Knock getting ready for massive influx of pilgrims for National Novena

Knock Shrine is getting ready for a massive influx of up to 150,000 pilgrims for the annual National Novena, which starts on Friday (August 14) and continues for nine days. This year’s Novena has a real international flavour. The Archbishop of New York, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, will be in Knock Shrine at 3pm on Friday […]

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Ashford Castle Voted Number One Hotel In The World

Virtuoso has voted Ashford Castle the world’s number one hotel at an event in Las Vegas. The announcement was made at the “Best of the Best” awards at the annual Virtuoso Travel Week event, a luxury travel show taking place in Las Vegas. The annual competition recognises the travel industry’s top properties and hoteliers. This was the first […]

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CRCfm celebrates 20 years with Free Family Day and Artisan Food Festival

To celebrate 20 years of broadcasting from the county town, CRCfm in association with Green Room Bookings will host a massive free family day and artisan food festival on the Mall Castlebar on Sunday August 23rd, followed by an evening of quality blues music. Johnny Gallagher and the Boxtie Band, Mississippi Sheiks and Rusty Jacks […]

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Digital Marketing in Mayo – The Official Launch

DMiMayo or Digital Marketing in Mayo are delighted to announce the details of their launch event this coming September. The event will take place on September 8th in Breaffy House Hotel & Resort Mayo at 7pm.  This is a must attend event for Mayo businesses who are interested in leveraging the power of digital marketing in […]

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Mr Yeats’ Visit to Killala

Mr Yeats’ Visit to Killala: An evening of poetry and song celebrating the influence of Killala, its people and events that took place here on William Butler Yeats Join William Butler Yeats as he brings festivities marking 150 years since his birth to Killala, celebrating the influence of Killala, its people and local events on […]

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Belmullet Newsagents Sells €500,000 Euromillions Ticket

After a week of big lotto wins in the county another top lotto prize has been won in mayo. Carey’s Newsagents in Belmullet sold a Euromillons ticket worth €500,000 for Tuesday nights draw. The winning ticket was a €3 ticket and was sold sometime between last Saturday and yesterday evening. There has been an influx of visitors to Belmullet because […]

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Mouth-watering line-up for Westport Food Festival

On the first weekend of September, the annual Westport Food Festival takes over the town. It’s going to be bigger and better than ever before, and the organisers are promising a programme with something for all ages, from mini chefs right up to mature foodies. The challenge will be to fit everything in! Try life […]

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Mayo Student Achieves 9 A1’s In The Leaving Certificate Exams

58,000 Students around the country are receiving their leaving cert results today. David Glynn who studied at St Gerald’s College in Castlebar has achieved A1’s in nine subjects earning the highest grades in the country,  while eight students have achieved A1s in eight subjects. David earned the highest possible points in all subjects, receiving bonus points for the top grade in higher […]

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Rose of Tralee Sets off on Epic Charity Cycle/ Run to Tralee

This Morning the Current Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh will end her reign with an epic endurance journey from Shrule in Mayo to Tralee Co, Kerry. The Philadelphia Rose will be running and cycling the 242 kilometres departed from her home in Shrule this  morning expected to arrive in Tralee Friday afternoon. She and her 14 -strong team departed Shrule  at 10am  on their initial […]

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