Young athletes missing out as lockdown wears on

Like clubs across all sporting disciplines around the country, Swinford Athletics Club has the shutters pulled down for the time being, waiting for the latest lockdown restrictions to end so they can get back to the business of running, jumping,...

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HSE refuse to comment on suspected hospital outbreak

The HSE has refused to confirm a Covid-19 outbreak in Swinford District Hospital despite locals insisting that a number of cases have been confirmed in the facility. A HSE spokesperson said they “can’t comment on individual cases or outbreaks of...

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Walsh adds another shot put title at Elite Micro Meet

Swinford AC’s Michaela Walsh added to her ever-lengthening list of titles by winning the women’s 4kg shot put at the...

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Former Mayo footballer dies in Los Angeles

The death has been confirmed of Fr Jimmy O’Grady in the USA. A native of Carrowena, Killasser near Swinford, Fr...

Friday, 29/01/21 - 12:53am Read More

Mayo undertaker frustrated at lack of respect for the dead

A Swinford undertaker has called on the public to revive an old tradition when funerals are passing by. Shane Campbell,...

Thursday, 28/01/21 - 1:48pm Read More

Free public WiFi goes live in five Mayo towns

Free Wifi
Locals and visitors to Ballina can enjoy free public WiFi as of this morning, Wednesday, December 16 The town is...

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Mayo villages are added to Broadband Plan