Youthful Sarsfields chasing big final date in Croke Park

TEN years since their breakthrough result, the Sarsfields All-Ireland winning Feile class step into the national senior camogie spotlight when they face Kilkenny’s Thomastown in the All-Ireland semi-final on Sunday in Birr (2pm). The New...
The Mazda MX-5 Retractable Fastback: set for a February launch in Ireland.

Mazda’s lightweight two-seater for those who just love to drive

By Gerry Murphy Even on a bitterly cold day with the right head gear and the heating turned to maximum, there is a certain thrill to driving a convertible with the roof down. In Barcelona last...
Members of the Galway Blazers at Castle Ellen on their recent annual hunt. Photo: Larry Morgan.

This hands-off experiment might drive us to disaster

A Different View with Dave O’Connell Uber – the global taxi hire operation – is road-testing self-driving cars, following in the footsteps of Google which sees driverless vehicles as the way of the future. And in...
Galway Hospice is recruiting a Director of Quality and Operations

Galway Hospice – Director of Quality & Operations

Galway Hospice Foundation is a voluntary organisation providing specialist inpatient, home care and day care palliative services, predominantly for County Galway, in  partnership with the HSE.  It has developed into a centre of excellence...

Galway writer’s Mafiosa novel making international waves

They say that good things come in threes – but that’s not the only reason that the final instalment of  trilogy is already making international waves. Galway writer Catherine Doyle, who is at the vanguard...

Groundswell of support for return to status quo in Galway East

The political groundswell has gathered pace to restore the old Galway East constituency to the county boundary – numerous submissions have been made to the new Boundary Commission to eliminate that section of the...


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