Galway students shine at making movies

A host of budding filmmakers made their mark at the Galway regional finals of Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year 2019 – with their...

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Jack McKenna, 17, pictured at the Galway regional heats for Ireland's Young Filmmaker of the Year Awards 2019 at the Town Hall Theatre with his school-mates from Coláiste Bhaile Chláir after winning the Audience Award for their film ' Ron Gone!'.

Galway students shine at making movies

A host of budding filmmakers made their mark at the Galway regional finals of Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year 2019 – with their...

Derry Girls star is Galway to her core!

By Connell McHugh It’s difficult to imagine anybody but the current cast of Channel 4’s hit comedy Derry Girls playing all of our favourite characters....

Corofin are club kingpins once again

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Doctor or nurse assaulted every second day at Galway hospitals

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Galway in the league semi-finals as visitors take a nap

GALWAY 3-21          WEXFORD 3-11                    Kevin Egan at Pearse Stadium ONE of the most iconic photos in the history of sports photography is that of Muhammad Ali standing...

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Galway's Brian Concannon tries to halt the progress of Wexford's Simon Donohoe during Saturday's National Hurling League quarter-final at Pearse Stadium. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Galway in the league semi-finals as visitors take a nap

GALWAY 3-21          WEXFORD 3-11                    Kevin Egan at Pearse Stadium ONE of the most iconic photos in the history of sports photography is that of Muhammad Ali standing...
Micheál Burns of Dr. Crokes' is tackled by Corofin's Dylan Wall and Cathal Silke during Sunday's All-Ireland Club senior football final at Croke Park. Photo: Harry Murphy/Sportsfile

Corofin seal their place in history with another terrific final display

Corofin 2-16 Dr Crokes 0-10 Dara Bradley at Croke Park OKAY lads, you can stop looking now, we’ve found it: the best club football team ever. With respect...

Minister addresses Galway conference on urban growth

The Minster for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Eoghan Murphy will be joined by National Transport Authority CEO Anne Graham and Land Development Agency...

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Minister Eoghan Murphy

Minister addresses Galway conference on urban growth

The Minster for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Eoghan Murphy will be joined by National Transport Authority CEO Anne Graham and Land Development Agency...

State scheme offers hope to homeowners

A leading finance expert has offered hope to Galway’s distressed mortgage holders by insisting that those who are eligible for the Government’s mortgage-to-rent scheme...

New album and tour shows Mickey Joe is still all Harte

Groove Tube with Cian O’Connell Mickey Joe Harte went viral before going viral was even a thing. It’s been sixteen years since the Donegal singer-songwriter...

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Mickey Joe Harte...Monroe's Live.

New album and tour shows Mickey Joe is still all Harte

Groove Tube with Cian O’Connell Mickey Joe Harte went viral before going viral was even a thing. It’s been sixteen years since the Donegal singer-songwriter...
Sarah Nicolls with her inside-out grand piano.

Sarah captures wonders of nature on unique piano

Arts Week with Judy Murphy One of the UK’s most innovative and exciting composers, Sarah Nicolls, will be in Galway next weekend performing her latest...

Smartphone zombies are the biggest menace on our streets

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The Chinese may have questions to answer when it comes to human rights – but they’re leading the way...

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Dave O'Connell

Smartphone zombies are the biggest menace on our streets

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The Chinese may have questions to answer when it comes to human rights – but they’re leading the way...
Order, order...House of Commons Speaker John Bercow in full flow.

Not so much a spanner in the Brexit works as whole toolbox

World of Politics with Harry McGee – harrymcgee@gmail.com In the normal course of events, watching live coverage of parliamentary proceedings is up there with watching...

Unique nightclub hits the right note

Lifestyle - Bounce, a nightlcub for people with intellectual disabilities, takes place every month in the city’s Róisín Dubh. As it celebrates its second...

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Unique nightclub hits the right note

Lifestyle - Bounce, a nightlcub for people with intellectual disabilities, takes place every month in the city’s Róisín Dubh. As it celebrates its second...
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The Empire might be gone but ‘the notions’ linger on

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New life for the Opel Zafira

Practicality is the name of the game for the new Opel Zafira Life, which will be available to order from local Opel dealerships nationwide...

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The Opel Zafira Life.

New life for the Opel Zafira

Practicality is the name of the game for the new Opel Zafira Life, which will be available to order from local Opel dealerships nationwide...
The new Renault Clio.

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The focus at last week’s Geneva Motor Show was on alternative powertrains and, in particular, electric mobility with almost every brand pointing in that...
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Galway students shine at making movies

A host of budding filmmakers made their mark at the Galway regional finals of Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year 2019 – with their...

SPORT

Galway in the league semi-finals as visitors take a nap

GALWAY 3-21          WEXFORD 3-11                    Kevin Egan at Pearse Stadium ONE of the most iconic photos in the history of sports photography is that of Muhammad Ali standing...

Corofin seal their place in history with another terrific final display

Corofin 2-16 Dr Crokes 0-10 Dara Bradley at Croke Park OKAY lads, you can stop looking now, we’ve found it: the best club football team ever. With respect...

BUSINESS

Minister addresses Galway conference on urban growth

The Minster for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Eoghan Murphy will be joined by National Transport Authority CEO Anne Graham and Land Development Agency...

State scheme offers hope to homeowners

A leading finance expert has offered hope to Galway’s distressed mortgage holders by insisting that those who are eligible for the Government’s mortgage-to-rent scheme...

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Unique nightclub hits the right note

Lifestyle - Bounce, a nightlcub for people with intellectual disabilities, takes place every month in the city’s Róisín Dubh. As it celebrates its second...

The Empire might be gone but ‘the notions’ linger on

Country Living with Francis Farragher At the risk of using the Brexit word and prompting any potential reader into pressing the exit button, a friend...

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Mart Show floored by heavy rains

THE heaviest rains to hit Galway in the past 13 months led to flooded fields and callows in many parts of the county and...

Farmers reminded of rights for agri workers

FARMERS with employees – or even one employee – have been reminded this week of new laws that have come into force as regards...

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New life for the Opel Zafira

Practicality is the name of the game for the new Opel Zafira Life, which will be available to order from local Opel dealerships nationwide...

Renault introduces fifth generation Clio at Geneva Motor Show

The focus at last week’s Geneva Motor Show was on alternative powertrains and, in particular, electric mobility with almost every brand pointing in that...
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