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# westport - Monday 4 January, 2021

'Fully-equipped bar' and 'significant amount of alcohol' found at suspected shebeen in Westport
# Mayo
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# Mayo

'Fully-equipped bar' and 'significant amount of alcohol' found at suspected shebeen in Westport

Jan 4th 2021, 10:52 PM 118,688 Views 101 Comments

During the course of a search, gardaí located a number of people on the premises consuming alcohol.

# westport - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Top scorer Flynn is key as Breaffy bounce back against Westport to book Mayo senior final spot
# Final Bound
# Final Bound

Top scorer Flynn is key as Breaffy bounce back against Westport to book Mayo senior final spot

Sep 5th 2020, 8:39 PM 10,926 Views 0 Comments

The winners atoned for their loss earlier in the Mayo championship in the group stages.

# westport - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Gardaí investigating discovery of man's body in Westport Quay this morning
# The Quay
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# The Quay

Gardaí investigating discovery of man's body in Westport Quay this morning

Mar 8th 2020, 7:25 PM 34,295 Views 2 Comments

The death is currently not being treated as suspicious.

# westport - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Gardaí seize €42k worth of cocaine after raiding houses in Westport, Mayo
# Westport
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# Westport

Gardaí seize €42k worth of cocaine after raiding houses in Westport, Mayo

Nov 3rd 2019, 6:05 PM 20,933 Views 1 Comment

Officers carried out two intelligence led searches of houses over the weekend.

# westport - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

€241 million to be spent building dual carriageway and improving roads in Mayo
# Westport
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# Westport

€241 million to be spent building dual carriageway and improving roads in Mayo

Oct 15th 2019, 4:46 PM 41,182 Views 46 Comments

The project is the largest investment of public money in Co Mayo in the history of the State.

# westport - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Man charged in connection with death of 41-year-old woman in Westport
# Mayo
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# Mayo

Man charged in connection with death of 41-year-old woman in Westport

Jun 16th 2019, 1:32 PM 37,557 Views 0 Comments

The man is due to appear before sitting of Castlebar District Court at 2pm today.

# westport - Saturday 15 June, 2019

Murder investigation launched into death of 41-year-old woman in Westport
# Valerie French Kilroy
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# Valerie French Kilroy

Murder investigation launched into death of 41-year-old woman in Westport

Updated Jun 15th 2019, 9:24 PM 77,311 Views 22 Comments

A man (40s) arrested in connection with this investigation remains in garda custody.

# westport - Friday 14 June, 2019

How to do Westport like a pro: Shark views, parking tips and the pub from the classic Guinness ad
# Like A Pro
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# Like A Pro

How to do Westport like a pro: Shark views, parking tips and the pub from the classic Guinness ad

Jun 14th 2019, 5:21 PM 5,448 Views 0 Comments

Plus the “best whipped ice cream in Ireland”.

# westport - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

'I couldn't be happier': Ireland goalkeeper O'Malley satisfied with FA Cup penalty heroics
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

'I couldn't be happier': Ireland goalkeeper O'Malley satisfied with FA Cup penalty heroics

Dec 12th 2018, 12:48 PM 6,606 Views 2 Comments

Conor O’Malley saved three penalties against Bradford to book Peterborough’s place in the FA Cup third round.

# westport - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Mayo goalkeeper Conor O'Malley the FA Cup hero for Peterborough with three penalty saves
# Westport
# Westport

Mayo goalkeeper Conor O'Malley the FA Cup hero for Peterborough with three penalty saves

Dec 11th 2018, 10:59 PM 10,316 Views 2 Comments

The former St Pat’s shot-stopper produced a brilliant penalty shootout display against Bradford in the FA Cup.

# westport - Friday 5 October, 2018

Irish Rail bans alcohol on four Friday services over complaints about 'overindulging' passengers
# Booze Ban
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# Booze Ban

Irish Rail bans alcohol on four Friday services over complaints about 'overindulging' passengers

Oct 5th 2018, 12:39 PM 40,166 Views 47 Comments

The company blamed large groups for disrupting other passengers on a number of services.

# westport - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Cillian O'Connor scores 0-7 as Ballintubber book semi-final spot while Breaffy see off Westport
# Mayo GAA
# Mayo GAA

Cillian O'Connor scores 0-7 as Ballintubber book semi-final spot while Breaffy see off Westport

Sep 22nd 2018, 9:19 PM 12,342 Views 1 Comment

Ballintubber and Breaffy booked their places in the Mayo Senior Football Championship semi-finals.

# westport - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Young teenager dies in single-vehicle crash in Co Mayo
# Westport
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# Westport

Young teenager dies in single-vehicle crash in Co Mayo

Aug 5th 2018, 8:21 AM 24,408 Views 2 Comments

The incident happened at around 1am at The Quay, Clare Island, Westport.

