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Cass McCombs will play the Róisín Dubh on January 21.

Uniquely talented Cass McCombs for Galway concert

The superb American songwriter Cass McCombs comes to the city’s Róisín Dubh venue on Saturday, January 21. Mangy Love, which he released last year, was his eighth studio album.  The record was on the ANTI...
Tim Sniffen

Over the Edge readers cover broad spectrum

The Featured Readers in January’s Over the Edge; Open Reading at Galway City Library are  Tim Sniffen, Vinny Steed and Helena Kilty. This reading, which will take place on Thursday next, January 19, from...
SSE Airtricity Moycullen's Paul Freeman tussling with Justin Goldsborough of Griffith Swords Thunder during Saturday's National Basketball Cup semi-final at the Neptune Stadium, Cork. Photo: Gary Carr/Inpho.

Moycullen give their all but it’s not enough to carry day

Swords Thunder 85 Moycullen 77 SSE Airtricity Moycullen, playing in their first ever SuperLeague National Cup semi-final against Swords Thunder of Dublin, gave it everything they had but ended up on the wrong end of a...
New Zealander Jono Gibbes who has been linked with the vacant Connacht Head Coach role.

Gibbes linked to Connacht job

A coach no stranger to Ireland has emerged as the frontrunner to take over from Pat Lam as Connacht supremo next season. New Zealander Jono Gibbes is currently working as assistant coach at Top 14...
Connacht out half Jack Carty whose knee injury sustained against the Ospreys is not as serious as originally feared.

Connacht seeking maximun European points as hapless Italians roll into town

CONNACHT are on the cusp of writing another little piece of history. You wouldn’t think it, what with the doom and gloom that has descended on College Road due to poor league form, a rotten...

Judge dismisses parking prosecutions due to glitch in law

Dozens of parking summonses have been either struck out or adjourned at Galway District Court due to a glitch in the legislation. Judge Alan Mitchell gave lawyers for Galway City Council the opportunity to prove...


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