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# ballinasloe - Saturday 10 April, 2021

'In Beibhinn, Ireland have someone who can do things that other people can't do'
# Player Profile
From The42
# Player Profile

'In Beibhinn, Ireland have someone who can do things that other people can't do'

Updated Apr 10th 2021, 9:19 AM 36,179 Views 7 Comments

19-year-old Ballinasloe RFC product Beibhinn Parsons is a rising star of Irish rugby.

# ballinasloe - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Beibhinn Parsons
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Beibhinn Parsons

Apr 14th 2020, 11:03 AM 4,315 Views 4 Comments

The 18-year-old Ballinasloe and Connacht wing is a prolific try-scorer.

# ballinasloe - Monday 23 March, 2020

Man (20) arrested after three suffer stab wounds in Galway altercation
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Man (20) arrested after three suffer stab wounds in Galway altercation

Mar 23rd 2020, 12:47 PM 27,482 Views 10 Comments

Two men remain in hospital receiving treatment for their injuries.

# ballinasloe - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Gardaí appeal for information on shooting and criminal damage incident in Galway
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Gardaí appeal for information on shooting and criminal damage incident in Galway

Dec 22nd 2019, 6:12 PM 29,147 Views 2 Comments

The incident took place at around 3am this morning.

# ballinasloe - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Two men arrested after cannabis and cocaine worth estimated €200k seized in Co Galway
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Two men arrested after cannabis and cocaine worth estimated €200k seized in Co Galway

Oct 24th 2019, 7:12 PM 16,474 Views 14 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# ballinasloe - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Girl (9) dies, boy (7) seriously injured following collision in Galway
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Girl (9) dies, boy (7) seriously injured following collision in Galway

Apr 21st 2019, 4:20 PM 53,390 Views 11 Comments

The accident occurred this morning at 11.55am.

# ballinasloe - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Man (70) dies after car hits wall in Co Galway
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Man (70) dies after car hits wall in Co Galway

Feb 20th 2019, 8:19 AM 13,999 Views 0 Comments

The collision happened on the Ballinasloe to Laurencetown Road at Sycamore Hill yesterday evening.

# ballinasloe - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Woman (56) dies in single-vehicle collision in Co Galway
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Woman (56) dies in single-vehicle collision in Co Galway

Nov 22nd 2018, 6:53 PM 17,183 Views 1 Comment

The collision occurred at around 10.20am this morning at Lismanny, Laurencetown, Ballinasloe.

# ballinasloe - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Ireland Women excited to see 16-year-old flyer Parsons step up against US
# Hot Shot
From The42
# Hot Shot

Ireland Women excited to see 16-year-old flyer Parsons step up against US

Nov 15th 2018, 10:09 AM 4,740 Views 0 Comments

The Ballinasloe product helped the Connacht U18s to inter-pro success in September.

# ballinasloe - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Man (50s) dies after road crash in Galway
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Man (50s) dies after road crash in Galway

Nov 11th 2018, 8:49 AM 18,577 Views 3 Comments

He was hit by a car yesterday evening.

# ballinasloe - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Ward goal after 18 seconds sends Galway on their way to landslide 26 point win
# All-Ireland
From The42
# All-Ireland

Ward goal after 18 seconds sends Galway on their way to landslide 26 point win

Jul 28th 2018, 4:14 PM 5,967 Views 0 Comments

Galway claimed a second win and finished the TG4 ladies senior pool stages as Group 3 winners at Duggan Park on Saturday.

# ballinasloe - Thursday 29 March, 2018

12-car collision in Galway among several crashes around country as hailstorms hit
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

12-car collision in Galway among several crashes around country as hailstorms hit

Mar 29th 2018, 7:51 PM 109,787 Views 43 Comments

It’s understood no one was seriously injured.

# ballinasloe - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Gardaí renew appeal for information about Ballinasloe crash which killed two women
# Galway
# Galway

Gardaí renew appeal for information about Ballinasloe crash which killed two women

Mar 28th 2018, 12:00 PM 14,887 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened at Station Road in Ballinasloe, Galway last Thursday.

# ballinasloe - Friday 23 March, 2018

'Wonderful, vibrant and valued': Two women killed in Ballinasloe crash named locally
# RIP
# RIP

'Wonderful, vibrant and valued': Two women killed in Ballinasloe crash named locally

Mar 23rd 2018, 4:33 PM 56,503 Views 12 Comments

The local community in Ballinasloe has been left reeling by the tragedy.

