The Charioteers, who take to the road for Pieta House, pictured in Pearse Stadium last Saturday. Back row: Lisa Porter, Noel Kelly, Aoibhinn Moynihan, Caoimhe Moynihan, Michael Larkin (Galway Hurling Committee Chairperson), Padraic Cawley (main sponsor), Eamonn Gilligan and John Hanbury (Galway hurler). Front row: Joe Burke (Pieta House), Brendan Ruddy, Cian Larkin, Damien Ryan, Keeva Ryan, Rory Moynihan, Shauna Burke (Galway senior camogie player) and Donna Burke (Pieta House). Photo: Andrew Downes, Xposure. Inset: The Charity Chariot.(Missing from picture are Audrey Slevin and Aimee Flaherty),

Charity Chariot is taking to the roads for a good cause

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon IT was a sad day when the ‘General Liam’ was laid to rest. He had been a good, faithful servant and, although prone to the odd breakdown, he was never...
Galway midfielder Peter Cooke tries to halt the progress of Mayo's Mikey Murray during the Connacht U-21 football final at Tuam Stadium on Saturday evening. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

If local GAA on the ball over 10,000 should land in Salthill

Inside Track with John McIntyre IF the GAA in Galway gets its act together, there is a glorious opportunity at Pearse Stadium on Sunday to pull off a public relations bonanza for the county’s hurlers...
Pictured back in 2002 at a thank you night to Bobby Molloy for 37 of service as both a local and national representative in the Galway Bay Hotel Salthill, were, from left: Noel Grealish; Tom Parlon, Mary Harney, her husband Brian Geoghegan, and Terry O'Flaherty.

Tom thumbs nose at city houseless and homeless

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley ‘’The last war was housing,” said Tom Parlon. “The war we’re in now is around infrastructure,” added the director general of Construction Industry Federation. It’d...

Ongoing war between the good, the bad and the ugly

Country Living with Francis Farragher There’s always a ‘draw’ to stories that offer us the possibility of eternal youth, or something as close as you could get to that illusion, but of course we all...
Sinn Féin 's general election candidate in Galway West, Councillor Mairead Farrell, pictured at Sinn Fein's Rural Ireland meeting in Maam Cross with party MEP, Matt Carty (left) and Councillor Tom Healy.

Shinners trying to poach Labour’s city canvassers

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley The stick with which hardcore Sinn Féin members used to beat their representative in Galway West, Trevor Ó Clochartaigh, with, was that he wasn’t...
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Let’s start 2018 with a beauty of a breakfast!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley There’s no better way to start the day and this New Year than with a fine breakfast, and I’m not talking about a healthy breakfast. Much as I love my...


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