Westport named Ireland’s Tidiest Large Town

Westport was named Ireland’s Tidiest Large Town and also won the county award for Mayo at today’s National Tidy Towns Awards. It was one of six communities in Mayo to receive special recognition in this year’s awards. Castlebar and Westport both received a Gold Medal and with it a prize of €900. Mulranny, Béal an Mhuirthead […]

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Claremorris and Ballinrobe centres ‘will provide superb local healthcare’

THE Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring, is today officially opening Primary Care Centres in Claremorris and Ballinrobe. The centres, which have been built with government funding, will provide modern facilities for a significant range of primary care services; delivered by locally based, multi-disciplinary Primary Care Teams. Minister Ring said: “These brand new, […]

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Michael Ring, has officially opened Fahy Rovers AFC’s new soccer pitch.

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring, has officially opened Fahy Rovers AFC’s new soccer pitch. During his time as Minister for Tourism and Sport, he allocated a total of €85,000 under the Sports Capital Programme towards the development of this new pitch. Minister Ring said: “I am delighted to see the realisation […]

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Mayo Women’s Support Services Report to Joint Policing Committee

Not Recognising Coercive Control Means that Domestic Violence Has Been Escaping the Attention of Vital Agencies Bernadette Byrne, Assistant Manager of Mayo Women’s Support Services (MWSS), told the Mayo Joint Policing Committee on Friday, September 14th, that domestic violence is too often escaping the attention of vital agencies, including those in social care and policing, […]

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No Name! Club – Celebrating 40 Years 1978-2018

“No Name! Clubs respect the dignity, value and uniqueness of all young people by supporting, advocating and helping to safeguard their right to enjoy life, feel respected and to mature without a reliance on alcohol and other drugs” No Name Club Mission Statement No Name! Club is a National Youth Organisation founded in 1978 and […]

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Mayo.ie at the National Ploughing Championships

Mayo.ie is at the 2018 National Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore, Co. Offaly. Our stand is situated on Row 5 Stand No 130 so if you are calling to the championships please feel free to pop over and say hello! We will be updating with some images from the festival. Pure Magic, Achill at the Mayo.ie […]

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Battle for the Lake 2018

Achill Island, Co. Mayo 28th – 30th September 2018.  Watersports and Music Festival in association with Mayo.ie, Rockshore and Pure Magic. Battle for the Lake is back for its 8th year, and this year’s festival promises to be BIGGER and BETTER than ever! Set on the stunning Achill Island, Keel Lake will provide the most […]

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Digital investment of over €280,000 for Mayo libraries

THE Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring, has today approved a major investment package for digital services and facilities in public libraries in Mayo. The following libraries will receive investments in technology under this initiative.                               Library branch Amount […]

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New floating Pontoon Launched at Ballina’s Quay

THE new floating pontoon at the Quay in Ballina has been launched. The pontoon is located in one of the most picturesque parts of the town on the eastern side of the River Moy in a scenic and peaceful setting.  Performing the official opening, the Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring, said: “This […]

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