Ambitious plan to revitalise popular beauty spot

An ambitious plan is being launched to improve the duck pond in Belleek Woods in Ballina, writes Paul O’Malley. River Moy...

Council has no money to put bin in North Mayo forest

There’s not enough money for a bin at Belleek Woods in Ballina, a councillor was told last week. Fine Gael...

Ballina snapper shares stunning drone photos of Belleek Woods

A local Ballina photographer sent in these amazing photos of Belleek forest to the Western People. David Beattie captured the stunning...

Tuesday, 02/11/21 - 12:06pm Read More

Appeal for citizen scientists to help research Mayo’s red squirrels

The red squirrel population of Ballina’s Belleek Woods enjoys celebrity-like status with those who regularly frequent the scenic forest. The...

Tuesday, 09/03/21 - 5:37pm Read More

Festive spirit conjures magical makeover of much-loved family spot

The magic of Christmas has cast its spell on one of Mayo’s most popular family destinations. The fairy folk of...

Wednesday, 09/12/20 - 1:52pm Read More