Home/News/

Health Action Training (HAT)

Health Action Training (HAT) represents a revolution in communication training, role play assessment and health simulation. Based in Co Derry, Northern Ireland, HAT offers a fresh and up-to-date approach to communication and resilience training. Techniques drawn from actor training and applied drama are delivered in the context of a person-centred philosophy. HAT can improve [...]

2022-05-18T09:52:00+00:00May 18th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Atlantic Technological University marks the “start of a new journey” for the North West

Atlantic Technological University marks the "start of a new journey" for the North West The Atlantic Technological University (Ollscoil Teichneolaíochta an Atlantaigh) was launched by the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris TD. Speaking at a landmark event at ATU Sligo and live-streamed to campuses in Galway, Mayo and Donegal, [...]

2022-04-25T09:15:58+00:00April 25th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Councils join forces to celebrate the ‘Best of the Northwest’

Councils join forces to celebrate the 'Best of the Northwest' The Best of the North West will be showcased widely over the coming weeks as part of an exciting new collaborative tourism campaign launched by Donegal County Council and Derry City and Strabane District Council, working in partnership with Visit Derry & Donegal Tourism [...]

2022-04-25T09:09:17+00:00April 25th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Nominations encouraged for MIT’s Innovators Under 35 Europe event, coming to Donegal Gaeltacht from 19th – 20th May

Nominations encouraged for MIT’s Innovators Under 35 Europe event, coming to Donegal Gaeltacht from 19th – 20th May It has been announced that Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Innovators Under 35 Europe Festival 2022 is to take place in Gaoth Dobhair, across the 19th and 20th of May. The events taking place across An Chúirt [...]

2022-01-21T13:54:34+00:00January 21st, 2022|News|

Explore the best in the North West – ‘Happy Days’ Online Guide to North West’s Best Experiences Goes Live

Explore the best in the North West - ‘Happy Days’ Online Guide to North West’s Best Experiences Goes Live A new website listing arts and cultural events in the North West has been launched to provide a one-stop guide to the best family fun experiences in Derry, Strabane and Donegal. The www.happydaysnw.com website, which covers the [...]

2022-01-18T13:29:04+00:00January 18th, 2022|News|

Design N’ Ambition the key fabric of Edel’s Success

Design N’ Ambition the key fabric of Edel’s Success Edel MacBride is an award-winning designer, entrepreneur, philanthropist and more. Having been involved in the craft and design industry since the tender age of 11, (to source funds for a trip to Dublin!) craft is in her DNA. Edel’s story about business, the industry, involvement [...]

2022-01-21T13:55:19+00:00October 18th, 2021|News|

New exhibition explores life along Derry-Donegal border

New exhibition explores life along Derry-Donegal Border. A new exhibition titled Borderlands will open at the Alley Theatre on Monday 26th July exploring a realistic, refreshing and relatable insight into life on the border in modern times. It will feature 22 participants from all walks of life who are living on the border between the Derry [...]

2021-07-28T13:23:31+00:00July 28th, 2021|News|

All Island Strategic Rail Review to consider restoring services in Donegal

All Island Strategic Rail Review to consider restoring services in Donegal The Engineering and Consultancy company ARUP has been given the contract to take forward the All Island Strategic Rail Review. The cross border review will look at all aspects of rail on the island of Ireland, including whether it would be viable to [...]

2021-07-28T10:59:12+00:00July 28th, 2021|News|

O’Neills to further explore US market on trade mission

O’Neills Irish International Sports Company Ltd are aiming to gain a stronger foothold in the US sportswear market when they travel to Philadelphia and Boston this month as part of a joint trade delegation led by Donegal and Derry/Strabane Councils. The Strabane-based sportswear specialists are one of seven companies from both sides of [...]

2019-11-07T14:38:22+00:00November 7th, 2019|News|

Brand-It Tech set to dip toes into US Market on Trade Mission

Strabane based branding and signage technology specialists Brand-It Technologies are taking the first steps towards entering the US Market when they make the trip to Philadelphia and Boston in November as part of a joint trade delegation from the Donegal and Derry / Strabane Councils. Brand-It Technologies are part of branding and signage [...]

2019-11-07T14:33:44+00:00November 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|