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Gap Coffee Shop Launch Baking Book
If baking is your post-Covid addiction, then the Gap Coffee Shop, Bridgend have just the thing for you! They have launched a new recipe book of cakes, breads, biscuits and treats, which are favourites with their customers. The popular coffee shop has earned a great...
Revolution in Teaching of Traditional & Folk Music
A revolutionary new system to support traditional & folk music teachers has been launched by Donegal fiddler, academic and traditional music teacher Dr. Liz Doherty.   I Teach Trad combines a specialised system with a customised set of resources for planning,...
Irish Hub Event for Global Virtual Island Summit
How can we innovate and connect to help make our island economies more sustainable in a post-Covid World? That’s the key question being asked at a free Irish webinar on Wednesday 2nd September from 10am to 12pm. The webinar is Ireland’s Virtual Hub event for the 2nd...
Ireland to Connect with 10,000 Islanders in Global Virtual Island Summit
Island communities in Ireland can connect up with an estimated 10,000 other islanders across the world in the second ever global Virtual Island Summit (VIS) taking place online from 7-13th September this year. "The Virtual Island Summit seeks to build digital bridges...
B&B Breaks for Shining Stars of Covid-hit Communities
B&B Ireland in association with Inis Communications has launched a competition to reward volunteers who have been the Shining Stars of their communities in lockdown. Three lucky winners will each win a 3-night B&B Activity Break for 2 people, says Helena...
Gap App to Boost Safety for Coffee Lovers
Gap Coffee, Bridgend, Co Donegal is opening for business with closed doors and a new safety-focused online order & collect service this Thursday 28th May. “We’re launching our own app so people can pay and pick-up their favourite treats from a special new hatch...
Launch of #onlinehelp For Coronavirus-Hit Businesses
Inis Communications is delighted to announce the launch of #onlinehelp – a free advice and support service for Donegal businesses who have been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Check out the details here: Inis Communications director Trish Hegarty says the aim of...
#LoveDonegal Day Case Study for Donegal Enterprise Week Gaeltacht Event
I’m delighted to be speaking at Donegal Enterprise Week 2020 at the gteic@kilcar Fiontarlann, this Thursday 5th March at 7.15pm.  This event is organsied by Westbic and is titled: Using PR, Marketing & An Gaeilge to Promote Your Gaeltacht Business. I'm first up in...
Donegal Connect Wins Tourism Award
The Donegal Connect 2019 project has won the Fáilte Ireland sponsored Best Tourism Initiative at the 2020 LAMA Awards, which took place in Dublin at the weekend. Inis Communications director Trish Hegarty says it's a great achievement for everyone involved. Inis...
Donegal Connect Nominated For 3 Awards
Inis Communications is delighted to confirm that the Donegal Connect 2019 project has been shortlisted for 3 All Ireland Community & Council Awards – otherwise known as the LAMA awards. The project has been nominated for its achievements in the digital marketing,...
How to Issue a News Release

How to Issue a News Release

How you issue a news release is just as important as what you write in it. If you issue a news release the wrong way, you have probably wasted your time and it is unlikely to get any media coverage. I spent 14 years working as a journalist in print and broadcast...

Donegal Connect Programme of Events Launch

Donegal Connect Programme of Events Launch

Inis Communications is delighted to announce that the Donegal Connect Programme of events has now been launched. The programme covers  over 45 events taking place over 10 days of events,from September 27th – October 6th across the county. The launch on 24th July in...

New Sail Charter Business for Derry

New Sail Charter Business for Derry

Great news for north west tourism - a new sail charter business has opened in Derry. Sailing North offers skippered voyages from Lough Foyle in the North West of Ireland. It's a great addition to the activities on offer to local and tourists in this region. Sailing...

Inishowen Harpers Sweep The Boards at Fleadh 2018

Inishowen Harpers Sweep The Boards at Fleadh 2018

Young harpers from Inishowen won every single category of the U18 Harp Competitions at Fleadh Cheoil Dhun na nGall in Moville at the weekend. Fleadh organiser Clodagh Warnock says its proof that the Harp is experiencing a real-life revival in the peninsula. By 2010,...

Daniel and Majella present B&B of the Year Award

Daniel and Majella present B&B of the Year Award

Daniel and Majella O'Donnell presented the B&B of the Year 2018 Award to Mrs. Mary McKenna, of Gallow’s View B&B in Bunratty, Co Clare, at the Ashling Hotel in Dublin earlier today.   Mrs McKenna said she was delighted to receive the award and...

Atlantic Villa Studio in Inishowen Opens This Weekend

Atlantic Villa Studio in Inishowen Opens This Weekend

Shrove artist George Gillespie is officially opening his own art studio in Shrove, Greencastle this weekend. Atlantic Villa Studio opens from 12.30pm until 6pm this Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th March. George hopes the studio will provide an “opportunity for visitors...

B&B boost in “best year ever” for Irish tourism

B&B boost in “best year ever” for Irish tourism

B&B Ireland, the leading industry body representing the B&B sector in Ireland, reports its share of overseas visitors rose 18% to 361,084 on 2016. CEO Helena Healy said the B&B sector has performed well. She welcomed the latest increase in the overall...