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Mayos take Dublin by storm at Yew Tree Ball

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 00:00
A sparkling black tie affair last Saturday night in the Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin, saw the Mayo Association Dublin celebrate its annual awards gala, rebranded this year as The Yew Tree Ball.
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New homes for six hundred animals from closed research lab

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 00:00
The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) has completed a project to rehome 603 animals — 346 dogs, mostly beagles, and 257 cats — from a research facility in Mayo which closed in 2016.
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Ballina rise to the top of the table

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 00:00
Ballina moved to the top of the junior one table last weekend with a 16-10 win over their nearest challengers, Connemara, in Heffernan Park.
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Mayo look to maintain perfect start in Derry

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 00:00
New Mayo manager Derek Walsh could not have asked for a better start to the new season.
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Social enterprises in Mayo could be in line for €50k funding

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 00:00
Mayo County Council, in partnership with Social Innovation Fund Ireland, is hosting an information seminar for local social enterprises to learn more about how they can apply for funding from the new €1.6 million Social Enterprise Development Fund.
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Get Brexit ready in Claremorris

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 00:00
Enterprise Ireland (EI) will be holding a free Brexit advisory clinic in Claremorris next month.
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Lovely family home near Ballina

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 00:00
Sherry FitzGerald Feeney West welcomes to the market this beautifully presented detached family home at Newtown, Cloghans, Ballina, which is offered in excellent decorative condition throughout.
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Last chance to see Chris Leach exhibition in Westport

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 00:00
Artist Chris Leach, exhibition will run until Sunday, February 18 in the Custom House Studios in Westport.
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GMIT Mayo to host 'Finding your way to education' event for migrants

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
GMIT Mayo will host ‘Finding Your Way to Education’, an information day for new Irish who are trying to navigate the Irish education system, on Friday, February 23, from 2pm to 5pm in their Mayo campus.  
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Ring and Naughten launch €2 million crackdown on illegal dumpers

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
The Minister for Rural and Community Development and TD for Mayo, Michael Ring TD, and the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten TD today announced a €2 million crackdown on illegal dumpers.
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Chambers slams Government for yet another ‘half delivery’

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
Fianna Fáil TD for Mayo Lisa Chambers has hit out at Government for what she calls another broken promise and half delivery on the €11 million sports grounds construction project at Lough Lannagh Castlebar.
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Decision on Claremorris plant 'knot' made yet

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
The lease of five acres of land in Claremorris to a Kerry based firm for the development of a treatment plant for Japanese knotweed was deferred by Mayo County Council on Monday.
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Nephew of Rosary priest says exhumation reports are wide of mark

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
The family of celebrated Attymass priest Fr Patrick Peyton have said no contact has been made with them about the exhumation of his body.
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Political points scoring takes over parking debate

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
The topic of parking charges took up more than two hours of this week's Mayo County Council meeting — despite the fact the full council has no say in changing the status quo.
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Make a tasty start to the Chinese New Year

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
Today we celebrate Chinese New Year. Legend has it that in ancient times, Buddha asked all the animals to meet him on Chinese New Year. Twelve came, and Buddha named a year after each one.
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Mustangs rocket to title after victory over Torpedos

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
On Monday evening the mighty Mustangs made their way east to Edgeworthstown in an attempt to tame their hosts Longford Torpedos and claim the LLR League title.
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Bealham set for hundredth cap against Zebre tonight

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
Connacht cannot afford to let slip an opportunity to maintain momentum and widen the gap between themelves and Zebre when the sides meet at the Sportsground this evening (7.35pm).
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No seaside stroll last Sunday in Satlhill

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
Mayo suffered a comprehensive and confidence shattering defeat to Galway in Pearse Stadium in what can only be described as “The battle of Salthill” after some very unsavoury incidents at the end of what had largely been a very timid affair.
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Westport's Gillivan takes top role in rebel city business association

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
Westport native Philip Gillivan has been elected as the new president of the Cork Business Association.
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Three bed semidetached home in the heart of Castlebar

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00
Cloherty chartered surveyors and property management agents brings to market a lovely three bedroom semidetached house located in the desirable Gladesville estate in Castlebar.
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