Work begins on Mary Robinson Centre in Ballina

Model of Mary Robinson Centre
Mayo County Council has confirmed that construction of the Mary Robinson Centre in Ballina will commence on December 5. The project entails the conservation and refurbishment of the original Robinson family home at Emmet St on the banks of the...

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Ballina’s Mary Robinson addresses Ireland’s business community

Mary Robinson with Ballina Chamber of Commerce members, Mags Downey and Hugh Rouse.
Former President of Ireland , Mary Robinson, has called for more urgent action in the transformation of Ireland into a sustainable competitive low carbon economy. Mrs Robinson, who is also a former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Chairperson of...

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Ballina’s Victoria House comes into State ownership

Artist's impression of what Victoria House will look like once redeveloped as the Mary Robinson Centre.
Ballina’s historic Victoria House was officially handed over to the State yesterday, Monday, November 4, for development as the Mary Robinson Centre...

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Prestigious peace prize for Mayo’s Mary Robinson

Mary Robinson
The Ballina-born former President of Ireland and UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Mary Robinson, has just been honoured with...

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