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# killybegs - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Supreme Court quashes decision to dismiss harbour master following Minister's complaints
# Patrick J Kelly
# Patrick J Kelly

Supreme Court quashes decision to dismiss harbour master following Minister's complaints

Mar 30th 2021, 3:42 PM 23,072 Views 10 Comments

The court held that former Minister Mary Coughlan’s presence at Cabinet resulted in the decision being tainted by objective bias.

# killybegs - Friday 22 January, 2021

'It's the closure of coastal communities': One in four fishermen will lose their job under this Brexit deal, TDs told
# Brexit Deal
# Brexit Deal

'It's the closure of coastal communities': One in four fishermen will lose their job under this Brexit deal, TDs told

Jan 22nd 2021, 12:53 PM 13,307 Views 21 Comments

Dublin Bay prawns – our second most valuable fishery – is set to hemorrhage €7 million post-Brexit.

# killybegs - Thursday 24 December, 2020

'We won't accept this': Post-Brexit trade agreement disappoints Irish fishing industry
# Brexit
# Brexit

'We won't accept this': Post-Brexit trade agreement disappoints Irish fishing industry

Dec 24th 2020, 5:57 PM 61,055 Views 53 Comments

Meanwhile, business groups are cautiously optimistic about the deal

# killybegs - Monday 25 June, 2018

Two men drown in separate incidents over the weekend
# Drowning Deaths
# Drowning Deaths

Two men drown in separate incidents over the weekend

Jun 25th 2018, 9:22 AM 44,456 Views 16 Comments

The incidents occurred in Dun Laoghaire and Killybegs.

# killybegs - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

'No bullshit, all business': Seamus Coleman's path from Killybegs to another major milestone
# Toffee Crisp
From The42
# Toffee Crisp

'No bullshit, all business': Seamus Coleman's path from Killybegs to another major milestone

Feb 1st 2017, 6:01 PM 6,563 Views 4 Comments

It’s a big moment for the Republic of Ireland captain tonight as he reaches 200 top-flight appearances.

# killybegs - Thursday 5 January, 2017

'Highly irresponsible': Dumping of almost 100,000 tonnes of silt in Donegal bay criticised
# Dredging
# Dredging

'Highly irresponsible': Dumping of almost 100,000 tonnes of silt in Donegal bay criticised

Jan 5th 2017, 7:34 PM 23,977 Views 14 Comments

The move will cause €50 million worth of damage and threaten 150 jobs, said the Irish Farmers Association.

# killybegs - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Body of elderly man reported missing yesterday found in Donegal
# Killybegs
# Killybegs

Body of elderly man reported missing yesterday found in Donegal

Dec 29th 2016, 4:37 PM 16,788 Views 3 Comments

It is understood that foul play is not suspected in the death of Patrick Ward.

# killybegs - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Toxic fumes from decaying fish contributed to the deaths of two fishermen
# Killybegs
# Killybegs

Toxic fumes from decaying fish contributed to the deaths of two fishermen

Sep 1st 2016, 5:59 PM 29,428 Views 23 Comments

A report into the deaths is calling for greater awareness of the toxicity of organic decay, which it says isn’t widely known.

# killybegs - Thursday 9 June, 2016

From Killybegs to Saint-Denis: charting Seamus Coleman's rise to the top
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

From Killybegs to Saint-Denis: charting Seamus Coleman's rise to the top

Jun 9th 2016, 8:00 AM 13,500 Views 13 Comments

In the second of a three-part series, we track the Everton defender’s rise from humble beginnings at St Catherine’s in Donegal.

# killybegs - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Two men arrested after gardaí give chase to filling station robbers
# Donegal
# Donegal

Two men arrested after gardaí give chase to filling station robbers

Nov 8th 2015, 7:56 PM 22,347 Views 9 Comments

The men were detained by gardaí as they tried to escape on foot.

# killybegs - Friday 18 September, 2015

Bus with 22 tourists on board crashes in Donegal
# Killybegs
# Killybegs

Bus with 22 tourists on board crashes in Donegal

Sep 18th 2015, 7:34 PM 16,252 Views 11 Comments

None of the tourists were injured in the crash.

