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Galway funk outfit Til They’re All Broken will release their debut album next week.

Quality music to lift the spirits as Autumn draws in

As back-to-school time returns, it might feel like festival season is over, and that good gigs will be thin on the ground. But that’s not the case. There are some great shows coming up...
Tadhg Murphy flying high at the programme launch for the 21st Baboró International Arts Festival for Children. Photo: Andrew Downes, xposure.

Baboró’s Festival presents vibrant programme for childen of all ages

Artists and companies from Denmark, Mexico, Argentina, USA, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, France, England and Norway will join forces with Irish performers for this year’s Baboró International Arts Festival for Children. It runs from October...
Corofin’s Gary Sice gives chase to Salthill-Knocknacarra’s Conor Halloran during Saturday's senior football championship preliminary quarter-fina at Tuam Stadium. Photos: Enda Noone.

Storming Salthill finish leaves rattled champions clinging on

Corofin 1-18 Salthill/Knocknacarra 2-12 FROM a seemingly unassailable position, nine points ahead with just ten minutes to play, Corofin were amazingly hanging on and under siege in the final minute of injury time on Saturday evening....
Galway minor team manager Jeffrey Lynskey celebrates after they defeated Cork in Sunday's All-Ireland final at Croke Park. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Galway boss Lynskey is thrilled the hard work has paid off

IT has been some rollercoaster ride for Galway minor hurling manager Jeffrey Lynskey since he took on the role in late 2014 but, in Croke Park last Sunday, he had the look of a...
Ailbhe Hayes giving the thumbs up to the Shorelines Art Exhibition.

Shorelines exhibition in Workhouse gallery shines a light on diverse art

The organisers of the popular Portumna Shorelines Arts Festival have made an appeal to County Councillors to fund proper lighting for the event’s annual art exhibition. The Festival’s Director Noelle Lynskey told guests at Saturday’s...
Councilors Padraig Conneely and Donal Lyons at the hurlers' homecoming function in the Salthill Hotel on Monday night.

Peter all too keen to ‘hijack’ hurling heroes’ homecoming

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley There were scenes of jubilation at Pearse Stadium on Monday at the homecoming for the Galway senior and minor hurlers who created history by...


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