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#Buncrana

# buncrana - Tuesday 3 May, 2022

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 20,654 Views 3 Comments

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

# buncrana - Sunday 16 January, 2022

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 28,065 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.

# buncrana - Saturday 15 January, 2022

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 39,362 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 - Tuesday 3 August, 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 45,538 Views 24 Comments

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

# buncrana - Saturday 22 May, 2021

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 56,813 Views 49 Comments

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

# buncrana - Monday 24 February, 2020

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 13,377 Views 0 Comments

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

# buncrana - Saturday 22 February, 2020

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 22,336 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened at 5.30pm yesterday evening.

# buncrana - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

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 17,309 Views 4 Comments

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

# buncrana - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

'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 52,134 Views 25 Comments

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

# buncrana - Saturday 9 February, 2019

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 11,347 Views 1 Comment

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

# buncrana - Monday 4 February, 2019

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 20,448 Views 3 Comments

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

# buncrana - Friday 7 September, 2018

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 38,608 Views 38 Comments

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

# buncrana - Thursday 30 August, 2018

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 46,263 Views 52 Comments

The advert prompted 64 complaints.

# buncrana - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

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

Motorcyclist (50s) dies after car crash in Donegal

Jul 4th 2018, 8:32 PM 11,479 Views 6 Comments

The male driver of the car was not injured.

# buncrana - Saturday 9 June, 2018

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 48,049 Views 18 Comments

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

# buncrana - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

'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 60,793 Views 122 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.

# buncrana - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

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 65,280 Views 0 Comments

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

# buncrana - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

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 29,775 Views 6 Comments

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

# buncrana - Thursday 15 March, 2018

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 22,712 Views 11 Comments

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

# buncrana - Friday 9 February, 2018

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 14,007 Views 14 Comments

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

# buncrana - Thursday 23 November, 2017

'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 27,088 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 34,590 Views 44 Comments

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

# buncrana - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

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 59,587 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 10,480 Views 6 Comments

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

# buncrana - Sunday 14 May, 2017

'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 22,806 Views 31 Comments

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

# buncrana - Friday 5 May, 2017

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 41,959 Views 78 Comments

This could take a while.

# buncrana - Saturday 29 April, 2017

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

Two teens killed in overnight crash in Donegal

Apr 29th 2017, 9:19 AM 33,142 Views 38 Comments

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

# buncrana - Sunday 9 April, 2017

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 15,893 Views 1 Comment

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

# buncrana - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'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 24,191 Views 0 Comments

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

# buncrana - Friday 17 March, 2017

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 16,863 Views 28 Comments

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

# buncrana - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

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 33,471 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 72,312 Views 38 Comments

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

# buncrana - Friday 3 March, 2017

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 5,782 Views 6 Comments

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

# buncrana - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

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 18,645 Views 9 Comments

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

# buncrana - Sunday 29 January, 2017

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 12,660 Views 8 Comments

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

# buncrana - Friday 23 December, 2016

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

25-year-old woman dies in Donegal collision

Dec 23rd 2016, 8:30 AM 12,890 Views 5 Comments

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

# buncrana - Friday 25 November, 2016

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

Man's body found outside in Co Donegal

Nov 25th 2016, 4:00 PM 21,731 Views 13 Comments

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

# buncrana - Monday 5 September, 2016

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 21,021 Views 7 Comments

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

# buncrana - Sunday 7 August, 2016

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 27,375 Views 11 Comments

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

# buncrana - Friday 5 August, 2016

Anyone from Donegal will appreciate the name of this children's play area in Buncrana
# Excellent
From The Daily Edge
# Excellent

Anyone from Donegal will appreciate the name of this children's play area in Buncrana

Aug 5th 2016, 9:43 AM 2,890 Views 1 Comment

*applause*

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