Weather Advisory Issued by Met Eireann

The following Weather Advisory has been issued by Met Eireann at 12:00 hours Friday, 23-Feb-2018 Exceptionally cold weather is forecast for next week with significant wind chill and severe frosts. Disruptive snow showers are expected from Tuesday onwards, particularly in the east and southeast. Valid from 12:00 hours Fri, 23-Feb-2018 Valid until 12:00 hours Fri, […]

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Over 300 events planned to celebrate ‘Local Enterprise Week’ in March

From helping small businesses understand the new data protection measures to assisting start-ups with tailored business advice and improving their digital marketing strategies, the 31 Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) are teaming up to run hundreds of events across the country from 4th to 9th March. Over 300 events are planned for Local Enterprise Week (4th […]

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Over 300 events planned to celebrate ‘Local Enterprise Week’ in March

From helping small businesses understand the new data protection measures to assisting start-ups with tailored business advice and improving their digital marketing strategies, the 31 Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) are teaming up to run hundreds of events across the country from 4th to 9th March.  Over 300 events are planned for Local Enterprise Week (4th […]

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Mayo County Council launches Small Business Support Scheme

Mayo County Council strives to continue to work diligently on its provision of services for the county. As outlined in the Mayo County Council Corporate Plan 2015 -2019 the Council continues to “promote the well-being and quality of life of our citizens and communities in Mayo and to enhance the attractiveness of the county as […]

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Award winning modular home business relocates to Swinford

Swinford is to become the new headquarters of an up and coming company that will bring business with strong potential for significant job creation to the town. Big Red Barn designs and manufactures a wide range of the most innovative modular structures on the world market. It offers a full turnkey solution for the event […]

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A €2m. crackdown on illegal dumping is launched

THE Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring, and the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten, have today announced a €2 million crackdown on illegal dumpers. Minister Ring said: “Illegal dumpers are not going to have it easy from now on. The €2 million fund which I announced today with Minister […]

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Mayo Sailing Club Children’s Writing Competition

This competition is open to all children living in County Mayo who will be between the ages of 9 to 12 on May 5th, 2018. The Genre is entirely open – it can be fact or fiction, scientific or fantasy, prose, poetry, or a graphic story. The Theme is: “Clew Bay” The subject matter can […]

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Searching for eagles in Mayo and beyond

I saw my first wild sea eagles in Norway in 2001: one morning I stepped out of the timber chalet where we were staying near Trondheim and saw a pair of these huge raptors fly across a clear sky in a gap between conifers. They were like a brief apparition out of antiquity, silent and […]

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