Westport St. Patricks Day Parade Looking For Volunteers

This year’s St. Patricks Day Parade Committee are calling for people to help steward the parade. The Parade will be on the 17th March in Westport Town Centre from 1pm. If you could help us by volunteering on the day for a couple of hours we would really appreciate it. Please contact Stephanie at the […]

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Westport Greenway Takes Another Step Froward

Elected members of the West Mayo Municipal District and planners have given the go-ahead for a new section of greenway for the town, made another big step towards turning Westport into a model town when it comes to environmentally friendly transport. The new Colonels Wood greenway will start at the viaduct on the Ballinrobe Road, taking […]

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Kiltimagh Tourism Tracks Unique Path

Kiltimagh could potentially attract up to 30,000 visitors annually if new proposed tourism product is rolled out in the east Mayo town. The proposed idea is to use the 12 kilometres of disused railway track, for a cycling attraction known as a velorail. Velorails are hugely popular attractions in France and other parts of mainland Europe, […]

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Belmullet Start-Up Smart Lotto To Create 20 Jobs In Mayo

The innovative new service has the capability to transform the way local clubs and organisations fundraise from their members and supporters right across the country and beyond connecting with the clubs diaspora. The idea was born from Padraig’s unsuccessful attempts to find new and better way for his son sports club to fundraise. Padraig teamed […]

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Mayo.ie event to turn Manchester Green and Red for 2015 Irish Festival

Mayo.ie event to turn Manchester Green and Red for 2015 Irish Festival The 2015 Manchester Irish Festival which is Europe’s biggest Irish Festival outside of the Emerald Isle will be turned Green and Red on Friday 6 March at 8pm for the free launch of a special promotional event sponsored by Mayo County Council and […]

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Garda Commissioner to give talk on “Women in Policing” in Turlough

The Garda Commissioner, Noirin O’Sullivan, returns to the National Museum of Ireland – Country Life, Turlough Park, Castlebar on Friday 27 February (7-8pm) to give a talk on “Women in Policing”. The Commissioner’s talk, which coincides with the Museum’s Preserving the Peace Exhibition, has limited spaces and booking is required. ‘Women in Policing’ – A […]

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€100,000 Of Upgrades For The Céide Fields

The Ceide Fields is to receive €100,000 in funding by the office of public works to upgrade visual display at the ceide fields in ballycastle. Taoiseach Enda Kenny confirmed the funding for the centre on Friday. Mr Kenny said he visited the Ceide Fields last year and saw first-hand the upgrades that were needed at […]

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Two Mayo Entrepreneurs Are Vying To Win Major Entrepreneur Award

TWO Mayo entrepreneurs are vying to win the 2015 David Manley Emerging Entrepreneur Award, the winner of which will be announced on February 17. Lisa Coen is from Cross and Dr. Eoin Syron is from Crossmolina are shortlisted in the arts and business categories respectively. Lisa Coen and her business partner, Sarah Davis-Goff, While working […]

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