Former Independent News & Media executive Frank Mulrennan, now the chief executive of Celtic Media Group, said: “We are delighted that a newspaper with a publishing tradition back to 1828 will now be joining our company.”

The Connaught Telegraph newspaper, based in Castlebar, Co Mayo, and one of Ireland’s oldest newspapers, has been bought out of liquidation by the Celt(...)

Mayo’s Alan Freeman celebrates scoring the opening goal in Castlebar.  Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Mayo 5-11 London 0-10: So the first globalised Connacht football final ended up distinctly local, as Mayo effectively waltzed around their home ground(...)

Mayo’s Alan Freeman (right) and Niall Carty of Roscommon at MacHale Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Mayo 0-21 Roscommon 0-9: As if in mute representation of Roscommon’s challenge at Elvery’s MacHale Park, at the end of yesterday’s match the sponso(...)

Gardai in Co Mayo have arrested a teenager following a stabbing incident in Castlebar today.

Gardaí in Co Mayo have arrested a teenager following a stabbing in Castlebar this afternoon. A man in his late teens was taken to hospit(...)