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Free family fun and more at the Galway International Arts Festival

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
Galway is the place to be for young and old alike as this year’s Galway International Arts Festival prepares for its busiest weekend yet with so much to enjoy until Sunday July 29.
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Claremorris gets ready to welcome John Spillane

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
The first Summer Live – Claremorris, open-air, gig will take place in The Square, Claremorris, on Saturday July 21.
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Kieran Goss to play intimate show in Westport

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
Long hailed as one of Ireland’s leading songwriters and performers, Kieran Goss’s music has won him fans across the globe. But if his songs have made him a star, his live shows have made him a legend. Live on stage is where Kieran Goss really shines.
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Phil Coulter returns to Westport

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
After his sold-out performance in December, Phil Coulter will return to Westport Town Hall Theatre to perform his hit show 'Pure Gold' on Saturday, July 21st at 8pm.
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Tributes to Big Barry as he hangs up his inter-county boots

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
After 13-years in the green and red with the Mayo seniors, Castlebar Mitchels Barry Moran has decided to hang up his inter-county boots.
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Mayo teams shine on an otherwise dull weekend on the field

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
In what can only be described as a mammoth weekend of sporting fixtures, two Mayo teams certainly helped to lift the blues off us Mayo folk still trying to come to terms with the fact that our quest for Sam McGuire in 2018 is over. With the Wimbledon champions crowned and the World cup now decided we can now fully dedicate our time to all matters GAA.
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Castlebar's Conor O'Grady is artist in residence at Siamsa Tíre

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
Siamsa Tíre announced this week that Conor O’Grady has secured the summer Artist in Residence position which runs until Sunday September 16.
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Little appetite for increasing N58 speed limit to 100kmh in Ballina MD

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
Councillors in the Ballina Municipal District have expressed split views on the idea of asking Transport Infrastructure Ireland to return the speed limit on the N58 Ballyvary to Foxford road to 100kmh.
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Councillor says coach drivers afraid of damaging their coaches on scenic routes

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
Westport based independent councillor Christy Hyland said at this month's Mayo County Council meeting that coach operators are refusing to use some routes in Mayo along the Wild Atlantic Way - because hedges and tree branches are damaging their coaches.
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Pop-up shops receive green light for Other Voices festival

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
Pop-Up shops are expected to be allowed in Ballina during the Other Voices festival at the end of September after members of the Ballina Municipal District gave them the green light.
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Little Green Cars and Mayo artists announced for Other Voices Festival

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
The first three acts of the Other Voices Festival in Ballina this September 28 and 29 have been announced. Westport based singer Maria Kelly, Dublin band Little Green Cars, and Mayo songwriter Seamus Fogarty will all perform at the festival.
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Killala falling behind Knockmore in CIS funding — Fine Gael councillor

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
An argument broke out at this week’s meeting of the Ballina Municipal District about the distribution of Community Involvement Scheme funds for 2019 in north Mayo.
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Councillors call for special meeting to put planning back on the agenda

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:00
The Cathaoirleach of Mayo County Council, Cllr Blackie Gavin, has submitted a request for a special meeting of Mayo County Council to be convened on Monday July 30 in order to have planning items reinstated on the agenda for municipal district meetings of the local authority.
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Cannonball supercar spectacle coming back to Westport

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 01:00
The official route for Cannonball 2018 has been announced and Mayo will once again be hosting the supercar spectacle on Friday September 8.
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National Treasures curators coming to Turlough Park

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 01:00
If you enjoyed the recent RTÉ TV series National Treasures with John Creedon, then be sure to come along and meet some of the experts from the show this summer at the National Museum of Ireland - Country Life, Turlough Park, Castlebar.
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Belmullet Gardaí renew appeal for missing 16-year-old

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 01:00
Gardaí in Belmullet, would like to renew their appeal for missing person Paddy McDonagh 16 years old who is missing from Belderrig, Ballina since Tuesday April 3 this year.
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