No early end in sight for Galway’s homeless

There are currently 65 people – 39 of them children – registered as homeless across the county, but a recent County Council initiative to make vacant private dwellings available to rent elicited just one...

Grant to tackle bacteria resistant to antibiotics

The EU has awarded €2.5 million to an NUI Galway spin-out which is taking on the global challenge of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. And four out of every five dairy cows exhibit signs of infections at some...

Results just perfect for Galway girl

A Leaving Cert student from Moycullen was one of just 13 pupils nationwide to achieve the perfect eight H1 grades in the Leaving Cert. Kate Duggan opened her results at Colaiste Iognaid to discover she...

Hurling legend makes his final journey home

The legendary half-back line was together one last time – as it always was with Finnerty on the right, Keady in the middle, McInerney on his left – a unit we marvelled at on...
Dave O'Connell

Time for sport to cultivate the sound of silence on the sideline

A Different View There are few more unedifying sights than that of a large red-faced father shouting abuse at the referee in a schoolboy soccer match – and I say that as someone who would...

Missing man found safe and well in Dublin

Galway Bay fm newsroom – A man missing from the city has been found safe and well. 62-year-old John ‘Jack' Ryan, was reported missing yesterday. Gardaí have confirmed that John was found safe and well in...


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