Greenway project sent back to drawing board

The stalled Galway to Athlone section of the Dublin to Galway Greenway is to be sent back to the drawing board. It follows a high level meeting aimed at assessing the continued failure to deliver...

Five people hospitalised following crashes

Five people were hospitalised following two separate crashes in the county overnight. A driver and three passengers were taken to hospital after the car in which they were travelling hit a wall at the Ballygaddy Road...

Shocking, scandalous, dehumanising, degrading – report pulls no punches on UHG

The Emergency Department at University Hospital Galway has been branded “shocking and disturbing” – with staff trying their best to manage a “chaotic situation” – in an independent review commissioned by the Saolta Hospital...
The Galway side which captured the Winter League at the weekend. Back row, from left: Emma Reaney, Johanna Connolly, Aine McDonagh, Lisa Gannon, Sarah Lynch, Gillian O'Connor, Dearbhla Gower, Dora Gorman, Barbara Hannon, Ciana Ní Churraoin, Charlotte Cooney, Lucy Hannon, Noelle Connolly, and Deirdre Brennan. Front: Mairead Seoighe, Ailbhe Davoren, Aoife Ní Cheallaigh, Eimear O'Kane, Shauna Hynes, Shauna Molloy, Sarah Conneally, Eimile Gavin, and Aishling Donnelly. (Missing from photo: Geraldine Conneally).

Galway claim Winter League title

Galway 1-2 Sligo 0-3 A first-half Ailbhe Davoren goal ultimately proved to be the difference for Galway in a lively, if low scoring Connacht Winter League final against Sligo at the Connacht GAA Centre of Excellence,...
The SKODA Octavia.

Škoda new car turnover increased by 29% in 2016 compared to the previous year

ŠKODA Ireland recorded a 20% volume growth in sales for 2016 as compared to 2015 in a record year which saw the brand deliver over 9,500 new vehicles. The growth has meant that ŠKODA have...

Super Bowl guru’s Galway roots!

The marketing guru for one of the biggest sporting events on the planet this year – the American football Super Bowl – hails from a well-known Galway family. Emma Newell is the Executive Vice-President of...


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