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# achill - This year 2022

Appeal for witnesses after death of pedestrian in Mayo road collision
# Achill
# Achill

Appeal for witnesses after death of pedestrian in Mayo road collision

Jul 25th 2022, 11:18 AM 15,963 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in the early hours of this morning.

# achill - All time

'We're better than this in Ireland': Justice Department calls on Achill protesters to stand down
# Direct Provision
# Direct Provision

'We're better than this in Ireland': Justice Department calls on Achill protesters to stand down

Updated Nov 1st 2019, 2:14 PM 35,538 Views 180 Comments

Locals have argued that the Achill Head Hotel is not a suitable location for emergency accommodation.

Plans to house 13 asylum seekers in Achill postponed due to ongoing protest outside hotel
# Direct Provision
# Direct Provision

Plans to house 13 asylum seekers in Achill postponed due to ongoing protest outside hotel

Oct 31st 2019, 6:41 PM 28,478 Views 140 Comments

The Department of Justice said the women were only to be in Achill for 3 months.

Woman missing from Co Mayo found safe and well
# Achill
# Achill

Woman missing from Co Mayo found safe and well

Feb 21st 2019, 10:25 PM 42,353 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance.

Major boost for Achill tourism after beach that was missing for 12 years returns
# Lost And Found
# Lost And Found

Major boost for Achill tourism after beach that was missing for 12 years returns

Nov 17th 2017, 10:29 PM 42,488 Views 27 Comments

“People were telling us the beach at Ashleam comes back every seven years. I didn’t really believe them.”

Man dies after getting caught in floods on Achill Island
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man dies after getting caught in floods on Achill Island

Sep 14th 2015, 10:40 AM 27,327 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the incident.

Irish students use holidays to help street children in Bucharest
# Helping Hands
# Helping Hands

Irish students use holidays to help street children in Bucharest

Jun 22nd 2014, 10:30 AM 9,779 Views 10 Comments

The Colaiste Pobail Acla students journey from Achill to Romania to donate their time to an Irish-run charity.

How did you spend Easter morning? This man towed a stranded dolphin back to the depths off Achill
# The Resurrection
# The Resurrection

How did you spend Easter morning? This man towed a stranded dolphin back to the depths off Achill

Apr 22nd 2014, 6:34 PM 29,361 Views 16 Comments

While most of the country was enjoying a lie-in, the Achill Coast Guard team led a local rescue mission for a stranded dolphin…

Are microwave postboxes an Irish thing now?
# Hotmail
From The Daily Edge
# Hotmail

Are microwave postboxes an Irish thing now?

Mar 20th 2014, 1:35 PM 5,022 Views 1 Comment

Keeping the letters warm and dry has never been so easy.

Pictures: Locals flock to see 20 metre fin whale washed up on Achill beach
# Keel
# Keel

Pictures: Locals flock to see 20 metre fin whale washed up on Achill beach

Dec 27th 2013, 2:39 PM 53,920 Views 45 Comments

The mammal was stranded on Christmas Eve.

Just a handful of homes still offline after storm, but UK dealing with severe flooding and power cuts
# Storm Watch
# Storm Watch

Just a handful of homes still offline after storm, but UK dealing with severe flooding and power cuts

Dec 25th 2013, 10:53 AM 7,277 Views 4 Comments

ESB crews have been out overnight reconnecting customers. In the UK — there’s tens of thousands without power, and three severe flood warnings remain in place.

Driver rescued from Achill lake after car plunges in during treacherous conditions
# Rescue
# Rescue

Driver rescued from Achill lake after car plunges in during treacherous conditions

Dec 23rd 2013, 9:45 AM 17,001 Views 13 Comments

The rescue was complicated by gale force winds, sleet and snow showers as water rapidly filled the car.

Achill-henge structure gets arty makeover and it's all to help young men
# Our Nation’s Sons
# Our Nation’s Sons

Achill-henge structure gets arty makeover and it's all to help young men

Sep 1st 2013, 7:21 PM 14,808 Views 25 Comments

Thirty 12ft art pieces are being put on the side of each pillar on the structure.

Somebody has written a song about The Square in Tallaght
# Shopping Jams
From The Daily Edge
# Shopping Jams

Somebody has written a song about The Square in Tallaght

Jul 17th 2013, 4:04 PM 3,329 Views 3 Comments

If you love to shop then this might be the song for you.

Twelve dolphins found dead on Achill Island
# Stranding
# Stranding

Twelve dolphins found dead on Achill Island

Feb 2nd 2013, 12:55 PM 20,827 Views 40 Comments

The mass stranding in Mayo was reported by the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group.

Australian police renew appeal for missing second-generation Irish woman
# Missing
# Missing

Australian police renew appeal for missing second-generation Irish woman

Nov 16th 2012, 9:33 AM 10,571 Views 14 Comments

Sarah Cafferkey, whose family is from Achill Island, has not been seen for a week.

Woman with Irish relations missing in Melbourne
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

Woman with Irish relations missing in Melbourne

Nov 14th 2012, 1:07 PM 16,260 Views 20 Comments

Sarah Cafferkey, who has relations in Achill Island, Co Mayo, was last seen by her family at home on Ross Street, Bacchus Marsh on Friday, November 9.

Mayo family to take civil case after daughter's road death is ruled accidental
# Inquest
# Inquest

Mayo family to take civil case after daughter's road death is ruled accidental

Jun 1st 2011, 6:44 PM 832 Views 0 Comments

The family of Aisling Gallagher, who died seven years ago, maintained that the incomplete road surface contributed to their daughter’s death.