Manchester Irish Festival 2014 News

Sir Alex Ferguson helps launch Joe Kennedy’s book in Manchester

Joe Kennedy's book On the Strength of a Ten Bob Note is launched in Manchester

Yorkshire band commemorate Mayo Famine at Levenshulme Festival

A song about the Mayo Famine called 'Irish Fields' is to be showcased in Levenshulme on Friday 7 November

Mayo Man crowned as Manchester’s Cabbage King

Paul Cawley is crowned as the 2014 Cabbage King for the 14th time

Celebrity soaked Supercar Spectacle comes to Ballina in County Mayo

Cannonball 2014 will be coming to Ballina on Saturday 13 September in the Quay Village at 12.30pm

Mayo set designer helps stage play in Dublin

Mayo set designer will help stage Electra in Dublin from 20 to 23 August 2014

Mayo Diaspora weekend sets new records

Over 31,000 attended events during the 2014 Mayo Manchester Diaspora weekend

Sell Out Mayo Manchester Concert launches Diaspora weekend

The Concert featuring musicians, singers and dancers from Manchester and Mayo was staged on Saturday 2 August in Attymass

Manchester joins forces with Mayo to promote new €5 Million Irish Whiskey Distillery

Manchester Mayo group help launch Nephin Whiskey in Lahardane, County Mayo

Manchester help promote Hat Designer in Mayo

Mayo Manchester joined forces with Michelle Mulherin to help launch a new range of Hats in Mayo

Manchester launch Diaspora weekend at Ireland West Airport

Mayo Manchester launh their 2014 Diaspora Event at Ireland West Airport

Irish Prime Minister Praises Manchester Mayo Diaspora weekend

An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD sends a letter of support to 2014 Manchester Mayo Diaspora weekend

Manchester return to Mayo to stage Annual Tourism Lunch at Bonniconlon Show

The 2014 Manchester Mayo Business and Tourism Annual Lunch will take place on Monday 4 August at the Bonniconlon Show, just outside Ballina in County Mayo

2014 Manchester Mayo Diaspora Concert

This special concert will take place in Attymass, just outside Ballina in County Mayo on Saturday 2 August