Mayo’s chance to finally banish demons of the past

Inside Track with John McIntyre SIX times Mayo footballers have been beaten in All-Ireland finals since 1989 and on each occasion, they have fallen short – and badly short in their three September showdowns...

Derek’s new ginger beard – yay or nay?

Bradley Bytes – A Sort of Political Column by Dara Bradley Derek Nolan has a new look – a ginger beard. Or at least ginger stubble; he’s too fresh-faced for a full-on beard. ...

Sharon gets kick out of new dance company

City Lives - Sharon Vandermerve talks fitness and ballet with Bernie Ní Fhlatharta A brand new youth ballet company is being set up in Galway by a South African woman who has decided to...

Big hurling festival in Galway has strong international flavor

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon AS the International Hurling Festival, taking place in the city and county from September 18 to 21, draws closer, the final preparations are being put in place by Aer...

There’s sense to be found in nature’s symmetry!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley The swallows are still here, but not for long. They’re waiting for the right wind to blow and carry them away towards Africa. I wonder which way they’ll go:...

Pictures that paint a thousand words from childhood

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The photograph that defines my childhood is a black and white portrait of a small boy in grey suit – short pants – a Communion rosette and reluctant...


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