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A number of national and international artists will be visiting Ballina this weekend to support the campaign for a new theatre for the town. Part funding of €4.3 million was allocated for the new theatre from the Department of Arts, Sports and Tourism; Mayo County Council; and Ballina Town Council at the end of last year. However, in order to secure this funding, a further €500,000 must be raised in the local community by July 2009. A fundraising committee was set up earlier in the year to build on the good work already done by previous interest groups and a number of fundraising events have already taken place.
Housing allocation funding of more than €24 million has been made available to local authorities in Mayo this year, according to local TD and Minister for State, Dara Calleary. The housing allocations are being made available under several different programmes with the majority coming from the Social Housing Investment Programme (SHIP) for 2009.
Mayo's Got Talent auditions will take place in the Ramada Hotel, Ballina on June 28 from 10am to 6pm.
A local businessman will have his beard shaved off on Friday May 15 in the Western Strands Hotel at 9.30pm in aid of the Erris Cancer Support Group. Please support.
As the countdown begins for the annual Ballina Salmon Festival, July 10 to 19, the call is being issued for volunteers to get on board. Contact the festival office on Teeling Street, Ballina.
The Ballina and Mayo North Garden and Flower Club is going on an outing to Glenveagh National Park on Sunday July 12 leaving the Merry Monk Ballina at 8am.
A decision by Ballina Town Council to grant planning permission to Bunree Partnership, Ballina, for the demolition of buildings, conversion of mill race to a new water feature, construction of 80 residential units and associated site works has been upheld by An Bord Pleanála.
A Ballina woman who was involved in a car accident and did not have insurance was given a one year driving ban and fined €500 in Ballina District Court this week.
Ballina Arts Centre has moved (temporarily) to the Ballina Civic Offices, Arran Place, Ballina (beside Dunnes Stores).