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Leah Harvey and CJ Beckford in Small Island.

National Theatres ‘Small Island’ live at the Eye

Andrea Levy's wonderful novel Small Island tells the story of post-war Caribbean migration, narrated from different perspectives. Now, a sold-out stage production by London’s National Theatre will be screened live to Galway’s Eye Cinema next...
Dublin manager Mattie Kenny keeps a close eye on the exchanges against Galway in Saturday's Leinster hurling championship clash at Parnell Park. Photo: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile.

Former Galway hurlers combine to plot their native county’s downfall

IT was a Saturday evening when ‘insider’ trading helped to scuttle the championship dreams of the Galway hurlers, but neither Mattie Kenny nor Greg Kennedy had any interest in driving further nails into the...
Galway's Tomo Culhane who was in fine scoring form in their Connacht minor football championship win over Mayo at MacHale Park last Friday evening.

Galway make title statement in putting Mayo to the sword

Mayo 0-11 Galway 2-12 Rob Murphy at MacHale Park THE full time whistle at MacHale Park on Friday evening brought about a great roar from the travelling Galway fans. The light summer rain didn’t deter them on...

City Council tenants are facing rent hikes

Galway City Council is to raise the rent for its almost 3,000 Council house tenants on July 1st. This rent increase, according to Sinn Féin, will affect those who are amongst the poorest people in...

Shoplifters jailed for thefts on first day in Ireland

Two Bulgarian women who were arrested for stealing on their very first day in Ireland wailed loudly when they were told at Galway District Court that they were both being jailed. The women had the...

Lola shows she has the write stuff

“Please keep writing as we need more horror writers like you in the world.” When a successful Irish author tells you this this then you know you must be doing something right. This was the closing...


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