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3D Virtual Tour of Turas Cholm Cille Going Live for Culture Night

3D Virtual Tour of Turas Cholm Cille Going Live for Culture Night

A 3D virtual tour of the Turas in Gleann Cholm Cille is to be launched this Friday, September 17 (Culture...
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Celebrating Colmcille 1500 During National Heritage Week

Celebrating Colmcille 1500 During National Heritage Week

With this year marking the 1500th anniversary of the birth of Colmcille, Heritage Week running from 14th to 22nd August...
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Re-discovering St Colmcille Holy Wells during the 1500th anniversary year

Re-discovering St Colmcille Holy Wells during the 1500th anniversary year

Did you know that there are more than twenty Holy Wells dedicated to St. Colmcille in Donegal?  Given this historic...
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President, Bishops and Ambassadors Set to Mark St Colmcille Feast Day across the North West

President, Bishops and Ambassadors Set to Mark St Colmcille Feast Day across the North West

Organisations across the North West are gearing up for the Feast Day of St Colmcille on 9th June – a...
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Funding awarded to bring Colmcille to life across Donegal

Funding awarded to bring Colmcille to life across Donegal

Eighteen projects from across the Council areas of Derry, Strabane and Donegal celebrating the history, music, drama, literature, art, and folklore...
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Funding awarded to bring Colmcille to life across Derry

Funding awarded to bring Colmcille to life across Derry

Eighteen projects from across the Council areas of Derry, Strabane and Donegal celebrating the history, music, drama, literature, art, and...
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New website set up as part of Colmcille 1500 celebrations

New website set up as part of Colmcille 1500 celebrations

With this year marking the 1500th anniversary of the birth of Colmcille, a new website has been set up which...
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Funding open for Colmcille 1500 Commemorations

Funding open for Colmcille 1500 Commemorations

Colmcille 1500 is a year-long commemoration marking the 1500th anniversary of the birth of Colmcille - also known as Columba. ...
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DCSDC Launch Colmcille 1500th Commemorative Year

DCSDC Launch Colmcille 1500th Commemorative Year

Derry City & Strabane District Council and Donegal County Council welcome the launch of the Colmcille 1500th commemorative year, commencing on...
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