Galway 2020 announces key executive appointments

Galway 2020 has this week confirmed the appointment of Arthur Lappin as Chair of the Board – days after announcing that a London-based arts...

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Galway 2020 announces key executive appointments

Galway 2020 has this week confirmed the appointment of Arthur Lappin as Chair of the Board – days after announcing that a London-based arts...

Help at hand for distressed home owners

Struggling Galway families in mortgage distress have been thrown a lifeline by a new housing association that can help to fend off evictions by...

CCTV on Shannon bridges to combat crime gangs

by Tim Ryan A Galway TD has called for the installation of Garda CCTV systems at the bridges at Portumna and Banagher – to deter...

Fianna Fail rocked as Connemara stalwart calls it a day

Fianna Fail’s preparations for next May’s local elections have been rocked by the announcement that long-serving councillor Sean O Tuairisg is quitting politics. Cllr O...

Oranmore/Maree front up in bruising semi-final struggle

Oranmore/Maree 1-13 St Gall’s 2-4 ONE thing is for sure; never get the dander up in an Oranmore/Maree hurler. Down to 14 men, and facing an...

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Oranmore/Maree’s Mark Hanniffy prepares to challenge St Gall's Conor McGourty during Sunday's All-Ireland Club Intermediate hurling semi-final at Parnell Park.

Oranmore/Maree front up in bruising semi-final struggle

Oranmore/Maree 1-13 St Gall’s 2-4 ONE thing is for sure; never get the dander up in an Oranmore/Maree hurler. Down to 14 men, and facing an...
Galway defender Aidan Harte who advanced up the field to score the only goal of Sunday's Walsh Cup Final victory over Wexford in Enniscothy.

13-man Galway defy odds in securing early season boost

Galway 0-23 Wexford 0-20 YOU normally wouldn’t get too animated about winning the Walsh Cup in the third week of January, but Galway’s triumph in Enniscorthy...

Returning emigrants urged to join business development programme

Two returning Galwegians – beneficiaries of last year’s scheme – are encouraging fellow ex-pats to make the most of a state programme to help...

BUSINESS

Big help...Zarah Lawless of Coffee Calendar.

Returning emigrants urged to join business development programme

Two returning Galwegians – beneficiaries of last year’s scheme – are encouraging fellow ex-pats to make the most of a state programme to help...
Sharon Fitzpatrick, John Kelly and Geraldine Ryan of Meals4Health at the Social Enterprise Development Fund Showcase where eight enterprises who have received support from the €1.6 million fund.

Galway social enterprise rolls out meals for older people across Ireland

A Galway-based social enterprise – which provides fresh, nutritionally balanced ready meals for older people – has been able to roll-out its business across...

A feast of European films at annual Subtitle Festival

Arts Week with Judy Murphy The popular Subtitle European Film Festival returns to the Town Hall Theatre this weekend, with eight popular and accessible foreign-language...

ENTERTAINMENT

Vincent Lindon in At War, a film about manufacturing workers trying to retain their jobs in the face of the global free market.

A feast of European films at annual Subtitle Festival

Arts Week with Judy Murphy The popular Subtitle European Film Festival returns to the Town Hall Theatre this weekend, with eight popular and accessible foreign-language...
Eddi Reader

Cavalier approach dovetails perfectly for Reader with roots

Groove Tube with Cian O'Connell From her early work with Fairground Attraction to her enduring success as a solo musician, Eddi Reader has evolved on...

Rock stars’ posh feud only proves money can’t buy class

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The only fly in the ointment is that the following story turned out to be fake – but, even...

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Rock stars’ posh feud only proves money can’t buy class

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The only fly in the ointment is that the following story turned out to be fake – but, even...
Packie Bonner denying Salvatore Schillaci on this occasion during the quarter-final of the 1990 World Cup - but what did they make of it in Abbeyknockmoy?

Secret to political success is bringing it all back home

World of Politics with Harry McGee Back in 1990 we had the adventure of Ireland’s first ever World Cup campaign in soccer, Italia 90. My...

Galway In Days Gone By

1919 Dock strike ends The suggestion made by the “Connacht Tribune” last week has speedily borne good fruit. The strike of members of the Galway Dock Labourers’...

LIFESTYLE

At the Rahoon Hurling Club dinner in the Sacre Coeur Hotel, Salthill, in January 1968 were Thomas Barrett, James Keane, James Davoren, Martin Barrett and Denis Heffernan.

Galway In Days Gone By

1919 Dock strike ends The suggestion made by the “Connacht Tribune” last week has speedily borne good fruit. The strike of members of the Galway Dock Labourers’...
Inishbofin Bay

Living in the moment on Inishbofin

Lifestyle - Yoga teacher Christine Stewart has close ties with Inishbofin and organises regular retreats on the scenic Connemara island, aimed at helping people...

New look for Vitara SUV

Suzuki’s signature SUV, the Vitara has a new look, new power units and a wide selection of additional bits and bobs for 2019. Launched...

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The Suzuki Vitara.

New look for Vitara SUV

Suzuki’s signature SUV, the Vitara has a new look, new power units and a wide selection of additional bits and bobs for 2019. Launched...
The Ford Transit Connect.

Transit model gets major upgrade to bring it up-to-date for modern market

Applications for medium-sized vans are very broad, whether you are a fleet buyer, a courier company or an owner user there’s a host of...
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Galway 2020 announces key executive appointments

Galway 2020 has this week confirmed the appointment of Arthur Lappin as Chair of the Board – days after announcing that a London-based arts...

SPORT

Oranmore/Maree front up in bruising semi-final struggle

Oranmore/Maree 1-13 St Gall’s 2-4 ONE thing is for sure; never get the dander up in an Oranmore/Maree hurler. Down to 14 men, and facing an...

13-man Galway defy odds in securing early season boost

Galway 0-23 Wexford 0-20 YOU normally wouldn’t get too animated about winning the Walsh Cup in the third week of January, but Galway’s triumph in Enniscorthy...

BUSINESS

Returning emigrants urged to join business development programme

Two returning Galwegians – beneficiaries of last year’s scheme – are encouraging fellow ex-pats to make the most of a state programme to help...

Galway social enterprise rolls out meals for older people across Ireland

A Galway-based social enterprise – which provides fresh, nutritionally balanced ready meals for older people – has been able to roll-out its business across...

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Galway In Days Gone By

1919 Dock strike ends The suggestion made by the “Connacht Tribune” last week has speedily borne good fruit. The strike of members of the Galway Dock Labourers’...

Living in the moment on Inishbofin

Lifestyle - Yoga teacher Christine Stewart has close ties with Inishbofin and organises regular retreats on the scenic Connemara island, aimed at helping people...

FARMING

Turkey import ban is a setback but huge numbers set for...

INCREASED pressure is being brought to bear on Agriculture Minister Michael Creed to prioritise the expansion of live exports this year as Irish cattle...

‘Adieu, adieu’ to a grey and unloved first month of year

Country Living with Francis Farragher If, by chance, you’re reading this, you should now have survived our most depressing day of the year, namely last...

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New look for Vitara SUV

Suzuki’s signature SUV, the Vitara has a new look, new power units and a wide selection of additional bits and bobs for 2019. Launched...

Transit model gets major upgrade to bring it up-to-date for modern...

Applications for medium-sized vans are very broad, whether you are a fleet buyer, a courier company or an owner user there’s a host of...
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