One of my abiding childhood memories of family journeys to Erris was stopping off at the Musical Bridge in Bellacorick to run a stone along the parapet to hear it draw musical notes from the bridge.
Fleadh Cheoil Mhaigh Eo returns to Swinford on the weekend of 10th and 11th May and full details of the event were announced at a launch in O’Connor’s Hotel. The launch was performed by the Cathaoirleach of Mayo County Council, Cllr. John O Malley, emphasising the growing links between Mayo Comhaltas and Mayo County Council. […]
Representatives of Network Mayo were among over 150 of Ireland’s leading business women who attended a lunch in Dublin Castle to celebrate International Women’s Day. Mayo was represented by Network Mayo members, Caroline Gordon, President Network Mayo, a successful accountant and auditor based in Swinford; Olwen Dawe, an SME and project advisor and founder of […]
A former World War 11 child refugee, Marianne (Maria) Cremer from Germany hopes to reunite with the Mayo family that fostered her more than 60 years ago. Marianne was one of nearly 1000 children that came to Ireland in 1946 as part of a Red Cross initiative, which later became known as “Operation Shamrock”. Marianne […]
Swinford supermarket manager, Anne Reynolds, has been named as News Department Manager of the Year 2013, by the independent trade magazine, Shelflife, as part of the GRAM awards. Anne, who is EUROSPAR Swinford manager, was recognised amongst a number of retail managers across the country, as being a standout leader in the Irish retail grocery […]
The 2013 Fleadh Cheoil Mhaigh Eo will take place in Swinford on the weekend of 10th, 11th and 12th May.