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A further €100,000 awarded for Bower’s Walk

THE Bower’s Walk in Ballinrobe has received funding of a further €100,000 on top of €100,000 Government funding, The Mayo News can reveal. At a recent meeting of the Ballinrobe Community Development Committee (CDC), Cllr Damien Ryan announced funding of a further €100,000 for the walk from Mayo County Council’s Capital programme. Cllr Ryan told […]

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Transatlantic Cable from New Jersey, Funded by Facebook & Google, to Come Ashore in Clew Bay

Fugro, a Dutch geotechnical, survey, subsea, and geoscience services provider, will be carrying out marine operations on behalf of TE Subsea Communications LLC (TESubCom) for the HAVFRUE Subsea Cable System Project. The project is scheduled to begin on Saturday 20th January 2018 and last for approximately 14 days (weather permitting). Havfrue (Norwegian for Mermaid) is […]

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Enable Ireland Mayo Services urgently require volunteers in all areas of County Mayo to work with children with disabilities

Enable Ireland Mayo Services urgently require volunteers in all areas of County Mayo to work with children with disabilities. Our volunteers usually work one-to-one with a child with a disability within their home but also within their community and at our service centre. Roles may vary to meet the needs of the child and also […]

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Mayo arts bursary winners announced

Mayo County Council Arts Service has announced the recipients of awards and bursaries for 2017 for amateur drama, music recording assistance, and Tyrone Guthrie regional bursaries. Visual artist Saoirse Wall and composer Donal Sarsfield, are the recipients of the Tyrone Guthrie Regional Bursary 2017. Every year Mayo County Council offers two bursary awards to artists […]

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Mayo Councillor to climb Croagh Patrick backwards

A Mayo County councillor is climbing Croagh Patrick backwards to raise funds for Mayo Mountain Rescue. Fianna Fáil councillor Brendan Mulroy was initially supposed to take up the challenge if Mayo were successful in winning the All-Ireland football final last September. However, with  the challenge gaining unprecedented traction since then, Mulroy has decided to go […]

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