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# ballybrit - Friday 31 July, 2020

Townend guides Great White Shark to Galway Hurdle victory
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# Ballybrit

Townend guides Great White Shark to Galway Hurdle victory

Jul 31st 2020, 8:38 PM 3,994 Views 1 Comment

Willie Mullins horse finished strong to kill off the challenge from My Sister Sarah.

# ballybrit - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

3 expert tips for Thursday's racing at the Galway Races
# Tips
# Tips

3 expert tips for Thursday's racing at the Galway Races

Jul 29th 2020, 11:24 AM 3,804 Views 2 Comments

Johnny Ward brings you his picks for the Galway Hurdle and more.

# ballybrit - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Brilliant Borice, Elliott's Plate and One Cool Poet: The Galway Races in review
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# Ballybrit

Brilliant Borice, Elliott's Plate and One Cool Poet: The Galway Races in review

Aug 6th 2019, 3:06 PM 1,821 Views 2 Comments

Donn McClean runs down the best moments of a fantastic week of racing in Ballybrit.

# ballybrit - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Enigmatic Yorkhill claims big victory on final day at Galway
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# Ballybrit

Enigmatic Yorkhill claims big victory on final day at Galway

Aug 4th 2019, 7:49 PM 4,374 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile Gerry Keane saddled the most valuable winner of his career when Laughifuwant landed the feature Irish Stallion Farms EBF Ahonoora Handicap.

# ballybrit - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Power guides Tudor City to Galway Hurdle glory in thrilling finish
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# Ballybrit

Power guides Tudor City to Galway Hurdle glory in thrilling finish

Aug 1st 2019, 7:23 PM 2,831 Views 0 Comments

The Tony Martin-trained horse came fast and late under Robbie Power on day four at Ballybrit.

# ballybrit - Saturday 7 July, 2018

'The staff are buzzing' - Galway is on the hunt for its latest millionaire
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# Ballybrit

'The staff are buzzing' - Galway is on the hunt for its latest millionaire

Jul 7th 2018, 6:38 PM 26,166 Views 5 Comments

The winning ticket was sold in Ballybrit in the western county.

# ballybrit - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Wild celebrations in west Waterford and Panama after the opening winner at Galway Races yesterday
# Eye-catching
# Eye-catching

Wild celebrations in west Waterford and Panama after the opening winner at Galway Races yesterday

Aug 3rd 2017, 10:29 AM 4,558 Views 4 Comments

Fair to say the Connery Family Syndicate got excited.

# ballybrit - Monday 31 July, 2017

19-year-old Aubrey McMahon wins 'Amateur Derby' as Galway Races get underway
# Horse Racing
# Horse Racing

19-year-old Aubrey McMahon wins 'Amateur Derby' as Galway Races get underway

Jul 31st 2017, 8:29 PM 3,890 Views 2 Comments

16/1 shot Whiskey Sour won the feature on day one at Ballybrit.

# ballybrit - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Window smashed in Galway mosque while people inside praying
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Window smashed in Galway mosque while people inside praying

Jun 6th 2017, 3:20 PM 26,432 Views 210 Comments

Imam Ibrahim Noonan said people were upset by the incident.

# ballybrit - Monday 1 February, 2016

Houses evacuated after viable explosive is found in Galway
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Houses evacuated after viable explosive is found in Galway

Feb 1st 2016, 1:54 PM 17,809 Views 13 Comments

The incident happened late last night.

# ballybrit - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Aidan O'Brien's teenage son rode a memorable Galway winner this afternoon
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# Teenage Kicks

Aidan O'Brien's teenage son rode a memorable Galway winner this afternoon

Aug 2nd 2015, 10:15 PM 8,381 Views 0 Comments

Donnacha O’Brien claimed the feature on the final day of the festival.

It's your last chance to win some cash and here's our tip for the Galway Races
# Galway Races
# Galway Races

It's your last chance to win some cash and here's our tip for the Galway Races

Aug 2nd 2015, 2:00 PM 4,427 Views 0 Comments

Mark your card.

# ballybrit - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Our 8/1 tip for the Galway Races today
# Touch Wood
# Touch Wood

Our 8/1 tip for the Galway Races today

Aug 1st 2015, 8:14 AM 6,174 Views 4 Comments

Day Six and you’re still going strong, right horse fans?

# ballybrit - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

The 11 best things to eat in Galway this week
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The 11 best things to eat in Galway this week

Jul 29th 2015, 5:28 PM 6,334 Views 4 Comments

The feed you need.

# ballybrit - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

The rain came to Galway today for Day 2 of the festival
# Four Seasons
# Four Seasons

The rain came to Galway today for Day 2 of the festival

Jul 28th 2015, 9:41 PM 12,554 Views 11 Comments

Our 9/1 tip returned some nice each-way money.

