Council undertakes housing list cull

Around 1,500 households could lose their spot on the Galway County Council social housing waiting list, because they have not responded to correspondence from...

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Council undertakes housing list cull

Around 1,500 households could lose their spot on the Galway County Council social housing waiting list, because they have not responded to correspondence from...

Hair we go – Ellie has retiring rugby legend cut her ponytail for charity

A NINE-YEAR-OLD Abbeyknockmoy girl celebrated her birthday with a difference last week when retiring Connacht rugby captain John Muldoon ‘chopped off’ her beautifully plaited...

Anglers fear for future of west’s rivers

Leading angling groups across the west have lashed out this week at the state’s decision to withdraw from vital conservation work on the country’s...

Galway man’s ultimate endurance test through the Sahara

by Martha Brennan Galway’s latest marathon man is back home and resting his feet this week – after spending six days running through 50 degree...

Portumna dig deep as Gort let big lead slip

Portumna 0-21 Gort  0-17 A final quarter surge, in which Portumna outscored Gort by 10 points to two, saw Joe Keane’s outfit come from behind to...

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Portumna's Peter Smith comes under pressure from the Gort duo of Keith Killilea and Sylvie Og Linnane. Photos: Enda Noone.

Portumna dig deep as Gort let big lead slip

Portumna 0-21 Gort  0-17 A final quarter surge, in which Portumna outscored Gort by 10 points to two, saw Joe Keane’s outfit come from behind to...
Ardrahan's Jonathan Glynn finds himself outnumbered by Moycullen defenders, including Kevin Donovan. Photos: Joe Shaughnessy.

Moycullen claw back 10 point deficit to snatch unlikely draw

Ardrahan 2-12 Moycullen 1-15 On a windy afternoon by the sea, Moycullen recorded their second successive draw in Group 2, but there was no argument over...

Revive Active celebrates top award at business summit

Galway company Revive Active won the All-Star Business Award within the ‘Made In Ireland’ Category at the event held in Croke Park last Thursday. The...

BUSINESS

Daithi O’Connor of Revive Active, Winners of the All-Star Made in Ireland section at the Fourth Annual All-Ireland Business Summit, with Chairperson Dr. Briga Hynes (left) of the Kemmy Business School at UL and sponsor Siobhan Kelly of NGA Human Resources.

Revive Active celebrates top award at business summit

Galway company Revive Active won the All-Star Business Award within the ‘Made In Ireland’ Category at the event held in Croke Park last Thursday. The...
Tourism boost...an Emerald Star Shannon Cruiser at Portumna.

East Galway braced for tourism upsurge

Tourism interests across East Galway received a major boost last week with the launch of ‘Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands’ – Fáilte Ireland’s new tourism brand...

Memorable debut from slow-burner Aoibheann

Arts Week with Judy Murphy “Children fascinate me with their take on things. Before my daughter was born, I believed we were products of nurture;...

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Aoibheann’s debut novel, Marina, has just been published.

Memorable debut from slow-burner Aoibheann

Arts Week with Judy Murphy “Children fascinate me with their take on things. Before my daughter was born, I believed we were products of nurture;...
Galway based Croí-8: Blending folk and trad music.

Croí-8 making a mark with One Step Closer

Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell – tribunegroove@gmail.com The Galway based band Croí-8 are currently getting the word out about their debut album, One Step Closer,...

Nothing lasts forever – at least on the electrical front

A Different View with Dave O’Connell Back in the day, when you bought your first new house, the Government gave you what was known as...

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Nothing lasts forever – at least on the electrical front

A Different View with Dave O’Connell Back in the day, when you bought your first new house, the Government gave you what was known as...

Opinions always differ on the validity of political polls

World of Politics with Harry McGee  -  harrymcgee@gmail.com The modern opinion poll was created by an American journalist and academic called George Gallup, who, back...

Galway In Days Gone By

1918 Conscription menace Speaking at St. Ignatius Church, Galway, on Sunday, the Rev. Father Cahill, S.J., alluded to the appalling menace of conscription with which the...

LIFESTYLE

Rail workers at Galway Railway Station in 1955 (from left): Johnny Foy, Mervue; John Mulkerrins, Old Clybaun Road; and Dennis Lally Henry Street.

Galway In Days Gone By

1918 Conscription menace Speaking at St. Ignatius Church, Galway, on Sunday, the Rev. Father Cahill, S.J., alluded to the appalling menace of conscription with which the...
Fregoli Theatre Company Director Maria Tivnan (left) during rehearsal with (from left) actors Maria Dillon, Jerry Fitzgerald, ÓisÍn Robbins and Jarlath Tivnan. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Centre stage

Lifestyle - Professional Galway drama troupe, Fregoli, will be in the spotlight next week when they premiere an exciting original production for the Galway...

New Mondeo HEV has the best of both worlds

With the focus of most car makers swinging towards better solutions for the environment, more and more of them are coming up with alternative...

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The new Ford Mondeo HEV.

New Mondeo HEV has the best of both worlds

With the focus of most car makers swinging towards better solutions for the environment, more and more of them are coming up with alternative...
The new VW Polo.

Additional space gives new VW Polo the feeling of a more expensive model

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Council undertakes housing list cull

Around 1,500 households could lose their spot on the Galway County Council social housing waiting list, because they have not responded to correspondence from...

SPORT

Portumna dig deep as Gort let big lead slip

Portumna 0-21 Gort  0-17 A final quarter surge, in which Portumna outscored Gort by 10 points to two, saw Joe Keane’s outfit come from behind to...

Moycullen claw back 10 point deficit to snatch unlikely draw

Ardrahan 2-12 Moycullen 1-15 On a windy afternoon by the sea, Moycullen recorded their second successive draw in Group 2, but there was no argument over...

BUSINESS

Revive Active celebrates top award at business summit

Galway company Revive Active won the All-Star Business Award within the ‘Made In Ireland’ Category at the event held in Croke Park last Thursday. The...

East Galway braced for tourism upsurge

Tourism interests across East Galway received a major boost last week with the launch of ‘Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands’ – Fáilte Ireland’s new tourism brand...

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Galway In Days Gone By

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Galway In Days Gone By

1918 Conscription menace Speaking at St. Ignatius Church, Galway, on Sunday, the Rev. Father Cahill, S.J., alluded to the appalling menace of conscription with which the...

Centre stage

Lifestyle - Professional Galway drama troupe, Fregoli, will be in the spotlight next week when they premiere an exciting original production for the Galway...

FARMING

Relief as Minister ‘parks’ tests on tractors

THE decision by Transport Minister, Shane Ross, to confine the roadworthiness test for tractors to machines capable of doing more than 40km/h involved in...

Department clinics going well as farmers move to online applications

THE push is on to get all farmers to have their Basic Payments Scheme application (BPS) submitted on time and online before the closing...

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New Mondeo HEV has the best of both worlds

With the focus of most car makers swinging towards better solutions for the environment, more and more of them are coming up with alternative...

Additional space gives new VW Polo the feeling of a more...

Is Messi better than Best or Maradona? Is Sexton as good a Jackie Kyle? Joe Canning or Joe Cooney? We all have our opinions and...
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