RTE’s Nationwide discovers Donegal gems in special feature episode

first_imgAll eyes will be on the north west this Friday when RTE’s Nationwide puts Donegal tourism in full focus.The programme will show three reports from across Donegal on Friday 12th January at 7pm.A historical railway report, a trip around the Donegal Garden Trail and a celebration of the Glencolmcille Folk Village are all in store for viewers. RTÉ North West Correspondent Eileen Magnier will visit Bundoran to hear about the 60th anniversary of the closure of the Great Northern Railway.Mary Harte will explore a few spots on the Donegal Garden Trail, showcasing a lesser known tourist attraction that is growing in east Donegal.Eileen Magnier will also meet the team at the Glencolmcille Folk Village. The museum marked its fiftieth anniversary in 2017 and the thirtieth anniversary of the man who founded it. The programme will examine the life of the pioneering Fr James McDyer, who sought to promote tourism in the rural village that had been ravaged by emigration.Tune in to RTE One this Friday 12th January at 7pm to see the programme. Featured image from Glen Folk Village RTE’s Nationwide discovers Donegal gems in special feature episode was last modified: January 11th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:bundorandonegal garden traildonegal tourismEileen Magnierglen Folk VillageNationwideRTETVlast_img read more

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