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Peter Allen, Chairman Galway Race Committee, Tim Higgins, Tote Ireland, Noel Meade, trainer, with the Galway Plate, and Michael Moloney, General Manager, Galway Racecourse, attending the launch of the Summer Racing Festival in the Marker Hotel, Dublin on Monday. Photo: Andrew Downes.

Record prizemoney is up for grabs at the Galway festival

PRIZEMONEY at the upcoming Galway Summer Racing Festival is about to crash through the €2m barrier for the first time ever, with a minimun feature race value of €100,000 on each day at Ballybrit. The...

Former €100m site is now the scene of anti-social behaviour

The receivers managing a 16-acre landbank on the Western Distributor Road have complained of arson and serious anti-social behaviour on the site. Declan Taite and Anne O’Dwyer of Duff & Phelps were appointed receivers to...
No Stairway

Get ready to Rock’n’Roll with No Stairway’s city gig

To paraphrase that classic Led Zeppelin tune has it been a long time since you rock ‘n’ rolled? If the answer is yes, then right that wrong when No Stairway come to Róisín Dubh...
El Camino de Santiago is one of the oldest and most popular routes for pilgrims.

Camino documentary gets Irish premiere

The Irish premiere of the film documentary Looking for Infinity: El Camino will be screened in Galway’s Town Hall Theatre on Tuesday, September 5. The screening which starts at 5pm, will be followed by a...
Charlie Adley

This week sees grumbling all over Ireland!

Double Vision That was the news. Now over to Charlie for today’s grumbling forecast.” (Lyrical violins play during footage of long grasses swaying at ground level. Focus switches to reveal two men standing by a...

€500 – that’s what Green Leaf status has meant to Galway

Galway City Council has come under severe criticism for its ‘farcical’ management of the city’s designation as European Green Leaf City 2017 – with community groups hitting out at the delivery of just €500...


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