‘The owner of this pub quite likely saved my father’s life’

The Twittersphere is not always the most heart-warming environment but a moving Mayo story has touched many on the social media channel. Chicago resident Fiona Murphy returned to her late John’s homeland for a visit recently. John, from Bellaghy, Charlestown,...

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Peter reflects on a life in the middle

Peter Geraghty is a stalwart of Swinford GAA, one of the best-known referees in the county and a familiar face to any regular visitors to MacHale Park, where he volunteers as a matchday steward. Here, in his own words, Peter...

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Netflix blockbuster has a Mayo connection

Anyone trawling through Netflix over the festive period is bound to have come across the streaming service’s new blockbuster film...

Thursday, 30/12/21 - 4:10pm Read More

Mayo singer releases new Christmas single

Mayo singer Cathal Gavin has released a new single titled ‘Christmas Wish’. The Swinford native also released a new music...

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Garda numbers in Mayo have declined in the last two years

The total number of members of An Garda Síochána in the Mayo Division has fallen by 13 over the last...

Thursday, 09/12/21 - 3:31pm Read More

Mayo woman’s sugar-free recipes are a hit

A native of Swinford has launched a new recipe book designed to create a healthier, sugar-free you in just one...

Thursday, 02/12/21 - 11:25am Read More

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Mayo farmer scoops Mart title

Extension approved for rural Mayo school

Government minister to visit Mayo next week