Monday 26 September 2016
Great War Casualties Remembered
One hundred years ago this week a family in the village of Lackagh was reminded of the true horrors of war when they received news that Private Richard Kearney had lost his life on the Western Front. He was the son of Patrick and Delia Kearney and their other children included Thomas (Knockdoe), John (Lackaghmore), Martin (Lackaghbeg), James (Lackaghmore), Patrick (Monroe), Peter (Wales), Delia (Galway), Catherine who emigrated to the United and Mary...read more...
David McWilliams at MeetWest 2016
Returning for its sixth year, MeetWest, a two day business networking forum, brings together a wide range of companies from the West of Ireland and further afield to network and do business. This year’s event will be hosted by Mayo County Council at the McWilliam Park Hotel Claremorris on Thursday 24 and Friday 25 November, with renowned global economist, journalist, lecturer, broadcaster and documentary maker David McWilliams lined up as guest...read more...
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