Westport Property to Feature on the Great House Revival on Sunday

Following a hugely successful first series, RTÉ One’s The Great House Revival has returning for another series. Architect Hugh Wallace will follow the progress of six restoration projects across the country, as owners reclaim buildings on the brink of ruin, to create spaces which they hope will become their dream homes. This week sees the […]

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National Museum of Ireland – Country Life Upcoming Events

UPCOMING EVENTS & ACTIVITIES AT THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF IRELAND – COUNTRY LIFE, TURLOUGH PARK, CASTLEBAR, CO. MAYO Celebrating International Women’s Day The Museum is celebrating International Women’s Day on 8 March with a special talk about women’s magazines in Ireland in the 1950s and ‘60s. Dr Caitriona Clear, lecturer at the National University of […]

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National Library Open Day @ Mayo Libraries

Leap Into Your Library We get a whole extra day this month – and it’s a Saturday, woo-hoo! – and we know exactly what you can do with it: pop your head into your local library. If you’re an up-to-date member, you’ll know all about the things your library now does – everything from story […]

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Saltwater Announce Day Breakdown For 3 Day Festival On June Bank Holiday Weekend

FRIDAY: Dermot Kennedy, Hudson Taylor, LYRA & loads more SATURDAY: The Coronas, Basement Jaxx, Maverick Sabre plus loads more acts & SUNDAY: Johnny Marr, The Stranglers, Wallis Bird, The Scratch, Crazy P and a bunch of others  TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW Exciting new Mayo festival Saltwater have just announced their day breakdown for the three day festival […]

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Take On The Challenge To Drive Away Your Bad Habits

Local authorities and An Garda Siochana are appealing for people observing Lent to give up one more thing – bad driving. Regardless of religious inclination, three quarters of Irish people still use Lent as an opportunity to give up bad habits. The most common things to forgo for the 40-day period were food-related or social […]

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Mayo County Council welcomes the announcement of €480,000 funding for sustainable access and habitat restoration work on Croagh Patrick by Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development.

Speaking of the funding allocation Martin Keating Head of Environment, Climate Change and Agriculture at Mayo County Council said, “We are delighted that the funding has been secured and announced for the sustainable access works and habitat restoration on Croagh Patrick. Over the past five years, Mayo County Council, the Department of Rural and Community […]

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Regional Festivals & Participative Events Programme 2020

The Regional Festivals & Participative Events Programme is aimed at supporting events which drive domestic tourism while also appealing to our best practice visitor segments. It is a competitive grant process. There is no guarantee of funding for festivals/events that achieve the minimum eligibility conditions. The fund is limited and all eligible applications will be […]

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Major Refurbishment Project for Ballina Town Centre

Plans were today announced for a significant redevelopment project which will see €10m invested in Ballina Town Centre. The project will involve input and investment by both public and private sectors and will include: A complete makeover and expansion of their existing town centre store by Tesco Ireland. Development of a new carpark in back […]

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