Reward offered for information on animal torture

One of the tortured kittens.
A cash-strapped animal welfare organisation has been compelled to offer a €500 reward for information in relation to a shocking incident of animal cruelty in Ballina this week. A local family that had taken in and lovingly cared for two...

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Nephin Whiskey will be up and running in 2020

Dr Paul Davis
  By Orla Hearns The village of Lahardane is set to be transformed next year with confirmation that the long-planned Nephin Whiskey Distillery will commence production in early 2020. Company founder Dr Paul Davis confirmed to the Western People that funding of €2.5m has...

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New greenway a “spine” for Moy Estuary’s development

  By Orla Hearns A greenway connecting Ballina to Enniscrone is the proposed “spine” around which the future development of...

Thursday, 10/10/19 - 1:51am Read More

John is a master of the art of iron excellence

Blacksmith John Hogan
Ballina blacksmith John Hogan’s artistic talents featured on a recent edition of the popular RTÉ programme Room to Improve. John,...

Tuesday, 08/10/19 - 3:25pm Read More

Update on Moy Estuary study in Ballina tonight

A progress report on the feasibility study into the development of the River Moy Estuary area, commissioned by Ballina Lions...

Monday, 07/10/19 - 12:41pm Read More