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Mayo schools listed among top non-fee-paying schools in Ireland

ST. Gerald’s College in Castlebar has been selected among the country’s top performing non-fee-paying schools in Ireland. In schools league tables published by the Sunday Independent, the county town school featured on a list of 18 top performing schools. One of the key findings in the analysis revealed that 100 per cent of graduates over the past […]

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Relief as Westport House to remain open to public

The Hughes family in Westport have taken the reins of one of the most historic houses in Ireland. The promise of an investment of €50m over the next five years is understood to include many new developments including a conference centre and new business centre. Although last Friday’s announcement was a surprise to many, it was […]

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Mayo Islands to Feature on RTÉ

The islands of Clare, Inishturk and Inishbofin will feature on RTÉ’s Nationwide television programme next week. On Monday night, February 6, the team visit Clare Island off the Mayo coast. On Wednesday, February 8, they travel south to Inishturk and on Friday, February 10, they visit Inishbofin off the Galway coast. The three programmes will […]

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New Story Panels for Wild Atlantic Way

Fáilte Ireland has announced the installation of 33 new engaging interpretation panels at all of its discovery points along the Wild Atlantic Way in Mayo. The panels are intended to bring each of the existing discovery points in the county to life by featuring local stories chosen as a direct result of local consultation and engagement […]

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