Davy Fitz’s greatest victory – beating his childhood bullies

A Different View with Dave O’Connell There are few Irish sportspeople who can polarise opinion like the Clare hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald – he’s loved by his own and often appears hell bent on...

Government’s self-praise for big successes masks plethora of failures and half-truths

World of Politics with Harry McGee – harrymcgee@gmail.com Like the Pravda headlines during the Soviet era that always intoned that tractor production in Minsk and Volgograd had reached record outputs for the 15th year...

Troubled Galway must come out with fire in their bellies

Inside Track with John McIntyre GALWAY football supporters may have developed a certain immunity to feelings of disappointment and frustration over the past decade such has been the scale of poor results for the...

Ask them why they’re so smug. Go on, ask them

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley Some of you already know there’s a local election looming. For those of you who don’t, the country goes to...

Mary’s vibrant art finds a fan in film star Carey

City Lives - Denise McNamara meets Mary Cahalan Lee, who gave up nursing for the love of painting One of Mary Cahalan Lee’s earliest memories is rummaging around her dad’s old trunk for his...

Pure skill facility proves big hit for sports lovers

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon For sports enthusiasts, Pure Skill in Galway West Retail Park in Knocknacarra is a tiny taste of heaven. After all, it’s not every day you get to immerse yourself in ten...


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