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Jun 15, 2024

17 Mayo primary schools awarded SFI Curious Minds Award

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Patrick O'Donovan TD, yesterday announced 17 primary schools in Mayo have been awarded the SFI Curious Minds Award 2024. Led by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI), the programme aims…
Jun 15, 2024

SIPTU welcomed announcement of increase to hourly rate of pay

Unions say they'll look to build on recent wage increases for security industry workers. SIPTU has welcomed the announced hourly rate increase from €12.90, to €14.50 per hour. It will come into effect from July 1, followed by a jump in the premium rate…
Jun 15, 2024

A fifth MEP is good but we all need to be pointing in the same direction - Flanagan speaks following election

After days of counting, the five MEPs for the Midlands North West Constituency have been decided. Luke Ming Flanagan Independent was first over the line, topping the poles in the first count. He will be joined once again in Europe by Fine Gael’s Maria Walsh…
Jun 15, 2024

Teenager who died following medical emergency in Galway was attending Coláiste na nOileán

The teenager who died following a medical emergency in County Galway on Thursday is believed to be from the south Dublin area. It was confirmed to Midwest News by a Garda Spokesperson yesterday evening that a teenage girl had passed away on Thursday afternoon…
Jun 15, 2024

Extra MMR vaccine needed for infants travelling abroad

Infants aged from 6 to 11 months need to get an extra MMR vaccine at least 2 weeks before going abroad. The Irish College of GPs is responding to concerns about the growing incidence of measles across Europe. Overseas travel poses a high risk of measles for…
Jun 14, 2024

Teenage girl dies following a medical emergency in County Galway yesterday

A teenage girl has died following what is being describes as a “medical emergency” in County Galway. Gardaí and Emergency Services responded to the incident that occurred yesterday evening at around 4:30pm in Lettermore. A Garda Spokesperson told Midwest…

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Jun 16, 2024

Glenhest Rovers advance to Calor Gas Super Cup semi finals

Last night’s Mayo Football League results: Calor Gas Super Cup quarter final: Glenhest Rovers 5-1 Claremorris Calor Gas Super Cup Round 1: Westport w/o Ballyglass Calor Gas Premier Cup quarter final: Snugboro United 2-0 Ballyhaunis Town Calor Gas Premier Cup…
Jun 16, 2024

This weekend's Abbvie Mayo Senior Football League results

Abbvie Mayo Senior Football League results: Division 1A: Friday June 14: Knockmore 2-15 Davitts 2-6 Saturday June 15: Ballinrobe 1-7 Belmullet 1-12 Castlebar Mitchels 0-13 Breaffy 0-8 Parke Keelogues Crimlin 0-11 Charlestown Sarsfields 2-4 Ballina Stephenites…
Jun 16, 2024

Mayo Masters return to action this week

The Mayo Gaelic Masters will be back out in action this coming Thursday. They wil take on Galway in Swinford Amenity Park. Sligo’s John Gilmartin is the match referee. Throw in is at 8:00pm. (pic credit to Martin McIntyre)
Jun 16, 2024

Roscommon show their class and see off Mayo in Camogie Championship

The Mayo senior camogie ladies team lost out yesterday to a very strong Roscommon side. This was Mayo’s third consecutive defeat in the All Ireland Junior Camogie Championship. Claire McNeil scored the first goal of the game, helping Roscommon to a 1-11 to…
Jun 16, 2024

Sligo cruise past Limerick to set up Tailteann semi with Down

Sligo cruised through to the Tailteann Cup semi finals with a 17 point win over Limerick yesterday evening. Sean Carrabine was on form with 0-7, and goals from Lee Deignan and Paddy O’Connor in the second half secured victory. Sligo had nine scorers in total,…
Jun 16, 2024

Goals help Roscommon to see off Cavan and advance to preliminary quarter finals

Roscommon are through to the preliminary quarter finals in the All Ireland Senior Football Championship. Davy Burke’s side got their second win of the season yesterday evening against Cavan, racking up 3-20. Diarmuid Murtagh racked up 1-6, with midfielders…

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