High-flying Jimmy ready to embrace academic career

Galway Bay FM broadcaster Jimmy Norman has been bitten by the learning bug and won’t be happy until he has a doctorate under his belt. Jimmy, who is currently studying for a Masters says...

Even the coolest of parents will always be old fogeys

A Different View with Dave O’Connell It should have surprised no one to learn that Facebook will soon be the new Bebo, consigned to the refuse tip of technology because its primary market –...

Election wobbles aplenty but no dramatic falls on the cards for political year ahead

World of Politics with Harry McGee – harrymcgee@gmail.com How eventful a political year will 2014 be? Well there's no general election but a local election. The troika has gone and the stabilisers have been...

A new world champion and the comeback of the year !

The sporting year may be barely a wet week old – a really REALLY wet one – but already we’ve seen the crowning of a world champion and a comeback that will be difficult...

McDonnell Park tops Galway Cllrs’ Honours List

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column It may have slipped your notice but, ladies and gentlemen, we can confirm that one of our esteemed city councillors has been elevated to the status...

A tale of two Santas and bucketloads of Jewish generosity

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Snow was falling onto the sodium-lit London street outside my Rats Alley flat. The Winter of 1986 was so cold, the water in my loo froze over. All down...


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