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Feb 22, 2018

Mayo-born former solicitor Michael Lynn due to be extradited from Brazil next week

Former solicitor Michael Lynn is due to be extradited from Brazil next week. His counsel Michael O’Higgins told the High Court yesterday that the Crossmolina native expects to be extradited back to Ireland on February 28. He said Mr Lynn’s lawyers were…
Feb 22, 2018

Beaches in Galway & Sligo included in TripAdvisor's top ten

Beaches in Galway and Sligo have been included in TripAdvisor’s top ten best beaches in Ireland – this year’s list is dominated by the Wild Atlantic Way. Inch Beach on the Dingle Peninsula in Kerry takes the top spot for 2018, followed Inchydoney strand near…
Feb 22, 2018

Man arrested in Westport in connection with thefts from charity boxes

Gardai in Westport have arrested a man in connection with a spate of thefts from charity boxes in licensed premises in the town. It’s understood the suspect is also being questioned about a break-in to a caravan at the rear of a B&B in Westport.
Feb 22, 2018

IFA reaches €1.9m settlement with former Secretary General Pat Smith

The Irish Farmers Association has reached a settlement with its former Secretary General Pat Smith for €1.9 million. The settlement comes ahead of a High Court case which was due to get underway next week. Pat Smith worked for the organisation for 26 years…
Feb 22, 2018

People warned about counterfeit bank notes after discovery of one in Ballina

People are being warned to be on the lookout for counterfeit bank notes after the discovery of one in Ballina earlier this week. Gardai say a counterfeit €50 was discovered after being lodged through a bank on Monday in Ballina. It is described as a very…
Feb 22, 2018

New Antrim Street in Castlebar reopens to traffic after fire at Ivy Tower Hotel

New Antrim Street in Castlebar has reopened to traffic today following a fire at the Ivy Hotel this morning. Three units of the fire service attended the scene after smoke was spotted coming from the Ivy Tower Hotel, formerly known as the Welcome Inn, this…

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Feb 22, 2018

Sligo Rovers sign goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney on loan from Chelsea

Sligo Rovers have signed goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney on loan from Chelsea. Manager Ger Lyttle says they've signed the 22-year-old to offer competition to Micháel Schlingermann. Beeney is the son of former Leeds keeper Mark Beeney who came close to declaring…
Feb 22, 2018

Draft memorandums of understanding agreed between GAA and Camogie Association, and GAA and LGFA

The GAA, Camogie Association and Ladies Gaelic Football Association (LGFA) are pleased to announce that draft memorandums of understanding have been agreed between the GAA and the Camogie Association, and between the GAA and the LGFA. The proposed memorandums…
Feb 22, 2018

Results from Oliver Kelleher Masters Cup Semi-Finals

Semi-Finals Manulla 1 v 7 Swinford ‘B’ Ballina Town 0 v 2 Castlebar Celtic Final: Swinford ‘B’ v Castlebar Celtic on Saturday 3rd March at 7pm
Feb 21, 2018

Rice College and St Attracta's book Connacht PPS Senior A Final spots

Connacht Post Primary Senior A Semi-Finals Rice College 2-16St Jarlath's 1-13 St Attracta's 3-12St Gerald's 1-07
Feb 21, 2018

Oliver Kelleher Masters Cup Final fixed for Saturday March 3rd

The Mayo League Managment Committee has decided that the Oliver Kelleher Masters Cup final will be held on Saturday 3rd March at 7pm in Solar 21 Park. The semi-finals are fixed for tonight.
Feb 21, 2018

Republic of Ireland U15 Girls enjoy strong test against Northern Ireland

REPUBLIC OF IRELAND enjoyed a strong test against their Northern Ireland scholars in the AUL Complex on February 17th in Berkeley’s first competitive fixture of the season. A lively exchange in the first period saw both sides hit the woodwork in the early…

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