We’ll drink to that: Mayo man wins top whiskey award

A Ballaghaderreen native has been recognised for his outstanding contribution to the Irish whiskey industry. Noel Sweeney is the recipient of the Chairman’s Award in the biennial Drinks Ireland|Irish Whiskey awards. The Mayo man is the Master Distiller at Powerscourt...

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Former Mayo footballer to reopen popular bar and restaurant

The popular Durkin’s Bar, Restaurant and Accommodation in the heart of Ballaghaderreen will re-open on Friday next under the management of James Mitchell and Patrick Sharkey. Last June it was announced that after 48 years in the catering industry, 44...

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Solan open to new opportunities after leaving U20 role

Michael Solan has said he has no immediate plans to take up a new management role after it was announced...

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Moran admits gyms everywhere are in a fight for survival

There’s hardly an industry for whom the Covid-19 pandemic has not made doing business tougher. Plonked in that category is...

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Solan steps down as under-20 manager 

Mayo GAA have confirmed that Mike Solan is to step down from his position as under-20 manager. Ballaghaderreen clubman Solan...

Sunday, 11/10/20 - 2:52pm Read More

Man arrested in relation to Ballaghaderreen hit and run

A woman was injured and four cars damaged in a hit and run accident in Ballaghaderreen this morning, writes Marian...

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