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Sep 25, 2018

Councillor calls for enquiry into how patients medical records were found dumped in Castlebar housing estate

The Cathaoirleach of the Castlebar Municipal District has called for an enquiry, after confidential medical records from a number of patients who attended Mayo University Hospital were found dumped in a local housing estate. Hospital management have…
Sep 25, 2018

Gardai seek assistance in tracing teenager missing from Westport

Gardai in Westport are seeking assistance from the public in tracing a missing teenager. 16-year old Elaine Sweeney has been missing from Westport since last Wednesday - she was last seen leaving her home at 8am that morning. Elaine is described as 5' 2" in…
Sep 25, 2018

New TG4 documentary on Frank Stagg's funeral in Ballina to be aired tomorrow night

A new TG4 documentary being broadcast tomorrow night will tell the story of Mayo native Frank Stagg - who died in hunger strike in Wakefield Prison in the UK in 1976 - and the bizzare events surrounding his funeral in Ballina. A native of Hollymount in Co…
Sep 25, 2018

No change to Local Property Tax in Roscommon or Galway next year

There will be no change in the Local Property Tax next year in either Roscommon or Galway. Both Roscommon and Galway County Councils discussed the matter at their respective monthly meetings yesterday, and the two local authorities voted to retain the current…
Sep 25, 2018

Foxford Cllr. Makes appeal for at least one more child to enrol in Shraheen National Schools before Friday to secure its future

There is considerable unrest surrounding the future of Shraheen National School near Foxford. It’s a two teacher school at present with 14 pupils. The desired amount for two teachers is 15 pupils. Local Fine Gael Cllr. Neil Cruise says six infants started…
Sep 25, 2018

Western Development Commission appoint new CEO

The Western Development Commission has today announced that Tomás O Síocháin has been appointed by the Board of the WDC as Chief Executive Officer. Tomás joins the organisation from NUI Galway, where he was External Engagement Programme Manager, having…

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Sep 25, 2018

Mayo's Rachel Kearns among 45 nominees for 2018 TG4 Ladies All-Star Football Team

Mayo's Rachel Kearns is among the 45 nominees named this evening for the 2018 TG4 Ladies All-Star Football Team. Senior champions Dublin, who made history by claiming back-to-back titles on September 16, lead the way with 14 nominations, while runners-up Cork…
Sep 25, 2018

Paul Taylor officially ratified as new Sligo Senior Football Manager

Paul Taylor has been installed as the new Sligo Senior Football manager. The former Yeats County foward and Under 21 boss takes the reins following the exit of Cathal Corey.
Sep 24, 2018

JP McManus donates €100,000 to each GAA county board

Businessman JP McManus has donated €100,000 to every GAA county board in Ireland, to be divided equally among their local clubs. The €3.2million gesture has been made on the back of Limerick’s All-Ireland Hurling Championship win this year JP McManus has been…
Sep 24, 2018

Four Mayo players included in the Eirgrid U20 Awards

EirGrid, proud sponsors of the U20 All-Ireland Football Championship, can today reveal through the ‘EirGrid 20 U20 Awards’ details of the top 20 players of this year’s competition. In addition, Jimmy Hyland of Kildare GAA has been awarded the 2018 EirGrid U20…
Sep 24, 2018

Connacht to add extra terracing to the Sportsground for their clash with Leinster on Saturday

Connacht will add extra terracing to the Sportsground for the Pro14 clash with Leinster after fans snapped up tickets for Saturday night's provincial derby. Andy Friend's men powered past the Scarlets in Galway at the weekend, producing they type of…
Sep 24, 2018

Mayo LGFA Senior & Intermediate Club Championship results

Mayo LGFA Senior Championship Results Group A Rd 3 Knockmore v Carnacon PP Louisburgh 2-14 Castlebar Mitchels 2-07 Group B Rd 3 Swinford Killasser V Hollymount PP Moy Davitts 2-12 Burrishoole 0-04 Intermediate Championship Results from Rd 3 plus updated…

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Sep 06, 2018
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Aug 28, 2018
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Aug 23, 2018
Claremorris teacher Anthony Broderick popped into studio this week to talk to Gerry…

The Papal Visit - What you need to know

Aug 20, 2018
With the visit of Pope Francis imminent, Tommy Marren talked to two of the main men…

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Aug 14, 2018
On Tuesday morning, Tommy Marren talked to Martina Burke from Castlebar who told him how…

Blacksod's Eddie Maguire has just made Italian Open golfing history in Milan by becoming the first ever golfer - professional, amateur or visually impaired to win 3 consecutive Italian Open titles. Maguire capped 3 super days of golf by parring the final five holes at the iconic Barlassina GC outside Milan. Eddie is also the current Austrian open champion and his next port of call will be Tokyo for the Japanese open followed by the World Golf Championship in early Nov.