Spiritual Programme at Knock Shrine for the Visit of His Holiness Pope Francis as part of the World Meeting of Families 2018

Sunday 26th August 2018 Knock Shrine have released a detailed programme for the visit of His Holiness Pope Francis to Knock Shrine as part of the World Meeting of Families celebrations. To make the most of this special occasion, Knock Shrine are encouraging everyone to arrive early for a ‘Gathering Event’ and to stay for the […]

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Lots of activities planned for Heritage Week

Go island hopping through heritage Film Festival and hear about the history of Clew Bay and the origin of its drumlins; walk through Achill’s famous Deserted Village at the foot of Slievemore Mountain and discover the unexpected influences that caused the decline of this once great village; forage for seaweed on beautiful Inishturk, and enjoy […]

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10 Tips for Driving in the Heat

With temperatures set to soar into the 30s next week again we’ve got ten driving tips to  help ensure that you and your car survive even the hottest heatwave When driving in extreme heat, water is crucial to avoid dehydration so have plenty of bottled water in your car Make sure your phone is fully charged Never leave […]

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Mayo County Council would like to confirm the appointment of Councillor Blackie K. Gavin as Cathaoirleach of the Council for the coming year.

Councillor Gavin has served as a Public Representative for the past 24 years.   He was first elected to the old Castlebar Urban District Council in 1994 and continued to serve on Castlebar Town Council until its abolition in 2014.   He was elected to Mayo County Council in 2009. Speaking at the Annual Meeting of Mayo […]

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