Buncrana Donegal International Rally stages to attract 20,000 visitors

Buncrana is to recieve a major tourism boost this summer with news that the town is stage the headline act of the Topaz Donegal International Rally.

20,000 extra thousand visitors are expected to descend on Buncrana for two back to back stages which are the first hosted by the town in almost 30 years.

In total 70,000 people are expected to attend the rally which will be held over three days  from Friday June 18th.

The Clerk of the Course, Danny Gormley, says Buncrana's inclusion is a major boost:

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