Council stalls on Culture Capital cash

Galway County Council has deferred a decision to contribute €2 million to the European City of Culture project after councillors raised concerns that they couldn’t afford it. On Monday councillors were asked to consider funding...

Burke produces storming display as Galway fend off Limerick

Limerick 1-18 Galway 0-24 THE manner in which this Division 1B National League fixture evolved at the Gaelic Grounds on Sunday makes one guarded about jumping to any big conclusions, but at least Galway’s hard-earned victory...
Two giant wind turbines, currently under construction, dominate the landscape at Gortbeg, Ballyglunin, in North Galway. The 'natural' generators of electricity, that will feed into the national grid, can be seen for miles around the Corofin and Ballyglunin area.

€7 per kg. is needed for Spring lambers

WESTERN sheep farmers are hoping that the combination of a late Easter and an early Ramadan, will help to boost early season lamb prices. According to IFA National Sheep Committee Chairman, John Lynskey, farmers would...
The Toyota C-HR.

Toyota designers bend the rules with brave look for the new C-HR

When it comes to car design, bravery should always be applauded. Toyota has stretched a few rules with the flashy new C-HR that, I think, will attract more customers than it will scare away. Toyota...
The new SEAT Leon.

SEAT continues its growth with new Leon

SEAT is continuing its product offensive with an upgraded version of the Leon, one of the three important pillars of the brand. The new SEAT Leon is offered initially in four equipment lines: the entry-level...

Bus strike may hit school runs from Monday

Students could be left without a school bus service as early as next Monday as a result of industrial action at Bus Éireann. That’s the stark warning from Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Children and Youth...


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