# ballinasloe - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Two women (50s) killed after being struck by car involved in collision
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Two women (50s) killed after being struck by car involved in collision

Mar 22nd 2018, 11:08 PM 47,211 Views 16 Comments

They were pronounced dead at the scene and their bodies have been removed to Portiuncula Hospital.

# ballinasloe - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

'Absolutely crazy': Celebrations as Galway hospital syndicate scoops €500,000 lotto prize
# Lovely Ladies Syndicate
# Lovely Ladies Syndicate

'Absolutely crazy': Celebrations as Galway hospital syndicate scoops €500,000 lotto prize

Feb 7th 2018, 10:14 PM 49,963 Views 16 Comments

Each member of the group will take home around €27,000.

# ballinasloe - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Elderly man dies after Galway road crash despite efforts of passers-by
# Roads
# Roads

Elderly man dies after Galway road crash despite efforts of passers-by

Feb 6th 2018, 8:21 PM 29,553 Views 4 Comments

The 77-year-old died after this morning’s crash in Loughrea.

# ballinasloe - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Award-winning fairy garden donated to children's ward at Portiuncula Hospital
# Bloom
# Bloom

Award-winning fairy garden donated to children's ward at Portiuncula Hospital

Jul 13th 2017, 11:43 AM 10,769 Views 4 Comments

The garden received a certificate of distinction in the postcard section at Bloom this year.

# ballinasloe - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

'I was down to the last €24' - Galway woman scoops nearly €300,000 in EuroMillions
# Hitting The Jackpot
# Hitting The Jackpot

'I was down to the last €24' - Galway woman scoops nearly €300,000 in EuroMillions

Apr 11th 2017, 10:45 PM 40,224 Views 48 Comments

Niamh O’Meara says she has been doing the Lotto since she was 18.

# ballinasloe - Monday 6 February, 2017

Judge freezes assets of woman ordered to pay Lottery winnings to stepson
# High Court
# High Court

Judge freezes assets of woman ordered to pay Lottery winnings to stepson

Feb 6th 2017, 2:51 PM 40,495 Views 13 Comments

Galway woman Mary Walsh was last week ordered to pay her stepson David €560,000 from a 2011 Lottery win

# ballinasloe - Thursday 12 January, 2017

More good news for Galway youngsters as they make it back-to-back wins in Walsh Cup
# Report
From The42
# Report

More good news for Galway youngsters as they make it back-to-back wins in Walsh Cup

Jan 12th 2017, 9:29 PM 7,351 Views 2 Comments

Micheal Donoghue’s men earned a convincing victory over NUI Galway.

# ballinasloe - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

There's a massive charity 12 pubs taking place in Ballinasloe this Friday
# Good Causes
From The Daily Edge
# Good Causes

There's a massive charity 12 pubs taking place in Ballinasloe this Friday

Dec 21st 2016, 9:59 PM 3,182 Views 0 Comments

Nearly 500 people have signed up.

# ballinasloe - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Stolen dog reunited with owner after being found on sale at a fair
# A Happy Tail
# A Happy Tail

Stolen dog reunited with owner after being found on sale at a fair

Oct 12th 2016, 4:58 PM 49,035 Views 52 Comments

Joey the dog is now back with his owner after a nine-day ordeal.

# ballinasloe - Monday 13 June, 2016

Huge boost for Ballinasloe and Dungarvan, with 260 jobs on the way
# Job Fairy
# Job Fairy

Huge boost for Ballinasloe and Dungarvan, with 260 jobs on the way

Jun 13th 2016, 9:16 AM 15,013 Views 13 Comments

One minister said the creation of 100 jobs in Ballinasloe is “the equivalent of 1,000 jobs for Galway city”.

# ballinasloe - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

This Galway man rapping 'The Fresh Prince of Ballinasloe' is a culchie jam
# Now This Is A Shtory
From The Daily Edge
# Now This Is A Shtory

This Galway man rapping 'The Fresh Prince of Ballinasloe' is a culchie jam

May 11th 2016, 10:28 AM 5,808 Views 1 Comment

“I’d like to take a minute just sit down below and tell ye how I became the prince of a town called BALLINASHLOE!”

# ballinasloe - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Watch: Aerial videos show the devastation wrought by Storm Desmond
# Power Of Nature
# Power Of Nature

Watch: Aerial videos show the devastation wrought by Storm Desmond

Dec 9th 2015, 10:03 AM 18,490 Views 5 Comments

Areas of Galway and Westmeath look like a giant lake…

# ballinasloe - Saturday 24 October, 2015

PICTURES: The animals, business and craic of the Ballinasloe horse fair
# In Praise Of
# In Praise Of

PICTURES: The animals, business and craic of the Ballinasloe horse fair

Oct 24th 2015, 9:15 AM 22,014 Views 74 Comments

Europe’s oldest horse festival is held in October each year in Galway.

