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Bundoran Tourism Officer Shane Smyth hosts a weekly rundown of what's happening in Bundoran, County Donegal, Ireland for the weekend and weeks ahead.

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Bundoran Tourism Officer Shane Smyth hosts a weekly rundown of what's happening in Bundoran, County Donegal, Ireland for the weekend and weeks ahead.

    094 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 5th June 2020

    094 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 5th June 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 - https://discoverbundoran.com/2020/05/silver-international-award-for-bundoran/

    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 local businesses opening during Phase 1 - https://discoverbundoran.com/2020/05/bundoran-businesses-opening-phase-1/

    Purchase our theme tune - The Man from Bundoran from the Songs of Erne album - www.modalcitizenrecords.com

    All with thanks to https://aib.ie/

    • 15 min
    093 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 29th May 2020

    093 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 29th May 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 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 local businesses opening during Phase 1 - https://discoverbundoran.com/2020/05/bundoran-businesses-opening-phase-1/

    Purchase our theme tune - The Man from Bundoran from the Songs of Erne album - https://songsoferne.com/

    All with thanks to https://aib.ie/

    • 22 min
    092 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 22nd May 2020

    092 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 22nd May 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 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 local businesses opening during Phase 1 - https://discoverbundoran.com/2020/05/bundoran-businesses-opening-phase-1/

    Purchase our theme tune - The Man from Bundoran from the Songs of Erne album - https://songsoferne.com/

    All with thanks to https://aib.ie/

    • 13 min
    091 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 15th May 2020

    091 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 15th May 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 - The Man from Bundoran from the Songs of Erne album - https://songsoferne.com/

    All with thanks to https://aib.ie/

    • 12 min
    090 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 8th May 2020

    090 - The Bundoran Weekly - Friday 8th May 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 rescheduled walk in October click www.darknessintolight.ie

    To keep up to date with what’s happening in Bundoran during the Coronavirus outbreak see www.discoverbundoran.com/coronavirus

    Purchase our theme tune - The Man from Bundoran from the Songs of Erne album - https://songsoferne.com/

    All with thanks to https://aib.ie/

    • 13 min
    089 - The Bunoran Weekly - Friday 1st May 2020

    089 - The Bunoran Weekly - Friday 1st May 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 Coronavirus outbreak see www.discoverbundoran.com/coronavirus

    All with thanks to https://aib.ie/

    • 21 min

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