Planes, trains and automobiles get rugby fans to Edinburgh!

Connacht Rugby supporters are facing as tough an endurance test just to get to Saturday’s PRO 12 final in Edinburgh, as the players expect to meet on the field against Leinster in Murrayfield. It is...

Galway man aims to live the dream

A young Galway man has beaten thousands of others to make the final four – all hoping to win their dream of a lifetime. Eugene Horan from Claregalway applied for Budweiser’s Dream Big competition with...

Goodbye to the Galway master

They came to mourn and remember the Galway golfer who paved the way for generations to follow – the man who didn’t need a name other than Himself. Christy O’Connor Senior made one final trip...

Galway singer’s lost song!

A song by a Galway musician has been chosen for a compilation of so-called ‘lost songs’ produced in the studio of choice for the likes of Queen, Michael Jackson, Led Zeppelin and Adele. Clarenbridge native...

Fianna Fail turns on itself over Galway East fall-out

A ‘civil war’ has erupted in Fianna Fáil locally following the ‘changing of the guard’ in the Galway East constituency. Party members ‘tore strips off each other’ at an explosive meeting last week to review...

Half of those on Galway housing list have already rejected a home

Almost half of the 3,500 applicants on the county’s housing list have already turned down the Council’s offer of a new home. Some have refused more than one offer – and that led to a...


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