Dave O'Connell

Hold onto your own hair for sure – but steer clear of a flying...

A Different View with Dave O’Connell There was a photo taken at a recent family gathering where as many people were facing in the wrong direction as looking at the camera; vainly and in vain,...
At the Galway Regional Hospital annual Staff Dinner in the Great Southern Hotel, Galway, in January 1970 were (from left): Mr Michael Hannon, Tuam; Miss Noreen Kennedy, Caherlistrane; Mr Patrick McEnery, Moyvane, Co Kerry; Miss Anne Brislane, Toomevara, Co Tipperary; Mr Sean Mulligan, Salthill; and Miss Maura McGill, Ardara, Co Donegal.

Galway In Days Gone By

1919 Police brutality At the meeting of the Tuam Board of Guardians on Saturday, Mr. T. Connolly, Vice-Chairman, presiding, a letter was read from Mr. M. J. Nohilly, Secretary of the Tuam Sinn Féin Club, forwarding...
The Mannion brothers, Cathal and Padraic, look to have this situation under control against Dublin's Rian McBride and Liam Rushe at Pearse Stadium on Sunday. PHOTOS: Joe O'Shaughnessy

Galway rarely under pressure as Dublin lack necessary bite

Galway 0-20 Dublin 1-11 ASIDE from the opening quarter, when a measure of intensity briefly coagulated in this National Hurling League Division 1B fixture at Pearse Stadium, this tie was tame by any standards. For Galway’s...
Presentation College, Athenry's Gavin Lee is chased by Gort Community School's Tadhg Dean during the Connacht Post Primary Schools Senior A hurling final in Ballinasloe on Saturday. Photos: Enda Noone.

Kennedy in top form as Presentation Athenry easily retain A title

Presentation College, Athenry 1-14 Gort CS 0-10 Patrick Earley at Duggan Park FOR the second consecutive year, Presentation College, Athenry had too much for Gort Community School in what was in truth, a disappointing Connacht Post Primary...

A change in mood as light creeps back into our days

Country Living with Francis Farragher Well, February, one of my favourite little months of the year, is slipping by quite seamlessly and ushering us quite nicely into the Spring season, although she did deliver our...
Galway's Niamh Hanniffy and Carrie Dolan try to halt the progress of Waterford's Caoimhe McGrath during Sunday's National Camogie League tie in Waterford IT. Photo: Inpho/Laszlo Geczo.

O’Reilly does the damage as Galway too strong for hosts

Galway 1-14 Waterford 1-6 Eanna O’Reilly in Carriganore THE Galway senior camogie team made it three wins from three in the National League with a convincing win over Waterford on Sunday at the WIT sports grounds in...


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