Ballina photographer wins international sports photography award

A Ballina-based photographer has won an international sports photography award. David Farrell won the award at the Federation of European Professional Photographers 2019 awards, announced in Austria, for a black & white image entitled “Battling for the Sliothar”. The photo was taken during the Connacht Intermediate Hurling Championship final between Mayo side Tooreen and Ballinderreen […]

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#LittleThings can make a difference

Pictured at the launch of the campaign in the new Lough Lannagh swimming pool & gym. L/R. Aidan Sweeney (HSE), Neil Sheridan (Mayo.IE), Andy Moran (The Movement Gym), Siobhan McBrearty (HSE), David O’ Malley (Mayo Co Council), Peadar Gardiner (Mindspace Mayo). Pic: Michael Mc Laughlin The HSE, Mayo Council Council and The Movement Gym are […]

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CLÁR 2019 – Open for Applications

The CLÁR funding scheme is a targeted investment programme for rural areas that aims to provide funding for small infrastructural projects in areas that experience disadvantage. Funding is available for the following measures: Measure 1    Support for Schools/Community Safety Measures Measure 2    Schools/ Community Play Areas (including MUGAs) Measure 3   Community Wellbeing Supports, comprising: […]

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Two Mayo companies honoured with All-Star accreditition

Caroline and Kevin Kirrane of Kirrane Auctioneering receiving All-Ireland Business Foundation All-Star accreditation at Croke Park from Dr Briga Hynes of the Kemmy Business School at the University of Limerick. Pic Conor McCabe. Kirrane Auctioneering, Ballyhaunis, has been awarded the coveted All-Ireland Business All-Star accreditation. All-Star accreditation is an independently verified standard mark for indigenous […]

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