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Jun 20, 2018

Business Watch scheme being launched in Castlebar tomorrow evening

Gardai in Castlebar are setting up a new Business Watch scheme in the town, to help local businesses have direct access to a dedicated local Garda for advice on crime prevention. Garda Michael Toland has started liaising with business owners in the town to…
Jun 20, 2018

98 complaints made from Mayo to the Ombudsman's Office last year

Over 3 thousand complaints were made last year about public service providers, according to the latest Ombudsman report, with 98 complaints from Co Mayo, over 300 from Co Galway, 39 from Roscommon and 41 from Sligo. The highest amount of complaints were made…
Jun 20, 2018

Case over boy's birth at Sligo Hospital settled for €5 million

A solicitor has urged the Minister for Health to bring in the duty of candour for all medical negligence cases, after his 14-year-old client settled an action over the circumstances of his birth at Sligo General Hospital for €5 million. In the High Court…
Jun 19, 2018

Parents of murdered Connemara teenager call for her killer to remain in prison

The parents of a Connemara teenager, who was killed in 1998, have urged the State to keep their daughter's killers in prison for the rest of his life. Siobhan Hynes was just 17 when she was raped and murdered at a remote beach near Carraroe, Co Galway in…
Jun 19, 2018

Mayo Co Co ranked in 24th place of 30 local authorities for waste enforcement

Mayo County Council is ranked in 24th place of 30 local authorities in terms of regulating and enforcing waste services. RTE Investigates carried out an analysis of the activities of local authorities in the waste sector over a 3-year period. Donegal was…
Jun 19, 2018

Four year sentence for man who regularly raped his daughter at the family home in Mayo in the 1970's

A 78-year-old man who regularly raped his daughter while her mother was at work has been jailed for four years. The man, who cannot be named to protect the victim's identity, pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court to five sample charges of carnal…

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Jun 19, 2018

Mayo v Tipperary live on Midwest Radio on Saturday

Mayo will make the trip to Thurles on Saturday for their Round 2 All-Ireland Qualifier with Tipperary. It’s only the 5th ever Championship meeting between the sides with Mayo winning the two recent fixtures. Saturday’s clash throws in at 5pm and is live here…
Jun 19, 2018

Racing at Sligo later this evening

There is a seven-race card at Sligo this evening, where the first is off at 5.50.
Jun 19, 2018

Galway United vote in favour of takeover by Saudi investors

Galway United FC members have voted in favour of a motion to accept an offer from investors in Saudi Arabia to take a majority shareholding in the club. At present, Galway United is owned entirely by the Galway United Friends Co-Operative. The takeover was…
Jun 18, 2018

Watch : Highlights Mayo u20 v Roscommon u20

Check out our interview with Mayo u20 manager Mike Solan after his side saw off Roscommon by an impressive 3-16 1-6 in the first Connacht u20 Football Final in Dr Hyde Park, on Sunday. View some of the highlights too as Mayo blitzed their rivals in the second…
Jun 17, 2018

Galway capture Connacht Senior Football title

Connacht Senior Football FinalGalway 0-16 Roscommon 2-06
Jun 17, 2018

Swinford athlete breaks another Irish record

At the English Athletics Championships held in Bedford today Michaela Walsh has just smashed the Irish U23 women's hammer record with a massive personal best throw of 64.22m breaking the record set by Olympian Eileen O'Keefe back in 2003. At the age of 19…

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Jun 15, 2018
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Jun 13, 2018
No matter what the weather is like outside, these delicious meals will have you in the…

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May 31, 2018
Five years ago, Claire Scahill was struck down with Functional Neurological Disorder…

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