DONEGAL WOMAN IS STAR-STRUCK ON TRIP TO NASHVILLE

first_imgA well-known Donegal woman whose day is to put on the best entertainment in the county at the club where she works was herself entertained – during a star-studded trip to the USALetterkenny Voodoo club manager Elaine Boyle is currently enjoying a trip to Nashville.And one of the people she met is actor Charles Esten of the hit ABC show named after the home of country music – Nashville. She also had a chance to chat with Gary Lightbody from Snow Patrol.“I’m on holidays and you meet random people out here,” said Portnoo woman Elaine.“With Gary Lightbody he was a lovely person and great to chat to.”Actor Esten Actor Charles Esten, who plays Deacon Claybourne on ABC’s Nashville, made his Grand Ole Opry debut on Saturday. Original ‘Nashville’ songs performed by or featuring Charles have been released on iTunes by ABC Studios and Big Machine Records, including “Undermine” featuring Hayden Panettiere, “Back Home” and “No One Will Ever Love You” with Connie Britton.  DONEGAL WOMAN IS STAR-STRUCK ON TRIP TO NASHVILLE was last modified: November 12th, 2012 by BrendaShare 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:charles estenDONEGAL WOMAN IS STAR-STRUCK ON TRIP TO NASHVILLEnashvilleSnow Patrollast_img read more

DONEGAL GARDA SERGEANT HITS OUT AT BANK BONUSES

first_imgA DONEGAL-based Garda has joined middle-ranking gardaí in hitting out at the payment of €3m to former AIB boss Colm Doherty last year.Officers claim it’s further evidence of top bank executives getting away “scot-free” while the ordinary worker suffers.Sergeants and Inspectors say the three million euro would have been better spent investing in the gardaí, particularly the garda fleet. Sergeant Paul Wallace, who’s based in Letterkenny garda station, says during last winter’s Arctic conditions gardaí weren’t able to do their job.He told NewsTalk: “We had an incident where there was the victim of a rape and a member had to take out his own private car which had 4×4 capability to get to the scene.”He added: “We also had the ludicrous situation where we had Donegal Mountain Rescue doing traffic duty because the guards were stranded at the each side of a mountain.”DONEGAL GARDA SERGEANT HITS OUT AT BANK BONUSES was last modified: April 19th, 2011 by gregShare 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:cutbacksGardailetterkennylast_img read more