Music Festival at airport all set to fly

The 1980s reggae band UB40 and urban four-piece Rudimental, whose single 'These Days' hit the top of the UK charts last month, are the...

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Music Festival at airport all set to fly

The 1980s reggae band UB40 and urban four-piece Rudimental, whose single 'These Days' hit the top of the UK charts last month, are the...

Liddy Medal for Garda mowed down by car 38 years ago

Garda Christy Ryan was on duty at Creagh outside Ballinasloe during the Circuit of Ireland Rally 38 years ago this month when he mowed...

€880k raised by Manuela Riedo Foundation

The Manuela Riedo Foundation Ireland – founded in memory of the Swiss student so brutally murdered in Galway in 2007 – has announced that...

Ballinasloe’s fibre optic ‘big dig’ work set to start

Works on Ballinasloe enhancement scheme will commence within the next week – and it is hoped that, when completed, the town will have the...

Ward ruled out of Galway’s league semi-final against the Dubs

THE Galway Senior Ladies Football team bids to reach the Lidl National League final for the first time since 2015 when they face reigning...

SPORT

Galway's Louise Ward who has been ruled out of Sunday's National League ladies football semi-final against Dublin due to injury.

Ward ruled out of Galway’s league semi-final against the Dubs

THE Galway Senior Ladies Football team bids to reach the Lidl National League final for the first time since 2015 when they face reigning...
Connacht's Tom Farrell whose introduction helped to spark something of a late revival in their weekend PRO14 loss to Glasgow.

Connacht show some resilience in avoiding Scottish humiliation

Glasgow Warriors 35 Connacht 22 The closer to the end of the season we get, the more confusing the picture becomes. Connacht were somewhere on a...

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...

BUSINESS

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...
EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc were Joe Gilmore (right), Managing Director, Ireland West Airport and Chairman of Ireland West Airport, Arthur French, at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels.

Knock goes to Europe to discuss funds for future airport investment

Representatives from Ireland West Airport are back from a trip to Brussels after a series of meetings with the EU Transport Commission and DG...

Old Salthill at City Museum

Old Salthill, the second in a series of photographic exhibitions scheduled for 2018, is currently running at Galway City Museum. It has been curated by...

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Old Salthill at City Museum

Old Salthill at City Museum

Old Salthill, the second in a series of photographic exhibitions scheduled for 2018, is currently running at Galway City Museum. It has been curated by...
Liam O’Connor, who will play two Galway shows this weekend.

Cormac Begley and Liam O’Connor for Galway shows

Two of Ireland’s finest musicians, concertina player Cormac Begley and fiddle player, Liam O’Connor, will be in concert in the Pillar House in Balinasloe...

How can we tell the ‘woulds’ from the ‘please’?

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Sorry but you’re going to have to stay late. That mailshot has to be out by last thing tonight. You...

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Charlie Adley

How can we tell the ‘woulds’ from the ‘please’?

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Sorry but you’re going to have to stay late. That mailshot has to be out by last thing tonight. You...
Glenamaddy players Kate McGann, Eva Noone, Aoife Smyth and Eimear Collins celebrate after their school defeated Presentation Thurles in the All Ireland Post Primary Schoosl Senior B Final at Duggan Park on Sunday. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Mullins and Elliott are primed for another big Punchestown battle

Inside Track with John McIntyre THE backdrop to the upcoming Punchestown National Hunt Festival is virtually the same as 12 months ago. Just like 2017,...

Galway In Days Gone By

1918 Mysterious visitor The Co. Clare police have arrested a man who entered Crabbe Island, in a sheltered inlet of Galway Bay, near Doolin, in a...

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Winner of the City Girl Win-A-Car Competition, Miss Kathleen O'Reilly, Corrandrum, Cummer, being presented with the keys by Mr. P.J. Conlon, Managing Director, G.T.M. Traders Ltd and City Girl, Galway. Also in the picture is Mr. Sean Ashe, Sales Manager, Western Motors Ltd., Galway.

Galway In Days Gone By

1918 Mysterious visitor The Co. Clare police have arrested a man who entered Crabbe Island, in a sheltered inlet of Galway Bay, near Doolin, in a...
Most memories of the Spring of 2018 will return to Storm Emma on March 1 last that coated our fields with snow. JOE O’SHAUGHNESSY took this lovely shot of a Charolais cow and calf on the farm of Bart Keane at Keeraun, Rahoon in the aftermath of Emma.

Good riddance at last to one cold and angry Winter

Country Living with Francis Farragher Shortly after I had watched Roscommon winning the Division 2 League title against Cavan in Croke Park on Easter Sunday,...

VW increase in Commercial sales

It seems that despite downward pressure on sales figures so far this year, Volkswagen are selling more vans in almost every segment. Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles...

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The Volkswagen Crafter.

VW increase in Commercial sales

It seems that despite downward pressure on sales figures so far this year, Volkswagen are selling more vans in almost every segment. Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles...
The Citroen C3 Aircross.

New Citroen C3 Aircross is pleasing both on the eye and on the road

Car makers that dare to be different sometimes get things wrong but there are occasions when they hit the nail on the head and...
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Music Festival at airport all set to fly

The 1980s reggae band UB40 and urban four-piece Rudimental, whose single 'These Days' hit the top of the UK charts last month, are the...

SPORT

Ward ruled out of Galway’s league semi-final against the Dubs

THE Galway Senior Ladies Football team bids to reach the Lidl National League final for the first time since 2015 when they face reigning...

Connacht show some resilience in avoiding Scottish humiliation

Glasgow Warriors 35 Connacht 22 The closer to the end of the season we get, the more confusing the picture becomes. Connacht were somewhere on a...

BUSINESS

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...

Knock goes to Europe to discuss funds for future airport investment

Representatives from Ireland West Airport are back from a trip to Brussels after a series of meetings with the EU Transport Commission and DG...

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Galway In Days Gone By

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Galway In Days Gone By

1918 Mysterious visitor The Co. Clare police have arrested a man who entered Crabbe Island, in a sheltered inlet of Galway Bay, near Doolin, in a...

Good riddance at last to one cold and angry Winter

Country Living with Francis Farragher Shortly after I had watched Roscommon winning the Division 2 League title against Cavan in Croke Park on Easter Sunday,...

FARMING

€40+ for a round bale of straw ‘is scandalous’

VULNERABLE farmers in County Galway are being charged around four times the ‘going rate’ for bales of straw as the fodder crisis continues, according...

Access to pens to be greatly restricted following critical injury of...

THE days of farmers and jobbers ambling around mart pens as cattle are being moved about, have come to an end. Marts across the region...

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VW increase in Commercial sales

It seems that despite downward pressure on sales figures so far this year, Volkswagen are selling more vans in almost every segment. Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles...

New Citroen C3 Aircross is pleasing both on the eye and...

Car makers that dare to be different sometimes get things wrong but there are occasions when they hit the nail on the head and...
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