Council raises rates by four per cent

Mayo Co Council logo
By Majella Loftus Members of Mayo County Council this afternoon struck a rate increase of four per cent for the coming two years. The new rate means that the General Municipal Allocation (GMA), which council officials had proposed cutting by half...

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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 – Ireland’s first presidential library. It marks the start of an exciting new chapter but also the end of an era for the historic...

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Ballina awaits detail of new Tesco proposal

The current Tesco store at Market Road in Ballina.
By Orla Hearns The scale and extent of Tesco Ireland’s proposed upgrade to its Ballina supermarket are as yet unknown to local councillors and officials of Mayo Co...

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Dublin specialists complete Mayo cliff clean-up

Rubbish dumped at Belmullet cliffs
A team of rope access specialists have just completed a major clean up operation at the Dun na mBó cliffs...

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