N17 Knock to Collooney Option Selection Process Commences

The first Public Consultation with regard to the proposed upgrade of the N17 between Knock and Collooney, will take place in Charlestown (Library Building) and Tobercurry (One Stop Shop) on the 24th and 25th of October respectively, between 1pm and 7pm on both days. Improvements to the existing N17 Knock to Collooney national primary route, have been established in […]

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Resilience of Lauda to take off from the Miracle of Horan

Mayo County Council are delighted to welcome the news of a new route between Ireland West Airport and Palma Majorca beginning next March. Lauda Air will commence the new route, which will operate twice weekly, on March 31, 2020. Attending the announcement at Ireland West Airport Knock, Chief Executive of Mayo County Council, Peter Hynes, […]

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Ireland West Airport hosts leading delegation from American-Irish Legislators Society

Ireland West Airport and Mayo County Council were delighted to welcome a leading delegation from the American-Irish Legislators Society to the airport on Tuesday 24th September. The society is a bi-partisan organization of members of the New York State Legislature, committed to promoting awareness of Irish culture, ties between Ireland and New York, and fellowship […]

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Mayo County Council welcomes formal approval of funding for Ballina Innovation Quarter

Mayo County Council welcomes good news today from the Minister of Housing, Eoghan Murphy TD, that the Council has received formal approval of Urban Regeneration and Development Fund funding for the Ballina Innovation Quarter project. A sum of €3.2 million government funding under the Urban Regeneration and Development Fund 2018 was approved for the transformation […]

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‘Biggest-ever’ National Women’s Enterprise Day set for October, as figures show over 22,000 female entrepreneurs received support last year

17 Local Enterprise Office events on October 17th will celebrate female-led businesses in Ireland A regional event for female entrepreneurs in Mayo, Roscommon and Galway is taking place in Hotel Meyrick New figures: 22,000 female entrepreneurs took part in LEO training programmes in 2018 4,500 female entrepreneurs benefited from business mentoring in 2018 ‘Making It […]

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Major investment in Castlebar leads to 40 new jobs

Carraig Donn, the Westport based retailer of fashion, jewellery and giftware, have today announced plans to open a new retail outlet and warehouse in Castlebar. The company, which currently operates 40 outlets across Ireland, plan to open their latest store at Hopkins Road in the centre of the town next month and to establish a […]

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Mayo company wins Regional Enterprise Award

Skillko in Westport has won the award for the West Region at this year’s National Enterprise Awards, organised by the Local Enterprise Offices to celebrate Ireland’s best small businesses. Skillko is an software as a service company with a next generation training platform. They create an open marketplace for businesses and training suppliers to connect, […]

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Local Enterprise Office announces Mayo’s Best Young Entrepreneurs and €50,000 investment fund winners

Young entrepreneurs from Ballina & Wesport win places at Regional Finals Mayo’s “Best Young Entrepreneurs” for 2019 and €50,000 investment fund winners were announced at an awards ceremony hosted by Local Enterprise Office Mayo on the 10th of May. As part of a nationwide search launched by Minister Heather Humphreys and Minister Pat Breen to […]

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