Launch of Onsight 2019

A striking new sculptural work by visual artist Niamh McCann will be launched on Friday, 11 October at 2pm in the grounds of the National Museum of Ireland – Country Life, Turlough Park, Castlebar, Co. Mayo.  All are welcome to attend. McCann’s new artwork is titled IMRAM Pavillion/Mother’s Lament, referring to a class of old […]

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Towards Sustainability Career Development Seminar for Creative Professionals with Patricia Clyne Kelly

Date November 06th – 10am to 4pm – Mayo House This seminar will involve talks, interactive discussion and work-shopped elements.  The day will facilitate creative professionals to map their practices and come away from the session with a range of perspectives on fine art and collectibles market and a plan to move their careers and livelihoods forward in an informed […]

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East Mayo – Top Things To Do – Swinford

Swinford, a former market town, is situated on a tributary of the famous River Moy. This lively town is located a short distance from Ireland West Airport Knock. The town is renowned for its fishing waters, in particular the Callow Lakes which yield excellent brown trout. Swinford is home to one of Mayo’s largest and […]

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Mayo How R U? Launch

Mayo Mental Health Fair in partnership with Mayo Mental Health Association and Midwest Radio will be launching Mayo How R U? from 9am -1pm on, October 10th World Mental Health Day in Market Square, Castlebar and we are inviting you to join us. Mayo How R U is the latest powerful campaign to be launched by […]

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Mayo County Council making great strides in battle to save Beautiful Blonde Bombshell from Belmullet

The Great Yellow bumblebee is the rarest bee in Ireland and has been classified as endangered. Currently the only sustainable population left in Ireland can be found on the Mullet Peninsula in North Mayo, having formerly been widespread across the island of Ireland. Mayo County Council, in partnership with Belmullet Tidy Towns, the National Biodiversity […]

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Volunteers Wanted – CRCfm Castlebar

CRC community radio in Castlebar, run by the community for the community. Established in 1995, the station broadcasts seven days a week, 24 hours per day and also transmits over the internet. We also are a not-for-profit organisation. Our mission statement is:  “The service should reflect the needs in the local community as well as […]

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Fire Safety Week 2019 – 7th – 14th October

National Fire Safety Week is about enhancing fire safety, particularly in the home. This year’s theme is “Safer Together”.    Níos Sábháilte le Chéile   This year we are not only encouraging people to have smoke alarms and test them, we are also encouraging the wider community to look out for each other – especially […]

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Nine Mayo winners at Irish food ‘Oscars’

NINE Mayo producers have won awards at Blas na hÉireann, the Irish food awards. Now in their 12th year, the Blas na hÉireann awards are the all-island food awards that recognise the very best Irish food and drink products, and the passionate people behind them. The bronze, silver and gold winners from Mayo across a […]

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