Ballina wins share of €1million pot for regeneration works

There’s positive news for Ballina today with confirmation it is among six towns in the country who will share €1m funding under the Historic Towns Initiative 2020. The money is aimed at rebuilding local economies with heritage as a focal...

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Oh summer nights… Hollywood makes a pitch for Westport

  It’s not every day you get to see Tom Hanks, John Travolta and Michael J. Fox on a rugby pitch in Mayo, but these are strange times in which we live at present. A touch of Hollywood is about...

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Evan’s above in the clouds again

You could say Evan Mullarkey is a man with his feet firmly on the ground, but that wouldn’t strictly be...

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Tragedy averted as jet skiers rescue trapped fishermen

Plucky jet skiers came to the rescue of anglers who found themselves in grave difficulty after their boat overturned on...

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Armed gardaí called to dramatic scene at home

A man who threatened gardaí with knives and broken glass has received a suspended prison term. Simon McDonagh (36), of...

Tuesday, 07/07/20 - 11:26am Read More

Thousands register for Covid tracker app ahead of launch

Tens of thousands have already registered on the HSE’s Covid tracker app. Officials from the Government, HSE and Department of...

Tuesday, 07/07/20 - 7:20am Read More

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