Mayo delight as drone firm wins

Drone Consultants Ireland, which has been working with Mayo Co Council on Science Week and Drone and Tech Expo, have won a valuable Business Incubation package worth €62,000 in the Galileo Masters 2018 SatNav Competition at the Space Oscars in Marseille. The prize, funded by the European Commission, provides a range of tailored business, technical […]

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Angelina Nugent, Gerry Hussey and Brian Mooney confirmed as speakers for Mayo Careers Fair 2019

Broadcaster Angelina Nugent, internationally acclaimed sports performance psychologist and coach Gerry Hussey, and guidance counsellor and educational expert Brian Mooney have been confirmed as speakers for a major school-leavers event in Castlebar, Co. Mayo, next month. The trio will deliver talks at the Mayo Careers Fair 2019 in GMIT, Castlebar, on Saturday, January 12 (11am […]

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New book on ‘Mayo’s Most Famous Son’

A new book on nine-time Olympic medalist Martin Sheridan is to hit the shelves in the coming weeks. The Bohola man’s incredible story is explored by local author Margaret Molloy in the book, Martin Sheridan – Mayo’s Most Famous Son. She delves deep into the remarkable career of her village’s most famous export to deliver […]

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Quilt project on show at Ballyhaunis Library

A CELTIC quilting project has just been completed by a group of dedicated women in Ballyhaunis direct provision centre under the guidance of artist Carmel Balfe and Natalya Pestova from Mayo Intercultural Action. The quilts have been made in the format of applique and the designs were chosen by the women from images of Irish […]

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West Mayo hotel nominated for tourism industry award

GN Mulranny Park Hotel’s Gourmet Greenway has been nominated for an Irish Tourism Industry Awards in the category of Best Atlantic Way Tourism Experience. The Gourmet Greenway is a food trail devised by Mulranny Park Hotel, in association with several Mayo food producers, to showcase the wonderful artisan food in the vicinities of Mulranny, Newport, […]

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Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland receives two Irish Heart Foundation Awards

ALLERGAN Pharmaceuticals Ireland has been recognised by the Irish Heart Foundation for leading the way in prioritising their employees’ heart health. The company was amongst 98 workplaces from around the country which were represented at the annual Irish Heart Foundation Happy Heart Healthy Eating and Active@Work Awards in the Gibson Hotel, Dublin. Allergan Pharmaceuticals received […]

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