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Buncrana, which is also known as 'Parthas Eireann' or Ireland's Paradise, is the main urban centre and largest town in the picturesque Inishowen Peninsula. Its strong industrial, commercial and tourist tradition, outstanding scenery and high quality natural environment, lends itself to a town with great potential.

Recent years have seen significant developments with regard to retail space, commercial and tourist development and a high standard of accessible accommodation becoming available. The town boasts three fine hotels, and numerous bord fáilte approved bed and breakfasts.

News From Inish Times:

Pamela O'Hagen bids for “Miss Ireland” title

The Inishowen beauty recently crowned “Miss Donegal” has revealed she “can’t wait” to represent the county at the star-studded “Miss Ireland” final this Saturday. Life for 22-year-old Pamela O’Haga...

Buncrana girls dancing to show success

An Inishowen Irish dancing team has hot-footed their way into the next stage of the acclaimed All Ireland Talent Show. Elliott School of Dancing in Buncrana showed off their steps at the recent aud...

“No grace period” in Pay and Display

Town Council dismisses “misconstrued notion” There is no grace period in Buncrana’s Pay and Display system – either “official or unofficial.” The news was confirmed yesterday after the Town Coun...

Inishowen on the up

Local towns impress in Tidy Towns competition Months of hard work by hundreds of volunteers in the peninsula paid off yesterday when it was announced every Inishowen town had increased their marks ...

Cockhill Celtic ready for Derry battle

ALL eyes will be on Leckview Park in Letterkenny this Sunday as Cockhill Celtic take on Derry City in the Ulster Senior League Cup Final. Kick off 5pm. It is the final that all local football fans ...

Man charged with burglary of Bishop’s home

A 32-year-old man appeared at Derry Magistrates Court yesterday charged with stealing items from the home of Bishop of Derry, Most Rev. Dr. Seamus Hegarty. Seamus Devine, of Bloomfield Park, Galliagh...

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Featured Businesses:

Inishowen Rural Transport
Inishowen Development Partnership St. Mary's Road, Buncrana, Inishowen

Inishowen Fire Protection
Established in 2001, Inishowen Fire has grown to be one of the largest and most respected fire companies in the North West and further afield.

Spanish Grinds by Tailor Made Spanish
Spanish Grinds tailored to suit you. Buncrana, South Inishowen & Derry

Inish Fitness
Circuit Training, Stability Ball Classes

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Swilly Stores
Convenience store located next to the halfway

McEleney Doherty
Accountants, Registered Auditors and Business Consultants

Shane / Des Doherty
Carpenter. No job too big! No job too small!
Online business directory, town information, photo gallery and message forum.

Lough Swilly Caravan Park
Nestled in the Inishowen hills with superb views of picturesque Lough Swilly, Lough Swilly Caravan Park is the ideal base for exploring the beautiful north-west of Ireland.

Hotels in Buncrana Bed and Breakfasts in Buncrana