English: Laghey or Laghy (An Lathaigh in Irish) is a small village in County Donegal, Ireland, between Ballintra and Donegal Town. Laghey is one of three villages that makes up the parish of Drumholm, formerly a Civil and Church of Ireland parish, now only used as a division of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Raphoe. The village has a quarry, a supermarket, garden centre, filling station and car wash, two public houses, a church with a graveyard, an Orange Order hall, Curve Fitness for women, a post office, a phonebox, a new recycling centre, a Donegal County Council yard and salt depot, and a national school (St Eunan's NS). A take-away chip van also bases itself in the area on weekends and summer evenings. A number of Polish people work in the area, as well as German, English, and Latvian people. Laghey is also situated close to two of the most scenic beaches Ireland has to offer, namely Rossnowlagh and Murvagh. Murvagh is also the home to the Donegal Golf Club.
Media in category "Laghey"
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- An Lathaigh 050605.jpg 1,589 × 2,276; 1.49 MB
- Church of Ireland, Laghey Co Donegal - geograph.org.uk - 149481.jpg 640 × 548; 128 KB
- Cottage near Laghey Co Donegal - geograph.org.uk - 149476.jpg 640 × 480; 78 KB
- Limestone Quarry at Laghey Donegal - geograph.org.uk - 1401033.jpg 640 × 480; 129 KB
- Lough Nadarragh Co Donegal - geograph.org.uk - 40110.jpg 640 × 480; 107 KB