Western News

Mayo group highlights anti-violence campaign

Women from a Ballina community group have taken part in a global campaign promoting solidarity against domestic abuse and all...

Mayo businessmen join forces to create town’s hottest new venue

Two well-known Ballina businessmen have joined forces to create the town’s hottest new food and drinks venue. Gerry Walsh and...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 4:20pm Read More

Prestigious accolade for Mayo native

One of Ireland’s most noted figures in the field of third-level education, Dr Seán M. Rowland was conferred as Professor...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 11:37am Read More

Fantastic local turnout for launch of Ballina 2023

By Paul O’Malley The programme for Ballina 2023 was officially launched last Tuesday week in the Ballina Arts Centre. There...

Thursday, 01/12/22 - 5:07pm Read More

Popular pub and restaurant in Mayo to close at end of month as owners retire

A popular hostelry and eating house in South Mayo is to close at the end of the month. Luke and...

Thursday, 01/12/22 - 4:37pm Read More

Three bedroom house in North Mayo for €105k

This property in Crossmolina provides a semi detached three bedroom house with off street parking and gardens to the rear....

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Impressive four bed home is a short stroll from town centre

APP Kirrane Auctioneering are delighted to offer for sale this impressive four bedroom detached property. Located in a friendly and...

Thursday, 01/12/22 - 1:23pm Read More

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Sexton opens up on ageing, nutrition, and whether he will ever coach

The Ireland and Leinster captain invites us into his Dublin home to talk frankly about family life, investing in himself,...

Mayo firm never busier as it joins the fight against coronavirus

A Mayo company has been working around the clock to help in the battle against Covid-19. Established in 1983, Ballina-based...

Friday, 19/06/20 - 2:13pm Read More

Mix of Mayo properties up for grabs in online auction

McGreal Burke Auctioneers, a member of the nationwide REA group, are holding an online auction on Thursday, June 25 with...

Saturday, 13/06/20 - 6:41pm Read More

National News

Sinn Fein leader will not rule out forming government with Fine Gael

By Michelle Devane, PA Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald has not ruled out forming a government with Fine Gael...

Sinn Féin launches bid to restore Assembly to tackle cost-of-living crisis

By Jonathan McCambridge, PA Sinn Féin has launched another attempt to recall the Stormont Assembly to elect a speaker and...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 9:16pm Read More

Taoiseach calls state agencies ‘possessive’ over land that could be used for housing

Kenneth Fox The Taoiseach has hit out at State agencies and Government Departments for being “possessive” of land that could...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 7:42pm Read More

Ten suspected of cheating in 2022 Junior Cert as SEC confirms results withheld permanently

Gordon Deegan A total of 10 Junior Cycle students are suspected to have engaged in cheating in this year’s State...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:45pm Read More

Gardaí appeal for information about ‘violent’ Monaghan murder

Kenneth Fox Gardaí said they are continuing to investigate the murder of Christopher Mooney (60) that occurred at his home...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:32pm Read More

Evidence against Graham Dwyer ‘overwhelming’, State tells appeal

Paul Neilan There is still “overwhelming” evidence against Graham Dwyer to preserve his conviction for the murder of Elaine O’Hara...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:31pm Read More

Student climate strikers mark four years of weekly protests outside Dáil

By Michelle Devane, PA Climate Minister Eamon Ryan has described the weekly protests by student climate strikers for the last...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:30pm Read More

Western Sport

Braves maintain their perfect start to the season

By Mark Higgins Senior basketball has returned to Ballina after an absence of over a decade this autumn, with the...

North Mayo clubs agree to novel trial for 2023

By Mark Higgins The adult teams of Lacken Sarsfields and Kilfian are to join together to play as a single...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 6:58pm Read More

Mayo GAA appoints a new patron

By Anthony Hennigan Paddy Naughton is the new patron of Mayo County Board. The former Mayo GAA chairman was proposed...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 11:32am Read More

Horan says ‘things went crazy’ after 2021 All-Ireland loss

James Horan has given his first exclusive interview since stepping down as Mayo senior football manager last June. The Ballintubber...

Wednesday, 30/11/22 - 3:02pm Read More

County Board “unhappy” at state of resurfaced MacHale Park

By Anthony Hennigan Significant concerns have been raised about the state of the pitch at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park just...

Tuesday, 29/11/22 - 4:08pm Read More

Mayo plan to display LGBTQ+ support is denied

By Anthony Hennigan It seems that Fifa is not the only sporting organisation at conflict with teams who wish to...

Tuesday, 29/11/22 - 1:07pm Read More

Supermac’s extends sponsorship deal with Galway GAA

One of the longest-running sponsorship relationships in Irish sport is set to continue with the announcement today that Supermac’s and...

Tuesday, 29/11/22 - 12:26pm Read More

National Sport

Today at the World Cup: Holland and Argentina favourites for knockout round

By PA Sport Staff The dust has barely settled on a thrilling end to the group stage and the pressure...

Switzerland edge Serbia in goalfest to reach last-16

Kenneth Fox Switzerland reached the World Cup knockout round for the third successive tournament after prevailing 3-2 over Serbia on...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 9:35pm Read More

GAA club championship preview and where to watch the games

James Cox There’s a number of huge provincial GAA club clashes this weekend, including the Leinster and Munster senior hurling...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 6:14pm Read More

Graham Arnold says Australia will take on Argentina with ‘all guns blazing’

By PA Sport Staff Australia coach Graham Arnold has vowed his side will take on Argentina with “all guns blazing”...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:57pm Read More

Uruguay beat Ghana but miss out on last-16 spot to South Korea on goals scored

By PA Sport Staff Giorgian de Arrascaeta’s quickfire double to secure a 2-0 win over Ghana failed to stop Uruguay...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:54pm Read More

Some images were ‘misleading’: FIFA defends VAR decision over Japan goal

By Jamie Gardner, PA Chief Sports Reporter FIFA insists Japan’s second goal in their shock World Cup victory over Spain...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 4:49pm Read More

What’s on the box: The best televised sport this weekend

James Cox There’s a packed weekend of sporting action ahead with World Cup Last 16 ties, provincial hurling and football...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 3:34pm Read More