It takes time to slow and see the world

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Standing outside my new house I look around and know the views are beautiful. I also know that at the moment I cannot perceive all that beauty.  As a writer...
Minister Simon the eye of the storm.

Children’s Hospital debacle more akin to Versailles than Angola

World of Politics with Harry McGee – Brian Cowen will probably be best remembered for a one-word description he gave for what it was like to be Minister for Health. “Angola.”   A lot of...

Squeezed middle shouldn’t shout too loud no matter what the stress

A Different View with Dave O’Connell There are two ways of defining the squeezed middle; one is what happens when your girth is too wide and your belt is too tight – and the other...
The St. Thomas' management celebrate after their county SHC final victory over Liam Mellows. Left to right: Kenneth Larkin, Claude Geoghegan, Kevin Lally and TJ Ryan.

St Thomas’ man behind the scenes typifies why club is going so strong

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon WHAT was meant to be a few minutes of soundbite ahead of St. Thomas’ All-Ireland senior club hurling semi-final clash against Cushendall on Saturday has metamorphosed into a full-scale Talking...

Mayor is having a ball playing away!

Bradley Bytes - a sort of political column with Dara Bradley Mayor of Galway, Niall McNelis, has announced that this year’s mayoral ball will be held in the Galmont Hotel on March 2. Now, the Galmont...

Unpacking your worldly goods into a reverse Tardis

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Staring out of my new office window as I write this, I’m feeling strangely emotional. It’s not strange for this scribbler to feel emotional, but today my emotions themselves are...


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