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Crowd figures you can believe in - a section of the crowd at the summer racing festival at Ballybrit.

PR people’s numbers don’t necessarily always add up

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley Mathematics wasn’t many people’s favourite subject at school. But the way organisations – and their PR people in particular – exaggerate headcounts of the...
The winner of Hospitals Arts Trust poetry award will have their work displayed on UHG's Arts Corridor as part of the long-running series, Poems for Patience, which in the past has included Seamus Heaney among others.

Poems for Patience annual competition

Galway University Hospitals Arts Trust is seeking entries again for its annual poetry competition. Poems entered in the competition should be no more than 30 lines long and they must be the original work of...
The new management team at Galway WFC. From left: Maz Sweeney, assistant manager, Billy Clery, manager, and Susie Cunningham, strength and performance coach.

Clery is appointed the new manager of Galway WFC

By Francis Kennedy FORMER Galway United captain Billy Clery has been appointed manager of Galway WFC, succeeding his former boss at United, Don O’Riordan who left the club in December 2016 following a season of...
Charlie Adley

Sleeps helps – if you know you’ve actually had some!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Here I am, wide awake in bed. Is it Tuesday? Which bed is this? How does water break? Was I ever well? Where am I? Oh yeh, I’m visiting my mother....
Cass McCombs will play the Róisín Dubh on January 21.

Uniquely talented Cass McCombs for Galway concert

The superb American songwriter Cass McCombs comes to the city’s Róisín Dubh venue on Saturday, January 21. Mangy Love, which he released last year, was his eighth studio album.  The record was on the ANTI...
Tim Sniffen

Over the Edge readers cover broad spectrum

The Featured Readers in January’s Over the Edge; Open Reading at Galway City Library are  Tim Sniffen, Vinny Steed and Helena Kilty. This reading, which will take place on Thursday next, January 19, from...


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