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Communities in Mayo raise over €5,000 at annual GOAL Miles

12 hours 25 min ago
Community groups from Mayo donned their walking and running shoes over Christmas and raised over €5,000 for GOAL to support its overseas development programmes.
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Ginty wants answers on Ballina footpath construction

12 hours 25 min ago
Independent Ballina Cllr Gerry Ginty is demanding answers from Mayo County Council as to why they have built a footpath on front on a proposed new development on the Behy Road in the town - when construction of the said footpath is a condition of the planning permission to the developer of the project .
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Cathal Hughes named Mayo Association Dublin's Person of the Year

12 hours 25 min ago
Westport businessman Cathal Hughes has been named the Virginia Gallagher Mayo Person of the Year for 2019 by Mayo Association Dublin.
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Inaugural Mayo Garda Youth Awards launched

12 hours 25 min ago
An Garda Síochána in Mayo have recently launched the inaugural Mayo Garda Youth Awards, held in association with SuperValu.
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The Erris Person of the Year is back for 2019

12 hours 25 min ago
Nominations are open for the Erris Person of the Year 2019. The Erris Person of the Year Award was instituted to honour individuals who have served their community and who through their actions have inspired others. The nominee may not necessarily be resident in Erris but must be living within Ireland.
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Consultants appointed to develop feasibility plan for joint development of Castlebar and Westport

12 hours 25 min ago
Mayo County Council have appointed McCarthy Keville O’Sullivan, Environmental and Planning Consultants, to develop a plan around the joint development of the towns of Castlebar and Westport.
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Funeral of popular Ballyhaunis teacher to take place today

12 hours 25 min ago
The funeral of a mother-of-three who was fatally injured in a road collision last Friday will take place today in Ballinglough, Roscommon.
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SDZ at Asahi site could bring huge opportunities to Killala

12 hours 25 min ago
The foundations for having the former Asahi site in Killala designated as a Strategic Development Zone (SDZ) were laid at a meeting of Mayo County Council on Monday last.
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'The treachery returns to the betrayer' says council chief

12 hours 25 min ago
Chief executive of Mayo County Council, Peter Hynes, read out a hard hitting statement at the January meeting of the local authority in relation to the recent Standards in Public Office Commission (SIPO) investigation into himself and councillors Frank Durcan and Cyril Burke — before excusing himself from the meeting when the reports were discussed by the councillors.
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How to lose weight and keep it off

12 hours 25 min ago
The failure to lose weight is not due to lack of effort, it is simply due to an inability to sustain healthy eating over time.
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Meet the maker - Olive Gavin - The Hair Boutique

12 hours 25 min ago
In Meet the Maker this week, we meet Olive Gavin from The Hair Botique in Castlebar
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Arkphire grows operating profit to €4.6 million on turnover of €90 million

12 hours 25 min ago
Irish owned IT services and networking company, Arkphire, has reported an operating profit of €4.6 million on sales amounting to €90.1 million for the 12 month period ended 30 June 2018. These results represent another strong performance for the business with profits growing from €2,723,265 to €4,602,144 in 2018 and turnover up 22% compared to the previous year.
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SFA welcomes funding to support small business develop ecommerce platforms

12 hours 25 min ago
The SFA welcomes the announcement to support a further 3000 small/micro businesses with funding and training to develop their online capabilities in 2019 under the Trading Online Voucher Scheme, announced by the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and the Environment, Richard Bruton T.D. and Minister of State for Natural Resources, Community Affairs and Digital Development Sean Canney T.D.
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Irish Forest Industries To Double Output And Create Thousands Of Rural Jobs

12 hours 25 min ago
Forestry owners, timber contractors and hauliers will earn €288,000,000 in Mayo by 2035
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Children’s Show At The Linenhall

12 hours 25 min ago
Top children’s theatre company, Ceol Connected, presents Return of Spring, a charming and engaging new show for 3-5 year olds and their families at the Linenhall Arts Centre in Castlebar on Saturday February 9, with performances at 11am and 2pm.
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Unmissable Mike Murfi play at Westport Town Hall

12 hours 25 min ago
After four years of trying to lock him down for a date to perform in Westport Town Hall, Irish actor-writer Mikel Murfi finally brings his enormously big-hearted and ridiculously energetic one-man show “The Man in The Woman’s Shoes” to Westport on January 16 and 17.
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Westport head into seventh heaven

12 hours 25 min ago
Westport United's reward for last Sunday's 1-0 win over Usher Celtic in the sixth round of the FAI Junior Cup is a trip to take on Peake Villa from Tipperary.
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Castlebar and Ballina book last eight spots

12 hours 25 min ago
Last weekend saw two Mayo sides book their place in the quarter-final of the Connacht Junior Cup - with Castlebar and Ballina progressing to the next round of the competition - while Ballinrobe and Westport bowed out.
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History is on Connacht's side when they face Bordeaux for a European quarter-final

12 hours 25 min ago
There is no rest for Connacht Rugby in their bid to achieve Champions Cup rugby this season. Still in the hunt in two competitions, they now return to Bordeaux where they became the first Irish team to win on French soil.
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Leahy ready for challenge as Mayo Ladies gear up for new season

12 hours 25 min ago
Exciting and challenging are the words used by Mayo Ladies senior manager, Peter Leahy, when describing the upcoming National League campaign. The green and red have been busily preparing over the past three months and are now looking forward to getting onto the pitch.
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