Young victims of Civil War to be recalled

A large crowd is expected to gather in Ballinahaglish Cemetery in Knockmore next Sunday, October 30, to mark the centenary...

Civil War seminar to be held in Mayo

Mayo County Council is holding a major seminar on the Civil War on Saturday next, October 8, as part of...

Erris event remembers men who died in bloody battle

Family members of some of those who lost their lives in one of the bloodiest Civil War battles in Mayo...

Friday, 23/09/22 - 4:42pm Read More

Commemoration in North Mayo to mark the lives of six men killed during the Civil War

A commemoration ceremony will take place tomorrow (Saturday) to remember those who lost their lives in a civil war battle...

Friday, 16/09/22 - 2:02pm Read More

Civil War history uncovered between Mayo allies

When Erris-based Fine Gael councillor Gerry Coyle and party colleague Deputy Michael Ring stood beside the Sliabh na mBan armoured...

Saturday, 27/08/22 - 5:05pm Read More

Cheers, jeers and gunshots during Collins’ final visit to Mayo

On April 2, 1922, Michael Collins came to Castlebar for a major rally in support of the Treaty. Members of...

Friday, 26/08/22 - 11:22pm Read More

Civil War victim recalled in South Mayo

By Keith Bourke The life and violent death of a young South Mayo man was marked at a special ceremony...

Monday, 22/08/22 - 1:21am Read More

Rare photograph shows Civil War in a Mayo town in 1922

This century-old photograph shows the Swinford courthouse on fire during Ireland’s painful and bloody Civil War, writes Trevor Quinn. The striking...

Sunday, 14/08/22 - 1:48am Read More

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An unexplained Civil War death in Ballina