CONNECTING THE DOTS

Myles C. Gallagher was honoured as Cleveland Mayo Society’s 2019 Person of the Year at the recent Mayo society annual dinner. The Cleveland native is a graduate of St. Edward High School and John Carroll University. Both Myles’ Grandfathers and Grandmother were natives of Achill Island and his connection to County Mayo remains strong. To acknowledge […]

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Motorists asked to back off

DID YOU COMMUTE by car this morning? Notice anyone up close and personal in your rear view mirror? What is more worrying are reports of not alone are motorists been tailgated but cyclists and motorcyclists experiencing it also. Drinking and driving, speeding and the non-wearing of seat belts feature regularly in road safety campaigns as […]

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National Museum of Ireland – Country Life Upcoming Events

UPCOMING EVENTS & ACTIVITIES AT THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF IRELAND – COUNTRY LIFE, TURLOUGH PARK, CASTLEBAR, CO. MAYO The Promise of Barty O’Brien Enjoy a special introduction and screening of The Promise of Barty O’Brien, with Sunniva O’Flynn of the Irish Film Institute, at 3pm on Saturday, 19 October. Made in 1951 by the Economic […]

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Launch of Onsight 2019

A striking new sculptural work by visual artist Niamh McCann will be launched on Friday, 11 October at 2pm in the grounds of the National Museum of Ireland – Country Life, Turlough Park, Castlebar, Co. Mayo.  All are welcome to attend. McCann’s new artwork is titled IMRAM Pavillion/Mother’s Lament, referring to a class of old […]

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What’s on next week at Ballina Arts Centre from the 14th October 2019

Pat takes us back “Before” On the behalf of Ballina Fringe Festival, Ballina Arts Centre is delighted to stage Pat Kinevane’s new play Before. Set in Clery’s on the day that the iconic Dublin department store closes for good, and with music composed by Denis Clohessy, the play follows the story of Pontius, a father […]

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East Mayo – Top Things To Do – Swinford

Swinford, a former market town, is situated on a tributary of the famous River Moy. This lively town is located a short distance from Ireland West Airport Knock. The town is renowned for its fishing waters, in particular the Callow Lakes which yield excellent brown trout. Swinford is home to one of Mayo’s largest and […]

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Mayo How R U? Launch

Mayo Mental Health Fair in partnership with Mayo Mental Health Association and Midwest Radio will be launching Mayo How R U? from 9am -1pm on, October 10th World Mental Health Day in Market Square, Castlebar and we are inviting you to join us. Mayo How R U is the latest powerful campaign to be launched by […]

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