City Tribune Galway News

Pictured at the launch of the 40th Clifden Arts Festival programme in The Clifden Station House Theatre last week were from left; Lynn Saoirse (who performed on the night), Percy Hyland (Board member), Catherine Lowry (Board member),Karen Mannion (Board member),Breandan O’Scanaill (Board member), Brendan Flynn (Board member),Ursula Byrne (Board member), Des Lally (Board member).

Diversity and quality as Clifden tunes up for annual arts festival

A gala concert which sees renowned opera singer Cara O’Sullivan join forces with the Gard Band is among the highlights of this year’s Clifden Arts Festival, which will take place in venues throughout the...
Titans' Kenneth Pesaitis, Niall Bree, Joseph Morris, Jonathan Pesaitis, Ben Concannon and Joe Bree, Assistant Coach, after their Division One victory over Dublin Lions in the Jes last Sunday.

Youthful Titans team come up trumps in taming Dublin Lions

Titans 104  Dublin Lions 91 In a tense encounter, the Galway Titans welcomed five young players from Athenry to strengthen and bolster their already youthful squad against Dublin Lions at The Jes last Sunday. The Titans have...
The Fleadh, oil on canvas by Fran McCann.

‘Almost There’ at the Kenny Gallery

Poet Pete Mullineaux will officially open an exhibition of new paintings by Fran McCann at Galway’s Kenny Gallery this Friday, November 24, at 6pm. The exhibition is entitled Almost There and it showcases the work...

Progress slow on replacement of Black Box

The development of a multi-million euro ‘cultural hub’ on the Dyke Road has been slowed down by the “matrix of legislation and strategies” to which Galway City Council must adhere. That’s according to a spokesperson...

Man tried to set Alsatian on Garda who called to his home

A dog owner threatened to set his Alsatian dog on a Garda who was called to his home by his mother. Oscirs Becas (25), 11 Cluain Ard, Ballybane, pleaded guilty before Galway District Court to...

Allegation of 200 racial attacks in Galway City this year

An anti-racism activist has said there have been more than 200 racial assaults in Galway so far this year. He also suggested that the number of rapes and sexual assaults against immigrant communities is “probably...


broken clouds
17 ° C
17 °
17 °
21 °
18 °
18 °
17 °
16 °