Charlie Adley

Why do I love the people here in the west?

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Welcome aboard Adley Airways flight 202 from Londoner to Chilled-Out Scribbler. We’ll be departing from Terminal Stress and today’s flight time to our arrival at Not Very International Airport will...
Thomas Cox, Chairman of the Fr Griffins/Éire Óg GAA Club.

City GAA club is fighting tough battle to regain former glories

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon Fr. Griffin’s/Éire Óg may often be the forgotten child of Galway GAA – both in the city and county – but Chairman Thomas Cox says the once great club still...
Sinn Féin's Galway West candidate for the next general election, Mairead Farrell (Galway City East, centre), with fellow Galway councillors, Dermot Connolly (Ballinasloe), Mark Lohan (Galway City Central), and Cathal Ó Conchúir (Galway City West), with former West Tyrone MP, Pat Doherty. Inset: Trevor Ó Clochartaigh.

SF shambles: Shenannigans of the Sinners and the Shinners

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley We always knew the Shinners were fond of a row, but yowl, they’ve gone nuclear with the infighting in Galway West. Galway County Councillor Gabe...
Phil Hogan...a lot to answer for.

The ever-changing landscape of Ireland’s local government

World of Politics with Harry McGee – Phil Hogan has a lot to answer for; water charges; the Household Charge (remember that? It’s now the local property tax); the ill-fated referendum to abolish the...
Mountebellew-Moylough’s Shane Moran prepares to challenge Claregalway's Mark Rohan during Saturday's North Board U-21 A Football Final at Tuam Stadium. Photo: Enda Noone.

Mayo’s brazen attitude spells big trouble for new fixtures schedule

Inside Track with John McIntyre IT’S barely mid-December and already next year’s GAA radical and condensed fixtures programme is coming under strain. The basic tenant behind the overhaul which includes an earlier start to the...

Ciotógs no longer live in fear of heavy-handed retribution

A Different View with Dave O’Connell As always it was a great line from comedian Tommy Tiernan on the Late Late Show, as he ruminated on how quickly times can change: “We have a gay...


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