Warning of traffic delays during Briarhill lights upgrade

Motorists are advised to expect some delays on Saturday as traffic lights are set to be turned off at Briarhill junction. The action is being taken by Galway City Council to facilitate the installation of...
The Doors Alive front-man Mike Griffioen who does an uncanny imitation of Jim Morrison’s voice and phrasing.

Top tribute band put The Doors in the spotlight

Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell – tribunegroove@live.ie With a front-man whose voice is eerily close to that of the late Jim Morrison, The Doors Alive ably recreate the music of the iconic group. Now, the...
Sunset on Lough Corrib from Menlo.

Legal attempt to take possession of deserted Lough Corrib island

No man is an island, but one Kerry man is trying to take ownership of a beautiful deserted island on Galway’s largest lake. Prionnsias O’Sullivan of Brosna Road, Castleisland, County Kerry has lodged an application...
Duggan Park, Ballinasloe

Galway GAA report puts focus on cash-handling ‘deficiencies’

A hard-hitting official report has questioned the manner in which gate receipts are collected at many GAA venues in Galway, pointing out that “there is no systematic reconciliation between monies collected at individual gates/...
The team from Collins McNicholas, which was named as one of Ireland’s best managed companies in the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Award Programme, pictured at the awards ceremony (from left): Fiona Collery, Payroll Manager; Antoinette O’Flaherty, Director; Regional Manager of the Mid-west region, David Fitzgibbon; Michelle Murphy, Director and Niall Murray, Managing Director. Photo: Jason Clarke.

Galway company named one of the best workplaces in Ireland

A the Galway-based and recruitment firm has been named as one of the Best Workplaces in Ireland in 2017. This is the third consecutive year that Collins McNicholas has been named as a top Irish...
Burke Bus

New junction lay-out puts buses in a jam

A North Galway bus company, which provides around 2,000 passenger journeys a day to and from Galway city, say that the new traffic lay-out at the notorious Briarhill junction in the city is adding...


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