Crossmolina’s Dan Loftus dies in New York

The death has taken place in Rockaway, New York, of Crossmolina’s Dan Loftus. Mr Loftus, 88, was a brother of Dr Mickey Loftus, who is now the sole surviving member of the first family of Martin and Mary (nee Conmy)...

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Gerry elected president of Community Games at AGM

Crossmolina native Gerry McGuinness has been elected as the new national president of Community Games. McGuinness was elected to the role at the association’s Annual General Meeting, held on Friday and Saturday at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Sligo. McGuinness...

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Locals take action to block Gortnor Abbey traffic

A Ballina municipal district councillor has defended the actions of Crossmolina residents who have erected concrete bollards to restrict vehicular...

Tuesday, 18/02/20 - 2:00pm Read More

Jamie has landed in Crossmolina

Actor Jamie Dornan with Phil Bourke and Lorraine Mulligan in Crossmolina last Wednesday.
  Two local women had the honour of being among the first locals to bump in to movie star Jamie...

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Ballina braced for huge crowds at movie open casting

Emily Blunt who stars alongside Jamie Dornan in "Wild Mountain Thyme".
By Orla Hearns If you’re planning on attending the open casting for extras in the new Jamie Dornan movie, “Wild...

Tuesday, 10/09/19 - 12:02pm Read More

Extras needed to film with Hollywood stars

Casting call notice
Get ready for your close-up Mayo – an open casting call will take place in Ballina Arts Centre on Saturday,...

Friday, 06/09/19 - 11:30am Read More