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‘The Warp and Weft of Heritage’ Weekend

Friday 13th – Sunday 15th October Ardara GAP Heritage and History are pleased to announce the programme of events for our upcoming ‘The Warp and Weft of Heritage’ Weekend, which takes place from Friday, 13th to Sunday, 15th October. This weekend event will feature lively talks on the archaeology, history and heritage of the Ardara area and […]

Ardara PFA presents cheques for €22,000

Poor Farmers Association On Thursday night last, members of the Ardara Poor Farmers Association made presentations of €22,000 to three different charities from their latest Christmas Charity Auction in Teagues Bar. Pieta House received €10,000, The Charlie Bennett Memorial fund received €10,000 and the Haiti Oprhanages €2,000. Pictured are Back: Jacqueline Boyd, Daniel Moy, Ciaran […]

Ardara Festivals gain national funding

Ardara has succeeded in gaining funding under the Department of Tourism’s 2016 Festivals and Events Programme. There were 15 Donegal Festivals ranging from the ‘Mary from Dungloe’ to the ‘Extreme North Sports Event’, which received funding totalling €43,500. Of this amount, Ardara secured €7,000 which is 16% of the total. The ‘Taste of Donegal’ festival […]