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# buncrana - This year 2022

Missing 26-year-old man found safe and well
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Missing 26-year-old man found safe and well

Updated Sep 14th 2022, 4:45 PM 18,469 Views 0 Comments

McConway has been missing since yesterday.

Man dies and two others injured in Donegal crash
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Man dies and two others injured in Donegal crash

May 3rd 2022, 7:30 AM 20,699 Views 2 Comments

The driver of one vehicle, a man aged in his 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Gardaí appeal for information on man's body found in 'unexplained circumstances' in Donegal
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Gardaí appeal for information on man's body found in 'unexplained circumstances' in Donegal

Jan 16th 2022, 9:55 AM 28,109 Views 0 Comments

The man’s body was found lying in a laneway behind a row of houses in Knockalla Drive in Buncrana on Friday.

Man's body found in 'unexplained circumstances' in Co Donegal
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Man's body found in 'unexplained circumstances' in Co Donegal

Jan 15th 2022, 7:14 AM 39,404 Views 0 Comments

The body of the man was found in a laneway behind a row of houses at around 7.30pm on Friday evening.

# buncrana - Last year 2021

Young girl seriously injured after dog attack in Donegal
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Young girl seriously injured after dog attack in Donegal

Aug 3rd 2021, 8:10 AM 45,644 Views 24 Comments

The child’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Mica scandal: Families to stage protest over 'farcical' State scheme to fix their crumbling homes
# Mica
# Mica

Mica scandal: Families to stage protest over 'farcical' State scheme to fix their crumbling homes

May 22nd 2021, 6:45 AM 56,887 Views 49 Comments

Homeowners say the scheme is not accessible to many families because of the additional costs involved.

# buncrana - All time

11-year-old boy dies in hospital after being hit by van in Donegal
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

11-year-old boy dies in hospital after being hit by van in Donegal

Feb 24th 2020, 6:57 AM 13,395 Views 0 Comments

The boy was seriously injured near Buncrana at approximately 5.30pm on Friday.

Garda appeal for witnesses after 11-year-old boy seriously injured in car crash
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Garda appeal for witnesses after 11-year-old boy seriously injured in car crash

Feb 22nd 2020, 8:31 AM 22,358 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened at 5.30pm yesterday evening.

Woman recalls trying desperately to save boyfriend who was shot dead in Donegal in 2012
# Andrew Allen
# Andrew Allen

Woman recalls trying desperately to save boyfriend who was shot dead in Donegal in 2012

Sep 11th 2019, 6:05 PM 17,331 Views 4 Comments

Andrew Allen (24) had been in bed with partner Arelene Farrelly when a lone gunman called to his house.

'It rips out a part of your heart': Mother of Donegal man left to die in New York speaks out
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

'It rips out a part of your heart': Mother of Donegal man left to die in New York speaks out

Aug 14th 2019, 10:56 PM 52,157 Views 25 Comments

Two men urinated on Liam McGlinchey, who was suffering from alcohol poisoning, before leaving him to die.

Gardaí renew appeal for information in 2012 murder of Andrew Allen in Donegal
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Gardaí renew appeal for information in 2012 murder of Andrew Allen in Donegal

Feb 9th 2019, 2:34 PM 11,355 Views 1 Comment

Today, Gardaí said that those responsible travelled to Buncrana from Derry City that evening.

Buncrana Main Street closed as major fire engulfs building
# Donegal
# Donegal

Buncrana Main Street closed as major fire engulfs building

Feb 4th 2019, 9:03 AM 20,468 Views 3 Comments

The blaze broke out in a premises adjacent to The Plaza on Upper Main Street shortly after 9pm.

Government 'regrets misunderstanding' after refusal to meet with mother of Danielle McLaughlin
# Irish Citizen
# Irish Citizen

Government 'regrets misunderstanding' after refusal to meet with mother of Danielle McLaughlin

Sep 7th 2018, 10:49 PM 38,624 Views 38 Comments

The Taoiseach said that due to an error, his office incorrectly concluded that Danielle was a British citizen.

Complaints over Donegal nightclub's '19th Hole' billboard upheld after 'grave and widespread offence'
# Bottom Of The Barrel
# Bottom Of The Barrel

Complaints over Donegal nightclub's '19th Hole' billboard upheld after 'grave and widespread offence'

Aug 30th 2018, 4:28 PM 46,288 Views 51 Comments

The advert prompted 64 complaints.

