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May 06, 2021

10 new cases of Covid-19 in Galway - low cases elsewhere in the region

Seven further deaths were reported from Covid-19 last evening, and 418 new cases of the virus. This includes 10 new cases in Galway, while figures were low elsewhere across the region - less than 5 new cases were reported in Mayo, Roscommon and Leitrim, and…
May 06, 2021

Warning of fourth wave of Covid-19 as restrictions ease

The World Health Organisation is warning of the danger of a fourth wave of Covid-19 in Ireland, as restrictions ease. The Taoiseach told his parliamentary party last night the country's still 'on track' for the gradual lifting of the lockdown. Countrywide…
May 06, 2021

Five fishermen brought to safety by Ballyglass RNLI lifeboat crew

Five crew members on board a fishing vessel which got into difficulty off Erris Head in north Mayo earlier this week were brought to safety by the Ballyglass RNLI lifeboat crew. The all-weather lifeboat was launched at about 10pm on Tuesday night at the…
May 05, 2021

More than 400 new confirmed cases of Covid 19 this evening in the Republic

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 7 additional deaths related to Covid-19. Of the deaths notified today, 5 occurred in April, 1 in February and 1 in January. As of midnight last night (Tues) 418 new cases of the virus were…
May 05, 2021

Information sought on stolen Jim Murphy Aerlite Cattle Trailer

Gardai investigating the theft of two trailers in the East Mayo area last Friday have recovered one of the stolen items. A Jim Murphy Aerlite Cattle Trailer and an Ifor Williams trailer were stolen from a premises between Swinford & Bohola sometime between 12…
May 05, 2021

New minimum unit price for alcohol to be introduced from January next

It's never the wrong time to do the right thing". That's according to Sligo-Leitrim TD, and Minister of State Frank Feighan, following Cabinet approval yesterday of minimum pricing for alcohol, which will be brought in from next January. Minister Feighan says…

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May 05, 2021

Green light for full contact training for inter-county Minor and U20s from Monday

Inter-county minor and under-20 players can resume training on Monday, it's been confirmed. Matches in those age grades will be permitted from June 7th. The Central Competitions Control Committee will publish its fixture list for minor and under-20…
May 05, 2021

Keith Higgins named Mayo Hurling captain for 2021

Keith Higgins has been announced as the Mayo Hurling captain for 2021. Mayo Hurling boss Derek Walsh has also announced that Tooreen's Stephen Coyne will be the vice-captain. Mayo get their Division 2b hurling league campaign up and running on Sunday…
May 05, 2021

Tens of thousands of euro raised for charity in West of Ireland Women's Mini-Marathon

Some 3,000 people took part in the virtual West of Ireland Women's Mini Marathon over the May Bank Holiday weekend. Participants from across the region and beyond celebrated the annual event by walking, jogging or running 10k in their own areas, raising tens…
May 05, 2021

Non-playing panel members will be allowed attend inter-county matches

Non-playing panel members will be allowed to attend inter-county matches this year. Last year's Championships had seen playing squads capped at 26. But the Minister for Sport Jack Chambers has confirmed that players not involved in a matchday squad will be…
May 04, 2021

Connacht GAA Championship times & venues confirmed

The Connacht Championship times and venues have been confirmed. The senior football championship quarter-final between Sligo and Mayo will be played in Markievicz Park on Saturday 26th June at 4.30 pm. The first semi-final on Sunday 4th July will see…
May 04, 2021

LGFA confirms Championship will get underway in July

The Ladies Gaelic Football Association has confirmed the Championship will get underway in July after the conclusion of the league campaign. The L-G-F-A's Management Committee met last week to plan fixtures for the coming months, after the latest Government…

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