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Tuesday 26 September 2023 Dublin: 16°C

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16 tweets only people who get the Dublin-Westport train will understand
“Seo é an traen go… Cathair na Mart.”
10 memories of Westport House every Mayo person will recognise
Ohhhhh he lives in a house, a very big house in the countrayyyyy…
15 of the most Mayo things that have ever happened
This conference is trying to turn the west into a hub for drones
And it involves Achill Island and kitesurfing.
This is Ireland's tidiest town...
Letterkenny has won for the first time at its 57th try.
Mayo man hit by car ignores his injuries, gets up and treats woman
Dave Noone says his training took over.
Watch: Ryan Tubridy liked zorbing so much he did it twice
What is zorbing, you ask?
Pictures: This is why level crossing gates exist...
Fortunately the car’s driver wasn’t seriously hurt. Turns out those gates are there for a reason people.
There's a boil notice in Enda Kenny's very own constituency
The local council said that drinking water is a potential source of the disease.
What are the best towns in Ireland for tourism?
Fáilte Ireland gave out some awards today…
This Westport taxi company will take you places others can't...
McGing has a very special set of skills.
6 things the FAI will spend their €1.2million funding on
The association will spread this money across six projects in areas including Mayfield and Westport
Conor Cusack to talk about sport, suicide, and how 'it's not always about winning'
The conference is to take place this morning in Westport.
Author found dead in her West of Ireland home
Marsha Mehran was born in Iran and grew up in Argentina. Her death is not suspicious.
Kilkenny named as Ireland’s 2013 Tourism Town
The ninth-friendliest city in the world has been honoured again this year.
Only in Ireland...
No comment.
Young woman who fell into cave is rescued in Co Mayo
The woman had suspected spinal injuries as a result of the fall.
Father charged over murders of Eoghan and Ruairi Chada
The funeral of the two young brothers will take place in Carlow tomorrow.
Man arrested in connection with murder of Chada brothers
Gardaí are appealing to owners of service stations and fast food outlets to review their CCTV footage to look for the car in which the brothers were found.
Murder inquiry underway into deaths of Chada boys
Gardaí are still awaiting permission from medical staff to speak to the young brothers’ father at Mayo General Hospital.
Two people seriously injured during Croagh Patrick pilgrimage
One woman sustained a head injury and a man in his 50s had a suspected cardiac arrest.
Young woman killed after car hits truck in Mayo
The crash happened on the main Westport to Castlebar road this morning.
Teenager remains in custody over Westport stabbing
Two other teenagers arrested in connection with the stabbing have been released.
Three arrested after teenager seriously injured in stabbing incident
The stabbing occurred in Westport, Co Mayo late last night.
Irish Rail's says new timetables will cut some journeys by up to 25 minutes
Timetable changes on intercity services to Dublin have come into effect from today but some services have been cut.
Ireland’s first national tourism town named...
It was chosen from a shortlist of ten top tourism towns.
Sports minister defends €200k grant to home town soccer club
Michael Ring says Westport United FC fully deserved a grant, while Mayo as a whole didn’t get more than it deserved.
Man due in court over cannabis grow houses
Four industrial style grow houses were found with cannabis worth a combined estimated street value of up to €5 million.
It's official... Westport is the best town in Ireland
Says who? Retail Excellence Ireland, that’s who.
Cycle for suicide awareness will go from Westport to Dublin... and back
A 500 kilometre cycle to raise awareness of suicide and depression got under way early this morning and will continue all weekend.
Mayo fan reunited with ticket - someone is due some good karma
The Gardaí were not surprised by the honest actions of the local Westport folk.
Enda Kenny: Croke Park Agreement has a lot done, but more to do
The Taoiseach also refused to discuss a possible reshuffle among Fine Gael front benchers.
Abbeyshrule in Longford is Ireland's tidiest place
Plus, the rest of the winners from this year’s SuperValu TidyTowns Awards.
Body of Irishman shot dead in Nigeria to be repatriated next week
Robert Gray was shot dead in the east of the country on Thursday. He was originally from Westport in Co Mayo.
Irish man shot dead in Nigeria ambush
The engineer in his forties was working for an Irish company in the south east of Nigeria.
Missing 56-year-old Mayo woman was last heard from on Friday - Gardaí
Gardaí are asking for the public’s assistance in finding Nan Reilly, who has gone missing from her home in Westport.
What's the most expensive Irish town to stay in?
The priciest places to spend the night in – and the cheapest – have been revealed.
Increase in Botox use to create 200 jobs in Mayo
As the product begins to be used to treat medical ailments, Allergan announces expansion to its Westport manufacturing plant.
52-year-old killed in single-car Mayo crash
A man in his 50s is killed when the car in which he was a passenger was involved in an accident; two others were not injured.
Carraig Donn design store announces 150 new jobs
Mayo-based retailer Carraig Donn is set to open 12 new stores and expand its operation online.