Dismay as Level 5 restrictions wipe out community’s Halloween plans

There is deep disappointment in Crossmolina this evening following confirmation from the local community festival committee that exciting planned Halloween events have had to be cancelled. In a social media post today, Crossmolina Festival Group said the proposed movie-themed “Hocus...

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Mayo school top of the class for water conservation efforts

A Mayo school was honoured at the Green Schools and Irish Water annual water awards today. St Joseph’s NS, Bonniconlon was named regional winner of the School of the Year for the Northern and Western Region. St Joseph’s impressed with...

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Level 5 means changes to some Mayo County Council services

Mayo County Council is advising the public of some changes to their services effective from midnight tonight when Level 5...

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Mayo solicitor to be appointed District Court Judge

A Mayo solicitor has been nominated to become a District Court Judge. Ballinrobe native and Kiltimagh-based solicitor Sandra Murphy has...

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Number of Covid-19 patients being treated at MUH revealed

HSE figures reveal there are eight patients with Covid-19 being treated at Mayo University Hospital. Meanwhile, the intensive care unit...

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Water supply in Erris impacted today

Mayo County Council has warned that a burst water main may cause supply disruption in parts of Erris today. Briska,...

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CSO figures reveal how many Covid-19 related deaths there have been in Mayo

County Mayo accounted for 42 of Ireland’s 1,801 deaths related to Covid-19 up to the week ending October 2. Up...

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Plea to Government to ‘not to turn its back on Ireland West Airport Knock’

The issue of job losses and serious financial challenges at Ireland West Airport Knock was raised in the Dáil last...

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Covid-19 cases identified at more Mayo schools

Covid-19 cases involving two more Mayo schools have been confirmed. They concern a secondary school and a primary school in...

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Body found in seach for missing Mayo man

A body has been found in the search for an Achill man missing in the UK. Joseph Cafferkey, a 72-year...

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Charity seeks Wild Atlantic Way inspired artwork

Enable Ireland is appealing to artists to donate art pieces inspired by our wild Atlantic coast for their upcoming charity...

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Inquest opens into death of patient who contracted Covid-19 in MUH

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The inquest into the death of a man alleged to have contracted Covid-19 in Mayo University Hospital while being treated...

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Emergency services at road collision scene

A number of vehicles are understood to be involved in a road collision on the Ballina to Crossmolina Road this...

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‘Many of us are paying for the sins of a few’

A leading Mayo businessman is calling for stringent enforcement of Level 5 restrictions to ensure retailers are given a fighting...

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Parts of Ballina could be without water until tomorrow

Irish Water said water supply has been restored to the majority of customers following a burst water main on Emmet...

Tuesday, 20/10/20 - 5:09pm Read More

Gardaí to be granted new powers to issue fines and break up house parties

Gardaí will be given new powers to fine people who hold house parties or breach travel restrictions under new measures...

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Bus Éireann issues Level 5 advice for customers

Bus Éireann is advising customers of updated guidelines under Level 5 of Ireland’s Plan for Living with Covid-19 which will...

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More water supply disruption in North Mayo

Mayo County Council has warned that pump repair works may affect water supply in the Crossmolina area today. The local...

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Government makes funeral numbers U-turn

The Cabinet has agreed to alter the guidance initially issued on the number of people allowed to attend funerals under...

Tuesday, 20/10/20 - 1:29pm Read More

Tidy tots helping clean-up effort

Belmullet Tidy Towns has had a busy few months despite the pandemic but littering, derelict buildings and funding challenges threaten...

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