• Thank you to all our funders listed above; Ballyshannon Town Council, Backing Ballyshannon, Fáilte Ireland, Aoife, Honeycomb Creative Works, European Regional Development Fund, University Of Ulster, LYIT, DCAL
  • The students from #designatmagee would like to thanks the Faculty Of Arts, School Of Creative Arts, Research & Innovation - at the University Of Ulster and Matt Kirwin of CSI Online
  • On behalf of aspiring young writers in Ballyshannon, the 2014 Allingham Festival Committee wishes to express its gratitude and appreciation to Mr James Murray-White.
    The Allingham Festival Committee is pleased and grateful to announce the Murray-White / Sheegus awards at the 2014 Allingham Festival. Extending the theme of “Creativity Across Borders,” this year’s awards for children’s writing are funded by former Ballyshannon resident James Murray-White, writer and filmmaker who now lives and works in Cambridge UK.

    Many thanks to everyone below for their generous contributions;

  • Gloria & Tom Lynch
  • Alice Moore
  • Mary and Benny Dorrian
  • Rosemarie Downey
  • Mary Morrow
  • Peter Daly
  • All raffle prize contributors at the launch event
  • Many thanks to our event & workshop providers, many of whom are offering their time free of charge

  • You can sponsor the Allingham Festival on the DONATION page.

    Thank you to all our volunteers, our hard working committee, our families, venue partners, accommodation providers, technical crew and all that have provided advice and a helping hand in our quest to progress the Allingham Festival to the next level. 

    Committee Members 2014: Chairperson: Tom Sigafoos, Conor Beattie, Conor Carney, Marie Corcoran-Tindill, Monica Corish, Ann Drummond, Carl Duggan, Marina Flood, Christina Fox, Aideen Hayes, Marie Liston, Padraic Lynch, Mary McGuinness, Michael Mcloone & Emer O’Shea.