Ballycastle RIC man’s tragic murder recalled

A view of Ballycastle in north Mayo.
Next Thursday, August 26 marks the 99th anniversary of the shooting of a Ballycastle-born police officer in Co Tyrone. Constable James Munnelly was killed in a village called Drumqui during the War of Independence. A local police memorial group in...

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Ballycastle man to scale 26 peaks

Picture of Martin Walsh
Ballycastle man Martin Walsh today began a challenge to climb each of Ireland’s tallest mountain peaks. The goal is to raise funds for a two-year-old boy in need of life-changing surgery. A son of Martin and Mary Walsh, Annaghmore, Kilfian,...

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