Women convicted of running brothel from city apartment

Two women have been convicted at Galway District Court for running a brothel in a city apartment. Victoria Osakpolor and Florintina Croitoru, both of 21 The Plaza Apartments, Headford Road pleaded guilty to the charge...

New betting hall plan at Galway Racecourse

A decision is due next month on plans for a state-of-the-art new Tote building at Galway Racecourse. The existing Tote is around 40 years old and is “showing its age” according to the Race Committee,...

Town Hall set to welcome two millionth attendee

The Town Hall Theatre is set to pass yet another major milestone with the venue about to welcome its two millionth attendee over the coming weeks. This comes less than a year after the Town...

Inside the most expensive house sold in Galway City in 2016

The average price of a house in Galway City now stands at €250,000 – that's a rise of 14 percent over the past year. That compares with an average of €120,000 in the county, which...

Hundreds attend demo against Trump administration

There was a strong turnout in the city this afternoon for a demonstration against the presidency of Donald Trump. Hundreds of people gathered at Eyre Square to take part in ‘The Women's March on Washington'...

Minister ‘has new appreciation’ of Galway traffic crisis

Transport Minister Shane Ross says he has a new appreciation for the scale of the traffic crisis currently facing Galway. It follows a high level meeting held in the city this afternoon to discuss solutions...


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