Mayo chef shortlisted for top award

An award winning and well-known local chef is to compete once again for the honour of being crowned Aramark’s Chef of the Year 2019. Mayo chef Ronan Fox has been shortlisted to compete in the prestigious competition on February 27 in the RDS, Dublin. Eight chefs will go head to head to compete for the […]

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Mayo Water Baby Honoured at Water Babies Little Heroes 2019 Awards

Water Babies, Ireland’s leading baby and toddler swimming school, is delighted to announce that sixteen inspirational Little Heroes were honoured at their annual Water Babies LIttle Heroes awards ceremony at Junction 6 in Blanchardstown, Dublin this week Water Babies, which celebrates its tenth anniversary in Ireland today (20 February), has uncovered more wonderful stories of […]

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Newport student takes the floor in Strasbourg

IN the shadow of Brexit, 24 students aged between 16 and 18 from across the island of Ireland were winners in one of Rotary Ireland’s longest running projects, the Youth Leadership Development Competition. The final 24 competed against more than 1,000 young people from across the island of Ireland to secure themselves a place on a five-day trip of a lifetime.Juno Ellison from Newport, who goes […]

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€510,000 confirmed for non-Gaeltacht island communities

MICHAEL Ring, TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development, has confirmed that a grant of €490,087 has been approved to support non-Gaeltacht island communities. Minister Michael Ring stated: “This funding allocation will support the work of the community development companies on islands including Inishbofin in Galway, Clare Island and Inisturk in Mayo, Bere and Skerkin […]

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Mayo singers enjoy trip of a lifetime to Panama

TWO Mayo singers are back home after a trip of a lifetime to Panama, Central America. 16-year old Cathal Gavin from Swinford and Donna Malone from Ballina performed at the World Youth Day in Panama City. Pope Francis attended the event which drew massive crowds of young Catholics from all over the world. Donna and […]

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Nostalgic series on iconic hotels visits Mayo

MULRANNY will feature in a TG4 programme on iconic hotels tomorrow (Tuesday), screening at 8 p.m. The nostalgic series Scéalta na nÓstán reveals the history and inside stories of Ireland’s landmark hotels. Using personal reminiscences, stories are brought to light with fascinating nuggets of history and heart. With a mixture of interview, narration, and archive, […]

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