From Mayo with love: making chocolates for the Dutch on Valentine’s Day

Chocolate maker Deborah Kilroy co-owns Van Velze’s chocolaterie and patisserie in Amsterdam Deborah Kilroy is a chocolatier who co-runs Van Velze’s chocolaterie and patisserie in Amsterdam. Originally from Carracastle, Charlestown, Co Mayo, Kilroy met and fell in love with Dutchman Rob in Australia in 2002. They opened their own chocolate shop in the Dutch capital in September 2008. When did you leave Ireland? […]

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Diversions in Place at N17 – Charlestown

Mayo County Council are aware of an incident in Charlestown this morning, following which the main street is closed to traffic. The area has been closed off due to health and safety as remedial works are underway. Mayo County Council are liaising with Gardai, who are at the scene, and diversions are in place for […]

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Minister Michael Ring and Cathaoirleach Blackie K Gavin turn sod on Irish Water’s €19m investment projects in Killala, Foxford and Charlestown

Works will stop the discharge of untreated sewage Minister for Rural & Community Development Michael Ring and Cathaoirleach of Mayo County Council, Cllr Blackie K Gavin today (Friday) officially turned the sod for three wastewater treatment plants in Co Mayo as part of a €19 million investment by Irish Water Working in partnership with Mayo […]

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Ryanair launches new Knock route to Cologne

RYANAIR has today announced a new route from Knock to Cologne, with a twice weekly service from June, as it extends its summer 2019 schedule. Irish consumers and visitors can now choose from 13 Knock routes next summer. Said Ryanair’s Eimear Ryan: “Ryanair is pleased to announce a new route from Ireland West Airport Knock […]

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Culture Night 2018 @ Charlestown Arts Centre

Buail isteach chuig Ionad Ealaíon Halla an Bhaile i mBaile Chathail, croílar an chultúir agus na cruthaitheachta i mBaile Chathail. Cuirfear tús leis an oíche ag 7.30pm le ‘Maggie’ – seó puipéad as Gaeilge le Carmel Balfe, feiliúnach do pháistí 4-9 mbliana agus d’éinne le croí óg. Ag 8pm seolfar go hoifigiúil an Taispeántas Buail […]

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Culture Night MAYO 2015 – REVOLVES AROUND YOU!

Culture Night 2015 will take place on September 18th and plans are afoot to make the night a memorable cultural experience for Mayo audiences, with a record number of twenty-eight cultural organisations and groups busily preparing varied programmes of activity for the evening. People of all ages across the county are encouraged to take advantage […]

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