Motorcyclist (50s) dies after car crash in Donegal
# Castleforward
# Castleforward

Motorcyclist (50s) dies after car crash in Donegal

Jul 4th 2018, 8:32 PM 11,490 Views 6 Comments

The male driver of the car was not injured.

Teenage boy killed in Donegal crash named locally
# Jamie Doherty
# Jamie Doherty

Teenage boy killed in Donegal crash named locally

Updated Jun 9th 2018, 6:20 PM 48,067 Views 18 Comments

Jamie Doherty (14) was the only person in the car when it crashed yesterday evening.

'Just plain offensive': Donegal nightclub removes billboard of female golfer following outcry
# One Billboard Outside Buncrana
# One Billboard Outside Buncrana

'Just plain offensive': Donegal nightclub removes billboard of female golfer following outcry

May 15th 2018, 1:35 PM 60,807 Views 121 Comments

“This is not a bit of a laugh any more. Society has changed,” Sinn Féin Senator Pádraig Mac Lochlainn said in response to the advertisement.

Woman present at scene of Buncrana pier tragedy launches damages claim
# Donegal
# Donegal

Woman present at scene of Buncrana pier tragedy launches damages claim

Mar 27th 2018, 8:37 AM 65,309 Views 0 Comments

Stephanie Knox was at the pier with her then-boyfriend Davitt Walsh when the tragedy unfolded.

Link between man who died suddenly and St Patrick's Day crash explored by Gardaí
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Link between man who died suddenly and St Patrick's Day crash explored by Gardaí

Mar 21st 2018, 10:37 AM 29,787 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí say that the man died from natural causes, but may have been involved in a collision before his death.

GSOC investigating after woman (59) fatally struck by car in Donegal
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

GSOC investigating after woman (59) fatally struck by car in Donegal

Mar 15th 2018, 2:15 PM 22,723 Views 11 Comments

It’s understood the woman had contact with gardaí sometime in the hours before her death.

People 'on outer ring' of republican group may know who killed Andrew Allen
# Donegal
# Donegal

People 'on outer ring' of republican group may know who killed Andrew Allen

Feb 9th 2018, 3:36 PM 14,019 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí are making a fresh appeal, six years on from the shooting of 24-year-old Andrew Allen.

'Death by misadventure' recorded by inquest into the five fatalities in Buncrana Pier tragedy
# Donegal
# Donegal

'Death by misadventure' recorded by inquest into the five fatalities in Buncrana Pier tragedy

Nov 23rd 2017, 7:46 PM 27,109 Views 35 Comments

Five members of the same family were killed when a car entered the water.

First garda on scene at Buncrana pier tragedy says he got down on his knees to stop from slipping
# Donegal
# Donegal

First garda on scene at Buncrana pier tragedy says he got down on his knees to stop from slipping

Nov 23rd 2017, 3:01 PM 34,617 Views 40 Comments

The first RNLI diver on the scene also gave evidence to the coroner’s court today.

Pathologist says driver of jeep in Buncrana pier tragedy was over drink-driving limit
# Donegal
# Donegal

Pathologist says driver of jeep in Buncrana pier tragedy was over drink-driving limit

Nov 22nd 2017, 5:12 PM 59,679 Views 92 Comments

Five members of the same family perished in the tragedy including Sean McGrotty, his sons Mark, 11, and eight-year-old Evan, his mother-in-law Ruth Daniels and her teenage daughter Jodie-Lee Tracey.

Inquest begins today into Buncrana pier tragedy
# Donegal
# Donegal

Inquest begins today into Buncrana pier tragedy

Nov 22nd 2017, 7:13 AM 10,491 Views 6 Comments

The inquest will hear from witnesses this morning, with a view to better understanding what happened during the incident.

'It's absolutely crazy, it really is' - high staff turnover in Donegal blamed for maternity benefit backlog
# Overdue
# Overdue

'It's absolutely crazy, it really is' - high staff turnover in Donegal blamed for maternity benefit backlog

May 14th 2017, 10:00 AM 22,839 Views 31 Comments

The Department of Social Protection has apologised for the ‘unacceptable’ delay being seen in the delivery of maternity benefits.

