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#Aran Islands

# aran-islands - Sunday 22 March, 2015

# aran-islands - Friday 5 December, 2014

From The42 Brilliant video captures the Aran Achill GAA spirit before All-Island club football final Island Ways

Brilliant video captures the Aran Achill GAA spirit before All-Island club football final

Galway’s Aran Islands played Mayo club Achill in the Connacht junior decider in a novel pairing last month.

# aran-islands - Sunday 16 November, 2014

From The42 Aran Islands claim Connacht junior football title as Roscommon's St Croan's win intermediate Champions

Aran Islands claim Connacht junior football title as Roscommon's St Croan's win intermediate

Galway and Roscommon clubs were celebrating in Tuam Stadium.

From The42 Ex League of Ireland player manages Aran Islands in Connacht junior club football final Island Ways

Ex League of Ireland player manages Aran Islands in Connacht junior club football final

Ciarán Foley takes his team into action in a unique Connacht junior final today.

# aran-islands - Monday 3 November, 2014

From The42 Is Aran Islands v Achill Island set to be the most unique GAA provincial club final? Island Battle

Is Aran Islands v Achill Island set to be the most unique GAA provincial club final?

The two island clubs will face off in this year’s Connacht junior club football final.

# aran-islands - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Progress at last in battle to save heritage ship from the scrapyard

Campaigners want to turn the former Aran Islands ferry into a plush floating hostel, but they’ve been beset with a series of obstacles.

# aran-islands - Friday 8 August, 2014

Ferry water deliveries continue to Aran Island as drinking water shortage rolls on

Irish Water and Galway County Council are monitoring the situation “on a daily basis”.

# aran-islands - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Ferry water delivery planned as Aran Islands suffer drinking water shortage

Some 120,000 litres are being transported to Inis Meáin today to replenish fallen reserves.

# aran-islands - Friday 6 June, 2014

Another twist in battle to save heritage ship: NAMA only potential stumbling block

Heritage vessel the Naomh Éanna was used as an Aran Islands ferry from the 1950s. She was due to be destroyed earlier this year.

# aran-islands - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

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.

# aran-islands - Thursday 1 May, 2014

New hope for €1.86m conversion of disused CIÉ ferry into floating hostel/brewery

It’s hoped the former Aran Islands ferry can be restored to her former glory and docked in Galway as a floating hostel/restaurant/micro-brewery.

# aran-islands - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Photos: This man's been documenting life on Ireland's Wild Western Islands for over 50 years...

Loading turf, digging potatoes, herding sheep… trying to fit a bewildered cow into a currach — all human life is here…

# aran-islands - Monday 17 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge An ode to the humble Aran jumper Arra Aran

An ode to the humble Aran jumper

They’re the jumpers to beat all jumpers.

# aran-islands - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Scary Storm Pics of the Day Aran Islands This post contains images

Scary Storm Pics of the Day

This was the scene at Inis Oírr Pier this morning.

# aran-islands - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Inquiry finds man died accidentally when he fell down stairwell of boat

It also found that a spring-loaded gate at the top of the stairwell could have prevented him from falling.

# aran-islands - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

British fishing vessel detained off Aran Islands

The vessel was detained by the Naval Service in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# aran-islands - Friday 21 December, 2012

Top 5 heritage Irish sites to escape the apocalypse*

*If you are reading this, it probably hasn’t happened so far this morning.

# aran-islands - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Concerns that four-decade-old air service to Aran Islands could be at risk

Residents on the Aran Islands are concerned that the government subsidy for air services to and from the three islands could be cut in the forthcoming budget.

# aran-islands - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Children's referendum: Up to 2,000 people begin voting on islands

Islanders off the coasts of Donegal, Mayo and Galway will cast their vote today.

# aran-islands - Friday 21 September, 2012

Three rural courts 'under assessment'

A Senator has said that the closure of rural courts shows the Government has “little regard for people in living in rural areas”.

# aran-islands - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Column: Growing up between Inis Oírr… and Ballymun

When Martin Sharry was seven, he moved from Ballymun to Inis Oírr. The two places are very different, he writes, but not without similarities.

# aran-islands - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Man dies after fall on ferry in Aran Islands

The man died from injuries sustained in a fall on a ferry he was working on over the weekend.

# aran-islands - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge World champion prepares for cliff diving series with jump into Lough Corrib - from a helicopter Diving This post contains videos This post contains images

World champion prepares for cliff diving series with jump into Lough Corrib - from a helicopter

The Red Bull series includes a stop at the Aran Island of Inis Mór in August.

# aran-islands - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Teen denies Boston murder of Irishman Ciaran Conneely

A 17-year-old has been charged with the first-degree murder of Ciaran Conneely, who had moved to the US over ten years ago.

# aran-islands - Thursday 22 December, 2011

Teenager charged with Irishman's murder in Boston

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder over the shooting of Irishman Ciaran Coneely in Boston last October.

# aran-islands - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Irishman from the Aran Islands shot dead in Boston

The man has been named as Ciaran Conneely who had been living in the US for the past 12 years.

# aran-islands - Friday 30 September, 2011

Islanders to vote first in presidential election

Details of island voting have been released by the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government.

# aran-islands - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday The Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

In your fix today: Plans for a Eurozone ‘financial government’, urgent medical advice from the Irish Heart Foundation, and the best presentation you’ve ever seen… on an iPod.

FIVE PEOPLE who were injured in a horse and trap crash on Inis Mór today were airlifted to Galway for hospital treatment. RTÉ reports that the four tourists and one local man suffered head and chest injuries when the trap overturned this afternoon. They were transported by the Coast Guard.