TOCHAR PHADRAIG PILGRIM WALK; from Ballintubber Abbey takes place on Reek Sunday 28th July departing the Abbey at 8.30am. A backup car will accompany all the walkers to the end. Contact Ballintubber Abbey Office 094 9030934


Reek Sunday – July 28th 2019 The annual national pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick ‘Reek Sunday’ takes place on Sunday July 28th. Mass will be celebrated on the summit on the hour with the first Mass at 8:00am and the last at 2:00pm. Confessions will be available on the summit from 7:30am to 2:00pm

Mayo Roscommon Hospice Castlebar : After years of intense planning and wonderful fundraising efforts our Mayo Hospice is near completion, we would like you to see this magnificent facility for yourselves. We welcome you or your group to join us for a tour on a day suitable to you. Tours are available beginning on Monday July 15th to Friday July 19, with late viewing on Monday and Wednesday till 8pm. If you are interested, contact us on 0849388666.


Lough Derg 2019: The Three-Day Pilgrimage is currently open. You may begin on any day until Tuesday 13th August. Advance booking is not necessary. The team can help you to co-ordinate public transport or link up with Pilgrimage Organisers in your locality. Phone Lorraine on 071 9861518, email:


NATIONAL LEARNING NETWORK: offers the expertise and time to enable people to flourish, study at your own pace and gain a qualifications. Courses available ,payments are protected and people under 26 could gain extra training allowance. Contact:; (094) 9022770; Breaffy Road, Castlebar, or website

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