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# 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.

# galway - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge This breathtaking aerial footage will make anyone from Galway homesick Gorgeous Galway

# galway - Friday 13 June, 2014

Galway University Hospital uses collection agency to collect €150,000 in patient debt

A spokesperson for the West/North West Hospitals Group said the figure relates to patient debt at University Hospital Galway and Merlin Park University Hospital.

# galway - Thursday 12 June, 2014

100 technology jobs coming to Galway in the next 5 years

The new office will create roles in Inside Sales, Marketing, Customer Support, Operations, Finance and Software Development.

# galway - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

‘Time to shed light on another dark period’: Broad welcome for mother-and-baby investigation

Campaign groups have broadly welcomed this afternoon’s developments. There was also an observation that the matter “could have been dealt with decades ago”.

Taoiseach: If we don’t do this properly, Ireland’s soul will lie “in an unmarked grave”

Enda Kenny said the Government would consult with all opposition parties, other relevant groups and historians as it began its investigation into mother-and-baby homes.

“For anybody to feign shock at this information I think is to be disingenuous” — Mary Lou

Sinn Féin are tabling a motion calling for a full judge-led inquiry into mother-and-baby homes. Fianna Fáil are expected to back it.

Explainer: What is happening with the possible mass grave of children in Tuam?

We look at how the story has unfolded, and the many, many questions that still remain.

Taoiseach: ‘I think there is much more to this than one mother and baby home’

Cabinet will discuss how best to examine the Tuam mass grave scandal at its meeting this morning.

# galway - Monday 9 June, 2014

Education Minister backs Archbishop’s call for mother-and-baby homes investigation

Diarmuid Martin has called for a “full-bodied investigation” into all mother-and-baby homes.

# galway - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Opinion: Horror doesn’t belong to the past, Ireland’s most vulnerable are still marginalised and neglected

These are the unpalatable facts: we are living at a time of growing homelessness and food poverty, and we allow vulnerable children to socially excluded, neglected and ignored.

# galway - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Aaron McKenna: The nation, not just the Church, bears responsibility for horrors of the past

For Irish people who lived through these times to claim no knowledge of what went on in places like Tuam is disingenuous – and smacks of “I was only following orders”.

# galway - Friday 6 June, 2014

Amnesty International: Tuam investigation must be independent, effective and transparent

A Government task force has been set up to examine the Tuam revelations, and is due to report back by the end of this month.

# galway - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Opinion: Tuam’s 800 babies – a legacy of shame and horror beyond words

The misogynistic meddling of the Catholic church in affairs of this young state was detrimental to the blossoming of a whole, enlightened and fulfilled society – and nobody bore the brunt of that more than vulnerable women and their babies.

Three Sinn Féin councillors in Galway refuse to wear council robes at tomorrow’s council meeting

A Sinn Féin councillor has described the robes as a ‘waste of taxpayers money’.

From Business ETC Good news Galway: Hewlett Packard is creating 100 new jobs Jobswatch

Good news Galway: Hewlett Packard is creating 100 new jobs

The jobs are part of investment by the company in the cloud research and development facility in Galway.

Lunchtime Fix: 7 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Archbishop of Tuam “horrified and saddened” to learn of mass child burials

Archbishop Michael Neary has welcomed the Government’s announcement that a number of departments will examine the issue.

# galway - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Mary Lou McDonald warns that Tuam mass grave could be one of ‘dozens’

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader has called for a public inquiry to look into all mother and baby homes nationwide.

The world is talking about Tuam’s 800 dead babies

Even if the Government hasn’t yet.

Researchers have found a massive underground river network in Galway Bay

These rivers could be flowing under the seabed out as far as 48 kilometres from the shore.

# galway - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Allegations about mass grave of 800 babies ‘being taken very, very seriously’

“This is turning into a horrific account of maltreatment, neglect and a complete abdication of responsibility”.

Elderly man dies in Galway house fire

Emergency services were called to the scene in Ros Muc just before midnight last night.

From Business ETC Here’s how many companies were started every day last month New In Town

Here’s how many companies were started every day last month

There’s been a near-doubling of construction sector start-ups, too.