Outgoing cathaoirleach praised for an ‘excellent year’

By Trevor Quinn There was universal praise for outgoing Mayo Co Council cathaoirleach Michael Smyth as he passed the chain of office to Cllr Seamus Weir following a very successful one-year term. The Swinford native thanked chief executive Kevin Kelly...

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Knockmore native is Mayo’s new first citizen

By Trevor Quinn Independent Cllr Seamus Weir has been unanimously elected the new cathaoirleach of Mayo County Council. The Knockmore-based councillor accepted the chain of office at a ceremony in Mount Falcon Estate in Ballina last Thursday. He succeeds Fianna...

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New Cathaoirleach of Mayo County Council elected

Mayo County Council has a new Cathaoirleach following yesterday’s Annual General Meeting in the Mount Falcon Hotel, Ballina. Knockmore-based Independent...

Friday, 01/07/22 - 9:40am Read More

Planning application for North Connacht 110 kV line to be submitted

A planning application for EirGrid’s North Connacht 110 kV project is to be submitted by the end of the month....

Tuesday, 10/05/22 - 4:04pm Read More

Martin leaves a lasting legacy to Mayo

It was a joyous occasion in the heartland of Mullenmadogue near Charlestown on Friday as years of hard work came...

Thursday, 05/05/22 - 10:06am Read More

International Dark Sky Week gets underway in Mayo

International Dark Sky Week gets underway today, running from April 22-30. It is a global affair, organised annually by the...

Friday, 22/04/22 - 2:25pm Read More

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