A Ballina-born academic and writer whose book ‘A Brief History of the Future: The origins of the Internet’, features on many university reading lists, was honoured with an Alumni Achievement Award from University College Cork (UCC) on Friday, November 28th. Born in Ballina, Co Mayo, in 1946, John Naughton is a prominent media commentator and graduated […]
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I have been a regular visitor to Enniscoe House and Country Estate near Crossmolina for many years and it’s one of my favourite places to visit in Mayo. Located just off the R315 between Crossmolina and Lahardane, the estate’s woodland walks are the perfect antidote to the pressures of modern life.
The Clare Island Community Action Plan 2014-2019 has been launched by Michael Ring TD, Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism, and Sport. The Community Futures Day event was held at Clare Island Community Centre on Sunday, 9th November 2014. Addressing the large gathering, Minister Ring thanked the Islanders for their hospitality, community spirit, and […]