Ring’s new engagement

Interview by Edwin McGreal, The Mayo News It’s Thursday morning and Westport’s first member of cabinet in over 60 years is hitting the ground running. Minister for Community and Rural Affairs Michael Ring has a lot of work in front of him before he can even get to work on his brief. It’s a new ministry […]

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Emerald Isle Explorer Steams Through Mayo

THE Emerald Isle Explorer No. 4 steam train visited Claremorris, Westport and Ballina earlier this week on a five-day nationwide tour. Christy Lawless captured this photograph of the train at Ballyvary Railway Station on its way from Ballina and Foxford to Claremorris and Westport. The Steam Dreams Rail Tour – taking in Dublin, Belfast, Bangor, […]

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Ten Mayo stores win big at 2017 Centra Quality Awards

IT was a night to remember for Mayo stores after an incredible 10 of them were presented with awards at the 2017 Centra Quality Awards in the Malton Hotel, Killarney. For eight of the Mayo stores awarded, the expression ‘spring clean’ does not exist in their phrase book as store hygiene and cleanliness remains a […]

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