Long-awaited pyrite scheme may finally assist 345 homeowners in Mayo

The long-planned Defective Concrete Blocks Scheme geared at property owners impacted by pyrite damage could soon be ready for rollout in Mayo within weeks. Tom Gilligan, director of services for Mayo County Council, told the Western People that discussions are...

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ALONE helpline is available for elderly people in need of support

ALONE, the organisation that supports older people, received more than 1,100 calls to their Covid-19 helpline for older people on Saturday following the introduction of cocooning measures for elderly people and is adding further staff members to answer phone calls...

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Mayo helpline for Covid-19 crisis on stream from today

A dedicated community support helpline will be established in Mayo County Council to assist at-risk members of the public in...

Monday, 30/03/20 - 10:13am Read More

No plans to close Mayo’s beaches

Mayo County Council says it has no plans to close its beaches to the public despite fears elsewhere in the...

Friday, 27/03/20 - 5:57pm Read More

Clean-ups foster Bee-lieve in Ballina plan

By Orla Hearns Established just over one year ago, the voluntary Ballina Community Clean-up initiative has gone from strength to...

Tuesday, 24/03/20 - 3:43pm Read More

Mayo communities rally to assist the vulnerable

By Keith Bourke Mayo communities, clubs and organisations have rallied to provide support and assistance to the most vulnerable in...

Monday, 23/03/20 - 5:01pm Read More

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