Author Archives: Aodán Boland


Heroic Many Clouds Dies At Cheltenham

Heroic Many Clouds Dies At Cheltenham

Image Source by Aodán Boland 2015 Grand National winner Many Clouds has sadly passed away following his win in the Cotswold Chase at Cheltenham’s Festival Trials Day. The 10-year-old beat Gold Cup favourite, Thistlecrack and collapsed moments after crossing the finishing line and was treated by veterinary staff immediately who shortly announced his death. A postmortem will be


“Galway Girl” Confirmed For Ed Sheeran’s New Album!

by Aodán Boland Singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran has released the track listings for his third studio album ÷ and it features a song called “Galway Girl”! Sheeran made a comeback last week after a year-long hiatus by releasing two new singles, which both topped the charts globally. He previously revealed that he had written two songs about Galway and


Daryl Horgan Signs For Preston

Image Source by Aodán Boland Preston North End have announced the signing of Galway man, Daryl Horgan from League of Ireland champions, Dundalk. Horgan signed for Dundalk in December 2013 after spending two seasons at Turners Cross with Cork City. 24-year-old Horgan started his career with Salthill Devon and his brothers, Colm and Kevin are currently


Connacht Boosted By Matt Healy Return

Image Source by Aodán Boland Matt Healy is set to return to Connacht for their clash against Benetton Treviso on Saturday, after a two-month absence after breaking his hand against Edinburgh in September. International players Finlay Bealham, Ultan Dillane, Kieran Marmion and Niyi Adeolokun are all on a week’s break following their return from the national


Sky Sports Sack Eric Bristow

Image Source by Aodán Boland Legendary Darts player, Eric Bristow MBE has been axed from Sky Sport’s darts coverage after he sent out a number of tweets about paedophile football coach Barry Bennell and his alleged victims. Bristow who is regarded as one of Darts all time greats, was heavily criticized after suggesting that the footballers that Bennell allegedly


Green Day Returning To Ireland in 2017

Image Source by Aodán Boland Good news for punk-rock fans this morning, as Green Day have announced that they will return to Ireland in 2017 and will play Royal Hospital Kilmainham on June 29th. The band were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2015 and released their 12th studio album ‘Revolution Radio’