Jail sentence for man who stabbed two friends

A 22-year-old intoxicated man stabbed a classmate in the leg with a screwdriver and ten months later stabbed a childhood friend five times with...

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Jail sentence for man who stabbed two friends

A 22-year-old intoxicated man stabbed a classmate in the leg with a screwdriver and ten months later stabbed a childhood friend five times with...

More than 2,400 learners in Galway waiting for driving test

More than 2,400 learner drivers are waiting to sit their driving test at one of Galway’s four test centres, according to new figures from...

LGBT centre faces closure due to lack of funding

Just two years after it opened following a seven-year campaign, the only resource centre for the gay community in the West of Ireland is...

TD claims new Garda HQ in Galway is under-resourced

A Galway TD has said the new Garda regional HQ building opposite GMIT is ‘hollow’ because of a lack of officers available to staff...

Youthful United struggle for chances against Wanderers

Galway United 0 Bray Wanderers 1 Mike Rafferty at Eamonn Deacy Park The preseason briefings coming from Galway United manager Alan Murphy spoke of potential and long-term planning, and...

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Galway United's Maurice Nugent and Cian Murphy try to close down Bray Wanderers' Joe Doyle in Eamonn Deacy Park last Friday night. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Youthful United struggle for chances against Wanderers

Galway United 0 Bray Wanderers 1 Mike Rafferty at Eamonn Deacy Park The preseason briefings coming from Galway United manager Alan Murphy spoke of potential and long-term planning, and...
John Daly has caught the eye for Galway this year.

Footballers must be wary of the Roscommon threat

Galway can put neighbours Roscommon into serious relegation trouble when they meet in round six of the National Football League at Pearse Stadium this...

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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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...
Pictured at the Port of Galway celebrating leading Irish metal recycling company, Oran Metal Group’s 50 years in business, along with the announcement of a further one million euro investment annually in the company’s sustainability programme is (l-r) CEO of the Port of Galway, Conor O'Dowd; Harbour Master Captain Brian Sheridan; Managing Director of Oran Metal Group, Patrick Walsh; General Manager of Galway Metal Company Ltd, Mark Casserly; and General Manager of City of Galway Shipping, Tom McElwain. With three sites nationwide in Galway, Limerick and Laois, Oran Metal Group, headquartered in Oranmore, is at the forefront of sustainable recycling, exporting recycled steel as raw material to steel mills in southern Europe. Photo:-Mike Shaughnessy

Oran Metal Group marks its half century with new sustainability programme

Irish metal recycling company, Oran Metal Group has marked its 50th year in business with the announcement of an annual one million euro investment...

Over the Edge March reading at City Library

The Featured Reader for this month’s Over the Edge Reading at Galway City Library are Mark Roper, Aelmuire Mullaney and Anne Donnellan. It will...

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Mark Roper.

Over the Edge March reading at City Library

The Featured Reader for this month’s Over the Edge Reading at Galway City Library are Mark Roper, Aelmuire Mullaney and Anne Donnellan. It will...
Benjamin Baker who will be performing with pianist Daniel Lebhardt.

Youth to the fore at annual Emily Anderson concert

Music for Galway’s annual concert in memory of Galway-born composer, linguist and British intelligence officer, Emily Anderson will take place next Thursday, March 21,...

Your mission today – find a nun with a scythe!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley The bloke on the radio is all excited about the EU decision to do away with moving the clocks twice...

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Your mission today – find a nun with a scythe!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley The bloke on the radio is all excited about the EU decision to do away with moving the clocks twice...

Bradley Bytes: Council’s doublespeak over Shantalla helipad

Helicopter landing pads at hospitals are life-saving infrastructure. They are vital. Without them, more people die. University Hospital Galway needs a helicopter landing pad. Of...

A pastor who will have a lot to answer for by...

Country Living with Francis Farragher Not that much by way of hard historical facts is known about him, but for all that, St. Patrick does...

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A day when most Irish people go 'just a little bit mad'.

A pastor who will have a lot to answer for by Sunday evening

Country Living with Francis Farragher Not that much by way of hard historical facts is known about him, but for all that, St. Patrick does...

Gardening break that puts a sprint in step

Lifestyle - Growing healthy fruit, vegetables and flowers in an organic environment was the focus of a gardening weekend at Renvyle House Hotel led...

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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The new Renault Clio.

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...
The new Peugeot 208.

New Peugeot 208 range set to break new ground

Peugeot has unveiled initial details of the new 208 range. Available from launch with a choice of petrol, diesel or electric powertrains, the new...
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Jail sentence for man who stabbed two friends

A 22-year-old intoxicated man stabbed a classmate in the leg with a screwdriver and ten months later stabbed a childhood friend five times with...

SPORT

Youthful United struggle for chances against Wanderers

Galway United 0 Bray Wanderers 1 Mike Rafferty at Eamonn Deacy Park The preseason briefings coming from Galway United manager Alan Murphy spoke of potential and long-term planning, and...

Footballers must be wary of the Roscommon threat

Galway can put neighbours Roscommon into serious relegation trouble when they meet in round six of the National Football League at Pearse Stadium this...

BUSINESS

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...

Oran Metal Group marks its half century with new sustainability programme

Irish metal recycling company, Oran Metal Group has marked its 50th year in business with the announcement of an annual one million euro investment...

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A pastor who will have a lot to answer for by...

Country Living with Francis Farragher Not that much by way of hard historical facts is known about him, but for all that, St. Patrick does...

Gardening break that puts a sprint in step

Lifestyle - Growing healthy fruit, vegetables and flowers in an organic environment was the focus of a gardening weekend at Renvyle House Hotel led...

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A guide to the key areas where farmers can make real...

BY TOM O’FARRELL BECAUSE every farmer is different, there’s no ‘catch all’ solution for saving on tax. However, there’s a long list of tax-saving tips...

Farmers count the cost of a bad year

FARMERS made a lot less money in 2018 as compared to the previous year - largely brought about by fodder crisis and a consequent...

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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...

New Peugeot 208 range set to break new ground

Peugeot has unveiled initial details of the new 208 range. Available from launch with a choice of petrol, diesel or electric powertrains, the new...
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