First Mayo prosecution for pub flouting Covid restrictions

Gardai have objected to the renewal of a license for an Achill pub who openly flouted the law in relation to Covid-19 restrictions. Speaking at the local district court today (Thursday), Inspector Denis Harrington objected to the renewal of the...

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Landmark premises to reopen

Ballaghaderreen locals are hoping that work on the former Durkin’s Bar and Restaurant means the premises will reopen before the end of the year. It’s understood the interior of the town centre premises has been “gutted” in recent weeks with...

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Worried Mayo publicans slam government for lack of guidance

Mayo has among the largest number of unopened pubs in the country and publicans in the county say the lack...

Thursday, 09/07/20 - 2:29pm Read More

Newsagent closes after 200 years of selling newspapers

By Marian Duggan One of the Western People’s oldest customers is closing its doors. Mellett’s Newsagents in Swinford has been...

Tuesday, 26/05/20 - 2:30pm Read More