A photo of Galway city centre from the county council's archives

The way we were – Protecting archives of our past

People’s living conditions less than 100 years ago were frightening. We have come a long way. We talk about water charges today, but back then the local District Councils were erecting pumps for local...

Killimor unable to cope with MilfordÕs pace and intensity

Date Published: 06-Mar-2013Milford 3-6Killimor 1-6Eoghan Cormican at Croke ParkFOR those who arrived early into Croke Park for this All-Ireland senior club camogie final, the warning signs from a Killimor perspective were frighteningly evident for...

Hibs crash out of Connacht Junior Cup but Mervue United advance

Date Published: 11-Mar-2013Loughrea produced a terrific finale in Bohermore on Sunday as the Second Division side came from behind to shock Hibernians as they advanced to a last eight meeting with neighbours Ballinasloe Town...

Chocolate Trading is dangerous for my mental health!

Date Published: 14-Mar-2013Haven’t seen me for a while? That’s because for the last three days I’ve been drying my hands. I’m standing in a public toilet, holding my hands under a machine called something...

Home or away Ð itÕs impossible to please everyone

Date Published: 20-Mar-2013Did you ever wonder why we invest so much in our houses – and then lock them up to go away on holidays every time we get a week off?Okay, perhaps it’s...

Little margin for error as footballers host Wexford in a critical league tie

Date Published: 21-Mar-2013IN the context of the championship season ahead there is a bigger picture to look at, but for now, Galway footballers will be concentrating solely on getting a result from their Division...


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