Tragic moment in Mayo history to be explored in documentary

‘Plane Crash on Achill Island’ is due to be broadcast on Midwest Radio on Sunday morning 2nd January 2022 at 9am.  This new documentary is about the plane crash which occurred on Achill Island on 16th June 1950, when an...

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Picturesque Mayo location features on TV tonight

Achill Island and all its history and beauty will be the focus on RTÉ One’s Nationwide at 7pm this evening. It is the second instalment of a three-part series in which the programme focuses on County Mayo. On Monday, they featured...

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10 Defibrillators kindly given to Mayo group

Comhlacht Forbartha Áitiúil Acla (CFÁA) presented the Achill AED Group with 10 new defibrillators for the Achill area yesterday (Monday,...

Tuesday, 02/11/21 - 6:13pm Read More

Famous Irish actor gives Mayo writer the seal of approval

Famous Irish actor Colin Farrell gave a thumbs-up to Mayo writer Mary J. Murphy for her book Achill Painters – An...

Wednesday, 27/10/21 - 2:57pm Read More

Hollywood director wants local help for new movie shot in Mayo

A production company is seeking trainees ahead of the filming of a feature movie that will be shot on the...

Thursday, 19/08/21 - 7:52am Read More

WATCH: Island community restores World War II marker

A piece of world history in the Achill area has been restored to its former glory thanks to the work...

Monday, 17/05/21 - 5:35pm Read More

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