‘This is the next new and exciting thing for Ballina’

‘This is the next new and exciting thing for Ballina’ The former military barracks in the heart of Ballina town centre has been recast as a state-of-the-art space that will now become known as Innovation Quarter – IQ Ballina. The entire complex is owned by Mayo County Council, and will be managed through a collaboration between […]

Moy Valley Resources CE scheme participants celebrate achievements

Moy Valley Resources Community Employment Scheme participants marked the formal start of a new CE Scheme year at an event in The Kennedy Glasgow Centre, The Quay, Ballina last week.   The Moy Valley Resources Community Employment Scheme is the largest CE scheme in North Mayo, and the participants were thanked for their outstanding achievements during […]

Summer Party thanks hundreds of volunteers for their contribution to Ballina

Community organisations Mayo Volunteer Centre, Moy Valley Resources IRD and Ballina 2023 recently came together to host a summer party to say a resounding ‘Thank You’ to local volunteers for their enormous contribution to Ballina. In Kennedy Glasgow House, The Quay, Ballina on the evening of Thursday, August 24, over 300 volunteers popped in to […]

Craoibhín Ballina Launches Lend A Hand Programme in North Mayo

The Craoibhín Ballina community and social centre has set up a Lend A Hand Programme in the North Mayo area as part of its support to the local community. The initiative was officially launched on Thursday, 12th October at the Craoibhín Centre on Cathedral Road, Ballina.  The new programme is designed to offer support with carrying out minor […]