Galway In Time Gone By – A browse through the archives of the Connacht...

1914 Connemara Land War The Connemara cattle driving prisoners, Messrs. P.J. Wallace, P. McLoughlin, A. McDonnell, John Lacey, D.C., Pat Heanue and Martin Faherty, who were released on Friday morning last from Galway jail,...

Seed of an idea bears rich fruit for garden duo

Lifestyle -  Judy Murphy meets two energetic women who have restored an old garden to become a community resource A special Harvest Festival at Doorus House, four miles south of Kinvara, will take place...

Romance on the menu from renowned pianist

Renowned Dublin pianist John O’Conor will perform a programme of music from the late Classical/early Romantic repertoire when he returns to Galway on Friday next, March 28 to take part in the Music for...

Galway In Time Gone By – A browse through the archives of the Connacht...

1914 Bring home the bacon Martin Walsh, Galway, pleaded ‘Not Guilty’ at the Spring Assizes to an indictment charging him with the larceny of a piece of bacon valued at 5s. from Mrs. Julia...

Natasha’s career is showing real sparkle

Lifestyle -  Judy Murphy meets Galway jewellery designer Natasha Heaslip whose work has adorned both royalty and film stars For a young person, meeting the right teacher at the right time...

Greek tragedy is NUIG hit – and there’s more to come

Ancient Greek drama, with its emphasis on blood and guts and references to a myriad of pagan gods might seem light years away from our modern, technology-driven world, but a new production of Sophocles’...


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