St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Castlebar

This year sees the St. Patrick’s Day parade (Tuesday, March 17th @ 2pm) take a new step. The committee has decided to add a “féile” atmosphere, a sort of Mardi Gras feel to the day. There will be plenty of colour and festival fun and they hope the whole town will get behind the event […]

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Turlough News

Turlough News Community Futures Online Sheila Coll, Community Futures Development Officer at Mayo County Council has arranged a Facebook marketing and communicating network for Mayo community groups. Members of Turlough Community Development Association participated in last weeks gathering at Lough Lannagh and will arrange a Facebook site for Turlough community. Last week Charlene Flanagan of […]

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Greenway Public Meeting

Greenway Public Meeting. A public information meeting on the subject of a Greenway for South Sligo will take place on Tuesday February 17th in the Yeats County Hotel in Curry at 8pm. The proposed Greenway would follow the route of the disused railway running from Collooney to Charlestown and potentially southwards through Mayo to connect […]

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CALLING ALL BRIDES FOR FRANC’S BRIDAL MAKEOVER !!

Meet FRANC, the name that is synonymous with everything stylish and unique in the wedding industry who will share his vision and expertise to help you make your day unforgettable. Each day, four lucky ladies will be chosen from the audience to participate in Franc’s Bridal Makeover. They will experience an amazing bridal transformation and […]

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Mayo company to feature on Late Late show tonight

PEL Waste Reduction Equipment based in Balla Co Mayo, features on tonight’s Enterprise & Innovation 2015 edition of The Late late show this evening. The show features companies who are bringing innovative products to the market. PEL Waste Reduction Equipment Ireland is a leading manufacturer in the waste management business serving a global customer base via offices in Ireland, UK […]

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Mayo Girls Scoop Farm Safety Award

Mayo students Katie Garrett and Jacinta Kelly won the inaugural special award for projects based on farm safety. Mayo students Katie Garrett and Jacinta Kelly from the Jesus and Mary secondary school, Crossmolina won the farm safety award at the BT young Scienist and Technology exhibition. The girls won the inaugural special award for projects based […]

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Clann Machua win Mayo County Council Amateur Drama award

Clann Machua Drama Group has been awarded the Mayo County Council Amateur Drama Award for 2014.  The award of € 1,000 was assessed by an independent panel on the following criteria: innovation; development of excellence; quality and creativity; and which improve the amateur drama sector in an area. All amateur drama groups based in the […]

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Knock Airport Announces Trans-Atlantic Flights

Ireland West Airport and Knock Shrine have announced details of their first Diocesan pilgrimage flights from New York to Knock. This is a great boost to the west, and the airport which accommodates around 700,000 passengers annually. Knock Shrine and Ireland West Airport are delighted to announce the first Diocesan pilgrimage from the Archdiocese of […]

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