Corofin joint captains Ciarán McGrath and Micheál Lundy lift the Andy Merrigan Cup after routing Nemo Rangers in the All-Ireland Club football final at Croke Park on Saturday. Photo: David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile

Brilliant Corofin put outclassed Cork rivals to the sword in All-Ireland final

IRELAND rugby’s ‘Grand Slam’ victory over England was undoubtedly the focal point of international sporting headlines on St. Patrick’s Day but, back on home soil, Corofin were borrowing a phrase from another sport in...
Finian Hanley (left): involved in dramatic rescue.

Galway football star helps brave Garda make dramatic rescue

A man was saved from almost certain death after a heroic Garda jumped into the River Corrib and brought him to shore with the help of a fellow officer and a Good Samaritan in...
Moycullen's Martin Mulkerrins on his way to victory in the All-Ireland 40x20 singles handball final in Kingscourt, Co. Cavan on Saturday. Photos: INPHO/Laszlo Geczo.

Brilliant Mulkerrins makes history with first ever Irish singles handball title

HISTORY was made in Cavan on Saturday when Martin Mulkerrins became the first Galway handballer to lift the prestigious All-Ireland 40x20 senior singles title. The Moycullen man produced an awesome performance to overcome reigning champion...
NUI Galway

Students urged to look out for each other in wake of tragedies

Galway third level students have been asked to look out for each other’s mental health following two tragedies this month. NUI Galway Students Union urged its members to keep an eye out for friends, who...

Galway syndicate collects EuroMillions win

Galway Bay fm newsroom – A syndicate from Galway have collected their half-a-million euro win from National Lottery Headquarters today. The group, who want to remain private, won the prize after matching all numbers in...

File for DPP after knife produced during Carraroe row

Galway Bay fm newsroom – A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions following an incident involving a weapon in Carraroe at the weekend. It's understood two men engaged in an argument...


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