Downed trees and power outages: Storm Barra hits Mayo hard early on

Mayo is feeling the effects of Storm Barra already this morning with widespread power outages and numerous reports of trees being knocked down by strong winds. The power has been out in the Achill area since about 6.30am with an...

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Coast Guard tasked to missing persons incident in Mayo

The Achill Island Coast Guard Search Team assisted with locating missing persons in Achill yesterday evening. At 7.24pm, the team were tasked to reports of two missing persons in the Achill area. The team assembled quickly and shortly after arriving...

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Mayo schools shortlisted for prestigious awards

Four Mayo secondary schools will fly the flag for the county at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition this...

Thursday, 04/11/21 - 11:22am Read More

The newly-established racing stronghold of Mayo

By Aonghus Ó Maicín There has never been consensus on the true start to the jumps season. For the pedantic...

Saturday, 30/10/21 - 8:24am Read More

Great excitement at local restaurant as celebs pop in for dinner

There was a great buzz at a Westport restaurant last weekend when members from ‘The Banshees of Inisheer’ arrived in...

Thursday, 21/10/21 - 12:42pm Read More

Mayo boxer to make pro debut this weekend

A Dublin-born, Achill-raised young boxer will make his professional debut in the sport this weekend. Adam ‘The Gentleman’ Dempsey graduated...

Friday, 24/09/21 - 12:17pm Read More

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