# ballinasloe - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Man goes shopping in Galway Tesco - on horseback
# Horse Inside
# Horse Inside

Man goes shopping in Galway Tesco - on horseback

Oct 7th 2015, 10:08 AM 34,976 Views 55 Comments

It’s Ballinasloe Horse Fair week – and apparently anything goes.

# ballinasloe - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

This lad went shopping on a horse in Tesco Ballinasloe
# Horse Inside
From The Daily Edge
# Horse Inside

This lad went shopping on a horse in Tesco Ballinasloe

Oct 6th 2015, 9:47 PM 9,332 Views 9 Comments

In what will forever be known as the Ballinasloe Tesco Horse debacle of 2015.

# ballinasloe - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Man (61) in serious condition after Galway crash
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Man (61) in serious condition after Galway crash

Aug 8th 2015, 9:31 AM 13,326 Views 4 Comments

Gardai in Ballinasloe, Co Galway are investigating.

# ballinasloe - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Couple who lost two babies at Portiuncula Hospital hope review will help other parents
# Portiuncula Hospital
# Portiuncula Hospital

Couple who lost two babies at Portiuncula Hospital hope review will help other parents

Feb 12th 2015, 9:45 PM 16,929 Views 5 Comments

Lorraine and Warren Reilly asked that the deaths of their two girls be considered in he current HSE review of maternity services.

# ballinasloe - Friday 23 January, 2015

Two babies died and five more were deprived of oxygen at Galway maternity hospital
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Two babies died and five more were deprived of oxygen at Galway maternity hospital

Jan 23rd 2015, 7:00 PM 45,471 Views 38 Comments

Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe has released details of a helpline this evening for service users who have concerns.

# ballinasloe - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Record number of animals removed from Ballinasloe Horse Fair despite 'considerable progress'
# ISPCA
# ISPCA

Record number of animals removed from Ballinasloe Horse Fair despite 'considerable progress'

Oct 16th 2014, 7:00 PM 21,414 Views 41 Comments

The festival this month saw 37 animals taken into the care of the ISPCA, 28 of which were dogs.

# ballinasloe - Friday 10 October, 2014

A man in his 30s was killed in a car crash in Co Galway tonight
# Road Death
# Road Death

A man in his 30s was killed in a car crash in Co Galway tonight

Oct 10th 2014, 10:59 PM 16,129 Views 1 Comment

A woman is in serious condition at Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe.

# ballinasloe - Sunday 3 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 3rd 2014, 1:16 PM 10,957 Views 63 Comments

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

# ballinasloe - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Determined campaigners continue call for independent review of psychiatric unit closure
# Galway
# Galway

Determined campaigners continue call for independent review of psychiatric unit closure

Feb 20th 2014, 10:36 PM 5,813 Views 7 Comments

The 22-bed unit is due to be closed, with the acute unit in Galway increasing its capacity.

# ballinasloe - Friday 14 February, 2014

'Roof leak at psychiatric unit results in patients sleeping in wet beds,' says TD
# Galway
# Galway

'Roof leak at psychiatric unit results in patients sleeping in wet beds,' says TD

Feb 14th 2014, 10:34 AM 10,678 Views 24 Comments

This morning, TDs Denis Naughton and Colm Keaveney and Senator Michael Mullins were refused access to the unit. The HSE says repairs were carried out yesterday on the unit.

# ballinasloe - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Hundreds protest against Ballinasloe psychiatric unit closure
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Hundreds protest against Ballinasloe psychiatric unit closure

Sep 15th 2013, 3:19 PM 6,799 Views 33 Comments

The HSE West is to close the 22 acute psychiatric admission beds from St Bridget’s Hospital in Ballinasloe.

# ballinasloe - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Good samaritan uses free time to train others to run and raise thousands for cancer charities
# Running Against Cancer
# Running Against Cancer

Good samaritan uses free time to train others to run and raise thousands for cancer charities

Aug 24th 2013, 10:00 AM 6,793 Views 12 Comments

After Ken Campbell lost a “dear friend” to cancer he wanted to raise more awareness of the disease so set out training others for free to run and raise cancer awareness.

# ballinasloe - Friday 15 February, 2013

Pedestrian dies after being hit by a car in Galway
# Roads
# Roads

Pedestrian dies after being hit by a car in Galway

Feb 15th 2013, 8:34 AM 7,131 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened last night in Loughrea. Gardaí are investigating.

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