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#Galway

# galway - Friday 21 August, 2020

Golfgate: Who were the public figures at this week's controversial Oireachtas Golf Society dinner?
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Golfgate: Who were the public figures at this week's controversial Oireachtas Golf Society dinner?

Aug 21st 2020, 6:56 PM 92,605 Views 58 Comments

81 people are said to have attended the event in Clifden this week.

'I unreservedly apologise': Supreme Court judge releases statement following golf dinner controversy
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'I unreservedly apologise': Supreme Court judge releases statement following golf dinner controversy

Aug 21st 2020, 12:09 PM 66,317 Views 144 Comments

The Supreme Court justice was at the controversial event in Galway on Wednesday night.

Galway Cathaoirleach says golf event smacks of 'one rule for them and another for us'
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# Fianna Fáil

Galway Cathaoirleach says golf event smacks of 'one rule for them and another for us'

Aug 21st 2020, 7:31 AM 68,602 Views 101 Comments

Agriculture Minister Dara Calleary was among those at a golf function with over 80 attendees at a hotel on Wednesday night

# galway - Saturday 15 August, 2020

'These are the days you live for': RNLI volunteers recall dramatic rescue of young paddle-boarders in Galway
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# Search And Rescue

'These are the days you live for': RNLI volunteers recall dramatic rescue of young paddle-boarders in Galway

Aug 15th 2020, 5:01 PM 36,806 Views 21 Comments

There was jubilation this week when cousins Sara Feeney and Ellen Glynn were found off Inis Oirr.

'At the end of the day, it's only trying to get a ball between two posts... but it's more than that'
# Tribe Taliswoman
# Tribe Taliswoman

'At the end of the day, it's only trying to get a ball between two posts... but it's more than that'

Aug 15th 2020, 7:00 AM 8,409 Views 0 Comments

Galway WFC captain Keara Cormican on a big 2020 season, her own football journey and teaching through the Covid-19 crisis.

# galway - Friday 14 August, 2020

'We said there was no point in being panicky, and we'd be fine': Teenager rescued from sea in Galway tells her story
# Resilience
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# Resilience

'We said there was no point in being panicky, and we'd be fine': Teenager rescued from sea in Galway tells her story

Aug 14th 2020, 1:09 PM 37,866 Views 40 Comments

The paddle boarders rescued yesterday morning were “shaking like leaves” with the cold overnight.

'Sara said to Ellen - this boat is coming for us': Father describes joy and relief after Galway bay rescue
# Great News
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# Great News

'Sara said to Ellen - this boat is coming for us': Father describes joy and relief after Galway bay rescue

Aug 14th 2020, 9:27 AM 52,771 Views 20 Comments

Fisherman Patrick Oliver and his son Morgan found Ellen Glynn and Sara Feeney yesterday after a 15-hour ordeal at sea.

# galway - Thursday 13 August, 2020

'Anything that could fly or float was out there last night': The story behind the rescue of Galway paddle boarders
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# Furbo Beach

'Anything that could fly or float was out there last night': The story behind the rescue of Galway paddle boarders

Aug 13th 2020, 6:22 PM 58,014 Views 25 Comments

A Galway RNLI crew member recounts the operation that saved two women’s lives this morning.

# galway - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Mayo star O'Connor sees red as reigning champions Ballintubber held to draw in opener
# Wrap
# Wrap

Mayo star O'Connor sees red as reigning champions Ballintubber held to draw in opener

Aug 1st 2020, 10:10 PM 18,794 Views 5 Comments

A look at today’s football action in Mayo and Galway, which threw up some shock results.

# galway - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Canning receives highly debatable red in Galway and All-Ireland club finalists draw in Tipp
# Around The Grounds
# Around The Grounds

Canning receives highly debatable red in Galway and All-Ireland club finalists draw in Tipp

Updated Jul 26th 2020, 8:38 PM 65,783 Views 9 Comments

It was a busy day of club hurling action around the country.

# galway - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Reigning champions Galway set for rematch with Cork after All-Ireland group stage draw
# Camogie
# Camogie

Reigning champions Galway set for rematch with Cork after All-Ireland group stage draw

Jul 16th 2020, 8:41 PM 2,901 Views 1 Comment

2019 champions Galway defeated 2018 winner Cork at the semi-final stage last August.

# galway - Monday 13 July, 2020

'We didn't really perceive him as this famous person, he was just big Jack to us'
# RIP Jack
# RIP Jack

'We didn't really perceive him as this famous person, he was just big Jack to us'

Jul 13th 2020, 10:45 AM 39,005 Views 6 Comments

Former Galway player Alan Kerins on his family’s close links to Jack Charlton.

# galway - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Two injured after light aircraft crash in Galway field
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# Killimordaly

Two injured after light aircraft crash in Galway field

Jul 11th 2020, 5:41 PM 28,789 Views 3 Comments

The aircraft crashed in a field at around 12.45pm this afternoon.

