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Busker Robin Hey in Shop Street

Top band leads campaign to get City Council to change its tune on buskers

An impassioned online plea from a well-known Irish band to preserve busking in the city centre led to a flurry of submissions to Galway City Council about its new controversial bylaws. Keywest released a video...
Amoroso String Quartet

Concert focusing on emerging ensembles

The Galway Music Residency (GMR) will host a special evening on Saturday, January 27, at 7pm in NUIG’s Emily Anderson Concert Hall, presenting its current Apprentice Ensembles in concert. The Apprentice Programme, now in its...
Westport United's Joe Collins tussling for possession with Ciaran Stenson of Calry Bohs during Sunday's Connacht Junior Cup tie at South Park. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Creaven the hero as Loughrea send Mayo champions packing

Loughrea FC 1 Westport United 0 FOR the second game in succession, Loughrea saw off highy rated opposition as they qualified for the last sixteen of the Connacht Junior Cup with a merited success over the...
Connacht's John Muldoon whose first half try helped to spark his team's revival against Worcester in the European Challenge Cup last Saturday.

Stalemate leaves men from West on brink of home ties

Worcester 24 Connacht 24 GAME number 18 in the season brought a first draw and delivered a guaranteed quarter final spot in the Challenge Cup but, overall, it did absolutely nothing to help garner a clearer...
Charlie Adley

The horror of being abused and accused

Double Vision with Charlie Adley At the time it didn’t feel like abuse. Yes, there was a clandestine cloak over the event, in the shape of the pump shed behind the school pool, but to...
Disconsolate father

Safe haven for separated parents to meet with their children is set to close

A much-heralded sanctuary for separated parents to meet their children in a safe environment with access to support staff is to close without any replacement. Its demise will leave some dads in the city...


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