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Homecoming plans set for Galway hurling teams

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Homecoming arrangements have been made for the Galway senior and minor hurling teams in the county and city. Galway County Council will host a civic welcome and homecoming for the...

Galway Rose makes it through to televised Rose of Tralee final

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The Galway Rose has qualified to take part on the televised Rose of Tralee Finals next week. 57 roses representing Irish communities at home and abroad entered this year's competition...
Tony McKeigue and two alpacas, Barney and Al Pacino, who star in Kiltormer Nursing Home's latest All-Ireland hurling video skit.

Two alpacas and mule lead reinforcements to Croke Park!

Kiltormer Nursing Home sent reinforcements to Dublin last September for the Galway senior hurlers, who were on a mission to end a 29-years wait for Liam McCarthy. The back-up came in the form of Galway...

Motorist failed breath test over mouthwash

A representative from the Medical Bureau of Road Safety, which analyses drunk driving samples, has been summoned to a sitting of Tuam District Court over an unprecedented case that came for hearing. A motorist failed...
The Codyre Triplets from Killure, Ballinasloe getting their Leaving Cert results. Tadhg and Barry (Garbally College) and Georgia (Ardscoil Mhuire) all got in excess of 500 points.

Jubilation as Leaving Certs make their marks in style

As the seals broke on over 3,000 brown envelopes across the county yesterday, there were scenes of exhilaration and relief amongst the class of 2018. There was jubilation in Gort Community School as student, Olga...
Liam Mac An tSaoi enjoying the fun of his new garden with his mother, Louise.

Galway boy with chronic condition gets his very own garden – complete with train

A seven year-old boy living with a number of chronic medical conditions has seen his wish come true . . . and now has his own special garden! The Make-A-Wish charity and the people of...


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