Allergan enhances life and prosperity in Westport community

The multinational company is not only the picturesque town’s biggest employer, it also plays a vital role in bringing much-needed business to local enterprises Westport in Co Mayo is the focal point today for one of the world’s most successful pharmaceutical companies. Credit then to the IDA’s pioneering decision to build an advance factory building […]

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Cyclists honour R116 heroes in memorial cycle

‘A FANTASTIC experience’ is how Michael Hurst, the Officer-in-Charge of the Ballyglass Coast Guard described the Miles in their Memory cycle, which saw 77 cyclists cycle from Dublin to Blacksod in memory of the crew of R116. The cyclists, which were made up of members of the Belmullet Cycling Club, Ballyglass Coast Guard unit and […]

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Minister Ring welcomes US Navy decision to honour Ballyhaunis man

THE Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring has said that the naming of a US Navy vessel after Ballyhaunis man, Patrick Gallagher, is a recognition of the role played by Irish men and women in the creation of the United States. The US Navy announced yesterday that it will name a naval destroyer […]

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Mayo Day Promotion turns Parade Green and Red in Manchester

The Mayo Day promotion at this year’s 2018 Manchester Irish Festival has been hailed as a great success. The promotion started on Saturday 3 March at the annual Mayo Association of Manchester Dinner where it received a warm welcome at the hugely popular event. The venue was turned Green and Red and provided a warm […]

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Mayo Association Galway celebrated their 48th Annual Dinner Dance

Mayo Association Galway celebrated their 48th Annual Dinner Dance in the Galway Bay Hotel, Salthill on Saturday, 10th March. The Association paid tribute to Meitheal Award Winners Comharchumann Forbartha Ionad Deirbhile Teo for their efforts during the R116 rescue operation and honoured Alan Dillon on his retirement from County Football for his contribution to Mayo. […]

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If you thought the street bin couldn’t be reinvented, then read on!

PEL Waste Reduction Equipment is a leading manufacturer of products for reducing waste disposal costs and serves a global customer base via offices in Ireland, the UK and a network of international distributors. Tommy Griffith, pictured with one of his bins installed outside Mayo County Council in Castlebar, founded PEL in 2005 and the company […]

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