Mayo County Council welcome funding for nine Communities in Mayo

Mayo County Council welcome funding for nine Communities in Mayo today as the Town and Village Renewal Scheme is announced . Communities benefiting from this fund include Ballycastle, Barnacarroll, Glencastle, Inver, Killasser, Killawalla, Killeen Kilmeena and Roundfort. Projects range from Infrastructural and Public Realm works to Village centre enhancements, lighting and carpark improvements, Improvements to […]

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Halloween events in Mayo

Halloween Events at NMI Country Life, Mayo From Spooky Tours, to Bats and Irish Hallowe’en Stories by Rab Fulton to spooky cookie decorating the National Museum of Ireland, Country Life have a full schedule of free and low cost activities for all ages this Halloween mid-term break. Halloween at Westport House, Mayo Halloween Fest is back at […]

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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 Shedding Light on the ESB Archives Join a special talk on rural electrification and the ESB Archives in association with the temporary exhibition Kitchen Power. Taking place on Saturday, 9 November, from 3 to 4pm, Shedding Light […]

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Operation to reduce collisions as clocks go back

Under a new initiative jointly promoted by Mayo County Council and An Garda Siochana – Hi Viz vests will be distributed to stations right around the County. Gardai on mobile patrol will stop and hand out vests to pedestrians and cyclists who are not properly visible at night-time, according to Mr Kevin Gately, Community Engagement […]

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Crooked Trad @ Matt Molloy’s Yard Bar, Westport

The place to be on a Saturday evening in Westport is Matt Molloy’s Yard Bar as Crooked Trad perform their weekly gig. Be prepared to sing and dance as you will hear traditional music and songs as well Crooked Trad’s take on well known contemporary songs of various genres. For an electric atmosphere, great craic […]

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Tourmakeady student recieves prestigious biotech award

Kevin Lally from Tourmakeady has receives a prestigious award from Regeneron, the largest scale bulk biologics productions facility in Ireland. The 2019 Regeneron Ireland College Awards, in collaboration with University College Cork (UCC), were announced at an event in Regeneron’s Industrial Operations and Production Supply (IOPs) facility in Limerick. The awards acknowledge outstanding research projects which […]

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Mayo County Council welcomes Minister Ring’s allocation of additional funding of €500,000 to Mayo LEADER Local Action Group

Mayo County Council welcomes the announcement this morning that Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring, has allocated an additional €500,000 to the Mayo LEADER Local Action Group (LAG) as one of the top ten performing LAGs nationally under the LEADER programme. The selection of Mayo LEADER LAG comes after a nationwide assessment of […]

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Crooked Trad @ Matt Molloy’s Yard Bar, Westport

The place to be on a Saturday evening in Westport is Matt Molloy’s Yard Bar as Crooked Trad perform their weekly gig. Be prepared to sing and dance as you will hear traditional music and songs as well Crooked Trad’s take on well known contemporary songs of various genres. For an electric atmosphere, great craic […]

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