Parking meter ‘irregularities’ could see Council €1m out of pocket

Alleged “irregularities” in relation to Pay and Display parking meters and other local authority property could have left Galway City Council out of pocket by up to €1 million, it has been claimed in...

DASH app ensures all students get safely home

A Galway tech student has come up with an app to ensure that students get safely home at night – even if they are without cash or their bank card. DASH – which stands for...

Minister puts spotlight on pike threat to pearl mussel

The presence of pike on the water systems in North Connemara may be indirectly damaging an endangered species, freshwater pearl mussel, a Government Minister has said. Heather Humphreys, who is responsible for Arts, Heritage, Regional,...

‘Found-ons’ leave award-winning pub fearing forced closure

The Galway pub voted best traditional bar in the country could face closure after it was raided four times for selling alcohol after hours, with over 50 people found on site in full swing...
The new BMW 5 Series Tourer.

BMW announce details of new 5 Series Touring

Details of BMW’s 5 Series Touring, which upholds a long tradition of being a suitable estate car for the premium car buyer who wants it all, have been announced. It comes to the market...
Across the benches...Taoiseach Enda Kenny chats with Jim Daly, one of that rarest of breeds - a Fine Gael backbencher.

Political landscape takes on different look in present Dail

World of Politics with Harry McGee -  harrymcgee@gmail.com Jim Daly is a Dáil Deputy for Cork South West; a former schoolteacher, he’s a nice guy, and he’s not a fan of Enda Kenny. He’s also...

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