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Action urged to reduce speed along accident blackspot

Three accidents over recent months on a notorious stretch of city roadway are clear warning signs that more safety measures to be put in place, according to local representatives. A section of the Grattan Road...

Warning to retailers on posting of shoplifter CCTV images

Retailers have been advised to ‘tread warily’ in terms of posting pictures on Facebook or other social media outlets of suspected shoplifters or robbers. Over recent weeks, some shop owners have posted images of suspected...

Family still searches for answers 19 years after brutal murder

The family of murdered city taxi driver Eileen Costello O’Shaughnessy, who was brutally killed 19 years ago, do not believe there is any hope of finding those responsible. They haven’t heard from the Gardaí in...

Santa ahead of schedule because of windy weather

Boys and girls should make sure to be in bed early tonight, as Santa will make his deliveries quicker than usual because of the winds outside. Along with his reindeer, he is expected to make...

110km/h gusts prompt Christmas warning for road users

Road users have been warned to be extra careful if travelling on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, with gusts of up to 110km/h expected. A Status Yellow wind warning is in operation for Galway since...

Council investigating illegal dumping at Ballindooley

The County Council is working to establish the identity of those responsible for serious illegal dumping in Ballindooley. Councillor James Charity said the perpetrators used a vehicle to ram open a gate in the area and...


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