Councillor criticises funding plan by Mayo wind farm developer

A Ballina Municipal District councillor is urging that all funds to be distributed for the purposes of community benefit in association with the Oweninny Wind Farm should be administered by the existing Oweninny Community Benefit Fund board. Cllr Michael Loftus...

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Green Party is out to screw motorists, blasts Mayo car dealer

Motor tax reform will see families pay up to €7,000 more for a new car, a prominent Mayo car dealer has warned. Kevin Connolly of Connolly’s Motor Group in Ballina says that motorists “haven’t a clue” what’s coming down the...

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New faces in the mix to make their Mayo bow

By Anthony Hennigan Despite the seriousness of the matches in store, Andy Moran expects a number of players will make...

Friday, 16/10/20 - 10:04am Read More

Town centre ready to be transformed after major funding boost

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Ballina will soon boast an enhanced outdoor experience on its streets thanks to an allocation of funding for the town...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 1:09am Read More

Four out of ten Mayo parking tickets went unpaid in 2019

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40 percent of parking tickets issued in Mayo towns last year went unpaid, it has emerged. Mayo County Council has...

Sunday, 11/10/20 - 4:14pm Read More

Beloved Breege retires with an avalanche of good wishes

For over 30 years, teacher Breege McAndrew served with distinction as a member of staff at St Nicholas’ Special School...

Saturday, 10/10/20 - 11:52pm Read More

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