Galway man gets suspended sentence for hacking The Sun website

A Claregalway teenager who hacked the Sun newspaper's website has been given a suspended prison sentence. 25-year-old, Darren Martyn with an address at Cloonbiggeen was 19 years old when he and others hacked into the...
Shir Madness: "On stage, someone can be saying ‘I am sexy. Look at my body, it is here and it is good’. People like that,” she says.

Sexy, erotic, risqué and fun

Lifestyle - The Galway Burlesque Festival has attracted acts from Australia, Japan, Norway, France and the UK. And, as Judy Murphy finds out, the majority of audiences will be women Being a burlesque performer sounds...

Rural GPs struggle to survive

Rural doctors are struggling like never before amid cuts of 38% since the recession and a severe shortage of substitute doctors to allow them to achieve meaningful work life balance. Renvyle GP Alex Michel said...
Singer-songwriter Tracy Bruen.

Tracy reflects on her life in layered debut, ’Mirror’

Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell – Tracy Bruen and her band will launch their melodic and layered debut album Mirror in Galway City on Friday, June 9. Recorded in The Forge Studio in the...
A far cry from the wet April predicted by Ken Ring as a parched Connemara earth burns at Clloosh Valley after the April drought. PHOTO: JOE O'SHAUGHNESSY.

Meeting a man who’s lost faith in ‘the Ring forecasts’

Country Living with Francis Farragher Last week, while buying some provisions in the local store, I was confronted (well in a nice kind of way) by a fellow customer, who had taken my advice in...

Faherty’s late goal grabs vital win for United

Galway United 2 Finn Harps 1 A Vinny Faherty header two minutes into injury time sealed just a second win of the season for Galway United at Eamonn Deacy Park last Friday night that finally lifted...


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