Saints and sanitisers: Mass returns, but not as we know it

Mass — like every other form of public gathering — has changed as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. On July 26 last, many parishioners in Ballina’s St Muredach’s Cathedral and St Patrick’s Church experienced Sunday Mass for the first...

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Ice House staff played it cool during lockdown

One of Ballina’s leading hotels is back in business following lockdown, during which management made improvements and renovations to the iconic building. The owners of the Ice House Hotel & Spa did not stay idle during the shutdown and got...

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No happy meal for Mayo woman who tried to buy takeaway with fake notes

A Ballina woman attempted to pay for a Supermac’s takeaway with counterfeit banknotes and then assaulted the female delivery person...

Wednesday, 05/08/20 - 1:06pm Read More

Mayo band lined up for primetime TV slot

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann was supposed to take place in Mullingar this month but was cancelled due to the Covid-19...

Tuesday, 04/08/20 - 5:23pm Read More

Super Sunday: Westport, Knockmore and Ballina issue serious statements of intent

The Westport senior footballers sent out a loud and clear message that they mean business in 2020 as they secured...

Sunday, 02/08/20 - 7:11pm Read More

Mayo legend ready to return to inter-county management

It’s been five years since Diane O’Hora took charge of an inter-county team, but don’t be too surprised if she...

Sunday, 02/08/20 - 8:37am Read More

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