Gardaí want to know how many offences you can spot on this seized car
# Help Needed
# Help Needed

Gardaí want to know how many offences you can spot on this seized car

May 5th 2017, 10:08 AM 41,968 Views 78 Comments

This could take a while.

Two teens killed in overnight crash in Donegal
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Two teens killed in overnight crash in Donegal

Apr 29th 2017, 9:19 AM 33,156 Views 38 Comments

Three other teenagers were also injured in the single-vehicle collision.

Man arrested in connection with 2012 Donegal shooting of man who had fled to the county
# Andrew Allen
# Andrew Allen

Man arrested in connection with 2012 Donegal shooting of man who had fled to the county

Apr 9th 2017, 2:24 PM 15,906 Views 1 Comment

The man, in his early 50s, was arrested yesterday morning in the County Donegal area.

'A beautiful daughter, a free-spirit': Crowds gather for funeral of Danielle McLaughlin
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

'A beautiful daughter, a free-spirit': Crowds gather for funeral of Danielle McLaughlin

Mar 30th 2017, 1:05 PM 24,203 Views 0 Comments

Friends and family have been told to wear ‘bright, vibrant colours’ to celebrate Danielle’s life.

Car caught speeding at 104 km per hour in 60 kilometre zone overnight in heavy rain
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Car caught speeding at 104 km per hour in 60 kilometre zone overnight in heavy rain

Mar 17th 2017, 2:25 PM 16,869 Views 28 Comments

Gardaí are warning drivers to slow down and be safe this St Patrick’s Day. 

Mother of Donegal woman murdered in India: 'Danielle will be sadly missed by us all'
# Danielle McLaughlin
# Danielle McLaughlin

Mother of Donegal woman murdered in India: 'Danielle will be sadly missed by us all'

Mar 15th 2017, 9:49 PM 33,486 Views 13 Comments

Danielle McLaughlin was found dead yesterday morning.

Murder investigation launched into death of Irish woman in India
# Investigation
# Investigation

Murder investigation launched into death of Irish woman in India

Mar 15th 2017, 2:10 PM 72,324 Views 38 Comments

The woman’s family have asked that their privacy be respected by the media.

Floodlight failure sees Derry-Limerick Buncrana clash abandoned after just 24 minutes
# Dark Night
From The42
# Dark Night

Floodlight failure sees Derry-Limerick Buncrana clash abandoned after just 24 minutes

Mar 3rd 2017, 10:31 PM 5,793 Views 6 Comments

The score was 1-1 when the game was brought to a halt.

Gardaí believe killers are being 'sheltered' in 2012 murder in Donegal
# Andrew Allen
# Andrew Allen

Gardaí believe killers are being 'sheltered' in 2012 murder in Donegal

Feb 8th 2017, 3:15 PM 18,661 Views 9 Comments

Allen had fled to Donegal after be became the target of a republican vigilante group.

100 years on, victims of naval vessel which sank off Donegal remembered
# Ss Laurentic
# Ss Laurentic

100 years on, victims of naval vessel which sank off Donegal remembered

Jan 29th 2017, 7:10 AM 12,705 Views 8 Comments

The ship sank on 25 January 1917, killing 354 of the people on board.

25-year-old woman dies in Donegal collision
# Donegal
# Donegal

25-year-old woman dies in Donegal collision

Dec 23rd 2016, 8:30 AM 12,911 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened at Glebe, near Buncrana, just before 11pm last night.

Man's body found outside in Co Donegal
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Man's body found outside in Co Donegal

Nov 25th 2016, 4:00 PM 21,744 Views 13 Comments

The man, aged in his 30s, was found last night.

Petrol station owner and wife attacked by men carrying batons
# Donegal
# Donegal

Petrol station owner and wife attacked by men carrying batons

Sep 5th 2016, 1:01 PM 21,041 Views 7 Comments

The owner and his wife were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The incredible story of the Irish war hero who managed Sevilla and then vanished
# The Buncrana Boy
From The42
# The Buncrana Boy

The incredible story of the Irish war hero who managed Sevilla and then vanished

Aug 7th 2016, 8:00 AM 27,419 Views 11 Comments

The Spanish side play in the Uefa Super Cup on Tuesday and have a remarkable association with Ireland.

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