Mayo’s total number of Covid-19 cases continues to creep up

The number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Co Mayo continues to creep up with four new cases announced this evening. There are now 568 confirmed cases in the county, an increase of 21 on the same day last week....

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15 striking images that capture 10 weeks of lockdown

It will be ten weeks on Tuesday since An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar made his St Patrick’s Night address to the nation… and what an extraordinary ten weeks it has been. We’ve compiled some of the most striking images the Western...

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New traffic light system is missing one thing… the colour green

Locals in Breaffy, Castlebar, are continuing to voice their opposition to the new lighting system installed at the notorious crossing...

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Mayo firm hopes to create 30 new jobs after winning major contract

  by Majella Loftus It is hoped that up to 30 new jobs will be created when two-thirds of the...

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Priceless piece of Claremorris history unearthed in Limerick

by Majella Loftus A photograph showing nearly 40 young men who grew up in the Claremorris area in the 1960s...

Sunday, 24/05/20 - 8:53am Read More

Up Town Ballina: Student memories of the good old days

by John Cuffe In these Covid-19 times, I reach into my time capsule and fire the old brain thrust and...

Sunday, 24/05/20 - 8:19am Read More

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