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New Zealander Jono Gibbes who has been linked with the vacant Connacht Head Coach role.

Gibbes linked to Connacht job

A coach no stranger to Ireland has emerged as the frontrunner to take over from Pat Lam as Connacht supremo next season. New Zealander Jono Gibbes is currently working as assistant coach at Top 14...
Connacht out half Jack Carty whose knee injury sustained against the Ospreys is not as serious as originally feared.

Connacht seeking maximun European points as hapless Italians roll into town

CONNACHT are on the cusp of writing another little piece of history. You wouldn’t think it, what with the doom and gloom that has descended on College Road due to poor league form, a rotten...

Judge dismisses parking prosecutions due to glitch in law

Dozens of parking summonses have been either struck out or adjourned at Galway District Court due to a glitch in the legislation. Judge Alan Mitchell gave lawyers for Galway City Council the opportunity to prove...

Man who fled €4,000 penthouse without paying set to avoid jail

One of a group of people who fled without paying for a €4,000-a-night penthouse suite in the Radisson Blu Hotel will avoid a prison sentence if he does community service. Gideon Osagiede (22), Flat 1,...

Up to 200 a day attended Emergency Dept over Christmas

It will be the end of the month before the next tranche of beds are opened in the new 75-bed unit due to the difficulty in recruiting staff – which will only further exacerbate...

2020: Galway moves on to next phase of preparations

Management of Galway’s European Capital of Culture project have moved to an ‘exhaustive’ process of preparing the city and county for 2020. City Chief Executive Brendan McGrath said the designation is of such importance to...


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