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Official Launch of

Charlestown Development Association invites all members of our community to join Joe Byrne of Midwest Radio and local guests to The Town Hall Arts Centre this Friday, 5th August at 8:30pm for the official launch of and announcement of the winning entry for the Charlestown Logo Competition. is the website that promotes all… Read more »

Charlestown, Bellaghy and Districts Development Fund Draw

Meeting Wednesday, 20th July at 9 p.m. in the Town Hall Arts Centre to proceed with a CBD Community/Revival Fund Draw to provide co funding to community enhancement and revival projects.  A representative from Mayo LEADER will present on funding options and applications following this meeting. Thanks to everyone who attended the CBD Development/Revival Fund… Read more »

Eason Creates Writing Competition

Please take a few minutes to vote for “A Tattered Coat” by Ruth Duffy from St. Joseph’s Community College, Charlestown. Ruth is a 3rd year student who has been shortlisted into the top six short stories in the Junior Cycle category of the Eason Creates Writing Competition. The winner will be determined by a panel… Read more »


Congratulations to everyone involved in the re-launch of Charlestown Arts Centre last weekend. There is now a smart new lift giving access to visitors who may have difficulty with the stairs. Iarlaith Farrell cut the ribbon and sent the new lift upwards for the first time ahead of an entertaining afternoon of art, music and… Read more »

Parish Newsletter Online

The parish newsletter will be published on the website from now on at the following address: A really handy resource for those of you unable to get your hands on the paper version from the church.    

Arts Centre Grand Re-Opening

Charlestown Arts Centre will Re-Open on Sunday 10th July to celebrate the installation of the new elevator, making the Arts Centre accessible to all! With Music , Food and Art from 2-4pm! Come join us to view the New re-vamped Arts Centre and sign up for the Summer Workshops! We have a summer programme of children’s… Read more »

Help raise funds take a selfie

Would you take a selfie and help raise funds for Charlestown Swimming Pool? Here’s how you can help: Text your friends and invite them to…. Mosey on down to Cassidy Motors on Saturday 18th June Take a selfie with the new Suzuki Baleno Email the selfie to If we get 100 selfies with the… Read more »

Charlestown Swimming Pool

Guess What! We’re going to open this Summer! YEP…this is definitely your last opportunity to swim in the cooler waters of Charlestown Swimming Pool 😂 as we have confirmed with Mayo County Council that the upgrade works will not commence in July …but we’ll definitely have our pool upgraded for next year 🙂 However! We… Read more »