Foxford Woollen Mills Wins at Showcase

Foxford Woollen Mills has won the Best Product Award in the Home category at Showcase – Ireland’s international creative expo, which is on in the RDS, Dublin, until today (Wednesday). Showcase has established itself as a must-see trade event, attracting buyers from Ireland and more than 20 other countries, including the UK, USA, mainland Europe […]

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Grants Now Available: Apply before 16th February

Mayo County Council invites applications for grants under the following headings: 1) Applications for funding from Residents Associations for 2018 2) Applications for funding from Clubs/Organisations for 2018 3) Applications for funding from Festival/Event Organisers for 2018 4) Applications for funding from Burial Ground Committees for 2018 Funding applications will be considered for activities or […]

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Ballina in bid to host the 2020 All-Ireland Fleadh

The “Moy Valley branch of “Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann” in Ballina are to seek the 2020 All-Ireland Fleadh despite an application from Galway City to coincide with their European Year of Culture”. Only one town from each of the four provinces of Ireland can secure the nomination which must be lodged with Comhaltas HQ in Dublin […]

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HETTY LAWLOR WINS HEAT 1 OF SKY ARTS PORTRAIT ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year is back on our screens and we can’t wait to get our weekly dose of portraiture! Professional and amateur artists alike take to their easels to capture their celebrity sitters in just four hours. The stakes are high as the artists battle it out to be crowned ‘Portrait […]

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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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