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#Galway

# galway - Sunday 24 November, 2019

'I really feel sorry for those businesses': Minister says he's 'pushing hard' on high insurance costs
# TAKING ACTION
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# TAKING ACTION

'I really feel sorry for those businesses': Minister says he's 'pushing hard' on high insurance costs

Nov 24th 2019, 7:30 AM 12,037 Views 28 Comments

Galway Community Circus said this week it had become another business affected by the “national insurance sector crisis”.

# galway - Monday 18 November, 2019

'For the two of us to pick up our first All-Stars on the same night was extra special'
# Twinning
# Twinning

'For the two of us to pick up our first All-Stars on the same night was extra special'

Nov 18th 2019, 6:30 PM 28,328 Views 1 Comment

Galway and Kilkerrin-Clonberne twins Louise and Nicola Ward are hoping for a week of firsts as they line out in the All-Ireland club final on Saturday.

# galway - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Friend's Connacht overcome injury crisis to notch impressive win over Montpellier
# Dogged
# Dogged

Friend's Connacht overcome injury crisis to notch impressive win over Montpellier

Nov 17th 2019, 2:58 PM 29,327 Views 42 Comments

Conor Fitzgerald’s penalty edged the western province to their impressive victory.

# galway - Thursday 14 November, 2019

From being put in goals at 14 to All-Star keeper and a first All-Ireland senior title at 19
# Tribe Teen
# Tribe Teen

From being put in goals at 14 to All-Star keeper and a first All-Ireland senior title at 19

Nov 14th 2019, 7:15 AM 10,720 Views 1 Comment

Galway’s teenage number one Sarah Healy also completed her Leaving Cert this summer.

# galway - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

A new record high: The average monthly rent in Ireland is now over €1,400
# Renting
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# Renting

A new record high: The average monthly rent in Ireland is now over €1,400

Nov 12th 2019, 12:05 AM 78,080 Views 110 Comments

Areas like Munster have seen large increases in rent prices this year compared to 2018.

# galway - Saturday 9 November, 2019

'People were saying, 'Do ye not want to play together at all? I'm delighted to have her back'
# Terrific Twins
# Terrific Twins

'People were saying, 'Do ye not want to play together at all? I'm delighted to have her back'

Nov 9th 2019, 7:15 AM 10,484 Views 2 Comments

After both suffering gut-wrenching injuries last year, Louise and Nicola Ward are leading the way for Kilkerrin-Clonberne and Galway.

# galway - Friday 8 November, 2019

Galway's new hurling manager confirmed as All-Ireland winning Na Piarsaigh boss
# White Smoke
# White Smoke

Galway's new hurling manager confirmed as All-Ireland winning Na Piarsaigh boss

Nov 8th 2019, 9:16 PM 21,332 Views 24 Comments

Shane O’Neill replaces Micheál Donoghue on a two-year term.

# galway - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Family concerned for welfare of 63-year-old man missing from Galway since 27 October
# Appeal
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# Appeal

Family concerned for welfare of 63-year-old man missing from Galway since 27 October

Nov 6th 2019, 7:51 AM 25,479 Views 1 Comment

Kevin McGrath was last seen at Eyre Square in Galway city.

# galway - Friday 1 November, 2019

Man (70s) dies after car he was driving enters sea in Galway
# Kinvara
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# Kinvara

Man (70s) dies after car he was driving enters sea in Galway

Nov 1st 2019, 8:22 AM 24,823 Views 3 Comments

A major search was launched after the alarm was raised just after 8pm in Kinvara last night.

# galway - Monday 28 October, 2019

Gardaí locate missing 17-year-old from Galway
# Galway
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# Galway

Gardaí locate missing 17-year-old from Galway

Oct 28th 2019, 5:05 PM 43,936 Views 25 Comments

# galway - Saturday 26 October, 2019

'I absolutely love playing for the club' - Galway star set for Connacht final showdown

'I absolutely love playing for the club' - Galway star set for Connacht final showdown

Oct 26th 2019, 6:30 AM 4,057 Views 1 Comment

Olivia Divilly is a key player for Kilkerrin-Clonberne against Kilbride tomorrow.

# galway - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Two men arrested after cannabis and cocaine worth estimated €200k seized in Co Galway
# Ballinasloe
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# Ballinasloe

Two men arrested after cannabis and cocaine worth estimated €200k seized in Co Galway

Oct 24th 2019, 7:12 PM 16,458 Views 14 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# galway - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Excitement to see an old team-mate take over Galway, saving the day for Corofin and 'football is just a game'
# Pre-sice
# Pre-sice

Excitement to see an old team-mate take over Galway, saving the day for Corofin and 'football is just a game'

Oct 22nd 2019, 6:03 PM 7,253 Views 0 Comments

Gary Sice was the All-Ireland champions’ last-gasp hero on Sunday – but there’s more than that to discuss.

