Backchat: Harvey’s Point celebrates Burns Weekend
Naomi Hamilton-O'Donnell
Harvey’s Point hotel is keeping the bond between Scotland and Donegal alive by marking Burns Weekend.
18 January 2023 Features
Rising rural musicians: Jamie Donnelly
In the third part of our rising rural musicians series, Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell talks to Co Tyrone country singer Jamie Donnelly about her experience.
18 January 2023 Around the country
Backchat: One Act Drama Festival returns to Bray
The seaside town of Bray will welcome back its drama festival to brighten up January.
Rising rural musicians: David James
In the second part of our series highlighting young musicians from rural areas, Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell speaks to country singer David James about his experience.
11 January 2023 Features
Backchat: Lough Eske Castle turns 15
The luxury hotel marked 15 years in operation with an event that attracted a large crowd and even a famous face.
11 January 2023 Features
Confronting the clutter in the new year
Are you thinking of decluttering your home for the new year, but don’t know where to start? Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell speaks with professional organiser Vera Keohane about approaching tidying.
4 January 2023 Features
Rising rural musicians: Amy Meehan
In the first part of our series meeting up-and-coming rural musicians, Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell speaks to Donegal singer Amy Meehan about her achievements.
4 January 2023 Features
Backchat: Atlantic Irish Fest hits Bundoran
The Atlantic Irish Fest will bring a variety of musical and cultural experiences to the town of Bundoran later this month, writes Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell.
4 January 2023 Around the country
Remembering the hiring fair in Donegal
The tradition of the hiring fair survived well into the 20th century in important market towns in Donegal, writes Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell.
3 January 2023 News
Rural causes among most supported campaigns in Ireland this year
The findings of GoFundMe’s 'giving report' for 2022 reveal that Ireland’s generosity went a long way to support rural causes, writes Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell.
2 January 2023 News
Backchat: Ireland gives the most
The findings of GoFundMe’s giving report for 2022 reveal that Ireland’s generosity went a long way to help others this year, writes Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell.
28 December 2022 Features
Making new year’s resolutions to last
New Year’s resolutions don’t have to be drastic. Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell has compiled simple tips for making healthier habits in the new year.
28 December 2022 Features