Rout of U-21s makes bad summer even worse for Galway

Inside Track with John McIntyre THERE was an air of weary resignation among the handful of Galway supporters departing Thurles last Saturday evening. They had headed to Semple Stadium far more in hope than...

Top journo Geraldine recalls her glory days

City Lives - Geraldine Warren talks to Jessica Thompson about her exciting career When the world woke to the biggest news story of the decade on the last day of August 1997, a Salthill...

Do the hokey pokey – that’s what it’s all about!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Oh Adley, you silly beast. What on earth made you think you could make plans? Life happens: majestic, terrible and ecstatic, pushing far beyond the cosy confines of plans....

Silver lining for Galway woman at the World Transplant Games

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon ALTHOUGH she claimed a silver medal in the 400m track event at the 19th World Transplant Games in South Africa recently, Renmore native Sinead McGowan stresses the greater celebration...

Moving the Euro constituency goalposts one more time – but who’ll notice the difference?

World of Politics with Harry McGee – I’d say only a tiny percentage of the electorate in Galway could name the three MEPs for the North West constituency without any difficulty. I’ll go...

Farmhouse kitchens are nothing like their brochure images

A Different View with Dave O’Connell You’d have to wonder if all of these people who crave a country-style kitchen have ever actually been in a real farmhouse. Because the farmhouse...


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