Galway named one of the best cities in the world to visit
# Go West
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# Go West

Galway named one of the best cities in the world to visit

Oct 22nd 2019, 6:10 AM 36,063 Views 52 Comments

Lonely Planet describes Galway as “brilliantly bohemian”.

# galway - Sunday 20 October, 2019

7 All-Star awards for champions Galway and Kilkenny wins Player of the Year
# Camogie Stars
# Camogie Stars

7 All-Star awards for champions Galway and Kilkenny wins Player of the Year

Oct 20th 2019, 11:51 AM 11,463 Views 4 Comments

Niamh Kilkenny won the senior player award with manager Cathal Murray also honoured.

# galway - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Gardaí have recovered the body of a 23-year-old last seen on Tuesday
# Galway
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# Galway

Gardaí have recovered the body of a 23-year-old last seen on Tuesday

Oct 19th 2019, 6:56 PM 19,542 Views 1 Comment

Cathal Whelan was last seen out socialising in Clifden town on Tuesday night.

# galway - Friday 18 October, 2019

Gardaí investigating social media shooting threats made against two schools
# Threats
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# Threats

Gardaí investigating social media shooting threats made against two schools

Oct 18th 2019, 8:21 PM 24,665 Views 6 Comments

The schools in question are located in Limerick and Galway.

# galway - Friday 11 October, 2019

Two-time All-Ireland winner Joyce set to take over Galway senior footballers
# The West's Awake
# The West's Awake

Two-time All-Ireland winner Joyce set to take over Galway senior footballers

Oct 11th 2019, 6:20 PM 8,153 Views 6 Comments

Padraic Joyce is to be recommended as the Tribesmen’s new boss.

Fáilte Ireland makes its biggest investment ever in a tourist attraction to overhaul Galway museum From TheJournal.ie

Fáilte Ireland makes its biggest investment ever in a tourist attraction to overhaul Galway museum

Oct 11th 2019, 10:57 AM 48,170 Views 16 Comments

The agency is ploughing over €6 million into museum and new plaza near Spanish Arch.

# galway - Thursday 3 October, 2019

19-year-old Brighton star expected to stay with U21s but senior Ireland call-up 'a possibility'
# Aaron Connolly
# Aaron Connolly

19-year-old Brighton star expected to stay with U21s but senior Ireland call-up 'a possibility'

Oct 3rd 2019, 7:30 AM 6,047 Views 7 Comments

Aaron Connolly has recently played against Man City, Burnley, Newcastle, Aston Villa and Chelsea.

# galway - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

'It is disappointing': Govt reacts to decision to withdraw tender for Oughterard Direct Provision centre
# Galway
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# Galway

'It is disappointing': Govt reacts to decision to withdraw tender for Oughterard Direct Provision centre

Updated Oct 1st 2019, 5:45 PM 38,217 Views 187 Comments

The plan to accommodate asylum seekers at the former hotel sparked protests in recent weeks.

# galway - Monday 30 September, 2019

Galway duo and Kilkenny forward to contest Camogie Player of the Year award
# MVP
# MVP

Galway duo and Kilkenny forward to contest Camogie Player of the Year award

Sep 30th 2019, 11:22 AM 5,204 Views 2 Comments

Niamh Kilkenny, Sarah Dervan and Michelle Quilty are all in the running.

# galway - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Flanagan said there is 'no threat' to local communities from Direct Provision
# Oughterard
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# Oughterard

Flanagan said there is 'no threat' to local communities from Direct Provision

Sep 29th 2019, 3:34 PM 17,002 Views 82 Comments

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan was speaking to RTÉ One’s The Week in Politics this afternoon.

# galway - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Top Cork, Galway and Meath stars set to travel to AFLW combine in Melbourne
# Land Down Under
# Land Down Under

Top Cork, Galway and Meath stars set to travel to AFLW combine in Melbourne

Sep 26th 2019, 12:19 PM 14,735 Views 2 Comments

16 Irish players have been confirmed for the 2020 season thus far.

# galway - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

'Listen, my heart is torn': Davy Fitzgerald will decide future this week amid Galway rumours
# The Decision
# The Decision

'Listen, my heart is torn': Davy Fitzgerald will decide future this week amid Galway rumours

Sep 25th 2019, 3:00 PM 32,940 Views 45 Comments

The 48-year-old has been heavily linked with the vacant Galway job.

# galway - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Growth in house prices slows to just 0.1% - but unclear if supply or Brexit is the cause
# Property
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# Property

Growth in house prices slows to just 0.1% - but unclear if supply or Brexit is the cause

Sep 22nd 2019, 6:00 AM 12,546 Views 31 Comments

The average cost of a house nationwide in the third quarter of this year was €257,000.

