Judge sets date for Garda Colm Horkan murder trial

Alison O’Riordan A 44-year-old man accused of murdering Detective Garda Colm Horkan in a shooting in Roscommon will go on trial at the Central Criminal Court in June next year. Stephen Silver of Aughaward, Foxford, Co Mayo is charged with...

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How a Mayo mammy’s old recipe became a lockdown hit in New York

By Marian Duggan A recipe for homemade scones perfected in Foxford decades ago has given a New York bar a lifeline during the Covid-19 lockdown. Mary O’Halloran left home 30 years’ ago for the bright lights of Manhattan but never...

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Freezer is flying high in Dubai

By Anthony Hennigan 1989 is remembered in Mayo for more than just the county’s first appearance in an All-Ireland senior...

Saturday, 13/03/21 - 8:31am Read More

Records and the Rockies: The girl from Mayo who ruled her world

By Anthony Hennigan Elitism. It’s unfortunate that is has become something of a dirty word because consider the Oxford Dictionary’s...

Wednesday, 10/03/21 - 10:12am Read More

Mayo woman passes incredible endurance test

A Kilkelly woman spent six hours running and swimming in her adopted Sydney to raise funds for two charities close...

Tuesday, 09/03/21 - 3:41pm Read More

Eirtrade expansion marks anniversary of A380’s arrival

Exactly a year after Eirtrade brought the world’s largest passenger aircraft to Ireland West Airport the company has been given...

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