Scholarship awards for Mayo trio

Three Mayo students at NUI Galway have been awarded scholarships at a virtual ceremony as part of the Johnson & Johnson Ireland Women in STEM2D Award Programme. Brenda Chanza, from Swinford, Aine Mitchell, from Ballina, and Rida Naseer, from Ballina...

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€350,000 funding provided for Ballina footpaths

Mayo TD Dara Calleary has announced that there will be funding provided for footpaths in Ballina. €210,000 will go to Ridgepool Road, while Belleek Road will receive €140,000. Deputy Calleary said he was delighted to be able to secure the...

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The glory days of the West’s live music scene

When DAVID DWANE began an entertainment column for the Western People in 1984, he could never have imagined he would...

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WATCH: Crossmolina and Ballina clash Down Under

Mayo teammates Sarah Rowe and Rachel Kearns were opponents this morning, as the former’s Collingwood overcame the latter’s Geelong Cats...

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Councillor expresses gratitude to all who helped him following accident overseas

A Ballina area councillor has expressed his thanks to everyone who helped him following an accident he had while in...

Friday, 14/01/22 - 12:54pm Read More

WATCH: Ballina SuperBand wows with amazing Coolio cover

A Super Group comprised of some of the finest musical talents in Mayo combined for this cracking cover of the...

Tuesday, 11/01/22 - 1:08pm Read More

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Ballina man returns to national airwaves

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Ballina GOAL Mile is a resounding success

Investment needed in Ballina water system

Ballina man signs with Finn Harps

Sensory Gardens in Mayo receive funding