Galway In Days Gone By – A browse through the archives of the Connacht...

1913 Suicide attempt A fair-haired lad, of apparently not more than twenty, was put into the dock before Mr. Justice Madden, at the Galway Summer Assizes, and indicted for an attempt to commit suicide...

Celebration of Kenneth Webb

An exhibition marking the 60-year association between Connemara based artist Kenneth Webb and the Kenny Gallery is currently taking place in the city gallery and will run until August 8. Kenneth...

Rod reinvents himself after half a century of evolution

TV Watch with Dave O’Connell  Whatever about the merits of some of his musical offerings during what we might call the disco dirge period, Rod Stewart certainly enjoyed himself along the way, hooking up...

Castle set to come alive to the sounds of summer music

Lifestyle - Judy Murphy finds a school where the teachers are classical performers from all over the world The sound of music will echo through every nook and cranny of Claregalway Castle from August...

Galway In Days Gone By

1913 Salthill improvement Sir, While awaiting the much-needed improvements in Salthill which all hope may be able to be carried out as a result of the forthcoming Bazaar, there are a few matters which...

Bias over balance is key to covering sport on the box

TV Watch with Dave O’Connell Apocryphal though it may be, it is said that RTE’s legendary soccer commentator and self-professed Shamrock Rovers die-hard Philip Greene who once famously handed back to studio from a...


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