Jim Browne: who will slip into his gown?

Staff fear brown-noser to succeed Jimmy at NUIG

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley With NUIG President close to completing his term, rumours abound at the Newcastle campus as to what Jimmy Browne will do next and who...
Deputy Catherine Connolly leaving City Hall last month. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Cheers to Catherine Connolly’s plans for a public house!

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley At last, a politician with an issue we can all rally to support. For years, Galway’s citizens have been thirsty for a public representative,...
City councillor, Padraig Conneely (left), is distraught at the fact he hasn’t had the opportunioty to butt heads with the Saolta University Hospital Group chief, Maurice Power (right) in a public forum.

Pádraig, Maurice: Galway hospitals’ Tom and Jerry

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley The game of cat and mouse between City Councillor Pádraig Conneely, and Maurice Power, the head of Saolta University Hospital Group, is an entertaining...
Traveller caravans on the grounds of Galway City Hall in February 2016. It didn't solve the issue of housing for memebrs of the Travelling community.

Travellers don’t want sites near anti-social city councillors

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley Galway City Councillors are to the body politic what bareknuckle streetfighters are to the Travelling community: a disgrace. Speaker after speaker during debate about proposed...
City councillors discuss how they would spend an additional grand each if they are deemed worthy of a payrise. Photo: Stan Shields.

What would Galway City Cllrs buy with extra €1k?

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley Councillors are getting a pay rise of a grand. Well, some of them are. Every councillor in the country, outside of the city districts,...
In his hair: Niall Ó Tuathail (left) attacked Cllr Billy Cameron over his hirsute views.

Hairy moment for Bald Billy as Soc Dem Niall’s mask slips

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley The only political party more anonymous than Labour, and perhaps Renua, is the Social Democrats. And so, in a shameless effort to appear relevant, the...

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