Sonny’s star on the rise with Irish lacrosse side

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon It may have been the 1999 cult comedy American Pie that first brought lacrosse to the attention of a certain generation this side of the Atlantic Ocean, but for...

Even the coolest of parents will always be old fogeys

A Different View with Dave O’Connell It should have surprised no one to learn that Facebook will soon be the new Bebo, consigned to the refuse tip of technology because its primary market –...

A new world champion and the comeback of the year !

The sporting year may be barely a wet week old – a really REALLY wet one – but already we’ve seen the crowning of a world champion and a comeback that will be difficult...

Election wobbles aplenty but no dramatic falls on the cards for political year ahead

World of Politics with Harry McGee – How eventful a political year will 2014 be? Well there's no general election but a local election. The troika has gone and the stabilisers have been...

McDonnell Park tops Galway Cllrs’ Honours List

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column It may have slipped your notice but, ladies and gentlemen, we can confirm that one of our esteemed city councillors has been elevated to the status...

Barmaids and old tower houses lure Rosie west

City Lives - Denise McNamara meets American Rosie Webb, Galway City Council’s Senior Executive Architect It was old tower houses and Irish bar maids that lured architect Rosie Webb to Galway. Tower houses across...


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