Giant jellyfish on Kinvara beach

One of Galway’s most popular beaches is the latest to attract an influx of stinging jellyfish – this one in particular dwarfing the owner’s dog. Pauric Collins was walking his dog, Duke, along Traught Beach...

Parents at city primary school asked to pay teacher’s wages

Galway City Tribune - The parents of children at a city primary school have blasted as “absolutely ridiculous” the suggestion that they each should pay €550 to fund an extra teacher. There was shock and...

Garda chief: ‘Galway busking bylaws will be low on policing priority’

Galway City Tribune - The region’s top Garda has cast doubt on the new busking bylaws, warning councillors that a lot more discussion was needed before they could be enforced. Chief Superintendent Tom Curley told...

Travellers slam city councillor over housing ‘slur’

Galway City Tribune - Members of the Traveller community in Galway have called for Councillor Declan McDonnell to resign as Chairperson of the Galway City Council Housing Strategic Policy Committee. They claim he has shown...

Doubts raised about glass barrier plan for Galway to prevent flooding

Galway City Tribune - Doubts have been raised about building an aesthetically-pleasing glass wall to shore up the city’s flood defences due to cost in an update about the proposed scheme. And any hopes of...
Some of the beautiful ceramics made by Tatianna Dobos.

Show puts spotlight on Irish craft and design

Irish Design Works, an exhibition of crafts by locally based designers and makers will run from next Wednesday, July 18, to Sunday, July 29, in Galway City. The Design Works Show, now in its fourth...

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