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Charlie Adley

Being a young person is such complicated work

Double Vision with Charlie Adley That hall had never looked so vast. My back clung to the wall, beside the backs of all the other boys, while across the wooden floor, clinging to the other...
The Dyke Road car park and Black Box.

Plan for new city Cultural Quarter hits funding snag

Plans to overhaul the Dyke Road as Galway’s cultural hub have hit delays as City Hall officials try to secure finance from national and European development funds. It was confirmed at the end of last...
Kieran Marmion scores Connacht's fifth try in their 10-try rout of Zebre in the Sportsground on Saturday. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Connacht in 10-try rout of hapless Italians

Connacht 66 Zebre 21 The week-to-week analysis over a long season tends to get caught up in trends, and inevitably as a result, the bigger picture is rarely contemplated. With that in mind, here’s the bottom line...

Galway researcher creates device to prevent heart failure

A Galway bioengineer has designed a robotic heart pumping device that can help overcome heart failure. Dr Ellen Roche from Salthill, who's currently based at NUI Galway, is pioneering a specialised sleeve for placing around...

Search and rescue called off after missing man found safe and well

A search and rescue operation at Galway Docks was called off this morning after a missing man was found safe and well. The coastguard helicopter from Shannon and the Galway RNLI lifeboat were called to the...
Galway's Frank Burke, who is one of five people seeking election as President of the GAA. Photo: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

Burke wants to put the club at heart of the GAA

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon On the last weekend of February, Ardrahan native Frank Burke will put himself before GAA Congress in a bid to become only the third person from the county (Peter J Kelly...


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