Families hire private bus for school run

By Trevor Quinn Frustrated parents of 24 students in north Mayo, who have been appealing to Bus Éireann for a...

No sufficient bus service for schoolgoers from North Mayo community

By Paul O’Malley Disgruntled parents of 16 children are appealing for the provision of a school bus service by Bus...

Horse with North Mayo roots making its name in Europe

By Paul O’Malley A horse bred in rural north Mayo has hit the headlines in the equestrian world following a...

Monday, 01/08/22 - 12:10am Read More

Legendary Mayo-born athletics coach is honoured in his hometown

By Mark Higgins A huge crowd turned out at O’Rahilly Street in the heart of Ballina on Saturday afternoon (July...

Monday, 11/07/22 - 9:58am Read More

Legendary athletics coach to be honoured in native Mayo

A plaque is to be unveiled in Ballina at noon on Saturday next, July 2, in memory of one of...

Thursday, 30/06/22 - 11:48am Read More

Western People: February 12, 1992

A look back at the events around the county 30 years ago as chronicled in the Western People.  

Saturday, 12/02/22 - 12:45am Read More

Western People: January 29, 1992

A look back at the events around the county 30 years ago as chronicled in the Western People.      

Saturday, 29/01/22 - 12:55am Read More

The Mayo man who became one of the world’s sporting greats

By Anthony Hennigan The date was November 18, 2008 — a Tuesday – and quite how it came to there...

Sunday, 20/06/21 - 8:19am Read More