New Rose of Tralee takes trip back to her Galway roots

It was a mix between a red carpet event and the return of a victorious Galway football team but not quite; a touch of glamour and a homecoming of sorts. And it was definitely a...

Weather scuppers Galway city’s cruise bonanza

The refusal by the captain of the luxury cruise ship Crystal Symphony to allow up to 1,500 passengers and crew come ashore in Galway yesterday because of poor weather has been branded a “disaster”. Following...

Students seeking Galway places caught up in rent race

Student leaders and a housing charity in Galway are dealing with an unprecedented level of people who are unable to find suitable accommodation in the city. The annual hunt for accommodation comes as property website...

New Rose remembers tragic Galway cousin in midst of her Tralee glory

The newly crowned Rose of Tralee has her roots firmly planted in the west – but on the biggest night of her life, she took time to recount the loss of her cousin in...

Emigration cuts deep into Galway GAA clubs and community

The devastating impact which emigration has had on communities throughout Co Galway in recent years is revealed today in a Connacht Tribune investigation into the “brain drain” from just four clubs across the city...

Keegan Theatre return bringing A Few Good Men

The line ‘you can’t handle the truth’, as famously snarled by Jack Nicholson playing Colonel Jessep in the award-winning 1992 film, A Few Good Men, has become the one of the most famous movie...


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