EPS takes top engineering prize at Energia Family Business Awards

Sara McMahon, Communications Manager, and Patrick Buckley, Managing Director, EPS, at the Energia Family Business Awards. Credit Enterprise Ireland EPS has been named the Manufacturing and Engineering Family Business of the Year at the inaugural Energia Family Business Awards at Dublin’s Mansion House. The Ballyhaunis-based company, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, also took […]

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Mayo County Council announces 17 Beaches awarded Flags from An Taisce

Blue Flag Presentation:  Maura Murphy, Mayo County Council; Susan Murphy, Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government; Ian Diamond, An Taisce; and Sophie Bachet Granados, International Blue Flag Director, FEE (Foundation for Environmental Education). An Taisce announced the International Blue Flag and Green Coast Award recipients at a ceremony in Spanish Point Hotel, Milltown Malbay, Co. Clare. Ten beaches […]

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Mayo Student Enterprise Awards 2019

Last week at Breaffy House Resort, the Mayo Student Enterprise Awards took place featuring young entrepreneurs from schools all around Mayo. Check out this video put together by Mayo Local Enterprise Office which showcases many of the entries on the day.  

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Mayo Suppliers Win Top Awards in Weddings Online Awards 2019.

The festivities were hosted at the incredible Mullingar Park Hotel, and the plans were effortlessly brought to life by Martin Cullinan of All Event Production. The weddingsonline Awards are the Industry standard and the Oscars of the Irish wedding industry. They recognise the professionalism, dedication, exceptional service and all round excellence of wedding venues and suppliers. It is […]

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A proud distinction for Straide’s Michael Davitt Museum

THE Michael Davitt Museum in Straide has been listed among the top 10 museums in Ireland in the annual TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Awards 2019. Described as ‘an excellent museum that does credit to one of the most important figures in 20th century Ireland’, it is ranked in eighth postion. The Michael Davitt Museum is dedicated […]

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Supermac’s in Mayo win two big awards

TWO Supermac’s outlets in Mayo have won awards at the Supermac’s All-Stars Awards, held in the Lough Rea Hotel and Spa in Galway. Danny McHugh and his team at Supermac’s Ballindine won the award for Sales Performance of the Year on what was an excellent night for Mayo, with Supermac’s Castlebar taking the award for […]

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Biodiversity champion Pat wins award

PAT Fahy of Westport Tidy Towns has been named Local Biodiversity Champion in the Irish Wildlife Trust Biodiversity Awards. Two other Westport projects were in the running for awards in other categories – the bog garden project on the Newport Road and the Edible Landscape’s edible planting for biodiversity project were also shortlisted, with the […]

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Belmullet student receives prize for academic excellence

BELMULLET student Karina Diamond was the recipient of an award for academic excellence as she was conferred with membership of Certified Public Accountants Ireland in Croke Park on Saturday. The award recognises her accomplishment as the top performer in the paper on Strategic Corporate Finance, and the award was kindly sponsored by Quintas. Cormac Mohan, […]

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Claremorris lauded for entrepreneurial success

Claremorris is on a high after being selected as one of the regional winners at this year’s Bank of Ireland National Enterprise Town Awards. In addition, Westport was announced as a regional runner up. The awards recognise and reward towns where businesses and communities have come together to showcase the spirit of enterprise in their […]

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13 Mayo Firefighters honoured for long service at National Fire Service Awards in Dublin

Thirteen Mayo firefighters with a combined service record of 270 years were honoured at the National Fire Service Awards in Dublin on Thursday, November 15. Frank O’Malley, Louisburgh, Iain Smyth, Castlebar, and Henry Mellott, Ballinrobe, were all in receipt of 40-year service to the fire brigade awards. John Brady, Claremorris, Eugene McIntyre, Charlestown, and Desmond […]

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