"Old Port to Newport"

This documentary recounts the story of Newport, County Mayo in a new and exciting way. From its origins as the old port of Burrishoole a few miles west of the present town, the film follows the lives and times of a host of characters who played significant roles in the development of the new port.

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"Entertaining and educational, a remarkable piece of film making" - The Mayo News

Purple Foxglove Films is pleased to present this documentary film that offers many insights into the history and heritage of this part of County Mayo

"Fantastic documentary, really looking forward to the next one!"

Terry Williams