Christina Heffernan: ‘I thought award days were gone’

Christina Heffernan with Hall of Fame Award
By Jackie Cahill Looking back on a glory-laden career, Christina Heffernan pinpoints a couple of key memories that stand out. On Saturday evening, Christina was officially inducted into the Ladies Gaelic Football Association’s Hall of Fame at the TG4 All Star banquet and her storied roll of honour makes her a worthy recipient of this prestigious award. Having lost a...

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“A Decade in Review” hits the shelves

Western's GAA supplement
As 2019 draws to a close so too does one of the most remarkable decades in the history of Mayo GAA. In a special souvenir supplement on sale from this week, the Western People reflects on that remarkable journey. Mayo GAA – A Decade in Review presents a 124-page forensic analysis of an epic...

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Hughes’ men set for final derby with Corrib neighbours

The Neale manager Eoin Hughes
By Mark Higgins A novel Connacht club intermediate final awaits this weekend as The Neale and Oughterard, two clubs separated by...

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Attempts to shout down councillor’s County Board comments

Mayo Co Council chief executive, Mr Peter Hynes.
The CEO of Mayo County Council does not believe the Mayo County Board funding row will scupper the proposed GAA...

Tuesday, 12/11/19 - 3:24pm Read More

Nobody should be fooled by cheap swipe at the media

By Anthony Hennigan For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction, reckoned Sir Isaac Newton. Then along came Mayo...

Monday, 11/11/19 - 10:43am Read More

Clubs to vote on sweeping championship reforms tonight

Action shot from Kilmaine Vs Glenamaddy game on Saturday, November 2.
By Mark Higgins Mayo club delegates are set to vote at tonight’s County Board meeting on proposed sweeping changes to the structures of the county junior football championships. The final proposal for...

Monday, 04/11/19 - 1:48pm Read More

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