Book on Ballyheane emigrant’s remarkable life to be launched

Author Michael Larkin (left) and 2019 Mayo Person of the Year and Chairman of Portwest, Cathal Hughes, holding a framed copy of Thomas Larkin’s American passport. The story of a Ballyheane man’s remarkable career as an early telephone pioneer in the US is the subject of a new book, which will be launched in Castlebar this month.‘Making the Right Connections’ tells […]

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Mayo Day goes Green for ‘The Mayo Word’

Mayo County Council will be introducing several ‘greening’ elements to this year’s showcase Mayo Day event at the National Museum of Ireland, Country Life, in Turlough House on Saturday May 4th. ‘The Mayo Word’ is a fun, free, family event which is celebrating the fifth annual Mayo Day running from 12 noon until 6pm. A […]

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Mayo Day Jersey On Sale Now

One County. One Team. One Jersey. One Day. We are delighted to announce that the Mayo GAA #MayoDay Jersey is available for pre-order from Elverys NOW! Follow this link: bit.ly/2UQwJMF

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Mayo businesses to exhibit at premier interior design event

MAYO exhibitors have been added to the line-up for ‘house 2019’, Ireland’s premier interior design event. Home furnishing store Elephant Living, which is based in Ballinrobe, will be showcasing their products along with Cloch Design, who are based in Tourmakeady, and create bogwood and river stone sculptures. Landscape artist Padraig McCaul, who is based on Achill Island, will also be joining the line-up. The […]

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Knock Airport network boosts mobile coverage in Mayo

Metropolitan area networks connected to mobile high sites could play a crucial role in the onset of 5G as well as supporting the need for high-speed broadband in Ireland’s regions. Enet has revealed that its Ireland West Airport Knock-based metropolitan area network (MAN) is now being used to deliver high-speed connectivity to mobile phone customers in the […]

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DOHERTY WINS IN GOLD COAST

It was a successful weekend for Con Doherty in Australia – topping the podium at the 2019 Gold Coast OTU Sprint Triathlon Oceania Cup. Westport’s Con Doherty, an Irish international, finished in a time of 52.34 to edge out Queensland competitor Max Neumann It represents another significant milestone by the Mayo competitor on the world stage. This is […]

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