Ballindine

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Ann Gilmore closes the door for on the last day of business at the Post Office in Ballindine, Co Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

The chief executive of An Post has said he is not attacking rural Ireland but is ensuring the viability of the company. “What we are doing is the opp(...)

Postman Paul Mullaney collects the final post on the last day of business at Ballindine post office. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

9am-11am It’s just before 9am on a Friday morning, and I arrive at the post office in Ballindine, Co Mayo, at the moment the first customer of the da(...)

The scene of Monday’s fatal car crash on the N17 outside Claremorris Mayo. Photograph: Conor McKeown

The stretch of road on the N17 near Claremorris in Co Mayo where a grandmother, mother and child lost their lives in a road collision on Monday has be(...)

Kitty Fitzgerald’s coffin is carried  followed by her husband Tom’s coffin. Photograph: Paul Mealey

The deaths of Kitty and Tom Fitzgerald was a “shattering experience for the community in which they lived and were treasured,” their funeral mass in C(...)

The EPA warned Irish Water about risks of cryptosporidium contamination at a Co Mayo water scheme last year, it has emerged. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) warned Irish Water about risks of cryptosporidium contamination at a Co Mayo water scheme last year, it has (...)

A boil water notice affecting some 46,500 people across half of Co Mayo remains in place, following detection of the microscopic parasite during routine sampling late last week. File photograph: Getty Images

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is to undertake an audit of Mayo’s Lough Mask water treatment plant on Tuesday to try and determine the caus(...)

Irish Water and Mayo County Council are investigating the cause of cryptosporidium contamination which has affected drinking water supplies for almost 47,000 people across south Co Mayo. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Irish Water and Mayo County Council are investigating the cause of cryptosporidium contamination which has affected drinking water supplies for almost(...)