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#Clifden

# clifden - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

'I've never seen the likes of it before': Clifden counting the cost of 'incredible' deluge with more rain forecast
# Connemara
# Connemara

'I've never seen the likes of it before': Clifden counting the cost of 'incredible' deluge with more rain forecast

Updated Sep 2nd 2020, 3:18 PM 110,669 Views 40 Comments

A Status Yellow rainfall warning is in place for all of Connacht as well as Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal.

# clifden - Thursday 27 August, 2020

From a trickle to a torrent: How days of revelations made Phil Hogan's position untenable
# Unrelenting Pressure
# Unrelenting Pressure

From a trickle to a torrent: How days of revelations made Phil Hogan's position untenable

Aug 27th 2020, 9:33 AM 24,079 Views 58 Comments

The unending revelations from GolfGate took a toll on the trade commissioner.

# clifden - Monday 24 August, 2020

'Judicial arm of government will have to deal with this': Martin says he can't call for Supreme Court judge's dismissal
# Seamus Woulfe
# Seamus Woulfe

'Judicial arm of government will have to deal with this': Martin says he can't call for Supreme Court judge's dismissal

Aug 24th 2020, 11:41 AM 31,574 Views 67 Comments

Micheál Martin said the judiciary must deal with the matter.

# clifden - Saturday 22 August, 2020

Oireachtas golf society president apologises over Clifden event
# Donie Cassidy
# Donie Cassidy

Oireachtas golf society president apologises over Clifden event

Aug 22nd 2020, 2:15 PM 64,361 Views 138 Comments

Former Fianna Fáil TD and Senator Donie Cassidy says he will fully cooperate with the garda investigation into the event.

# clifden - Friday 21 August, 2020

Golfgate: Who were the public figures at this week's controversial Oireachtas Golf Society dinner?
# Clifden
# Clifden

Golfgate: Who were the public figures at this week's controversial Oireachtas Golf Society dinner?

Aug 21st 2020, 6:56 PM 92,669 Views 59 Comments

81 people are said to have attended the event in Clifden this week.

Irish Hotels Federation says it sought Department advice on indoor gatherings prior to golf event
# Golfgate
# Golfgate

Irish Hotels Federation says it sought Department advice on indoor gatherings prior to golf event

Updated Aug 21st 2020, 5:50 PM 63,733 Views 73 Comments

The organisation is “expecting additional guidance on urgent points of clarification early next week”.

'I don’t have a defence': Sean O'Rourke apologises for attending Clifden golf event
# Oireachtas Golf Society
# Oireachtas Golf Society

'I don’t have a defence': Sean O'Rourke apologises for attending Clifden golf event

Aug 21st 2020, 4:06 PM 66,719 Views 95 Comments

The former RTÉ broadcaster said that he should not have been there.

Gardaí investigating Galway golf function over alleged breaches of Covid restrictions
# Clifden
# Clifden

Gardaí investigating Galway golf function over alleged breaches of Covid restrictions

Aug 21st 2020, 10:32 AM 59,297 Views 97 Comments

Over 80 people – including a number of politicians – attended the event in Clifden on Wednesday.

# clifden - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Gardaí have recovered the body of a 23-year-old last seen on Tuesday
# Galway
# Galway

Gardaí have recovered the body of a 23-year-old last seen on Tuesday

Oct 19th 2019, 6:56 PM 19,594 Views 1 Comment

Cathal Whelan was last seen out socialising in Clifden town on Tuesday night.

# clifden - Friday 16 August, 2019

Connemara man O'Halloran looks to Connacht's Champions Cup return
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Connemara man O'Halloran looks to Connacht's Champions Cup return

Aug 16th 2019, 7:30 AM 9,156 Views 17 Comments

The 28-year-old was back at his home club last week.

# clifden - Friday 21 June, 2019

How to do Clifden like a pro: Free parking, glass-bottomed boats and the locals' favourite pub
# Like A Pro
# Like A Pro

How to do Clifden like a pro: Free parking, glass-bottomed boats and the locals' favourite pub

Jun 21st 2019, 4:36 PM 4,820 Views 0 Comments

Plus a hidden gem of a bog walk.

# clifden - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Woman (40s) dies in house fire in Clifden, Co Galway
# Clifden
# Clifden

Woman (40s) dies in house fire in Clifden, Co Galway

Jan 19th 2019, 10:31 AM 17,848 Views 3 Comments

The fire broke out at a house in Tullyvoheen shortly after 7pm last night.

# clifden - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Bull rescued by RNLI after falling down steep cliff in Galway
# Clifden
# Clifden

Bull rescued by RNLI after falling down steep cliff in Galway

Dec 23rd 2018, 2:37 PM 15,892 Views 17 Comments

Despite near dark conditions, the lifeboat was able to bring the bull ashore.

# clifden - Friday 21 September, 2018

'A beautiful son' - tributes paid to man and woman who lost their lives in separate accidents during Storm Ali
# Tributes
# Tributes

'A beautiful son' - tributes paid to man and woman who lost their lives in separate accidents during Storm Ali

Sep 21st 2018, 8:50 AM 74,547 Views 3 Comments

Swiss tourist Elvira Ferraii and Northern Irish man Matt Campbell both lost their lives in tragic circumstances during the storm.

# clifden - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Woman found dead after caravan blown off Galway cliff was a Swiss national
# Storm Ali
# Storm Ali

Woman found dead after caravan blown off Galway cliff was a Swiss national

Updated Sep 19th 2018, 1:36 PM 160,824 Views 31 Comments

President Michael D Higgins gave his condolences to the woman’s family.

# clifden - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Fisherman (62) drowns off Galway coast
# Cruagh Island
# Cruagh Island

Fisherman (62) drowns off Galway coast

May 24th 2018, 8:00 AM 15,185 Views 3 Comments

A member of the public raised the alarm after the fisherman said that he was in difficulty and his boat was sinking.

# clifden - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

RNLI save eight people who got stuck on boat coming back from island daytrip
# Out And Aboat
# Out And Aboat

RNLI save eight people who got stuck on boat coming back from island daytrip

Jul 26th 2017, 6:27 PM 22,936 Views 8 Comments

One person was taken to hospital.

# clifden - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Galway man located safe and well
# Clifden
# Clifden

Galway man located safe and well

Oct 8th 2016, 4:50 PM 12,712 Views 1 Comment

The Galway man had been missing since Thursday.

# clifden - Monday 14 September, 2015

PHOTOS: Irish Air Corps spot whales off Galway coast
# Clifden
# Clifden

PHOTOS: Irish Air Corps spot whales off Galway coast

Sep 14th 2015, 9:31 PM 25,758 Views 18 Comments

Not a bad day at the office.

# clifden - Friday 29 August, 2014

Coast Guard save angler in eight-hour operation
# Rescue
# Rescue

Coast Guard save angler in eight-hour operation

Aug 29th 2014, 7:25 PM 13,392 Views 12 Comments

The man was on the other side of a flooded river.

# clifden - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Man (19) killed and five others injured in Galway crash overnight
# Roads
# Roads

Man (19) killed and five others injured in Galway crash overnight

Feb 2nd 2014, 8:05 AM 27,157 Views 33 Comments

Six people were travelling in the car when it crashed in Connemara at around 2am.

# clifden - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Man killed in Clifden crash
# Roads
# Roads

Man killed in Clifden crash

Feb 11th 2012, 11:57 AM 3,321 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to last night’s fatal crash in Co Galway.

# clifden - Sunday 10 October, 2010

Boating incident leaves two dead
# Galway
# Galway

Boating incident leaves two dead

Oct 10th 2010, 3:46 PM 156 Views 0 Comments