# killybegs - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Galway fisherman dies after becoming overcome by fumes on trawler
# Donegal
# Donegal

Galway fisherman dies after becoming overcome by fumes on trawler

Aug 25th 2015, 10:15 AM 22,342 Views 6 Comments

A second man remains in a critical condition.

# killybegs - Thursday 17 July, 2014

In search of dolphins aboard Charlie Haughey's old yacht
# Celtic Mist
# Celtic Mist

In search of dolphins aboard Charlie Haughey's old yacht

Jul 17th 2014, 11:58 AM 5,842 Views 6 Comments

The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group are making the most of the fine weather today, as they set off on their mission to survey the dolphin population in the North West

# killybegs - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Irish teen dies in tragic accident in Spain
# Killybegs
# Killybegs

Irish teen dies in tragic accident in Spain

Jul 5th 2014, 9:47 AM 57,456 Views 17 Comments

Ryan O’Shea (19) was on a family holiday when he died.

# killybegs - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Donegal catch: €35m facility planned for Killybegs
# Catch Of The Day
# Catch Of The Day

Donegal catch: €35m facility planned for Killybegs

Apr 2nd 2014, 6:31 PM 9,035 Views 17 Comments

New Donegal facility announced as industry urged to set its sights higher.

# killybegs - Sunday 9 March, 2014

What are Paul Rudd and Peter Dinklage doing in Donegal?
# Super Stag
From The Daily Edge
# Super Stag

What are Paul Rudd and Peter Dinklage doing in Donegal?

Mar 9th 2014, 5:00 PM 10,624 Views 1 Comment

Photos of the lads in Killybegs are popping up online.

# killybegs - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Seamus Coleman piledriver breaks the deadlock for Everton
# Donegolazo
From The42
# Donegolazo

Seamus Coleman piledriver breaks the deadlock for Everton

Dec 22nd 2013, 5:27 PM 18,613 Views 25 Comments

Boom!

# killybegs - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Authorities investigate potential fish discarding aboard 14,000 tonne Dutch vessel
# Donegal
# Donegal

Authorities investigate potential fish discarding aboard 14,000 tonne Dutch vessel

Nov 23rd 2013, 1:59 PM 12,901 Views 0 Comments

The ship, which is the largest ever detained by the Naval Service, will remain in port in Killybegs while the investigation takes place.

# killybegs - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Seamus Coleman was at the Glenswilly-Killybegs game today
# Famous Face
From The42
# Famous Face

Seamus Coleman was at the Glenswilly-Killybegs game today

Oct 20th 2013, 7:12 PM 9,145 Views 7 Comments

The Irish soccer player will have been disappointed at the outcome of this afternoon’s match.

# killybegs - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Killybegs to be cheered on by Seamus Coleman as they chase county title
# Famous Face
From The42
# Famous Face

Killybegs to be cheered on by Seamus Coleman as they chase county title

Oct 19th 2013, 8:00 AM 8,885 Views 2 Comments

The Donegal club are aiming to end a 17 year-wait without a county senior title.

# killybegs - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Coveney opposes EU plans on mackerel quotas
# Fish Fight
# Fish Fight

Coveney opposes EU plans on mackerel quotas

Oct 17th 2013, 4:16 PM 6,002 Views 63 Comments

The European Commission is attempting to end a dispute with Iceland and the Faroe Islands over fishing rights in the north-east Atlantic.

# killybegs - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

VIDEO: Seamus Coleman celebrates Killybegs county semi-final win
# Local Fan
From The42
# Local Fan

VIDEO: Seamus Coleman celebrates Killybegs county semi-final win

Oct 9th 2013, 12:15 PM 12,085 Views 4 Comments

The Irish international was supporting his Donegal GAA club last Sunday.

# killybegs - Friday 3 June, 2011

Up to 158 jobs to be created in seafood industry with 250 more lined up for Killybegs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Up to 158 jobs to be created in seafood industry with 250 more lined up for Killybegs

Jun 3rd 2011, 12:07 PM 477 Views 0 Comments

The Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Simon Coveney is looking to create the jobs over a three year period across the country’s seafood processing industry and in the Donegal region.