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Walsh claims abortion stance could end his political career

BY CIARAN TIERNEY Galway West TD Brian Walsh has admitted that he could be putting his political career on the line by voting against proposed legislation which includes the risk of suicide as a...

Shop assistant knocked unconscious by theft suspect

BY FRANCIS FARRAGHER Gardaí have appealed to the public for assistance in trying to track down a man who knocked a shop assistant unconscious after apparently being confronted over a shoplifting incident. ...

Buy a whole neighbourhood – estate on market for €2m

  Sick of noisy and messy neighbours? Well if you have a handy €2 million in the back pocket, there’s a chance to buy an entire estate and decide just who gets to live...

City hotels suffering from rise in bedroom boozers

  Hotels in Galway City are counting the cost of guests ‘smuggling’ in their own drink and then isolating themselves away in their rooms for the duration of their stay.  ...

Campaign to tackle scourge of litter and graffiti in city

  IN a bid to clean up Galway City, groups will be asked to choose an area they will keep free of litter and graffiti.   The ‘Adopt a Spot’ initiative...

Children are banned from visiting Galway hospital

  A blanket ban on child visitors has been imposed on University Hospital Galway to combat another outbreak of the Winter vomiting bug.   Children are more susceptible to the Winter...


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