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Concert & Commemoration Event

Commemoration Event.

The Soroptimist North South Conference, will be hosting a ladies day in the Mayo Peace Park at 11am on Sunday the 11th of May 2014, this will mark the 100th anniversary of world war one and the extroadinary part  women played in it.


That  night at 8pm ,we are holding  a special Centenary Concert in Christ Church, Castlebar  to mark the participation of so many young Irish men & women in that horrific war. Contact , for tickets

Ballina World War One Memorial

The news that a  new world war  one memorial is  to be unveiled in Ballina is most welcome. The local committee are to be congratulated on their fantastic  work  and achievement. Well done to all concerned. It is expected that Achill Island will  be following their  example at some stage over the next year.

Mr Johnny Garvey R.I.P.

The sad death has occurred of Mr Johnny Garvey, a Royal Air Force world war two veteran, from Buncom, Ballyheane, Castlebar. We extend our deepest sympathy  to his family.  A fireside interview  with Johnny Garvey was recorded some years ago and is featured in the  video section of this website.He died aged 97 years.