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Dublin: 13 °C Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Galway

# galway - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge Galway golfer’s reaction to getting a hole in one captured on CCTV Over The Moon

# galway - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Lord of the Rings’ Middle-earth was inspired by… the Burren

A Derry-based academic says the time Tolkien spent in Ireland inspired his concept.

# galway - Monday 11 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s how one Galway restaurateur reacted to no-shows at his business (NSFW language) Rage At The Races This post contains a poll

Here’s how one Galway restaurateur reacted to no-shows at his business (NSFW language)

JP McMahon tore up the rulebook for customer service.

# galway - Saturday 9 August, 2014

From The Score Galway ride out storm to see off Clare in Camogie quarter-final Dramatic Finish

Galway ride out storm to see off Clare in Camogie quarter-final

Cork proved too strong for Offaly to claim the second semi-final spot up for grabs today.

From The Score Considine determined to win come Hell or Holy Water GAA

Considine determined to win come Hell or Holy Water

The Clare player is keen to cause an upset against Galway today

# galway - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about Obama considering hitting Iraq, Russia’s ban on EU food, and Denis O’Brien…

Woman killed and six people injured in crash in Galway

Six people – including three children – were taken to hospital to be treated for their injuries.

# galway - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Two men arrested after gardaí seize €100k worth of cannabis

Gardaí made the discovery during a raid on a house in Ballinasloe.

# galway - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Woman dies in early morning Galway road crash

The woman’s car collided with a wall in Moycullen.

# galway - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Childhood asthma rates linked to black smoke in Galway

A study has suggested that a drop in black smoke levels in the mid-nineties improved overall air quality and helped reduce hospital admissions for asthma.

# galway - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about a miscarriage of justice, live-tweets from Gaza, and dating site experiments.

Anti-war activist to be arrested and jailed for Shannon Airport protest

Niall Farrell was convicted along with Margaretta D’Arcy last month.

# galway - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Top 7 towns in Ireland plagued by stag and hen parties L Plates

Top 7 towns in Ireland plagued by stag and hen parties

What happens in Langtons stays in Langtons.

Gardaí, Microsoft and Hello Kitty: The week in numbers

Plus: At what age do people begin to feel most confident about their looks?

# galway - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Two whistleblowers suspended over nursing home claims, Seanad told

A HIQA inspection carried out at the home in May of this year found the authority hadn’t been informed adequately of elder abuse allegations.

In search of dolphins aboard Charlie Haughey’s old yacht

The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group are making the most of the fine weather today, as they set off on their mission to survey the dolphin population in the North West

# galway - Monday 14 July, 2014

Man dies after resurfacing from dive off Inishbofin

The diver experienced difficulty and the coastguard helicopter R118 was tasked to the scene from Sligo.

Charity worker fined €250 after starved dogs and animal skulls found Neglected This post contains images

Charity worker fined €250 after starved dogs and animal skulls found

WARNING: This article contains some disturbing images.

# galway - Saturday 12 July, 2014

From The Score Higgins happy to be back in the corner as the Green and Red seek fourth straight title Versatile

Higgins happy to be back in the corner as the Green and Red seek fourth straight title

The versatile Ballyhaunis man had no complaints when moved into the forward line, but is taking back his familiar jersey.

# galway - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s how a Galway pub ended up selling 50c pints during last night’s match Humdinger

Here’s how a Galway pub ended up selling 50c pints during last night’s match

A deal that reduced the price of beer by 50c every time a team scored went brilliantly wrong.

# galway - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Man charged in connection with disappearance of Adrian Folan

He will appear before a special sitting of Galway District Court this evening.

Leap Cards to be extended to Cork, but which counties are next in line?

The cards are already usable on buses in the county and the scheme will extend to trains by early 2015.

# galway - Monday 7 July, 2014

Body found near Cliffs of Moher is that of missing man Adrian Folan

The Athlone resident had been missing since Thursday.

# galway - Saturday 5 July, 2014

From The Score Camogie champions Galway host Dubs on the fields of Athenry Fixtures

Camogie champions Galway host Dubs on the fields of Athenry

There are the 10 camogie games taking place across the country this weekend.

# galway - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From The Score Lar Corbett back as Tipp make 3 changes for Galway game Talisman

Lar Corbett back as Tipp make 3 changes for Galway game

The 33-year-old forward replaces Niall O’Meara in attack ahead of the clash in Thurles.

# galway - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

What do you make of the new black and red public bikes for Cork, Limerick, and Galway? On Yer Bike This post contains a poll

# galway - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Psychiatric patient assaults staff, but has to be kept in unsuitable ward

This is one of the issues that psychiatric nurses are concerned about – nurses in Galway are to protest on Thursday.

# galway - Monday 30 June, 2014

Reports that mental health service plans are 30 years old are “not new”

Kathleen Lynch says that it has been known for some time that mental health services were using a 1984 plan.

# galway - Sunday 29 June, 2014

From The Score 10 of our favourite pictures from today’s cliff diving event on Inis Mór Dive In This post contains images

10 of our favourite pictures from today’s cliff diving event on Inis Mór

14 competitors from nine countries took part.

# galway - Friday 27 June, 2014

From Business ETC Sold: €5m worth of property and land snapped up in “intensive” Galway auction Housing Market

Sold: €5m worth of property and land snapped up in “intensive” Galway auction

Organisers said it displayed “continued confidence” in the Galway property market.

Galway-Dublin cycle route takes shape as preferred final stretch revealed

The transport minister has said it is hoped the final section will run through Shannonbridge, Loughrea, Craughwell, Clarinbridge and Oranmore to the Galway coast.

# galway - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Lunchtime Fix: 5 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Rush for homes as property market “changes dramatically” in Galway

An all-day auction is set to take place in Galway on Friday.

# galway - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

80-year-old activist Margaretta D’Arcy given two week sentence in court for Shannon protest

D’Arcy was ordered to sign a bond promising not to trespass at Shannon Airport – but she may not sign it.

# galway - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge ESB halt works to save tourist’s holiday at Galway guest house Power To The People

# galway - Sunday 22 June, 2014

From The Score The Twitter reaction to that epic Galway v Kilkenny clash was quite special Something Special

The Twitter reaction to that epic Galway v Kilkenny clash was quite special

Hurling was the real winner in Tullamore after an absorbing and thrilling finale.

# galway - Saturday 21 June, 2014

From The Score Wexford upset All-Ireland champions Galway as Clare, Cork and Kilkenny also win Opening Day

Wexford upset All-Ireland champions Galway as Clare, Cork and Kilkenny also win

The 2014 Liberty Insurance All-Ireland senior championship started this afternoon.

Gardaí appeal for information in finding missing Galway teenager

Sean Igoe has been missing since Thursday night.

# galway - Friday 20 June, 2014

From The Score Galway camogie captain: ‘Seeing my 90 year-old granny waiting at 1am to welcome us unbelievable’ Golden Moment

Galway camogie captain: ‘Seeing my 90 year-old granny waiting at 1am to welcome us unbelievable’

Lorraine Ryan celebrated glory last September and is hoping Galway can achieve that again.

# galway - Monday 16 June, 2014

‘No one ever notices the cleaner’

Several events are taking place today to mark International Justice Day for Cleaners.

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