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Strict Galway stance on murals ‘a cause of frustration’

Galway will be hoping to emerge triumphant over Waterford on Sunday in the hurling – but there’s one area where the Déise is already streets ahead. This summer, Waterford hosted its fourth annual ‘Waterford Walls...

G Hotel moves to reassure guests as examiner appointed

The G Hotel has moved to reassure guests that all reservations will be honoured and functions will go ahead, after their operating companies entered examinership. And property developer Gerry Barrett has said his other business...

Still no sign of new burial ground as cemetery runs out of space

There are renewed calls for more urgency on behalf of Galway City Council in identifying land for a new burial ground on the east side of the city. Bohermore Cemetery has no more double plots...
Micheál Breathnach's Cian Ó Griallais wins this diuel for possessio with Mike Fahy of St James' during Sunday's senior football championship clash at Pearse Stadium. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Green flags from Lydon and Fahy see St James’ through

St James’ 2-9 Micheál Breathnach 0-12 WHEN these two sides met at the same stage in 2014, it was the men of Micheál Breathnach who surprisingly booked their passage through to the quarter-finals thanks to a...
Gort showjumper Jessica Burke, who will compete at the World Breeding Jumping Championships for Young Horses in Lanaken, Belgium between September 20-24.

Experienced Burke jumping her way to international recognition

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon Given the prominence of Gort’s Jessica Burke on the showjumping circuit, particularly over the last decade, it is hard to believe she is only 25 years of age. Then again,...
Cllr Terry O'Flaherty at Ballyloughane Beach which, much to her chagrin, has been closed to swimming again this year.

‘Little brown trout’ in bay make mockery of Green Leaf

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley There was a downpour of rain there yesterday, which means if you go for a September swim at any of our city beaches, the...


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