Mayo Day / The Big Hello! Weekend Community Events

Happening over Mayo Day weekend, The Big Hello! is going to be a weekend of community celebration. In addition to our flagship #MayoDay event at The National Museum of Ireland – Country Life on Saturday, May 4th, check out some of the Big Hello events happening in local communities around the County. Castlebar Municipal District: Michael […]

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Mark My Words – Poetry and Art at Mayo Day

A partnership between, Mayo Arts Service, Mayo Day, Mid-West Radio and Poetry Ireland’s Poetry Day Ireland and Writer in Residency programme. During March and April, Mayo Arts Service and Mayo Day in partnership with Poetry Ireland provided a poetry and art workshop to four primary schools in the Castlebar Municipal District, Co. Mayo. Over a […]

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Celebrating Film At Mayo Day 2019

This year Mayo Day celebrates ‘The Mayo Word’ in its many forms.  Part of the celebrations will focus on film and filmmakers, who have been inspired by Mayo, it’s landscape and its people. Mayo Day in partnership with Film Mayo and Clare Island Film Festival are set to bring you a selection of short films, […]

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Community Enhancement Programme 2019

Mayo Local Community Development Committee, working with Mayo County Council on behalf of the Department of Rural and Community Development invites applications for inclusion in the Community Enhancement Programme 2019. The programme is targeted towards enhancing community facilities for individuals and communities that are impacted by disadvantage as identified in the Local Economic Community Plan. […]

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Traffic Management Plan Map & Photos for Mayo Day on Saturday May 4th

Here is the proposed Traffic Management Plan Map for Mayo Day on Saturday May 4th 2019, in the National Museum of Ireland – Country Life, Turlough House.   Traffic Steward Points      JUNCTION 1:  N5 AND LOCAL ROAD ADJACENT TO CONWAYS FIELD JUNCTION 2:  L1719 AND LOCAL ROAD BETWEEN TURLOUGH VILLAGE AND ROUND TOWER […]

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“Click Before you Go” Road Safety challenge

Local Authorities are teaming up with the Mayo Sligo Leitrim Education Training Board (MSL ETB), Sligo County Council, Mayo County Council, Leitrim County Council and Three Ireland for a Road Safety campaign via SMS (commonly known as the ‘text message’). The ‘Click Before you Go’ challenge campaign will see Three’s online payment and SMS solution, […]

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Mayo Students Given Chance To Grill Elected Representatives On Climate Action

Over 50 Students from a number of Secondary Schools across Mayo attended a Climate Action Forum in GMIT Castlebar on Wednesday, April 24, before holding discussions with local leaders and politicians on the subject of Climate Change. The Mayo Student Climate Action Forum came about following discussions between local students who staged a strike recently […]

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Mayo County Council Arts Service’s Bealtaine Programme 2019

Celebrating the arts and creativity as we age. Mayo County Council Arts Service is delighted to launch its Bealtaine Programme 2019 and to mark the opening of the Exhibition ‘In the Making’, Foyer, Linenhall Art Centre on Monday 29th April at 2.30pm. Mayo County Council Arts Service’s programme will be launched by Cllr. Blackie Gavin, Cathaoirleach of […]

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