Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Picturesque city waterfall under threat

  One of the most picturesque waterfalls in Galway City could soon be a relic of the past if a management plan to clean up a much neglected waterway is not adopted immediately. ...

St Vincent de Paul in Galway up in arms over moneylender tactics

One of the biggest moneylenders in the country is now offering One4all gift vouchers instead of cash. The St Vincent de Paul has expressed concern at the new selling tactic by...

Galway City youths tackle teen drinking crisis

A group of young people from the Rahoon Youth Project in Galway Westside are currently working on a project that will tackle the problem of underage drinking in Galway. The project...

‘Johnny Concrete’ cements new role as Gunner

Former Connacht and Irish international rugby star Johnny O’Connor faces a hectic week as he moves his young family over to London in order to take up a strength and conditioning role with English...

Council declares war on right turns

THE City Council has declared war on ‘right turns’ at a number of bottleneck junctions – starting later this year – with the Raven Terrace/Fr. Griffin Road intersection first for the chop. ...

Twister on Galway Bay a fake

JULY 2013 will be fondly remembered for its double dip heatwave but the torrential downpours of recent days has meant that rainfall for the month was well above the average in Galway. ...


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