Belmullet wins Tidy Towns Local Authority Pollinator Award

Belmullet has won a regional Pollinator Award at the TidyTowns awards on Monday, September 30, at the Helix in Dublin, recognising all that has been done by the town to help pollinating insects. The Tidy Towns committee in Belmullet have made a determined long-term commitment to help pollinators, managing their public spaces in a pollinator-friendly […]

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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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Architecture at the Edge festival Programme announced

Architecture at the Edge returns on October 12 & 13 throughout Mayo & Galway Architecture at the Edge festival, has launched its programme for 2019. The festival, which takes place on 12th & 13th October in County Mayo & County Galway includes expert-led guided tours, talks, workshops and exhibitions and will offer audiences a unique opportunity […]

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Developing a Youth Arts Policy with the National Youth Council Ireland

Monday 07th October – 11.00 – 4.30 pm Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar This information session is for those who wish to promote and develop good quality youth arts practice within arts organisations and the non-formal educational sector, and to develop appropriate policies and activities at local, regional and national level. The NYCI will discuss how […]

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Run in the Dark Ballina – 13th November

As darkness sweeps around the globe in mid-November, 25,000 people in 50 cities worldwide will get up from their armchairs, slip on their red flashing armbands and pull on their running shoes to complete a 5k or 10k run. Together, from Sydney to San Francisco, they will light up the night as they hit the […]

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North Mayo – Top Things To Do – Foxford

The picturesque, small town of Foxford is situated on the River Moy and is close to Lough Conn. The town is famous for its fi shing and also for its woollen blankets, which the local mill has been creating since 1892. It also has proud links to Argentina. The founder of the Argentinean Navy and […]

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Dementia Friendly Gallery Visits for Social Inclusion Awareness Week 2019

Mayo County Council Arts Service is delighted to organise Dementia Friendly Gallery Visits as part of Social Inclusion Awareness Week 2019, which runs from 14th – 20th October.  The visits are organised in collaboration with Community Action on Dementia Mayo, the Custom House Studios, Westport and Ballina Art Centre. The Dementia Friendly Gallery Visits aim […]

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The Blacknight Digital Marketing Mayo Awards 2019

Digital Marketing Mayo are thrilled to announce that the inaugural Blacknight Digital Marketing Mayo Awards 2019 will take place in Knockranny House Hotel on October 30th at 7pm. The aim of these awards is to recognise excellence in digital marketing from organisations across the county. The awards cover multiple areas of an ever-evolving sector which […]

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Lives Put At Risk At Roadwork Sites

Every year there are hundreds of incursions into roadworks which put road workers lives at risk and lead to deaths and serious injury, this has spurred one local authority to act. A campaign which has its focus on the lack of awareness of some drivers that roadworks are a place of work for thousands of people […]

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