Sister’s illness triggers marathon-a-week man’s incredible feat

Aiden Sheridan was really shaken when his sister, Jennifer, was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015. The Ballinasloe man is the youngest of Tommy and Eilish Sheridan’s eight children but because just a year separates...

Family pleads for return of their pet dog

A GALWAY family have this week made a heartfelt plea for a thief to return a dog to them, who holds a very special place in their hearts. Abbeyknockmoy councillor, Pete Roche and his wife...

Alternative greenway route would link historical sites across east of county

An ambitious plan involving the provision of over 150 miles of greenway across the whole of East Galway has the potential to generate millions of euros for the region as well as creating hundreds...

Galway 2020’s Croatian ‘twin city’ goes green for St Patrick’s Day

Landmarks on the skyline of Rijeka will turn green on St. Patrick’s Day this year for the first time ever as Croatia’s third largest city celebrates its new relationship with Galway city and county. Thirteenth...
James McCarthy. Picture Conor McCabe Photography.

Ireland needs a rollout of EV charging infrastructure

Ireland is facing EU fines of up to €6 billion for failing to reduce carbon emissions and to put a coherent strategy into place to achieve its target of having 50,000 electric vehicles on...
Cnoc na Greine

Light spills into beautiful country home close to Barna village

Enjoy an abundance of space and natural light in this well-designed and fitted family home situated between Barna and Furbo villages. The house at Cnoc na Gréine – on a half-acre site – was built...


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