Huge Mushroom found on the Great Western Greenway

IS it a bird, is it a plane? Neither actually. It’s a very large mushroom found on the Great Western Greenway in Mulranny. The mushroom measuring 20cm by 23cm in diameter and weighing 189 grams was found by local doctor Jerry Cowley behind St Brendan’s Unit in Mulranny. Speaking to The Mayo News after his […]

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Thirty finalists announced for Mayo Style Awards 2015

The Mayo Style Awards, organised by the Connaught Telegraph and ran in conjunction with the Breaffy House Resort, Specsavers, and associate sponsors, aim to honour local businesses in Mayo for their fashion, beauty and lifestyle. Entries into the awards opened in July and we, the Connaught Telegraph, received a large volume of entries from top quality businesses. […]

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Calling on Supporters Get Behind “Maigh Eo” Battlecry

Mayo supporters heading to croke park on this weekend are likely to be outnumbered by Dublin on All Ireland Semi- final Sunday, But are encouraged to get behind Mayo even more. The Irish language song “Maigh Eo” was launched in achill for the inaugural Mayo Day Celebrations with the lyrics written as a Battlecry for the county Especially for days in […]

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Knock The Film

Dublin Based film company Underground films is in the production stages of a  feature-length documentary on Knock shrine exploring daily life in small town,  under the leadership of Father Richard, the shrine and the village itself  is the focus on how to adapt and serve the needs of contemporary Ireland and 21st century Catholicism. The company has produced work for RTÉ, […]

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