People Power: Friday deadline to get N26 back on the agenda

Ballina Cllr Mark Duffy has asked for the support of the Mayo public in an attempt to finally make the N26 road upgrade from Ballina to Swinford a priority of the government. The ongoing review of the Project Ireland 2040...

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Padraig’s pandemic playlist passes 300 track milestone

Padraig Moran Ballina
Popular local musician, Padraig Moran, celebrated a remarkable milestone on Saturday, January 23 last. He recorded and posted his 300th consecutive daily performance on Facebook. Like many other performing artists, the Ballina musician, who has been singing and playing locally...

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Brave Freeze4February fundraiser launched for local sensory park

Freeze for February
A plucky group of Mayo souls have coordinated what must be one of the most courageous fundraisers ever undertaken in...

Monday, 25/01/21 - 4:02pm Read More

Ambitious plan unveiled to pitch North Mayo to the world

The international branding of North Mayo as the Salmon Tech Valley and the development of Ballina as Ireland’s market town...

Monday, 25/01/21 - 6:22am Read More

Councillor claims rail study was manipulated to suit an agenda

Ballina Municipal District Cllr Mark Duffy has claimed the recently-published Iarnrod Eireann-commissioned study into the extension of the Western Rail...

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There’s a ‘Grand Stretch’ coming and Mayo can play its part

Grand Stretch
Mayo artists are invited to apply to be part of a unique series of nationwide events this summer geared at...

Friday, 22/01/21 - 8:43am Read More

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Gardaí issue urgent message to the public