Achill Islanders gather to learn about direct provision system

As a protest continued outside the Achill Head Hotel on Sunday, around 50 people gathered in Keel Hall, Achill Island, to hear a personal account of a man living within the direct provision system.   Attendees of the event, which...

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Five Mayo projects qualify for BT Young Scientist Final

Five Mayo projects have qualified as finalists for the 2020 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition. The students will join over 1000 other bright minds from across the country, with 550 finalist projects selected to exhibit in the January fair....

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Family has spent eight years in Direct Provision limbo

When Agyueiwaa Owusu and her three children entered the direct provision centre in Ballyhaunis, she thought they would stay there...

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Magnificent Nephin impresses in community calendar

The beauty of Nephin is showcased in a 2020 calendar which has been organised and designed by locals of Lahardane...

Wednesday, 06/11/19 - 10:32am Read More

Missing pensioner found “safe and well” died later in hospital

An elderly man who was found alive after he went missing for over 24 hours from his home in Lissadrone,...

Tuesday, 05/11/19 - 5:43pm Read More

Drive4Jenna Lip Sync raises €35k as campaign continues

A fundraising event brought in €35,000 from ticket sales, donations and sponsors to help purchase an adapted vehicle for an...

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