The bank holiday weekend is about to get even sweeter

The recipe for these incredible summer treats had us drooling so much in the Western People newsroom that we thought we should share them with our lovely readers. These Eton Mess Cupcakes are an ideal summer treat and perfect for...

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Department approves extension of south Mayo schools

Two Claremorris primary schools will see their facilities extended following approval for planned developments in each. Local FG TD Alan Dillon has confirmed that planned extensions will proceed at St Joseph’s NS, Bekan and Robeen NS in Claremorris after the...

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Exciting Viking archaeological dig experience for local kids

Local kids will be afforded the unique experience of participating in a simulated, controlled archaeological dig at the remains of...

Friday, 30/07/21 - 12:58pm Read More

Mayo folk encouraged to tune in to new positive ageing podcast

A new podcast, ‘The Old Country’, exploring healthy ageing in Ireland was launched this week. The 12-part series is produced...

Thursday, 29/07/21 - 4:04pm Read More

Mayo town included in national poetry event this September

Poetry Ireland has today announced details of Poetry Town, a new initiative, which will see more than a hundred free...

Thursday, 29/07/21 - 12:09pm Read More

Innovative Mayo project included in €2m Creative Climate Action Fund

 Work can progress on a novel project geared transforming one Mayo town’s green space through the use of water thanks...

Thursday, 29/07/21 - 10:35am Read More

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