Mayo County Council Arts Service’s Bealtaine Programme 2019

Celebrating the arts and creativity as we age. Mayo County Council Arts Service is delighted to launch its Bealtaine Programme 2019 and to mark the opening of the Exhibition ‘In the Making’, Foyer, Linenhall Art Centre on Monday 29th April at 2.30pm. Mayo County Council Arts Service’s programme will be launched by Cllr. Blackie Gavin, Cathaoirleach of […]

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Ireland West Airport Knock Awarded Fáilte Ireland Business Award

Ireland West Airport Knock has been awarded Failte Ireland’s Service Excellence Programme’s Business Award. The Programme is aimed at helping tourism businesses reach and maintain the highest standards in customer service excellence, resulting in benefits such as business growth, additional repeat business, increased visitor spend and positive recommendations. The Business Award is presented when 75% […]

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Election Posters – Give Road Safety Your No.1

Mayo County Council’s road safety office has issued an appeal to those contesting both the upcoming local and European elections, when erecting election posters and the placement of mobile advertisement boards. With a change in the weather over the next few days we have urged candidates not to hang banners and posters from road overbridges […]

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The Million Miles Truck That’s Now Saving Lives

Ger Tonra, a County Council truck driver recently retired after 43 years with Mayo County Council and so has his County Council truck . For many of those years Ger’s pride and joy was an 19-year-old Volvo FM1036. Ger drove the Volvo daily, going about Council work throughout the far stretches of the county, clocking many miles each day, […]

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Westport-Plougastel twinning continues to thrive

The twinning of Westport and Plougastel in France is an enduring partnership between two urban towns which has witnessed two and three generations of families forge links and life long friendships. Over 40 years in the making, the partnership between Westport and Plougastel has gone from strength to strength and there are no plans to stop now.  The town of Plougastel is situated along the seaside in Brittany in the north-west of France […]

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