Please don’t be a ‘Lane Hogger’ on the motorway

The road safety offices of Mayo and Meath County Council is using the opportunity of thousands of supporters travelling to Croke Park this Sunday to highlight road safety. A Previous AA survey of 20,000 motorists found that one in three could be caught out hogging the outside lane. Noel Gibbons, Road Safety Officer, Mayo County […]

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Mayo County Council welcomes Green Flag awards for six Mayo parks

Mayo County Council welcomes the awarding of six prestigious recognised Green Flags for the county. The Jackie Clarke Collection Heritage Garden, Ballina, and Turlough Park were both announced as winners at an awards ceremony in Maynooth University. Two Community Gardens in Mayo, Ballina Karen Community Garden and Kilmaine Community Garden, the North Mayo Heritage Centre […]

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Mayo Islands – Top 10 Things to Do – Collanmore

Collanmore is a private and unique island in Clew Bay, only 12 minutes from Westport. It is overlooked by the majestic Croagh Patrick and is located in an area of outstanding beauty. 1. Speed & style – there’s no better way to arrive at Collanmore Island! Access to this private island is by way of a high-speed rib […]

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Australian Ambassador set to visit Westport

THE Australian Ambassador to Ireland, Mr Richard Andrews and his wife, Saovanee, is scheduled to visit a number of businesses in Westport as well as meet Australian-born residents of the town on Thursday next, July 18. Among them is internationally successful milliner, Lina Stein, who has lived in Ireland for 28 years and has a hat-making studio in Rosmoney, which the ambassador and his wife will visit. He is also […]

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