# westport - Sunday 8 July, 2018

The global war on plastic has left manufacturers rethinking their straw productions
# Plastic Waste
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# Plastic Waste

The global war on plastic has left manufacturers rethinking their straw productions

Jul 8th 2018, 12:00 PM 17,548 Views 30 Comments

Eight million tonnes of plastic are dumped into the Earth’s oceans and seas each year.

# westport - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Westport to become Ireland's first plastic straw-free town
# The Last Straw
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# The Last Straw

Westport to become Ireland's first plastic straw-free town

May 8th 2018, 3:25 PM 23,719 Views 34 Comments

Pubs are already on board the initiative which is part of their entry into the 2018 Tidy Towns competition.

# westport - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Armagh side claim All-Ireland Schools title in third year of existence
# THE MAGIC NUMBER
# THE MAGIC NUMBER

Armagh side claim All-Ireland Schools title in third year of existence

Apr 7th 2018, 6:25 PM 12,094 Views 0 Comments

It was a day to remember for St Ronan’s College, Lurgan.

# westport - Thursday 7 September, 2017

'He should never, ever have the freedom. Or have any freedom again' - Mother of boys murdered by father
# Eoghan And Ruairi Chada
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# Eoghan And Ruairi Chada

'He should never, ever have the freedom. Or have any freedom again' - Mother of boys murdered by father

Sep 7th 2017, 11:42 AM 30,466 Views 17 Comments

Kathleen Chada will appear in a new TV3 documentary about those who have killed members of their family.

# westport - Monday 20 February, 2017

Finally Lee Keegan lifts an All-Ireland in Croke Park - 'It puts a few demons to bed'
# Fourth Time Lucky
# Fourth Time Lucky

Finally Lee Keegan lifts an All-Ireland in Croke Park - 'It puts a few demons to bed'

Feb 20th 2017, 6:15 AM 7,452 Views 1 Comment

Keegan and Westport lifted the All-Ireland club IFC title yesterday.

# westport - Friday 27 January, 2017

Forget Babestation - this man having an afternoon pint was the hero of Westport yesterday
# Afternoon Delight
From The Daily Edge
# Afternoon Delight

Forget Babestation - this man having an afternoon pint was the hero of Westport yesterday

Jan 27th 2017, 12:24 PM 9,737 Views 4 Comments

Sure why not.

# westport - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Babestation changes phone number after Westport residents plagued with calls
# Hold The Phone
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# Hold The Phone

Babestation changes phone number after Westport residents plagued with calls

Jan 26th 2017, 4:22 PM 54,935 Views 45 Comments

Some models from the station came to the Mayo town to apologise for any upset.

# westport - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Babestation TV models are coming to Mayo (but the minister won't be meeting them)
# Mayo 4 Cam
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# Mayo 4 Cam

Babestation TV models are coming to Mayo (but the minister won't be meeting them)

Jan 25th 2017, 11:04 AM 35,165 Views 48 Comments

A spokesperson for the minister said he will “absolutely not” attend a meeting.

# westport - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Adult chat line sending models to Westport after town bombarded with calls meant for Babestation
# Wrong Number
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# Wrong Number

Adult chat line sending models to Westport after town bombarded with calls meant for Babestation

Jan 24th 2017, 8:03 PM 33,900 Views 41 Comments

Babestation apologised both to disappointed callers who made the calls and Westport residents who received them.

# westport - Monday 23 January, 2017

Comreg to investigate why Westport is being plagued by calls for adult chat line
# Crossed Wires
From TheJournal.ie
# Crossed Wires

Comreg to investigate why Westport is being plagued by calls for adult chat line

Jan 23rd 2017, 9:41 PM 24,251 Views 30 Comments

Westport locals were having their phone numbers mixed up with a British adult sex line.

# westport - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Hogan stars in Kilkenny relegation battle while Keegan's Westport win Mayo intermediate title
# It's A Wrap
# It's A Wrap

Hogan stars in Kilkenny relegation battle while Keegan's Westport win Mayo intermediate title

Oct 29th 2016, 6:30 PM 13,956 Views 9 Comments

The former Hurler of the Year scored 13 points in Danesfort’s clash with Fenians.

# westport - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Boil water notice lifted for almost 50,000 people in Mayo
# Irish Water
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# Irish Water

Boil water notice lifted for almost 50,000 people in Mayo

Sep 14th 2016, 8:12 AM 5,805 Views 27 Comments

It affected several areas including Castlebar, Westport and Claremorris.

