Six prostitution offences recorded in Mayo in late 2019

Gardaí in Mayo recorded six prostitution offences in the last three months of 2019. The figures are contained in a set of statistics, compiled by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), on various types of crimes committed in each county in...

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Belmullet man says Ireland can learn from Hong Kong’s Covid-19 experience

By Keith Bourke Hong Kong was largely successful in preventing an initial Covid-19 outbreak but fears are growing about a new wave of infections. Non-residents are banned from entering Hong Kong and anyone else arriving must quarantine themselves for 14...

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Airbnb owners in Mayo urged to take properties off the market

By Keith Bourke Owners of Airbnb holiday rentals are being urged to reject booking to discourage would-be holidaymakers during the...

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Gardaí launch Operation Fanacht to enforce travel restrictions

The Garda Síochána have today launched a major operation to ensure public compliance with the travel restrictions introduced recently as...

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National Lottery extends prize claims period during pandemic

The National Lottery has doubled the allowed period of time for winners to collect prizes on all draws and certain...

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Priests prepare for Easter ceremonies with a difference

By Marian Duggan Holy Week is the busiest time in the Church’s calendar but priests’ preparations have been thrown into...

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