Our 9/1 tip for the Galway Races today
# Mark Your Card
# Mark Your Card

Our 9/1 tip for the Galway Races today

Jul 28th 2015, 7:37 AM 9,084 Views 2 Comments

We’ll be keeping a close eye on the 6.50pm at Ballybrit this evening

# ballybrit - Monday 27 July, 2015

What's the big fuss about the Galway Races? Here's everything you need to know
# Explained
# Explained

What's the big fuss about the Galway Races? Here's everything you need to know

Jul 27th 2015, 3:40 PM 8,445 Views 7 Comments

When does the racing start? And, more importantly, who’s going to win?

Our 8/1 tip for the Galway Races today
# Mark Your Card
# Mark Your Card

Our 8/1 tip for the Galway Races today

Jul 27th 2015, 12:30 PM 8,845 Views 1 Comment

We’ll be keeping a close eye on the 6.15pm at Ballybrit this evening.

# ballybrit - Sunday 3 August, 2014

All the results and the best pics from the final day of the Galway Races
# Round-Up
# Round-Up

All the results and the best pics from the final day of the Galway Races

Aug 3rd 2014, 9:51 PM 3,031 Views 0 Comments

Baraweez was the winner in the feature while trainer Tony Martin claimed his sixth victory of the week.

# ballybrit - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

All the results and the best pics from Day 3 of the Galway Races
# Festival Week
# Festival Week

All the results and the best pics from Day 3 of the Galway Races

Jul 30th 2014, 7:19 PM 5,112 Views 0 Comments

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill and president Michael D Higgins were in attendance as Road To Riches won the Galway Plate.

# ballybrit - Monday 28 July, 2014

All the results and the best pics from Day 1 of the Galway Races
# Ballybrit
# Ballybrit

All the results and the best pics from Day 1 of the Galway Races

Jul 28th 2014, 9:29 PM 13,895 Views 8 Comments

A number of Irish rugby stars were in attendance as the festival got under way.

# ballybrit - Monday 29 July, 2013

Fun, frocks, winners and losers: 14 pictures from day one of the Galway Races
# Galway Races
# Galway Races

Fun, frocks, winners and losers: 14 pictures from day one of the Galway Races

Jul 29th 2013, 8:30 PM 4,167 Views 0 Comments

Beats spending Monday afternoon in work, that’s for sure.

# ballybrit - Monday 8 April, 2013

New Hewlett Packard facility to create 150 construction jobs
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From TheJournal.ie
# Jobswatch

New Hewlett Packard facility to create 150 construction jobs

Apr 8th 2013, 1:15 PM 8,082 Views 9 Comments

The 87,000 square foot facility will be dedicated to software research and development, cloud technology and business services.

# ballybrit - Monday 30 July, 2012

Galway races: And they're off... Dermot Weld and Ruby up and running
# Racing
# Racing

Galway races: And they're off... Dermot Weld and Ruby up and running

Jul 30th 2012, 5:24 PM 530 Views 0 Comments

“He’ll come back here for a handicap on Sunday on the Flat providing the ground stays decent, it’s beautiful at the moment.”

# ballybrit - Thursday 24 May, 2012

HP Ireland: job losses will impact 'every business and region'
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From TheJournal.ie
# HP Ireland

HP Ireland: job losses will impact 'every business and region'

May 24th 2012, 9:15 AM 3,057 Views 12 Comments

But there is no specific details for the 4,000 people currently employed at HP Ireland.

# ballybrit - Friday 28 October, 2011

Man killed in single vehicle crash in Co Galway
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# Roads

Man killed in single vehicle crash in Co Galway

Oct 28th 2011, 1:37 PM 493 Views 0 Comments

The 52-year-old was the sole occupant of the car which struck a wall on the N17 at Ballybrit this morning.

# ballybrit - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

'Bertie, you b****x': Former Taoiseach gets an earful in Galway
# Galway Races
From TheJournal.ie
# Galway Races

'Bertie, you b****x': Former Taoiseach gets an earful in Galway

Jul 27th 2011, 10:13 AM 7,326 Views 57 Comments

Bertie Ahern was heckled at the Galway Races – but some other Fianna Fáilers were counting their winnings…

# ballybrit - Monday 25 July, 2011

Mark your Card: Galway Festival day one
# Starter's Orders
# Starter's Orders

Mark your Card: Galway Festival day one

Jul 25th 2011, 2:26 PM 240 Views 0 Comments

We take a look at the runners and riders on day one at Ballybrit. Go on ya good thing …

# ballybrit - Monday 13 December, 2010

Hewlett Packard to create 105 jobs in Galway
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From TheJournal.ie
# Jobswatch

Hewlett Packard to create 105 jobs in Galway

Dec 13th 2010, 1:42 PM 324 Views 0 Comments

The computer and printer manufacturer will create posts in software engineering and recruitment will begin straight away.

# ballybrit - Monday 26 July, 2010

Five things you didn't know about the Galway Races
# Galway Races
# Galway Races

Five things you didn't know about the Galway Races

Jul 26th 2010, 5:15 PM 505 Views 0 Comments

It’s had the Pope and the world’s longest bar – though not at the same time.