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Mayo welcome home its heroes

Mayo welcome home its heroes

    image: Jolene McLoughlin By Jolene McLoughlin  McHale Park was a sea of green and red on Sunday evening, as the Mayo team arrived back to Castlebar at the end of their 2016 All-Ireland campaign on Saturday in Dublin. Mayo supporters turned out in huge numbers to welcome the men home, after watching the team


All Ireland Final “Day”?

  By Eoin Togher It was the third Sunday of September, the occasion had finally arrived-All Ireland Final day, the date both Mayo and Dublin fans marked in their diaries: the 18th of September. Everyone anticipated an epic battle and could not wait to see who came out on top, Mayo were the underdogs while Dublin

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Worrying Number Of Road Fatalities In Mayo

  by Aimée Walsh   “Worrying and disheartening” were the words used by a Mayo Co Councillor to describe the number of road fatalities on Mayo roads for 2015. It is said to already be equal to the number of fatalities of last year.  Twenty-year-old Luke Lackey of Ballina died in a car crash, bringing


Met Éireann weather warning

A status orange weather warning has been issued for counties Galway, Donegal and Mayo. Met Éireann has predicted a strong south to southwest winds. Gusts of 85 to 100 km/h are expected in areas. A yellow weather warning has been issued for counties Dublin, Wexford, Wicklow, Leitrim, Sligo, Clare, Cork, Kerry and Waterford. Winds are

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Time is running out to claim a €3 million euro lottery prize

Time is running out for one lucky person to claim a €3 million lottery ticket. The lucky winner have just a few hours to claim the €3 quick pick ticket which was sold at the Tesco store, in Claremorris, County Mayo on Friday November 28th. The Tesco store is located not far from Knock Airport, so the winner

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Fire in Ballina

A man has been questioned in connection with an incident which took place at the Mayo constituency office of Fine Gael TD Michelle Mulherin.  A small fire broke out and damaged the building in Ballina yesterday.  It has been reported that flammable material was was thrown through a window on the ground floor shortly after

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Mayo All Star McHale joins Cavan

by Jason Prendergast Former Mayo All-Star  has joined the Cavan football backroom team. Just weeks after being linked with jobs in Mayo and Westmeath, McHale has agreed to link up with Cavan acting as “player performance coach” for 2015. Cavan manager, Terry Hyland’s backroom team has not come without some controversy, as McHale was in

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Claremorris to become Ireland’s first ‘fibre town’

  by Sarah McNabb The town of Claremorris in Mayo will become the first ‘fibre town’ in Ireland. This will permit all local businesses in the area to be connected to fibre broadband internet; it is part of a government broadband infrastructure plan worth €500,000. The work to put this fibre broadband internet in place has begun