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

1913 Hospital windfall At a meeting of the Committee of Management of the County Hospital, Dr. Kinkead informed the Board that he had, a few days before, received a letter from Messrs. Faulkner and...

Tulca – a fresh insight into a familiar world

The theme of this year’s Tulca Festival of Visual Arts, which opens this Friday and runs until November 24 in venues throughout Galway City and Tuam is Golden Mountain. Some 25 artists are taking part,...

Doctor who fights corner for child sex abuse victims

Lifestyle -  Judy Murphy meets a woman who has played a key role in improving services for young people As a child or an adult, if you were in a crisis, you’d be lucky...

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

1913 Child burned to death A boy aged five years, residing at Bohermore, Galway, died in the County Hospital on Saturday morning as a result of burns received at eight o’clock on the same...

Emma takes centre stage in raunchy one-woman parody

The one-woman raunchy comedy that is 51 Shades of Maggie will visit the city’s Town Hall Theatre on Monday and Tuesday, November 11 and 12. This stage parody of the best-selling...

Polio baby who won the fight against adversity

Lifestyle - Judy Murphy meets a man who has overcome one of the most feared illnesses to hit mankind These days it’s unheard of in the developed world, thanks to vaccination, but in the...


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