New homes approved in Oranmore despite residents’ concerns

A residential development has been given the green light in Oranmore – despite residents’ concerns about the lack of public amenities. Galway County Council has...

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New homes approved in Oranmore despite residents’ concerns

A residential development has been given the green light in Oranmore – despite residents’ concerns about the lack of public amenities. Galway County Council has...

Minister stays silent on island purchase potential

The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has refused to comment on whether the State will attempt to purchase the deserted Ardoileán island...

Public nursing home costs are almost double those of private facilities

The cost of nursing home care in HSE-run facilities in Galway is 80% more than their private and voluntary counterparts, according to figures released...

Waiting lists for cataract surgery hit 30 months

Children in Galway West are waiting two years for an appointment to see a cataract specialist – nearly three times the wait for under-12s...

Armchair critics suffer from short memories in condemnation of Galway management

IT’S been a challenging year for Micheál Donoghue and everybody else associated with the Galway hurling team. Things just never really clicked. Sure, Galway offered...

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Galway manager Mícheál Donoghue patrolling the sideline during their Leinster hurling championship defeat to Dublin at Parnell Park on Saturday evening. Photo: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

Armchair critics suffer from short memories in condemnation of Galway management

IT’S been a challenging year for Micheál Donoghue and everybody else associated with the Galway hurling team. Things just never really clicked. Sure, Galway offered...
Galway's Jonathan Glynn tries to break away from Seán Moran during Saturday's Leinster hurling championship round-robin tie at Parnell Park. Photo:Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile.

Tribesmen left punch drunk by hard hits from the Dubs

UTTERLY shell-shocked. Male or female, young or old, player, supporter or media. It didn’t matter what capacity you watched or listened to the action...

Rural Galway being connecting to Imagine’s Superfast Broadband

Superfast Broadband is now a reality for homes and businesses in County Galway thanks to Imagine. Galway is starting to see the benefits of the...

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Rural Galway being connecting to Imagine’s Superfast Broadband

Superfast Broadband is now a reality for homes and businesses in County Galway thanks to Imagine. Galway is starting to see the benefits of the...
Dr Thomas Lier, Director, Goethe-Institut Ireland; Michael Moriarty, 3D Personnel (sponsor), with Rachael Stewart and Roy Pickford from Stewart Construction.

Stewart Construction scoop gongs for work on Goethe Institut building

Galway company Stewart Construction was the recipient of the ‘Conservation Project of the Year’ and the ‘Education Project of the Year’ awards for the...

Abstract art exhibition in Kinvara

An exhibition of abstract painting by three local artists, Debbie Browne, Mary Queally and Diana Rock, will be launched at the Courthouse space in...

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Fastnet Blue by Debbie Brown, showing as part of the three-woman exhibition.

Abstract art exhibition in Kinvara

An exhibition of abstract painting by three local artists, Debbie Browne, Mary Queally and Diana Rock, will be launched at the Courthouse space in...
Niamh Boyce, author of The Herbalist and Her Kind.

Over the Edge reading and Fiction Slam

Over The Edge presents its 11th annual fiction slam with Featured Readers, Liz McSkeane and Niamh Boyce, at The Kitchen@The Museum on Friday next,...

Galway/Mayo rivalry extends beyond football into GMIT!

Bradley Bytes - A Political Column with Dara Bradley  The Gaelic football rivalry between neighbours Galway and Mayo is unmatched across the country. Rivalries between Kerry...

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Galway/Mayo rivalry extends beyond football into GMIT!

Bradley Bytes - A Political Column with Dara Bradley  The Gaelic football rivalry between neighbours Galway and Mayo is unmatched across the country. Rivalries between Kerry...

Connacht’s mañana culture has been good for me!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley For decades I’d hitch everywhere. I hitched to the pub and school and friends’ houses. When those friends became scattered...

Galway In Days Gone By

1919 Transatlantic flight “I’m Alcock - just come from Newfoundland.” In this cryptic sentence Capt. Alcock, D.S.G., announced to the awestricken Marconi operators on Sunday morning...

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Prizewinners at the Bish (St. Joseph's College, Galway), sports in 1969 being presented with their awards.

Galway In Days Gone By

1919 Transatlantic flight “I’m Alcock - just come from Newfoundland.” In this cryptic sentence Capt. Alcock, D.S.G., announced to the awestricken Marconi operators on Sunday morning...
Sunrise at Stonehenge for the Summer Solstice.

A curious weekend of light and shenanigans is on the horizon

Country Living with Francis Farragher Almost in the blink of an eye since we bade farewell to Christmas and the New Year has Midsummer’s Day...

Kia gets its Soul back with the return of higher-spec model

Kia has gotten its Soul back on sale in Ireland, and this time it is a higher-spec model with more technology and electric power....

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The Kia e-Soul.

Kia gets its Soul back with the return of higher-spec model

Kia has gotten its Soul back on sale in Ireland, and this time it is a higher-spec model with more technology and electric power....
The new Opel Corsa.

Sixth generation Opel Corsa set to go electric

All the talk this week about the new Opel Corsa is centred around the car going electric. With the all-new, sixth generation Corsa, the...
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New homes approved in Oranmore despite residents’ concerns

A residential development has been given the green light in Oranmore – despite residents’ concerns about the lack of public amenities. Galway County Council has...

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Armchair critics suffer from short memories in condemnation of Galway management

IT’S been a challenging year for Micheál Donoghue and everybody else associated with the Galway hurling team. Things just never really clicked. Sure, Galway offered...

Tribesmen left punch drunk by hard hits from the Dubs

UTTERLY shell-shocked. Male or female, young or old, player, supporter or media. It didn’t matter what capacity you watched or listened to the action...

BUSINESS

Rural Galway being connecting to Imagine’s Superfast Broadband

Superfast Broadband is now a reality for homes and businesses in County Galway thanks to Imagine. Galway is starting to see the benefits of the...

Stewart Construction scoop gongs for work on Goethe Institut building

Galway company Stewart Construction was the recipient of the ‘Conservation Project of the Year’ and the ‘Education Project of the Year’ awards for the...

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Galway In Days Gone By

1919 Transatlantic flight “I’m Alcock - just come from Newfoundland.” In this cryptic sentence Capt. Alcock, D.S.G., announced to the awestricken Marconi operators on Sunday morning...

A curious weekend of light and shenanigans is on the horizon

Country Living with Francis Farragher Almost in the blink of an eye since we bade farewell to Christmas and the New Year has Midsummer’s Day...

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Primary schools to ‘push’ message on safety

THE Health and Safety Authority (HSA) has joined forces with Primary School Principals in a bid to keep children safe during the very busy...

Teagasc research reveals link between weight gain and intestinal growth

AN ongoing Teagasc research project is trying to tease out the reasons why people put weight back on so quickly after going through a...

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Kia gets its Soul back with the return of higher-spec model

Kia has gotten its Soul back on sale in Ireland, and this time it is a higher-spec model with more technology and electric power....

Sixth generation Opel Corsa set to go electric

All the talk this week about the new Opel Corsa is centred around the car going electric. With the all-new, sixth generation Corsa, the...
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