# westport - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Bluegrass music and island adventures: Here are six interesting things to do this weekend
# Out And About
From TheJournal.ie
# Out And About

Bluegrass music and island adventures: Here are six interesting things to do this weekend

Jun 11th 2016, 7:45 AM 15,538 Views 12 Comments

It’s summer. Let’s get out there!

# westport - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Garda stabbed while making an arrest awarded €1.1 million in damages
# Westport
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# Westport

Garda stabbed while making an arrest awarded €1.1 million in damages

May 12th 2016, 5:38 PM 29,159 Views 60 Comments

It is believed to be a record award.

# westport - Monday 7 March, 2016

16 tweets only people who get the Dublin-Westport train will understand
# Manulla Junction
From The Daily Edge
# Manulla Junction

16 tweets only people who get the Dublin-Westport train will understand

Mar 7th 2016, 11:09 AM 15,439 Views 2 Comments

“Seo é an traen go… Cathair na Mart.”

# westport - Saturday 20 February, 2016

10 memories of Westport House every Mayo person will recognise
# Westport House
From The Daily Edge
# Westport House

10 memories of Westport House every Mayo person will recognise

Feb 20th 2016, 11:00 AM 4,820 Views 0 Comments

Ohhhhh he lives in a house, a very big house in the countrayyyyy…

# westport - Sunday 6 December, 2015

15 of the most Mayo things that have ever happened
# Up Mayo Wherever You Go
From The Daily Edge
# Up Mayo Wherever You Go

15 of the most Mayo things that have ever happened

Dec 6th 2015, 9:30 PM 23,973 Views 3 Comments

All together now! WHERE THE OCEAN KISSES IRELAND…

# westport - Saturday 17 October, 2015

This conference is trying to turn the west into a hub for drones
# Up And Away
From TheJournal.ie
# Up And Away

This conference is trying to turn the west into a hub for drones

Oct 17th 2015, 10:00 PM 23,468 Views 13 Comments

And it involves Achill Island and kitesurfing.

# westport - Monday 28 September, 2015

This is Ireland's tidiest town...
# Bang Tidy
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# Bang Tidy

This is Ireland's tidiest town...

Sep 28th 2015, 1:30 PM 30,135 Views 35 Comments

Letterkenny has won for the first time at its 57th try.

# westport - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Mayo man hit by car ignores his injuries, gets up and treats woman
# Hero
From TheJournal.ie
# Hero

Mayo man hit by car ignores his injuries, gets up and treats woman

Aug 25th 2015, 4:16 PM 32,243 Views 9 Comments

Dave Noone says his training took over.

# westport - Monday 8 June, 2015

Watch: Ryan Tubridy liked zorbing so much he did it twice
# Rolling Rolling Rolling
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# Rolling Rolling Rolling

Watch: Ryan Tubridy liked zorbing so much he did it twice

Jun 8th 2015, 6:57 PM 15,921 Views 16 Comments

What is zorbing, you ask?

# westport - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Pictures: This is why level crossing gates exist...
# Don't Do This
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# Don't Do This

Pictures: This is why level crossing gates exist...

Jun 4th 2015, 9:30 PM 29,194 Views 20 Comments

Fortunately the car’s driver wasn’t seriously hurt. Turns out those gates are there for a reason people.

# westport - Thursday 7 May, 2015

There's a boil notice in Enda Kenny's very own constituency
# Cryptosporidium
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# Cryptosporidium

There's a boil notice in Enda Kenny's very own constituency

May 7th 2015, 7:45 AM 15,123 Views 63 Comments

The local council said that drinking water is a potential source of the disease.

# westport - Thursday 27 November, 2014

What are the best towns in Ireland for tourism?
# Thank You Come Again
From TheJournal.ie
# Thank You Come Again

What are the best towns in Ireland for tourism?

Nov 27th 2014, 10:00 PM 27,295 Views 43 Comments

Fáilte Ireland gave out some awards today…

# westport - Monday 24 November, 2014

This Westport taxi company will take you places others can't...
# Mcging's
From The Daily Edge
# Mcging's

This Westport taxi company will take you places others can't...

Nov 24th 2014, 8:41 AM 4,845 Views 1 Comment

McGing has a very special set of skills.

# westport - Friday 21 November, 2014

6 things the FAI will spend their €1.2million funding on
# Future Plans
# Future Plans

6 things the FAI will spend their €1.2million funding on

Nov 21st 2014, 12:51 PM 3,823 Views 5 Comments

The association will spread this money across six projects in areas including Mayfield and Westport

# westport - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Conor Cusack to talk about sport, suicide, and how 'it's not always about winning'
# Conference
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# Conference

Conor Cusack to talk about sport, suicide, and how 'it's not always about winning'

Oct 9th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,355 Views 4 Comments

The conference is to take place this morning in Westport.

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