Decadent Theatre present early play by Love/Hate writer

The success of RTÉ's series Love/Hate means its author Stuart Carolan is now one of Ireland’s hottest television talents. But long before he gained fame for this gritty TV drama, Carolan cut his teeth...

What’s the Minister’s big secret about Ballinasloe?

Is Ballinasloe the town the IDA forgot? The question was posed this week after the Jobs Minister, Richard Bruton, refused to give details of site visits by IDA clients to the County Galway town. Minister...

New student arrives just in time to save Galway teacher’s job!

An eight year old girl has become an instant hero on her first day of school in Connemara – simply by turning up! Because by enrolling in Cleggan National School, the fourth class student managed...

Galway lobby says VAT rate cut is recipe for success

Galway has been one of the biggest beneficiaries in the country of the special VAT rate for the hospitality sector, with almost 1,750 jobs created in the industry over the past three years. According to...
Emmet Scanlon, who was based in Galway for almost a decade

Free Galway shows as Emmet Scanlan launches new EP

Emmet Scanlan & What the Good Thought will play two free shows in Galway this month to celebrate the release of their latest EP, From the Inside Out. The first is in The Crane...

Bionic arms give Galway girl Katie a new lease of life

A young Connemara woman who was born without arms is currently in Boston getting used to her new bionic limbs. Twenty three year old Katie O’Halloran from Cill Chiaráin travelled to Boston with her mother...


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