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2020 CLÁR Programme will help rural communities respond to COVID-19 according to Minister Ring

Mr Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural & Community Development, today announced details of the CLÁR programme for 2020. This €5 million fund forms part of Minister’s integrated Rural Development Investment Programme. CLÁR is one element of a €30 million package of co-ordinated and complementary supports that is being launched by the Minister this week […]

Mayo County Council launches Covid-19 Restart Fund for Small Businesses

Fund designed to help small businesses get back on their feet Mayo County Council is accepting applications for the Government’s €250m Restart Fund for small businesses. The Fund provides support of between €2,000 and €10,000 for micro and small businesses to help them with the costs associated with reopening and reemploying workers following COVID-19 closures. […]

Download list: Local groups offering voluntary assistance during Covid-19

We have compiled a printable list of some of the groups around the Ballina and North Mayo area offering voluntary assistance during Covid-19, designed to be used as a handy cut-out-and-keep quick reference guide. This may be of assistance to people in the community who may not have online access. CEO Annette Maughan says: “Based […]

Other Voices – a thank you to our local sponsors

David Gray at Other Voices Ballina 2020

Moy Valley Resources IRD has applauded the businesses of Ballina and North Mayo for emphatically backing Other Voices this year, and have pledged to continue their collaboration with Mayo County Council and other local partners to explore the possibility of bringing the event back to Ballina in 2021. Moy Valley Resources IRD this year partnered […]

4 weeks to go to Other Voices Ballina 2020!

Other Voices Ballina 2020 was launched yesterday in the beautiful St Michael’s Church. The 225-year-old church saw representatives from Other Voices and event partners Mayo County Council and Moy Valley Resources IRD, along with local councillors, TDs and senators, all gathered in celebration of the return of the highly acclaimed show to historic Ballina town. […]

Elbow, Skinny Living, Denise Chaila and Jesca Hoop confirmed for Other Voices Ballina 2020

On Friday 28th and Saturday 29th February 2020, the Other Voices Festival returns once again to the gorgeous town of Ballina, Co. Mayo. The 225-year-old ancient walls of St. Michael’s Church in the heart of the town, will come alive with two very special nights of incredible music performances from both Irish and International artists […]

Moy Valley Resources AGM 2019

Moy Valley Resources AGM

The Annual General Meeting of Moy Valley Resources IRD will take place on Thursday, 28th November 2019 at 12 noon in Kennedy Glasgow House, The Quay, Ballina. All welcome.