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Galway’s Pocket Rocket

Galway’s Pocket Rocket

Image: Lucasz Langowski by Brian Donnellon     Sinead Keon will be one of Ireland’s entrants in this autumn’s World Dwarf Games in Canada, and she will be representing us in three different sports, shot put, javelin and table tennis, the latter of which she is the defending champ from the 2013 games. All of that is impressive


Mother And Baby Home Survivors want to meet Kenny.

Image Source By: Precious Nkikita An urgent meeting with the Taoiseach Enda Kenny has been called by survivors of institutions for unmarried mothers and their babies over demands to extend an investigation into deaths in the homes. A commission was set up to investigate abuse at one Catholic Church facility in Tuam, Galway has dug

United looking to bounce back in Cork

  Cork’s Steven Beattie with Paul Sinnott of Galway Image: ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson/   By Aodán Boland   The 2017 Airtricity Premier Division is back and Galway United are on the hunt for their first win of the season after losing narrowly to Drogheda United at Deacy Park last Friday thanks to a 81st minute


Two women involved in separate car accidents on Tuesday

Image Source by Precious Nkikita On Tuesday, two women died in two separate collisions. In Co.Kildare, at 11 am on Tuesday morning, a woman in her mid- thirties collided with a car and unfortunately, she passed away at Naas General Hospital. The fatal collision happened on the Rathcoffey to Maynooth Road at Clane. The male


What’s On In Galway This Week?

Image Source by Aine Guerin Rice What’s on in Galway this week? Hipster Bingo (27th Feb) Location: Róisín Dubh, 9 Dominick Street Upper, Galway, Ireland. Price: €5.00 Event category: Craic Start time: 17:00   Website: “A night of unparalleled randomness, craic and above else oversized glasses and manicured beards. Come for the prizes, stay