Mayo Shortlists for The Irish Independent Reader Travel Awards 2018

SHORTLISTS Ireland’s Favourite Hotel Ashford Castle, Co Mayo Kelly’s Resort, Co Wexford Monart, Co Wexford The Europe, Co Kerry The Shelbourne, Dublin Ireland’s Favourite Beach Brittas Bay, Co Wicklow Curracloe, Co Wexford Inch Beach, Co Kerry Inchydoney, Co Cork Keem Bay, Co Mayo Winners’ will be reveal  on January 19th 2019. Other categories in the […]

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Mayo soccer legend bringing national trophies home

THE League of Ireland trophy and the FAI Cup will be visiting Mayo this weekend. They are being brought home to Bohola by former Kiltimagh/Knock United and Ballina Town player John Mountney, who won the double this season with Dundalk. John will have both trophies in The Village Inn, Bohola, this Friday evening (December 14) […]

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Belmullet student receives prize for academic excellence

BELMULLET student Karina Diamond was the recipient of an award for academic excellence as she was conferred with membership of Certified Public Accountants Ireland in Croke Park on Saturday. The award recognises her accomplishment as the top performer in the paper on Strategic Corporate Finance, and the award was kindly sponsored by Quintas. Cormac Mohan, […]

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Mayo’s provincial GAA fixtures for next season confirmed

Connacht GAA have announced the full fixture list for the senior, Under-20, minor and junior championships taking place in the summer of 2019, as well as the FBD Fixtures beginning in the New Year. Full fixture list for all Connacht Championship Grades can be viewed here Connacht Championships Fixtures 2019 The FBD League will take […]

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Innovative concussion treatment comes to the west of Ireland

UPMC, an international not-for-profit healthcare company, has announced the launch of its comprehensive model of concussion care in Mayo and Galway following a nationwide tour of the country by UPMC’s concussion experts in early November. Concussion is an increasingly prevalent concern in Irish sport, particularly for young people whose brains are still undergoing neurological development. […]

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Le Cheile Family Resource Centre, Castlebar – Community Diary

Events and Activities at Le Chéile Family Resource Centre, Tucker St., Castlebar: Our Parent and Toddler Group meets for its final session this Monday at 10am. Come join our Monday Friends at 10:30am each Monday for a chat and a cup of tea. This Monday 17th December we are hosting a Christmas Coffee Morning at […]

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Elvis impersonator ‘all shook up’ after win

Castlebar-based Elvis impersonator Peter Kilbane is celebrating on Winning Streak. Peter featured on the show on Saturday, December 1 where he won the cash. Peter, whose parents are Irish, grew up in Essex in the UK but moved back to Castlebar in 2009. A huge music fan, Peter is occasionally an Elvis Presley impersonator and […]

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