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May 31st, 2013 @ 14:30

Westport Smarter Travel Challenge

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Westport Smarter Travel Challenge   What is it all about?   Smarter Travel is all about you having the power to make a real difference to the environment, your health and quality of life. Everyone needs to use the car sometimes but it can also become a bit of a habit. There are some great alternatives to the car and all you need to do is give them a try for some journeys every week. It could be as simple as walking or cycling whenever ... [More]

May 28th, 2013 @ 12:11

FRC’s Unite to Tackle Youth Unemployment

    The Family Resource Centres have created a project aimed at 18-25 year-olds who are unemployed in the Mayo area. The Gaisce Community Project is a collaboration between Ballina, Westport, Castlebar and Ballinrobe Family Resource Centres, the Gaisce’s President’s Award, Mayo VEC, Mayo County Development Board, North East Leader Partnership and South West Mayo Development Company. This project is to tackle isolation issue... [More]

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May 28th, 2013 @ 11:54

Smarter Travel Enhancements

  Smarter Travel continue to transform Westport’s landscape with changes already underway at the Octagon. Later this week work will commence on James street and later in the year the Quay area  will undergo a transformation. During 2013, the planned spend is in the region of €1.7 m.... [More]

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May 28th, 2013 @ 10:55

Arts Council Funds Mayo Festivals

    Michael Ring TD has welcomed the news that 5 festivals in Mayo will benefit from Arts Council funding of €25,000. The beneficiaries are: Westport Arts Festival- €10,000 Westport Festival of Chamber Music - €4,500 Scoil Acla- €4,500 Feile Iorras- €3,000 Ceol Na Locha-€3,000... [More]

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May 22nd, 2013 @ 09:55

Chowder is best in the West

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Congratulations to Frank Walsh and John McGrath from the West Bar after securing the winning place for the second time in the annual Chowder Cook-Off in Kinsale. They competed against 32 of the top chowder producers in the country and wowed 900 voters with their culinary delight. Frank and John will travel to the USA to compete in the upcoming Newport/Rhode Island  Great Chowder Cook-Off which has been running over 30 years attended by up to... [More]

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Allergan was established in Westport in 1977 and has repeatedly expanded over the last four decades, contributing significantly to the local economy.

The Westport facility is now the largest manufacturing plant within the company network, and it also has the largest number of Allergan staff in one location, outside of the company’s corporate headquarters.

In Ireland, our focus fosters deep engagement with medical specialists and we make it our business to listen closely to their needs so that together we can advance patient care. We combine this strategic focus with a diversified approach that enables us to follow our research and development into new specialty areas where unmet needs are significant.

In partnership with the medical community, we bring scientific excellence and rigour to deliver leading products that improve patient outcomes. We know we are successful when doctors and patients place their trust in our products and our company, when our employees excel and when our efforts make a meaningful difference in the lives of the patients and communities we serve.

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