Michael Flynn: Meat plants can't be trusted.

Anger grows as meat plants are ‘caught’ on trim

FARMER anger with the meat plants has reached boiling point this week following the revelations that the factories have been breaching regulations on carcase trim. According to IFA President, Joe Healy, 21 such cases of...

Think hard on those Christmas tips

Groups and individuals dining out in Galway over the Christmas have been asked to ensure that any tips they leave go to the staff for whom they were intended. A campaign is being launched in...

Coming to terms with the trauma of being offered a seat on the bus

A Different View with Dave O’Connell As an infrequent user of public transport, perhaps I’ve lost touch with the protocol when it comes to who gets first dibs on the seats – but the passage...
Mercedes-Benz B-Class, denim blue

Mercedes-Benz B-Class gets a new look with a top-to-bottom makeover

One of the early New Year arrivals on the market here from Mercedes-Benz will be the new B-Class. Fresh from having received a top-to-bottom makeover that, according to Mercedes-Benz bosses lifts it into an...
Norbert Sheerin with his grandchildren, sisters Summer and Annalia Sheerin, and sisters Grace and Clodagh Murphy and their brother Conor, at the launch of his book, A Georgian Memory A brief History of Merlin Park House & Estate.

New book captures legacy of Galway Institution

Lifestyles - A once-great Georgian house renowned for its partying was demolished to make way for a TB Sanitorium. Norbert Sheerin captures this and a whole lot more in his new history of Merlin...
Conor McCallion, Salthill and Micheal Dyer, Oughterard, of Clean Cut Meals, which employs 10 people at its kitchens in Clarinbridge

Galway duo find their niche in highly-competitive meals sector

Two clean-cut Galway lads have proven they have the recipe for success – growing their fresh food delivery service from scratch to more than 50,000 customers. From humble beginnings in a home kitchen over four...


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