€115,707 has been secured for three Mayo projects under the Community Monuments Fund.
The funding has been welcomed by Mayo deputy Michael Ring. He says the core objective of the Community Monuments Fund is to support the conservation, maintenance, protection and promotion of local monuments and historic sites.
The projects being funded in the Mayo local authority area are:
55,000 euro for Kilteaney Church, Bangor
48,672 euro for Kilgeever Church, Louisburgh
12,035 euro for Ballyheane Church and graveyard.