’s Darkness Into Light - www.discoverbundoran.com/dil To find out more about St Patrick’s Day in Bundoran -...

Duration:00:15:19

033 - The Bundoran Weekly - February 22nd 2019.

2/22/2019
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This week Shane talks to Bundoran Golf Club vice captain and chair of the organising committee of the ProAm which is taking place on June 7th. He also gives a rundown of what's happening for this weekend in Bundoran. For more on the ProAm see www.discoverbundoran.com/golf To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet @bundoranweekly. Also find is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bundoranweekly Purchase our theme tune - The Man from Bundoran from the Songs of Erne...

Duration:00:16:48

032 - The Bundoran Weekly - February 15th 2019

2/15/2019
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This week Shane talks to Aoife NiLochlainn, Public Policy Manager with Siro who have just announced that Bundoran will be one of the 6 towns in Donegal that will be rolled out with gigabit broadband before the end of 2019. This will mean Bundoran will have broadband speeds as fast as they have in Hong Kong! More details at www.siro.ie 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:00:17:15

031 - The Bundoran Weekly - February 9th 2019

2/8/2019
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This week Shane speaks with Patricia Brennan of the Criterion Bar (now closed) on Bundoran's Main Street. Patricia along with her late sister Nan were honoured by the Donegal branch of the Vintner's Federation of Ireland for their service to the pub trade in Bundoran and the county on Thursday 7th of February at a ceremony at the Great Northern Hotel. They speak about times gone by and the changes in Bundoran since she and Nan started in the bar over 50 years ago. Read a transcript of the...

Duration:00:23:24

030 - The Bundoran Weekly - February 1st 2019

2/1/2019
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This week Shane talks to athlete and former race director with the Cara Bundoran Run Paddy Donoghue who gives his top tips if you're preparing for the event on the 9th of March - even if you haven't started training yet!! Paddy has also done a blog on the best places to go running in Bundoran which you can read here - http://discoverbundoran.com/2018/11/top-places-for-running-in-bundoran/ We also mentioned that the Ronan Gallagher Band new single has been released - you can watch the video...

Duration:00:16:28

029 - The Bundoran Weekly - January 25th 2019

1/25/2019
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This week Shane looks forward to all of the great entertainment happening in Bundoran this weekend and looks ahead to events in February and also St Patrick's Day. The Annual St Patrick's Day parade will take place on Sunday 17th March at 3:30pm from East End. Community groups, businesses, tourism attractions and bands are all welcome to participate on the day. If you would like to take part, please fill out the form on at www.discoverbundoran.com/parade. For further information email...

Duration:00:08:34

028 - The Bundoran Weekly - January 18th 2019

1/18/2019
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This week Shane talks about the new season in Bundoran and plays the highlights of the brochure launch event which took place earlier this week in Bundoran Community Centre. To read more on 2019 in Bundoran, watch the promo video and download the new brochure, see www.discoverbundoran.com/newseason 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:00:11:22

027 - The Bundoran Weekly - 11th January 2019

1/11/2019
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This week Shane talks to actress Caroline Harvey of RTE's Fair City who is currently in Bundoran learning to become a surf instructor and lifeguard with the ETB and TurfNSurf. Check out https://isaireland.com/conferencesandevents/symposium/ for more details on this weekend's event with the Transatlantic Connections Conference. Watch the Discover Bundoran Review of the Year - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuxBi1GtSeg To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or tweet...

Duration:00:18:32

026 - The Bundoran Weekly - January 4th 2019

1/4/2019
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This week Shane talks to Dr Niamh Hamill of the Institute of Study Abroad Ireland who will next week welcome students from Drew University to the annual Transatlantic Connections Conference in Bundoran. As part of this a special poetry event will take place. More details at https://isaireland.com/conferencesandevents/symposium/ Watch the Discover Bundoran Review of the Year - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuxBi1GtSeg To get in touch with the podcast email podcast@bundoranweekly.com or...

Duration:00:09:49