According to TripAdvisor, who have recently declared the top 10 restaurants in Ireland in their ‘Traveller’s Choice Awards’, Westport’s An Port Mor came in at number four. The awards are based on the millions of reviews which have been posted on the site, the fact that they have ranked so highly based on customer feedback is a […]
A dream to bring pure pot still Irish whiskey back to the West of Ireland after an absence of over 100 years took its first official step recently when The Connacht Whiskey Distillery in Ballina, Co. Mayo was opened by An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, T.D. The €10m investment will generate 40 new jobs at the […]
The Gold Standard is awarded following a comprehensive and independent assessment process under the Gala Business Excellence Standards Tool programme. Mayo stores that received the gold award at the Gala BEST Awards were Coyle’s Gala in Belmullet, Durkan’s Gala in Louisburgh, McGloin’s Gala in Foxford, Tuffy’s Gala in Bonniconlon, and Tuffy’s Gala in Ballina. Speaking […]
Three stores in Mayo recieved a Londis Retailing Excellence Award – Cunningham’s Londis PLUS Ballyhaunis received a gold retailing excellence award, Hanley’s Londis Plus in Castlebar was awarded a silver retailing excellence award, and Hiney’s Londis in Crossmolina was given a silver retailing excellence award. Congratulating retailers at the awards ceremony, Conor Hayes, Sales Director, Londis, said: […]
I have just come across this footage posted by David Brookes which was taken from his Grandfather’s 8mm cinefilm. The film which is in colour is taken in the 50’s and shows a few minutes of Shark fishing, local trawlers, scenery, the family Opel and members of his family. Do you recognise anyone? or remember Achill like this?
People who are interested in hillwalking or mountaineering, and would like to be involved with rescue operations are asked to contact the Mayo Mountain Rescue team over the coming weeks. The team provides 24-hour emergency cover for the hills and mountains of Co Mayo, with 80% of call-outs coming from Croagh Patrick. The Mayo Mountain […]
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