From the van to the pole: Campaign workers were busy putting up election posters this week. Photo: Michael Donnelly

Talking Politics

Kenny welcomes latest fall in unemployment figures

Fri, Feb 05, 2016

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny has welcomed recent employment figures which show that the unemployment rate has fallen to 8.6 per cent, the lowest it has been since 2008.

The late Fr Peter Quinn who won two All Ireland senior medals with Mayo in 1950 and 1951.

Local News

Death of Fr Peter Quinn, former All-Ireland winning Mayo footballer

Fri, Feb 05, 2016

Former All-Ireland Mayo football winner Rev Peter Quinn died on Saturday last, January 30, in a nursing home in Enniscrone, Co Sligo. He was brother of the late Fr Des, who died in Dalgan Park in September 2015.

Coffee Break Read

Base Camp

Fri, Nov 20, 2015

"I’m not going to climb it! I told you already, I don’t climb, I climb out of bed in the morning and that’s it. Anyway since when were you pagan?"

Sergeant PJ Maloney and Corporal Des Padden present the Irish Flag and Proclamation at Gaelscoil na Cruaiche, Westport, to students Cóilín Ó Conghaile and  Niamh Ní Sheacháin.

Community Diary

What's going on in your area?

Fri, Oct 23, 2015

Arthritis and Fibromyalgia support group


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