Big rush expected as Penneys Ballina pays unique tribute to Big Jack

Limited edition t-shirts thanking the late Jack Charlton are expected to fly off the rail in Penneys of Ballina this week. Inspired by a design from the fashion giant’s 90 World Cup range, the top is available in select stores...

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Online petition to rename Ballina bridge gaining traction

Bridge petition
An online petition to re-name the Salmon Weir Pedestrian Bridge in honour of the late Jack Charlton has attracted 250 signatures in just 12 hours. On Wednesday, July 22 local Cllr Mark Duffy proposed that the public be consulted on...

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Differing views in Ballina on how to honour Big Jack’s memory

Local councillors in Ballina have expressed differing views on how to honour the memory of former Irish soccer boss Jack...

Thursday, 23/07/20 - 7:29am Read More

Jack’s legacy lives on in Ballina’s team spirit

The people of Ballina came out in force earlier today to mark the passing of a global soccer icon that...

Tuesday, 21/07/20 - 3:17pm Read More

Mayo GAA great shares fond memories of Jack Charlton

Former Mayo and Ballina Stephenites footballer Liam McHale has shared some of the fondest memories he had with Jack Charlton....

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