Mayo artist receives prestigious Countess Markievicz Award

TUS lecturer Margo McNulty has been named a recipient of this year’s Decade of Centenaries Markievicz Award for artists. The Markievicz Award, which honours Constance Markievicz – the first woman to hold a cabinet post in Ireland, supports artists who...

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Mayo charity event raises over €30k for good causes

A Mayo charity event that is set to take place this Saturday has already raised over €30,000 for good causes. ‘Meet Me on Clare Island’ is an event organised by a group from East Mayo where participants swim or kayak...

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Man prepares for World Record attempt on the Reek

A Leitrim man is preparing to perform the impossible on Croagh Patrick next month. Ricki Wynne plans to run up...

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Mayo man to make fifth Croagh Patrick climb in memory of Tuam Babies

70-year-old Tuam Mother and Baby Home survivor Seosamh Ó Maolchroin is climbing Croagh Patrick for a fifth time this year....

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Emergency crews tasked to help powerless yacht off coast of Mayo

Ballyglass Coast Guard Search and Drone Unit’s team of volunteers were tasked last night at 11.15pm to secure the Helicopter...

Monday, 23/05/22 - 1:52pm Read More

Annual Garda conference begins in Mayo today

The provision of tasers for all frontline members of the Gardaí is among the items to be discussed as the...

Monday, 23/05/22 - 10:15am Read More

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Seosamh scales the Reek for the fourth time