St. Brigid's College students, Loughrea, who will be competing at the 'F1 in Schools' World Finals in Kuala Lumpur later this year. Left to right: Sean Brien, Ronan Mitchell, Ruth Conway, Sinéad Kennedy, Alannah Curley and Seán Fahey.

Loughrea students aiming to conquer world with miniature Formula 1 speedster

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon A group of Transition Year secondary school students from St. Brigid’s College, Loughrea, who have successfully turned their hands to designing Formula 1 cars, will compete with the brightest young...
Here’s a photograph of a Galway City Councillor posing with a potential future Taoiseach of our country. And here’s one of Pádraig Conneely, and his Fine Gael colleague, Leo Varadkar.

Tom, get it right – Mary is no lady of the night!

Bradley Bytes - A sort of political column by Dara Bradley Mary Hoade, the Galway County Councillor, has been a member of the HSE West Regional Health Forum for donkey’s years. She even goes back...
Charlie Adley

If you’re feeling confused, read despots for dummies!

We all might be dead by the time you read this.  “Aha!” you say, “You’re wrong there, because if I’m dead I can’t be reading anything at all!” That just shows you’re confused. Anything is...
Galway defender Adrian Tuohy breaking away from Limerick's Gearóid Hegarty during Sunday's National League semi-final at the Gaelic Grounds.

Galway hurlers continue to build up a big head of steam

Inside Track with John McIntyre THE silence told its own story. The Limerick supporters simply don’t believe in their team as there was hardly a murmur of excitement when captain Diarmuid Byrnes led his men...
Helping out in the city centre during the recent Galway By FM Radiothon in aid of Cancer Care West and Galway Hospice last weekend were Ann Burke, Eamon McElroy, Kara Giles, and Emer Coyne.

Live in the moment – and forget the camera phone

When we finally got to discover what caused the biggest gaffe in the history of the Oscars, it turned out that it was all because the man charged with holding the envelopes was too...
Across county bounds...Michael Fitzmaurice after his election.

Status quo to remain for West’s skewed boundaries

Sometime next month, the Constituency Commission will be making its recommendations on what changes will be needed in advance of the next general election. The changes are based on the Census – so where there’s...


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