PIC SPECIAL: Donegal Community Band are Ulster Champions

Fantastic weekend of celebration for Donegal band

Donegal Town Community Band are Ulster Champions 2018 following their win in the youth section of the Marching Bands Competition at the Ulster Fleadh in Castlewellan Co. Down on Sunday.
After a very long day which began at the Bosco Centre in Donegal Town at 7.30am, a very happy and triumphant band arrived back at 8.30pm on Sunday.
The band members were greeted on The Diamond in Donegal Town by family members, friends and many well-wishers.
They performed some of their sharp and intricate routines which won them the Ulster crown.
The band members, leaders and trainers now set their sights on the All-Ireland Fleadh Competition which takes place in in Drogheda Co. Louth on Sunday, August 19.

Photos by Nuala Toland, Patrice Duffy and Sharon Mitchell

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