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Galway-based Metallica tribute band, Whiplash.

Metal tribute night to recall head-banging days of ‘92

In 1992, Guns N’ Roses and Metallica embarked on a stadium tour that took them across the United States and Canada. Although both bands still tour to this day, ’92 was something of a...
Actor and musician Patrick Bergin who will launch this year’s Galway Sessions.

Galway Sessions celebrates harmonica

Actor and harmonica player Patrick Bergin will launch the Galway Sessions Festival programme for 2018 in the City’s Crane Bar this Friday evening. The Festival, which will run from June 13 to  17, will focus...
Old Salthill at City Museum

Old Salthill at City Museum

Old Salthill, the second in a series of photographic exhibitions scheduled for 2018, is currently running at Galway City Museum. It has been curated by Tom Kenny of Kenny’s Bookshop and Gallery. “These photographs were taken...

Number of homeless children in Galway more than doubles

There are now 146 children classified as homeless in Galway – more than double last year’s total of 63. That’s what Independent Deputy Catherine Connolly told the Dáil – as she also revealed that the...
Charlie Adley

Galway doesn’t trust me to be alone

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Under the early morning sunshine of a deep blue Claddagh sky, Paddy and I chat about what he needs to do to my car, Joey SX. We have a good...
Davy Russell celebrates on Presenting Percy after winning the RSA Insurance Novices' Chase at the 2018 Cheltenham Festival.

Craughwell’s Pat Kelly trains Presenting Percy to third successive Cheltenham win

Galway trainer Pat Kelly saw his classy favourite, Presenting Percy, romp home in the RSA Novice Chase at Cheltenham yesterday – and immediately set his sights on next year’s Gold Cup. The Craughwell man said...


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