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Castlebar Chamber of Commerce: Check out their web site for local business information and contacts.

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs: Check out the latest job listings. Employers if you would like to advertise a job.

You can also quickly place your own job offers or jobs wanted notices in our new small ads jobs section.

What You Think: Read Your Comments on the Castlebar web pages

Faces and Places: Over 3000 photographs for you to browse through with a West of Ireland emphasis.

Mid-week in Castlebar Castlebar.News - Bulletin Board

Tom Campbell visited St. Patrick's B.N.S. Castlebar to take photos of the First Communion classes. Click for more.

50,000 Prize We hit the 50,000th message on the Castlebar Bulletin Board on Friday last! That's 50,000 individual messages posted here! To help browse through the archive here's a new index to the BB from November 1998 to July 2002.

Parish Newsletter: This newsletter for Sunday 21st July contains all the lastest Parish News from Castlebar.

In Case of Nuclear Emergency: Take those iodine tablets - read the latest health newsletter on taking iodine in the event of a nuclear emergency. One of a dozen health-related articles from John O'Donnell's Pharmacy on Ellison Street.

60,000 Visitors Each month some 60,000 to 70,000 visits to the main Castlebar web site - and most are local Mayo people. Why not advertise your Mayo business. here?

Host your Website in Castlebar Our server is actually physically located in Castlebar. Our expertise can help you to get on the web quickly and with no fuss - at prices ranging from free to a few hundred euros for advanced ecommerce hosting.

Do you take photographs? You can now submit articles, short news items and photos directly to Castlebar.News - Find out how to submit an article to Castlebar.News our online magazine.

Find your ancestors: on our Roots Page. You can now search our archive for particular family names to assist in seeking your roots.

Say Hi! to Castlebar or the folks back home.

Walks 2002: W Karel uploaded lots of photos - batch 1 and - batch 2 - following the 2002 walks in Castlebar. Murisín Durcan snapped the walkers relaxing at the Welcome Inn Walks HQ. Also we took some photos of the Ramble 7th July 2002.

Walks Archive:We also have lots of archived photos from the Castlebar Four Days Walks. The Opening Parade from 2000. Taking a rest at Burren Bridge during the ramble across the Castlebar countryside. The long and winding road finishing up with the Blister Ball. We even made a video of the 2000 Walks (Realplayer required). Finally some really old photos.

Local Papers: Our pick from the local papers includes: Battle of old and new for radio licence in the Mayo News, Internal row erupting in Fine Gael over airport board post in the Connaught, and Greatest success in a decade for Castlebar athletes in the Western People.


- Mitchels Football and Hurling
- Swimming news
- Sailing Results
- Tennis Club News
- Boxing Club News
- Snugboro United
- Basketball Fixtures

Councillor Michael Kilcoyne, the newly elected Mayor of Castlebar. Photo by Tom Campbell.

The Hidden West: View our West of Ireland Photo Gallery from Addergoole to Turlough depicting, for example, castles - mountains - lakes - old ruins - -wild coastline - seaside villages - and unusual collections of gates, handball alleys, boats round towers off the beaten track in Mayo Galway, Sligo and Donegal.

South Mayo MS: New website launch including photos of an Taoiseach Bertie Ahern opening the new MS Care Centre.

24th July 2002

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Virtual Tour
Tennis Courts
Town Plan
Old Blues Pub Map
Clare Island
Heneghans Town Map
Mayo Galway Dive Sites

Community Radio: Catch our CRCFM webcasts between 08:00 and 22:30 each day. Supporting CRCFM here on the Web.

Photos Wanted: If you have a digital camera or a regular camera and scanner you can now upload photographs directly to the Castlebar Web Site. Check out the details if you are interested in becoming a regular or occasional contributor.

Name that face: You can now search for names and places through hundreds of photographs that have we have featured on the Castlebar site.

"The Yeller Pages": Can you find a Castlebar Business that is not listed here. Listings are free for Castlebar businesses so if your business is not listed please fill in the online form. Why not add a photograph at a small annual fee?

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