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Wednesday 29 November 2023 Dublin: -1°C

# Clifden

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Motorcyclist killed and five other people injured in Kilkenny crash
The crash occurred on the R712 this evening.
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'Golfgate' case against current TD, former senator and two hoteliers is adjourned to October
The court was told the case could take three days if it goes to a full hearing.
'I've never seen the likes of it before': Clifden counting the cost of 'incredible' deluge with more rain forecast
A Status Yellow rainfall warning is in place for all of Connacht as well as Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal.
From a trickle to a torrent: How days of revelations made Phil Hogan's position untenable
The unending revelations from GolfGate took a toll on the trade commissioner.
'Judicial arm of government will have to deal with this': Martin says he can't call for Supreme Court judge's dismissal
Micheál Martin said the judiciary must deal with the matter.
Oireachtas golf society president apologises over Clifden event
Former Fianna Fáil TD and Senator Donie Cassidy says he will fully cooperate with the garda investigation into the event.
Golfgate: Who were the public figures at this week's controversial Oireachtas Golf Society dinner?
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
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
The former RTÉ broadcaster said that he should not have been there.
Gardaí investigating Galway golf function over alleged breaches of Covid restrictions
Over 80 people – including a number of politicians – attended the event in Clifden on Wednesday.
Gardaí have recovered the body of a 23-year-old last seen on Tuesday
Cathal Whelan was last seen out socialising in Clifden town on Tuesday night.
Connemara man O'Halloran looks to Connacht's Champions Cup return
The 28-year-old was back at his home club last week.
How to do Clifden like a pro: Free parking, glass-bottomed boats and the locals' favourite pub
Plus a hidden gem of a bog walk.
Woman (40s) dies in house fire in Clifden, Co Galway
The fire broke out at a house in Tullyvoheen shortly after 7pm last night.
Bull rescued by RNLI after falling down steep cliff in Galway
Despite near dark conditions, the lifeboat was able to bring the bull ashore.
'A beautiful son' - tributes paid to man and woman who lost their lives in separate accidents during Storm Ali
Swiss tourist Elvira Ferraii and Northern Irish man Matt Campbell both lost their lives in tragic circumstances during the storm.
Woman found dead after caravan blown off Galway cliff was a Swiss national
President Michael D Higgins gave his condolences to the woman’s family.
Fisherman (62) drowns off Galway coast
A member of the public raised the alarm after the fisherman said that he was in difficulty and his boat was sinking.
RNLI save eight people who got stuck on boat coming back from island daytrip
One person was taken to hospital.
Galway man located safe and well
The Galway man had been missing since Thursday.
PHOTOS: Irish Air Corps spot whales off Galway coast
Not a bad day at the office.
Coast Guard save angler in eight-hour operation
The man was on the other side of a flooded river.
Man (19) killed and five others injured in Galway crash overnight
Six people were travelling in the car when it crashed in Connemara at around 2am.
Man killed in Clifden crash
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to last night’s fatal crash in Co Galway.
Boating incident leaves two dead