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#Galway

# galway - Friday 23 May, 2014

Psychiatric nurses reject Lynch comments, claim Galway unit ‘anything but safe’

The HSA has been called in to examine the unit at UCHG after the death of a patient last week.

# galway - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Galway event promoter pays litter fine entirely in 1c and 2c coins It Makes Cents

Galway event promoter pays litter fine entirely in 1c and 2c coins

That’s 150 smackeroonies. In coppers.

# galway - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Food company announces 115 new jobs for Longford and Galway at pizza and pastry plants

Green Isle Foods are making a €30 million investment in operations in Portumna and Longford.

# galway - Saturday 17 May, 2014

From Business ETC 11 jobs saved as Connaught Telegraph sold to Celtic Media Group Sold

11 jobs saved as Connaught Telegraph sold to Celtic Media Group

The Celtic Media Group has four other weekly regional papers, including the Anglo Celt.

# galway - Friday 16 May, 2014

‘He doesn’t know where the hell I was born’: Woman in Kenny protest video speaks out

When Dette McLoughlin questioned the Taoiseach about water charges, he asked her where she was from. McLoughlin claims a garda approached her after the incident, looking for her details.

# galway - Thursday 15 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Taoiseach criticised for quizzing Galway woman over English accent Galway Ted

Taoiseach criticised for quizzing Galway woman over English accent

Enda Kenny is accused of patronising the woman.

# galway - Saturday 10 May, 2014

From The Score Third time’s the charm for Galway ladies as they win Division 2 GAA

Third time’s the charm for Galway ladies as they win Division 2

The Tribeswomen lost finals in 2012 and 2013

From The Score Dublin and Cork face off for league glory on huge day for ladies football stars Final Showdowns

Dublin and Cork face off for league glory on huge day for ladies football stars

The sides meet in Parnell Park this afternoon.

# galway - Friday 9 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge These Galway housemates have a brilliant way of dealing with pesky canvassers Blank Canvas

# galway - Monday 5 May, 2014

Missing Ryan Crowell found safe and well

The 43-year-old had been missing since last Friday.

Man to appear in court over Tuam assault

The victim remains in a serious condition in Beaumont Hospital.

# galway - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Young man arrested in connection with Tuam assault

The victim remains in a serious condition in Beaumont Hospital.

Did you go to college in Galway? Do you recognise these beautiful faces? Dodgy Haircuts Alert This post contains images

Did you go to college in Galway? Do you recognise these beautiful faces?

Watch out for former students’ union presidents Pat Rabbitte, Eamon Gilmore and President Michael D Higgins.

# galway - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Young man seriously injured in early-morning assault in Tuam

Gardaí have issued an appeal for witnesses.

# galway - Monday 28 April, 2014

‘Staycations’ on the rise with Dublin, Cork and Galway proving most popular Love Ireland This post contains a poll

# galway - Sunday 27 April, 2014

First national conference on workhouses will take place in a workhouse

The conference in Portumna will also discuss plans for the workhouse buildings that still exist around the country.

# galway - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Pine martens could be helping the red squirrel make a comeback, but we need “continued research”

The population of the invasive grey squirrel is continuing to grow in Ireland.

# galway - Friday 25 April, 2014

23-year-old man in court after cyclist killed in hit-and-run

The man was arrested this morning and will appear in court tonight.

Man arrested over fatal Galway hit-and-run

The man, who is in his 20s, was taken to Loughrea Garda Station.

# galway - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Gardaí search for blue BMW involved in fatal hit-and-run in Loughrea

A cyclist in his 60s was taken to hospital where he died later from his injuries.

# galway - Monday 21 April, 2014

Photos: This retired movie stuntman and former pro-wrestler is the sole inhabitant of Omey Island, off Connemara

Pascal Whelan once doubled for Paul Hogan in Crocodile Dundee, and taught Peter O’Toole how to swordfight on the set of MacBeth…

# galway - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Gardaí seize €300k worth of cannabis in raid on “sophisticated grow house” Galway This post contains images

Gardaí seize €300k worth of cannabis in raid on “sophisticated grow house”

Two firearms were also recovered in the search.

# galway - Thursday 17 April, 2014

From The Score Jackie Tyrell enjoying new role with rejuvenated Kilkenny GAA

Jackie Tyrell enjoying new role with rejuvenated Kilkenny

There’s a ‘swagger’ in the Cats’ panel this year, he says.

From The Daily Edge Lad kicked out of Galway club picks epic fight with wheelie bin… and loses Wheelie Awkward

# galway - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

63-year-old man dies in Galway house fire

His brother, who was also in the house at the time, escaped without serious injury.

Six arrested in operation targeting Galway drug dealers

Gardaí said further arrests are expected in this operation that has been running since August last year.

# galway - Monday 14 April, 2014

Five due in court over robberies and burglaries in the west

The four men and one woman will appear before Galway District Court today.

# galway - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west

During the arrests a large quantity of power tools were also seized.

# galway - Friday 11 April, 2014

From The Score Shelbourne extend First Division lead with dramatic winner in Galway Fortitude

Shelbourne extend First Division lead with dramatic winner in Galway

Meanwhile, Finn Harps and Wexford Youths played out a draw in a second v third clash.

# galway - Monday 7 April, 2014

From The Score Clare, Limerick and Galway set for play-off in search for camogie league semi-final places All Square

Clare, Limerick and Galway set for play-off in search for camogie league semi-final places

The last round of group games in the national camogie league took place over the weekend.

# galway - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 19 things you’ll only know if you went to NUI Galway NUIG WHIZZ

19 things you’ll only know if you went to NUI Galway

Doing Arts – majoring in English, minoring in Supermacs.

# galway - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Government accused of moving to privatise seaweed cutting

Sinn Féin TDs want to know the governments plans for the future of seaweed harvesting on the Western seaboard.

# galway - Friday 4 April, 2014

Rent this school, or 7 other Airbnbs in Ireland we really want to stay in Property Porn This post contains images

Rent this school, or 7 other Airbnbs in Ireland we really want to stay in

From castles to caravans, Ireland’s holiday home stock is an eclectic crowd.

A further €1.4 million in funding released for the Wild Atlantic Way

This €10 million project will see tourist attractions developed along the west coast of Ireland.

# galway - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Buildings evacuated after trawler fire in Galway

Galway Harbour say that the Fire Service arrived in minutes.

From The Score Galway camogie star Therese Maher retires from inter-county game Therese Maher

Galway camogie star Therese Maher retires from inter-county game

Maher finally won an All-Ireland senior medal last year.

# galway - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge So there’s a spaceship for sale in Galway… Careful Owner

So there’s a spaceship for sale in Galway…

Going spare, apparently.

From Business ETC 25 new jobs on the way as HMV opens Galway city store Jobswatch

25 new jobs on the way as HMV opens Galway city store

The new outlet brings the number of HMV stores around the country to six.

# galway - Saturday 29 March, 2014

23-year-old Irish man found dead in China

The 23-year-old had been working in China when he went missing on Monday night.