Donegal Gathering brand to go on next year and beyond

gatheringThe Community Development Board in Donegal has decided to keep the Donegal Gathering brand going next year and beyond.

The Gathering concept had been pioneered in the county last year as part of a concerted attempt to reach out to the Donegal Diaspora.

The feeling locally now is that the brand is gaining recognition and should have an impact beyond the term of this years national designation as 'The Gathering' year.

Director of Community Services Michael Heaney says the council is committed to funding the Donegal Gathering, and recognises it is a powerful brand in its own right.............

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