Ballina Band to headline Mayo Day Gala Concert in Manchester

The award winning Contemporary Irish Trad band ‘Flatout’ from Ballina in County Mayo are to fly over to Manchester to headline the UK’s Mayo Day Gala Concert onSaturday 2 May in St Mary’s Parish Centre in Levenshulme. The concert will showcase the very best of Mayo and Manchester music and dance talent and is being […]

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Mayo County Matters on Irish TV

The Transition Year students of Davitt College, Castlebar will be fighting it out among the top schools in Ireland for the AIB Build a Bank national title in the RDS in April. Their bank – Bulls Eye Bank, made it through the regional finals to secure a place in the national finals and Irish TV […]

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Sports partnership launches local sports investment scheme

Members of the newly formed Mayo Sports Partnership Board Following their investment announcement recently Mayo Sports Partnership has now launched details of its upcoming Special Participation Grant Scheme for 2015. The scheme invites clubs and organisations who have sport/recreation as their central focus to submit proposals which would increase participation amongst target groups such as […]

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Shroud of Turin Exhibition at Knock Museum

The fascinating history of  the Shroud of Turin is explored in an exhibition which opens at Knock Museum on Tuesday of Holy Week, 31 March. The exhibition consists of a full-size colour photographic replica of the world-famous Shroud of Turin which many Christians believe is the cloth in which Jesus of Nazareth was wrapped and buried following […]

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Vintage motor show in Breaffy

The second Connacht Veteran and Vintage Motor Club Indoor Classic, Vintage and Retro Motor Show will take place at the Breaffy House Resort, Castlebar on Easter Monday, April 6 from 12.30pm to 4.30pm. Following on from the success of the 2013 event the show takes place within one of the West of Irelands premium Indoor […]

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Mayo team to face Cork on Sunday is named

The Penultimate Round of the Allianz Football League Division 1 take palce this weekend with mayo traveling  to Cork. Mayo will be looking to pick up 2 points after the heavy defeat to Dublin 2 weeks ago which would move them closer to a League Semi-Final Spot.  Cillian O’Connor, Chris Barrett, Evan Regan, Seamus O’Shea, Tom Cunniffe are […]

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Oisín McConville to launch Mayo GAA Health and Wellbeing Initiative

Image:Oisin McConville. INPHO Former Armagh and Crossmaglen star, Oisín McConville, will headline a seminar on Player Welfare, Health and Wellbeing later this month in an event to formally launch Mayo GAA’s new Health and Wellbeing Initiative. Chairman of the Committee, Seamus Touhy, is keen to see all clubs in the county take the opportunity to […]

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Mayo launch of Darkness into Light 2015.

Joan Freeman, founder of suicide and self-harm crisis centre Pieta House, will launch Darkness into Light 2015 with Electric Ireland in Ballina Manor Hotel, Barrett St, Ballina on Tuesday, March 31st at 7pm. Taking place on Saturday, 9th of May, Darkness into Light is a unique, early morning fundraising event which begins in darkness at […]

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Minister Ring Announces €221,430 Investment

Minister Ring Announces €221,430 Investment for Mayo Sports Partnership Minister of State for Sport, Michael Ring T.D., has just announced an investment package of over €5.1m from the Irish Sports Council to support the National Network of Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs). Hosted by Mayo Sports Partnership at the superbly appointed Claremorris Tennis Club the event […]

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Irish TV launches in the Midlands UK with Birmingham Live show

New Midlands presenter Bob Brolly. Westport-based Irish TV will continue its expansion with the launch of a new office in Birmingham covering the UK’s Midlands region. To celebrate the station will broadcast a two-hour live entertainment programme from Birmingham’s Irish Centre on Thursday, March 26. The show will launch Irish TV’s new Midlands base which […]

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