Fears some children won’t get a single present this Christmas

There are fears thousands of children will lose out on their only chance to receive a Christmas present this year with the Shoebox Appeal going online. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, it’s not possible to send gift-filled shoeboxes from Ireland so...

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A pair of hardy bucks on a mission to raise big bucks

Two of the stars of the Hardy Bucks are donning their running shoes to raise money for a cause very close to home. Peter Cassidy and Stephen Kelly, who played Frenchtoast O’Toole and Cowboy Lavin in the hit TV comedy, will tackle...

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‘The difficulty is hard to explain’ – Mayo riders conquer their own Everest

Most cyclists have that one big hill they’d love to take on some day, to test their strength and stamina...

Friday, 04/09/20 - 3:23pm Read More

‘Covid cottage’ winner is revealed

Foxford cottage
It became the most famous competition in Ireland on foot of a story exclusively published by the Western People in...

Saturday, 29/08/20 - 11:04am Read More

Covid-19 forces Mayo charity online

After more than 50 years, Western Care Association’s Annual Door To Door Collection is now going online during the month...

Friday, 28/08/20 - 5:38pm Read More

Greenway cycle will honour brave Regina’s memory

The annual 50km Greenway Cycle in aid of Mayo Cancer Support at Rock Rose House will take place this Sunday,...

Friday, 31/07/20 - 11:04am Read More

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