Calleary calls for Unemployment Payment to be extended to over-66s

  Fianna Fáil TD for Mayo Dara Calleary has called on the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection to extend the Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment to people in Mayo over the age of 66. Deputy Calleary claimed that there...

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Ballina demands its own Covid-19 testing centre

A North Mayo councillor has criticised the decision to locate each of Mayo’s two existing Covid-19 testing centres in Castlebar. Bonniconlon-based Fine Gael Cllr John O’Hara argues that it makes more sense to have one of the centres based in...

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Vincent de Paul in Ballina expects to be ‘inundated’ within weeks

The St Vincent de Paul in Ballina expects to be inundated with requests for help as the fall- out from...

Thursday, 02/04/20 - 12:20pm Read More

Swift online bidding for Ballina house

Auction hammer with money
It was business as usual in the Ballina property market last week when local auctioneer, DNG Michael Boland, presided over...

Wednesday, 01/04/20 - 3:37pm Read More

Ballina whiskey distillery now producing hand sanitiser

By Orla Hearns The Ballina-based distillery, Connacht Whiskey, has temporarily diversified its operations to contribute to the response to the...

Tuesday, 31/03/20 - 4:00pm Read More

Terry spreads message of positivity in difficult times

By Orla Hearns In a time when the gospel of social distancing has taken precedence over many other issues, Terry...

Tuesday, 31/03/20 - 2:00pm Read More

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