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Residents’ anger at proposal to create access route through cul de sac

A proposal to create an access route through an already congested cul de sac in Renmore has met with fierce opposition from agitated residents – with fears surrounding traffic and access for emergency vehicles...
Aoife Sheehy, right, from Dunmore Community School, races ahead of Ellen McGeough, Sligo Grammar School, in winning the Senior Girls 400m Hurdle.

Local athletes sparkle at the Connacht track and field finals

THERE were several notable Galway performances at the Irish Life Health Connacht Schools Track and Field finals held in Athlone last Thursday. In the boys events, among the highlights were the sprints. Jack Dempsey of...
Hildegarde Naughton (FG) and Catherine Connolly (Ind), who have both declined the latest €2,707 annual salary increase awarded to Dáil deputies.

Viewers short-changed as RTÉ interviews short

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley Presenters on RTÉ, the national broadcaster, are forever cutting interviews short.  Be it on radio or television, when it comes to news and current...
Galway United's Ronan Murray takes on Finn Harps' Patrick McCourt and Ethan Boyle during Friday night's Premier Division tie at Eamonn Deacy Park. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Tribesmen aiming for home win over Bohemians to ease relegation worries

GALWAY United will hope for a return to home comforts this Friday night when they host fellow strugglers Bohemians in Eamonn Deacy Park (7.45pm) looking for the win that would lift them out of...
The Mervue United U16 team which defeated Salthill Devon (1-0) in the Galway Cup final at Eamonn Deacy Park. Back row, left to right: Lewis Waweru, Thomas Doyle, Keelan Creavan, Aidan O Halloran, Robert Carr, Conor Flaherty, Michael Okoye, Blake Cummins, Hakeem Ryan. Front row: Adam Farrell, Mikey Devaney, Charlie Concannon, Colin Kelly, Mark Melody, Ethan Flaherty, Ryan Corcoran, Charlie Filipe, Ethan Fiorentini.

West United and Ballinasloe Town square up in Cup final

FOUR Galway clubs will contest the Connacht Junior Cup and Shield finals at Eamonn Deacy Park on Sunday. On a weekend that will bring a finale to the local and provincial action, West United and...
Paul Singleton and Johanna Hynes in a scene from The Crossing.

Moving drama inspired by Titanic tragedy

A play that was inspired by a Galway man’s fateful journey on the Titanic will be brought to Galway City next month following sell-out performances in Tuam. The Crossing, which was written by Tuam-based Patricia...


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