New homes plan a ‘fatal accident waiting to happen’

A local residents’ association has objected to plans for the construction of nearly 40 new homes in Claregalway, warning that additional traffic in the...

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New homes plan a ‘fatal accident waiting to happen’

A local residents’ association has objected to plans for the construction of nearly 40 new homes in Claregalway, warning that additional traffic in the...

Illegal dumping has cost County Council €300,000

The amount of money Galway County Council have spent in clean-up operations due to illegal dumping equates to what it would cost to house...

Locals insist on pitches for new Oranmore development

Locals are insisting that playing pitches be included in the planned new housing estate in Oranhill, which will increase the population of the area...

Ticketless Galway supporters make charity trek to Croker

Two hurling-mad Galway supporters take the road less travelled to the All-Ireland hurling final this weekend – cycling a homemade cart 170 kilometres to...

Cooney and McInerney pass on winning mentality to sons

When Galway last won back-to-back All-Ireland senior hurling titles in 1987 and 1988, Joe Cooney and Gerry McInerney and their team-mates were giants living...

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Cooney and McInerney pass on winning mentality to sons

When Galway last won back-to-back All-Ireland senior hurling titles in 1987 and 1988, Joe Cooney and Gerry McInerney and their team-mates were giants living...
Emmet Lee, Castlegar Athletics Club, leads home a group of runners in the Streets of Galway 8K Road Race. Photos: Iain McDonald.

McDonnell and Casey are first locals home in the Galway 8k

JOHN Travers of Donore Harriers won the 33rd edition of the Streets of Galway 8k Road Race held on Saturday evening last around the...

Average household in the county now coughs up nearly €15,000 a...

Galway ranks eighth in Income Tax League tables with the average household in the county paying €14,919 a year – according to the latest...

BUSINESS

Galway households believe they are paying more than enough in taxation.

Average household in the county now coughs up nearly €15,000 a year to Revenue

Galway ranks eighth in Income Tax League tables with the average household in the county paying €14,919 a year – according to the latest...
Over 90% of the energy used in Ireland is delivered by burning fuels.

Burning issue of fuel comes under the microscope

Researchers from NUI Galway and Trinity College Dublin hosted the largest and most important scientific gathering on alternative fuels and fuel efficiency, when the...

High-energy gig in store from intriguing Icelandic outfit JFDR

After the noise and energy of the Arts Festival, August can be a quieter month in Galway city. But the month’s music schedule is...

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Jófríður Ákadóttir who is at the helm of JFDR.

High-energy gig in store from intriguing Icelandic outfit JFDR

After the noise and energy of the Arts Festival, August can be a quieter month in Galway city. But the month’s music schedule is...
The cast and crew of Waiting for Godot after receiving their Herald Angel award at the Edinburgh Festival.

Quality cast as Druid return with Richard III

Druid’s production of Richard III, in association with the Abbey Theatre and directed by Garry Hynes, will have its premiere in Galway at the...

Lyons’ Leisureland launch a ‘snub’ to Mayor McNelis

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley The knives are out for Donal Lyons. An apparent inoffensive-enough Independent city councillor, his...

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Lyons’ Leisureland launch a ‘snub’ to Mayor McNelis

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley The knives are out for Donal Lyons. An apparent inoffensive-enough Independent city councillor, his...

UK crushes Ireland even as it moves away

Double Vision with Charlie Adley You’re crammed into a car with your entire extended family, hurtling down a hill when the brakes fail. Pedal to...

Keeping it in the family

Lifestyle - This weekend the fifth generation of the Kinnevey family will take over the running of a pub that has become an integral...

LIFESTYLE

Nuala and Jack Kinnevey with son Jonathan and his wife Nollaig pictured in front of the remains of the original Kinnevey's pub and the current one across the road.

Keeping it in the family

Lifestyle - This weekend the fifth generation of the Kinnevey family will take over the running of a pub that has become an integral...
Unrestrained glee greeted Galway's 1980 All-Ireland hurling win as the fans cast off the shackles of a half-century of failures by invading the Croke Park pitch in a show of sheer delight.

Galway In Days Gone By

1918 Farmer’s guns saved Sensational details are to hand regarding a raid for arms at Kinvara, and the pluck of a farmer’s daughter, who held the...

Prestige and presence from Audi

The Audi Q8, which will feature S Line as standard, is set to launch on the Irish market in the coming weeks. At 4.9 metres...

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The new Audi Q8.

Prestige and presence from Audi

The Audi Q8, which will feature S Line as standard, is set to launch on the Irish market in the coming weeks. At 4.9 metres...
The new A-Class model from Mercedes Benz.

New Mercedes model cements brand’s attraction to youthful base

Back in May, Mercedes-Benz launched the new A-Class, a car with a whole new personality and aimed squarely at a more youthful customer base....
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New homes plan a ‘fatal accident waiting to happen’

A local residents’ association has objected to plans for the construction of nearly 40 new homes in Claregalway, warning that additional traffic in the...

SPORT

Cooney and McInerney pass on winning mentality to sons

When Galway last won back-to-back All-Ireland senior hurling titles in 1987 and 1988, Joe Cooney and Gerry McInerney and their team-mates were giants living...

McDonnell and Casey are first locals home in the Galway 8k

JOHN Travers of Donore Harriers won the 33rd edition of the Streets of Galway 8k Road Race held on Saturday evening last around the...

BUSINESS

Average household in the county now coughs up nearly €15,000 a...

Galway ranks eighth in Income Tax League tables with the average household in the county paying €14,919 a year – according to the latest...

Burning issue of fuel comes under the microscope

Researchers from NUI Galway and Trinity College Dublin hosted the largest and most important scientific gathering on alternative fuels and fuel efficiency, when the...

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Galway In Days Gone By

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LIFESTYLE

Keeping it in the family

Lifestyle - This weekend the fifth generation of the Kinnevey family will take over the running of a pub that has become an integral...

Galway In Days Gone By

1918 Farmer’s guns saved Sensational details are to hand regarding a raid for arms at Kinvara, and the pluck of a farmer’s daughter, who held the...

FARMING

Weather to decimate incomes

FARM incomes are set to plummet for 2018 due to the confluence of unusual weather conditions that have seriously impacted on grass growth since...

Now time to restore ‘lost’ ANC Payments

NO farmer in the West of Ireland should suffer any reduction in their ANC (Areas of Natural Constraint) payments following the latest EU review...

MOTORS

Prestige and presence from Audi

The Audi Q8, which will feature S Line as standard, is set to launch on the Irish market in the coming weeks. At 4.9 metres...

New Mercedes model cements brand’s attraction to youthful base

Back in May, Mercedes-Benz launched the new A-Class, a car with a whole new personality and aimed squarely at a more youthful customer base....
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