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Tracy Bruen, who co-hosts Galway's longest-running Open-Mic night.

A perfect time of year to celebrate home-grown talent

The early months of the year can feel like a quiet time of year when it feels like there isn’t much going on. It’s a good time, then, to bring attention to the residencies...
Local breeder Eamonn Hogan with his flagship stallion Gamut at Rosshill Farm.

Galway breeding operation stands alone in west on big stallion day

A stud farm on the outskirts of Galway City is the only one in the West of Ireland to feature in the third running of the Irish Thoroughbred Marketing (ITM) Irish Stallion Trail which...

New bid to build Bushypark Pastoral Centre

Scaled-back plans for new pastoral centre, as well as an overhaul of Bushypark church, have been submitted to Galway City Council. Similar plans – which caused controversy among local residents – were approved by An...
Galway full forward Jason Flynn sends the sliotar past Offaly goalkeeper James Dempsey for his team's opening goal in Sunday's National League tie at O'Connor Park. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Visit of rejuvenated Wexford hurlers to provide a more serious test for Galway

THE visit of Wexford hurlers to the West would normally not set the pulses of local fans racing, but this Sunday at Pearse Stadium (2pm) promises to be a much more fascinating occasion as...

Council struggles to cope with bylaw submissions after Tribune story

Galway City Council staff are struggling to cope with the volume of submissions received on proposed park bylaws – this despite an earlier suggestion that this process would have been completed by now. A meeting...
Contestent Pat Creaven performing on Gael Media's 'Glor Tire' Season 13, for TG4, recorded at The Quays Bar. Pat was mentored by Keith and Lorraine McDonald. PHOTO: SEAN MCCORMACK.

Pat hits right note as he competes on Ceol Tíre

Renmore resident Pat Creaven is a contestant in Glór Tíre’s nationwide search for a country star. Pat Creaven, who hails from Woodbrook outside the East Galway village of Newbridge, is taking part in the popular...


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