# galway - Saturday 4 July, 2020

In Galway and Cork, concerns grow about 'sharp increase' in homelessness in coming months
# Second Wave
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# Second Wave

In Galway and Cork, concerns grow about 'sharp increase' in homelessness in coming months

Jul 4th 2020, 9:00 PM 24,905 Views 54 Comments

Staff who work with Simon Community say the last few months have been a struggle.

# galway - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Gardaí issue warning after nearly 50 reports of dogs attacking livestock since March
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# Garda Appeal

Gardaí issue warning after nearly 50 reports of dogs attacking livestock since March

Jul 1st 2020, 8:45 AM 13,816 Views 26 Comments

In total, 47 incidents were reported between 1 March and 29 June.

# galway - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Government accused of 'dividing' Ireland's west coast islands over whether or not to reopen as part of Covid-19 road map
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Government accused of 'dividing' Ireland's west coast islands over whether or not to reopen as part of Covid-19 road map

Jun 24th 2020, 12:05 AM 29,431 Views 19 Comments

The Cabinet is expected to decide this week whether the islands are to re-open on 29 June.

# galway - Monday 22 June, 2020

Fresh appeal for information on missing mother-of-seven 35 years on from disappearance
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# Barbara Walsh

Fresh appeal for information on missing mother-of-seven 35 years on from disappearance

Jun 22nd 2020, 2:29 PM 30,310 Views 5 Comments

The last sighting of the 33-year-old woman was at a party at her home in Carna.

# galway - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Irish player among four to leave North Melbourne
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

Irish player among four to leave North Melbourne

Jun 20th 2020, 2:08 PM 5,253 Views 0 Comments

Mairead Seoighe has departed the AFLW club after her contract was not renewed.

# galway - Friday 19 June, 2020

All-Ireland ladies football championship to be played off over 7 weekends and start with group stages
# Round Robin
# Round Robin

All-Ireland ladies football championship to be played off over 7 weekends and start with group stages

Jun 19th 2020, 4:22 PM 3,094 Views 1 Comment

The draws will take place next Tuesday evening.

# galway - Monday 15 June, 2020

Man charged in connection with stabbing in Galway yesterday
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# Ballybane

Man charged in connection with stabbing in Galway yesterday

Jun 15th 2020, 8:31 AM 15,550 Views 0 Comments

He is due before Galway District Court this morning.

# galway - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'This money is badly needed': Mother urges Irish college to get in touch with parents about refunding fees
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# Coláiste Cholumba

'This money is badly needed': Mother urges Irish college to get in touch with parents about refunding fees

Jun 11th 2020, 6:10 AM 34,476 Views 10 Comments

A mother has said that she doesn’t understand why Coláiste Cholumba hasn’t been in touch with parents, as other Irish colleges have done.

# galway - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

'It was unexpected, I didn't think I was going to be let go but that's just sport'
# Finishing Up
# Finishing Up

'It was unexpected, I didn't think I was going to be let go but that's just sport'

Jun 10th 2020, 9:32 PM 39,475 Views 23 Comments

28-year-old Eoin McKeon’s time with Connacht is over after 137 appearances for his native province.

Over €40,000 worth of cannabis seized at Shannon Airport
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# Revenue

Over €40,000 worth of cannabis seized at Shannon Airport

Jun 10th 2020, 11:21 AM 16,063 Views 37 Comments

The drugs were destined for an address in Galway.

Poll: Should the Christopher Columbus memorial in Galway be removed?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Should the Christopher Columbus memorial in Galway be removed?

Jun 10th 2020, 9:30 AM 70,725 Views 49 Comments

People Before Profit wants the memorial removed in solidarity with the global Black Lives Matter movement.

# galway - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

'It doesn't educate anyone': Calls to remove Galway's memorial to 'genocidal' Christopher Columbus
# Black Lives Matter
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# Black Lives Matter

'It doesn't educate anyone': Calls to remove Galway's memorial to 'genocidal' Christopher Columbus

Jun 9th 2020, 4:23 PM 41,428 Views 168 Comments

The monument is located near the Spanish Arch.

Researchers want your questions for new survey about Irish society during the pandemic
# Nui Galway
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# Nui Galway

Researchers want your questions for new survey about Irish society during the pandemic

Jun 9th 2020, 6:10 AM 7,901 Views 4 Comments

The research aims to record how Irish society has coped with the Covid-19 crisis.

# galway - Thursday 21 May, 2020

'I kind of felt guilty coming in because Michael and John were two brilliant players'
# Alan Kerins
# Alan Kerins

'I kind of felt guilty coming in because Michael and John were two brilliant players'

May 21st 2020, 4:51 PM 30,271 Views 6 Comments

Galway dual star Alan Kerins is this week’s guest on our GAA podcast Warriors.

