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New report shows Galway Wind Park contributed €90m to Irish economy

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Galway Wind Park has already contributed almost 90 million euro to the Irish economy despite not being set to fully open until next year. That's according to a new report...
Contestent Pat Creaven performing on Gael Media's 'Glor Tire' Season 13, for TG4, recorded at The Quays Bar. Pat was mentored by Keith and Lorraine McDonald. PHOTO: SEAN MCCORMACK.

Pat hits right note as he competes on Ceol Tíre

Renmore resident Pat Creaven is a contestant in Glór Tíre’s nationwide search for a country star. Pat Creaven, who hails from Woodbrook outside the East Galway village of Newbridge, is taking part in the popular...
The Coláiste Iognáid side celebrate after retaining the Connacht Senior Schools' Cup in the Sportsground on Wednesday. Photos: INPHO/James Crombie.

Jes boys comfortably retain Senior Connacht Schools title

Coláiste Iognáid 13 Summerhill College 7 David Finn at the Sportsground Coláiste Iognáid remain top dogs in Connacht Senior schools’ rugby having overcome a spirited if limited Summerhill College, Sligo 13-7 in the Top Oil Senior Cup...
Charlie Adley

‘Brirish’ – two languages joined as one, now, so!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Twenty very odd years ago years ago I was ensconced in Pádraicín’s bar in Furbo, relating a heinous anecdote to my good friends The Body and Blitz. “Whereabouts was this in...
Athenry man Paul McNamara who has been appointed the new High Performance Director of Athletics in Ireland.

New High Performance Director is aiming high for Irish athletics

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon ATHENRY native and newly appointed High Performance Director of Athletics Ireland, Paul McNamara, believes that given the explosion in athletics membership in recent years, Ireland as a nation can “kick...

Call for €3m in Parkmore rates to be used to solve traffic crisis

Galway Chamber has called for the annual commercial rates income of €3 million from businesses in Parkmore to be ringfenced to fund a solution to the chronic traffic congestion in the area. In a pre-budget...


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