# galway - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Government chief whip says procedure for establishing Direct Provision centres 'unfair' on locals
# Oughterard
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# Oughterard

Government chief whip says procedure for establishing Direct Provision centres 'unfair' on locals

Sep 18th 2019, 5:55 PM 14,626 Views 43 Comments

Seán Kyne TD added that the State has a duty to provide for asylum seekers.

14 for champions Galway, 13 for Kilkenny - All-Ireland finalists dominate 2019 All-Star nominations
# Stars Align
# Stars Align

14 for champions Galway, 13 for Kilkenny - All-Ireland finalists dominate 2019 All-Star nominations

Sep 18th 2019, 11:16 AM 3,977 Views 2 Comments

Nine for Tipperary, four a-piece for Cork and Waterford, and one for Limerick, with the banquet to take place on Saturday, 19 October.

Poll: Should buskers be banned from using amps until after 6pm?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Should buskers be banned from using amps until after 6pm?

Sep 18th 2019, 10:14 AM 18,267 Views 50 Comments

That’s one of several new rules due to come into effect in Galway next year.

'People come for the atmosphere': Galway's buskers and businesses clash over new rules on street performing
# Busking
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# Busking

'People come for the atmosphere': Galway's buskers and businesses clash over new rules on street performing

Sep 18th 2019, 12:05 AM 29,438 Views 54 Comments

The new bylaws were introduced by Galway County Council.

# galway - Monday 16 September, 2019

Centre for children suspected of suffering sexual abuse opens in Galway
# Safe Space
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# Safe Space

Centre for children suspected of suffering sexual abuse opens in Galway

Sep 16th 2019, 5:46 PM 10,622 Views 6 Comments

It will provide a safe space where children can access teams of gardaí, social workers and other professionals working together under one roof.

'World's first' use of drone technology to deliver insulin to island off Galway coast
# Inis Mór
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# Inis Mór

'World's first' use of drone technology to deliver insulin to island off Galway coast

Sep 16th 2019, 4:44 PM 27,828 Views 38 Comments

The drone was successfully piloted to Inis Mór by researchers from NUI Galway.

'We're on a bit of a journey at the moment and this is only a stopping point on it'
# Down But Not Out
# Down But Not Out

'We're on a bit of a journey at the moment and this is only a stopping point on it'

Updated Sep 16th 2019, 7:15 AM 5,780 Views 3 Comments

Galway manager Tim Rabbitt reflects on his side’s All-Ireland final defeat at the hands of Dublin.

# galway - Sunday 15 September, 2019

'You win a medal or a trophy, but there's so much more to life... her achievement was bigger than ours'
# Heartwarming Story
# Heartwarming Story

'You win a medal or a trophy, but there's so much more to life... her achievement was bigger than ours'

Sep 15th 2019, 9:30 PM 15,517 Views 1 Comment

A fairly routine winning post-match media briefing, until Dublin’s three in-a-row winning boss Mick Bohan shared a touching story.

The right three-in-a-row for Dublin, experience shines through and a bizarre All-Ireland final
# Talking Points
# Talking Points

The right three-in-a-row for Dublin, experience shines through and a bizarre All-Ireland final

Sep 15th 2019, 7:38 PM 8,646 Views 13 Comments

Comment from today’s All-Ireland final showdown between Dublin and Galway.

History made as Dublin seal third All-Ireland title in-a-row after dogged battle
# Blue Weekend
# Blue Weekend

History made as Dublin seal third All-Ireland title in-a-row after dogged battle

Sep 15th 2019, 7:00 PM 30,219 Views 53 Comments

Sineád Goldrick and Hannah O’Neill scored the all-important goals against Galway front of 56,114 at Croke Park.

As it happened: Dublin v Galway, All-Ireland senior ladies football final
# And It's Live
# And It's Live

As it happened: Dublin v Galway, All-Ireland senior ladies football final

Sep 15th 2019, 3:00 PM 73,871 Views 23 Comments

Who would lift the Brendan Martin Cup today?

'The nearly team' so many times, but there's something different about Galway now
# Seeking Silverware
# Seeking Silverware

'The nearly team' so many times, but there's something different about Galway now

Sep 15th 2019, 8:30 AM 3,183 Views 0 Comments

The Tribe, captained by Tracey Leonard, are contesting a first All-Ireland final since 2005 this afternoon.

Poll: Who will win today's All-Ireland senior football final in Croke Park?
# Prediction Time
# Prediction Time

Poll: Who will win today's All-Ireland senior football final in Croke Park?

Sep 15th 2019, 6:30 AM 4,074 Views 2 Comments

Dublin and Galway will meet in Croke Park on Sunday afternoon.

# galway - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Protest in Oughterard over Direct Provision centre concerns
# Galway
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# Galway

Protest in Oughterard over Direct Provision centre concerns

Sep 14th 2019, 4:00 PM 23,334 Views 45 Comments

Hundreds of people took part in the protest in the Galway town.