# galway - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Protest against garda checkpoint in Galway condemned as 'reckless and dangerous'
# Policing Covid
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# Policing Covid

Protest against garda checkpoint in Galway condemned as 'reckless and dangerous'

May 12th 2020, 10:49 PM 86,065 Views 30 Comments

Concerns were raised that frontline staff and other medical personnel were held up as a result of the incident.

# galway - Saturday 9 May, 2020

'I think it's terribly sad what’s going on in Mayo' - From the Green and Red to Connacht rivals Galway
# Frank And Honest
# Frank And Honest

'I think it's terribly sad what’s going on in Mayo' - From the Green and Red to Connacht rivals Galway

May 9th 2020, 9:05 AM 10,573 Views 0 Comments

Galway ladies coach Frank Browne details his journey from Mayo to the Tribe, and calls for mediation to solve the problems in his former county.

# galway - Monday 4 May, 2020

Man (20s) arrested over theft of vehicle outside shop in Galway
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# Beal Srutha

Man (20s) arrested over theft of vehicle outside shop in Galway

May 4th 2020, 11:04 AM 23,247 Views 0 Comments

The suspect is due in court this afternoon.

# galway - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Gardaí investigating unexplained death of man (20s) in Galway
# Galway
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# Galway

Gardaí investigating unexplained death of man (20s) in Galway

Apr 29th 2020, 7:03 PM 33,307 Views 1 Comment

The man was found unresponsive at his home this morning.

# galway - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

100 new tech jobs announced in Dublin and Galway
# Fidelity Investments
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# Fidelity Investments

100 new tech jobs announced in Dublin and Galway

Apr 28th 2020, 8:34 AM 26,128 Views 8 Comments

Most of the jobs at Fidelity Investments are for software engineers.

# galway - Sunday 26 April, 2020

5 big picture takeaways from Galway's 2017 All-Ireland hurling win over Waterford
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

5 big picture takeaways from Galway's 2017 All-Ireland hurling win over Waterford

Apr 26th 2020, 7:30 PM 20,728 Views 24 Comments

The Tribesmen ended a 29-year-wait to lift the Liam MacCarthy Cup that day.

Galway and Corofin stalwart Kieran Fitzgerald announces retirement
# CALLING IT A DAY
# CALLING IT A DAY

Galway and Corofin stalwart Kieran Fitzgerald announces retirement

Apr 26th 2020, 1:52 PM 12,447 Views 9 Comments

The 39-year-old won four All-Ireland titles with his club in a career spanning four decades.

# galway - Saturday 25 April, 2020

Eight-year-old Galway boy cycling marathon to raise money for health workers
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# Marathon

Eight-year-old Galway boy cycling marathon to raise money for health workers

Apr 25th 2020, 3:00 PM 19,817 Views 7 Comments

He has raised more than €7,000 so far.

# galway - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Cocaine worth €21,000 seized after man flees car stopped by gardaí in Galway
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# Bushy Park

Cocaine worth €21,000 seized after man flees car stopped by gardaí in Galway

Apr 21st 2020, 10:26 AM 27,404 Views 18 Comments

The man was seen placing a white package into a gap in a wall.

# galway - Friday 3 April, 2020

Galway and Sarsfields star and last-gasp All-Ireland final winner named club Player of the Year
# Teenage Dream
# Teenage Dream

Galway and Sarsfields star and last-gasp All-Ireland final winner named club Player of the Year

Apr 3rd 2020, 11:44 AM 3,229 Views 0 Comments

19-year-old Siobhán McGrath steered Sarsfields to All-Ireland glory.

# galway - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'We hope to see them back in Australia for another season' - North Melbourne leave the door open for Irish duo
# Forward Thinking
# Forward Thinking

'We hope to see them back in Australia for another season' - North Melbourne leave the door open for Irish duo

Apr 1st 2020, 11:44 AM 4,175 Views 0 Comments

Mayo star Aileen Gilroy and Galway All-Ireland finalist Mairéad Seoighe enjoyed their first campaign Down Under.

# galway - Monday 30 March, 2020

Prototype created by Irish research team for crowd funded emergency ventilators
# Coronavirus
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# Coronavirus

Prototype created by Irish research team for crowd funded emergency ventilators

Mar 30th 2020, 4:15 PM 35,023 Views 25 Comments

The GoFundMe page for the ventilators has raised over €134,000 so far.

# galway - Monday 23 March, 2020

Man (20) arrested after three suffer stab wounds in Galway altercation
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# Ballinasloe

Man (20) arrested after three suffer stab wounds in Galway altercation

Mar 23rd 2020, 12:47 PM 27,482 Views 10 Comments

Two men remain in hospital receiving treatment for their injuries.