Latest News from Killybegs

Donegal Wild Atlantic Marathon starting from Killybegs on 8th July 2018

Magee 1866 Donegal Wild Atlantic Marathon July 8th 2018
 

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“Magee 1866 Donegal Wild Atlantic Marathon & Half Marathon”
Takes place on July 08, 2018 – This event is based in Killybegs and takes place entirely along the Wild Atlantic Way. We will update […]

By |February 9th, 2018|News, Activities|Comments Off on Donegal Wild Atlantic Marathon starting from Killybegs on 8th July 2018

Cruise Ship Passenger Traces Family Roots

MS Saga Ruby docks in Killybegs
Among the passengers on the cruise ship, MS Saga Ruby when it docked in Killybegs on Friday 15th September was Anne McGuinness from Girvan Scotland.

Anne is a granddaughter of Alex Noble who founded the boatbuilding company Nobles of Girvan, where some of the most beautiful fishing boats ever built […]

By |November 16th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Cruise Ship Passenger Traces Family Roots

The MFV Voyager Arriving in Killybegs

Stunning footage of the MFV Voyager arriving in Killybegs with her catch of Mackerel. The Voyager is 86 meters long, a state of the art fishing vessel. It’s good to see sights like this in Killybegs as the fishing season has begun. It’s a wonderful sight for visitors to see such vessels close up.

MFV Voyager N905 – First visit to Killybegs

Something a little different this morning folks, we have drone footage of the new MFV Voyager arriving in Killybegs yesterday afternoon. 86 meters long, a state of the art fishing vessel, its great to see sights like this in Killybegs.All of us here at Mooney Boats Ltd would like to wish the skipper and crew of the Voyager, as well as Arnold McCullough every success with the new vessel. We hope you enjoy the video.

Posted by Mooney Boats Ltd on Friday, October 27, 2017

By |October 27th, 2017|Activities|Comments Off on The MFV Voyager Arriving in Killybegs

A Birds Eye View of Killybegs

Drone footage over Killybegs on a lovely day.

By |October 20th, 2017|Activities|Comments Off on A Birds Eye View of Killybegs

Cathaoirleach Terence Slowey Welcomes MS Astor to Killybegs

On 18th May  2017 the MS Astor cruise ship made her maiden voyage into Killybegs. 290 crew and 474 passengers descended on Killybegs with the arrival of the luxury German built MS Astor cruise ship. The Cathaoirleach of Donegal, Cllr. Terence Slowey was at Killybegs Harbour to welcome the MS Astor, her passengers and crew. Cathaoirleach […]

By |May 26th, 2017|Cruise Tourism|Comments Off on Cathaoirleach Terence Slowey Welcomes MS Astor to Killybegs