Katie Moore's work in memory of the Tuam Babies, which was made using gypsophila, is showing in the MA:18 exhibition. PHOTO: JOE O'SHAUGHNESSY.

Exhibition puts spotlight on graduates’ talent

Arts Week with Judy Murphy A sculptural tribute to the Tuam Babies, created using gypsophila (or Babies’ Breath),  and a hyper-real installation of old suitcasesthat offers a door into memory and emotion are among the...
Cappataggle's Ronan Garvey tries to break past the challenge of Portumn's Andy Smith during Saturday's senior hurling championship tie at Duggan Park. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Cappy back in the chase after crucial victory over Portumna

Cappataggle 0-18 Portumna 0-11 FIVE years ago, Cappataggle would have needed planning permission to get on the same playing field as Portumna, but the local hurling landscape has altered significantly in the interim as the events...
Minister Michael Creed

Fodder gap closes but shortages still loom

THE estimated fodder shortage on Irish farms for the coming Winter has been reduced from 28% earlier this Summer to 11% as of last week, according to the latest figures from the Dept. of...
Pearl Jem.

Pearl Jem – tribute band surfing wave of success

Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell – tribunegroove@gmail.com Paying tribute to one the titans of American rock music, Pearl Jem come to Monroe’s Live on Friday, October 12.  Back in 1991, when a Seattle based band...
All smiles at a Feis Ceoil in Galway in 1965.

Galway In Days Gone By

1918 Teachers will strike “We endorse the action taken by our C.E.C. in connection with the demand for Civil Service war bonuses, and we pledge them our whole-hearted support and co-operation.” This was the principal resolution passed...
Pat McDonagh

Supermac’s boss hits out at role of the meat plants in crucifying beef farmers

THE Supermac’s restaurant chain across Ireland is being asked each year to pay more per kilo of beef while at the same time the price being paid to farmers is decreasing, it was claimed...


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