2026 due date for Ballina Flood Relief Scheme

By Orla Hearns Ballina Municipal District councillors are dubious that the long-planned flood relief scheme for Ballina town will be delivered on target. An overview of the scheme was presented to councillors last Wednesday by council engineering staff, including Michael...

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Raise the gates: Volunteers retrieve historic relic from River Moy

A relic of Ballina history has been spectacularly resurrected from the River Moy thanks to the local Ballina Community Clean-Up Group. The voluntary organisation, which has been co-ordinating and carrying out local enhancements and tidy-ups ever since it was founded...

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Plans for consultation on Ballina Flood Relief scheme

A Public Consultation Day in respect of the proposed Ballina Flood Relief Scheme will be held later this month according...

Wednesday, 09/09/20 - 4:17pm Read More

Ballina’s colourful efforts get national attention

Ballina Community Cleanups has been announced as the latest weekly winners in the GIY and Energia Get Ireland Growing community...

Sunday, 16/08/20 - 7:57am Read More

Watch tonight: TV series returns to 1990s Mayo and legendary All-Ireland Fleadhs

Ballina is to feature in a new TV series on the magic of the Fleadh Ceoil tonight. The show airs...

Thursday, 13/08/20 - 2:20pm Read More

Ice House staff played it cool during lockdown

One of Ballina’s leading hotels is back in business following lockdown, during which management made improvements and renovations to the...

Wednesday, 05/08/20 - 1:28pm Read More

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