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Meet the Makers: It’s U hair

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
This week the Mayo Advertiser got to know Denise Chadwick of It’s U Hair.
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It’s U Hair celebrates 21 years of business

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
It's U Hair Salon - located on Main Street in Castlebar - will mark a milestone 21 years of providing an array of hair services to the public in July.
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Empty rooms the shrine for those who never came home

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
It's the empty beds that will hurt the most.
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Mayo town celebrates latest €500,000 Daily Million Plus win

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Residents of Ballyhaunis have been urged to check their lottery tickets following a top prize win of €500,000 in last Thursday's (March 14) 2pm Daily Million draw. The winning Quick Pick ticket was sold on Thursday at Caulfield’s store on Main Street in the centre of Ballyhaunis Town.
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Barrett wants answers on athletic facilities

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
"There are 174 children in the Castlebar Athletic Club who want answers in relation to the failure to deliver facilities promised in phase two of the National Outdoor Pursuits Academy," according to Independent Candidate for the Castlebar Municipal District, Harry Barrett.
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Burke welcomes Community Services Programme funding

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Castlebar Municipal District Fine Gael Cllr Cyril Burke has welcomed the funding announced by Minister Michael Ring in relation to the Community Services Programme.
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Carey calls for adequate broadband service in the Belmullet/Erris area

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Fianna Fáil local election candidate Sean Carey has called for the provision of an adequate broadband service in the Belmullet/Erris area.
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Aontú select third candidate for Mayo

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
A number of new candidates have been selected by parties for the upcoming local elections in Mayo, with Aontú having now selected three candidates to contest the elections.
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Linenhall Film Club: Shoplifters

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Linenhall Film Club continues its Spring 2019 programme with Hirokazu Kore-eda’s tender, humorous and moving Japanese drama Shoplifters, screening on Tuesday March 26 at 8pm.
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'Building Works' and 'Turas' exhibitions at Westport Custom House

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Two new exhibitions of work by sculptor Katherine Sullivan and painter Anastasia O'Donoghue Healy are now on display at Westport Custom House.
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Classical Treat At The Linenhall

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Chamber Philharmonic Europe performs a concert of Classical favourites at the Linenhall Arts Centre in Castlebar on Monday March 25 at 8pm.
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Finbar Hoban Presents Lemoncello Live At Bridge Street

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Laura Quirke (guitar, vocals) and Claire Kinsella (cello, vocals) - Lemoncello - who will play in Bridge St, Castlebar on Friday May 31, started performing together while studying music and languages in Maynooth University, Ireland. Harmonious vocal melodies simply accompanied by cello and guitar lend a sincere and honest rootsy sound, borrowing from a wide range of influences, traditional and alternative. The result is music described by Remy’s Music Blog as “soothing for the soul”.
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Ballina look to stretch out lead at the top

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
With three games left to go in the season, Ballina are still sitting pretty at the top of the division 2C table in the All Ireland League.
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Connacht return to action with all eyes on knock-out stages

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
The season hots up for Connacht this evening in the first of four remaining Pro14 Championship conference games that will determine the club's seasonal ambitions.
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St Brendan's claim national honours

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
St Brendan’s College, Belmullett, drove home to All Ireland U19 C Boys Schools League final glory on Wednesday afternoon with a 38-30 point win over O’Carolan College of Nobber.
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Super League runners and riders getting ready for new season

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
The new Mayo League Super League season will get under way on Sunday and the other nine sides in the top flight are all looking to follow in the footsteps of last year's champions, Ballina Town.
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Mayo look to see off Rebels challenge

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Mayo picked up their second win of the Ladies National Football League on Sunday with a 3-12 to 2-12 win over Westmeath in Mullingar. That win came on the back of three losses on the bounce for Peter Leahy's side to Donegal, Dublin and Galway.
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Mayo get back to winning ways in impressive style

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Before Saturday's league clash with Kerry, James Horan told RTE sport that he was looking for improvements on his team's performances against Galway and Dublin; that he wasn't looking for a “response” to the poor displays, just improvements on the positives from the previous two outings.
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Mayo put themselves in touching distance of league final spot

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
Making the league final or not will not make or break Mayo's season, but getting back to the competition's final for the first time since 2012 will be a nice bonus for James Horan, as he ramps up preparations for the championship summer ahead.
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Ballyglass lifeboat called out on the double

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:00
The Ballyglass RNLI lifeboat responded to two back-to-back call-outs on Monday of this week, first to bring an injured fisherman to safety and then to assist a 10m fishing vessel that had broken down off the Mayo coast.
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