Drennan to receive remains of Bishop Casey at Cathedral

Retired Bishop of Galway Martin Drennan will tonight receive the remains of Bishop Eamonn Casey at Galway Cathedral. Large crowds and some traffic disruption are expected at the Cathedral from around 6.30 this evening ahead...

Public meeting to debate Traveller accommodation needs

A public meeting will be held in the city next week to discuss the accommodation needs of Travellers living across Galway. The event is led by Galway Traveller Movement and the Galway Anti-Racism Network. It will...

Credit unions enter final stages of amalgamation

Two of the longest established rural credit unions in the country – both located in Connemara – are in the final stages of an amalgamation process. A special general meeting of the Cashel Credit Union...

Suspected vomiting bug outbreak at UHG

The HSE has issued a statement over a suspected outbreak of the vomiting bug Norovirus on a ward at University Hospital Galway. It's asking people to comply with visitor restrictions and says in order to...

Ceremony to remember children of Mother and Baby Home

A special event to remember the children who died at the Tuam Mother and Baby Home will take place in the town on Thursday. Organisers are hoping to light and send a lantern into the...

Literary festival blends international authors with best of local talent

“Cúirt is a city and county festival. Nobody owns it. We are the temporary custodians to ensure it’s healthy and thrives before the next people take over,” said programme director Maeve Mulrennan at the...


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