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#Co Galway

# co-galway - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

ESB to decommission 70-turbine Derrybrien wind farm in Co Galway
# Wind Energy
# Wind Energy

ESB to decommission 70-turbine Derrybrien wind farm in Co Galway

Mar 16th 2022, 5:29 PM 45,402 Views 33 Comments

The construction of the wind farm in 2003 was linked to a landslide that led to the death of around 50,000 fish and tonnes of dislodged peat.

# co-galway - Monday 14 June, 2021

Retired member of religious order seeks to block his trial on child sex abuse charges
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Retired member of religious order seeks to block his trial on child sex abuse charges

Jun 14th 2021, 5:28 PM 30,405 Views 0 Comments

The man is facing four charges of sexual assault made against him on dates between 1966 and 1969.

# co-galway - Monday 8 February, 2021

Questions remain for family of missing man who were unaware his body had been found 25 years ago
# Denis Walsh
# Denis Walsh

Questions remain for family of missing man who were unaware his body had been found 25 years ago

Feb 8th 2021, 8:26 PM 36,151 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí called to Mr Walsh’s home last Friday and informed his mother Mary (82) and father Denis (81) of the shocking news.

# co-galway - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Two men due in court after gardaí seize over €122k worth of suspected cocaine and cannabis
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Two men due in court after gardaí seize over €122k worth of suspected cocaine and cannabis

Jan 21st 2021, 1:15 PM 13,232 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí also seized almost €4,000 in cash, a weighing scales and mixing agent.

# co-galway - Friday 18 December, 2020

Renewed appeal issued after woman (50s) killed in hit-and-run in Co Galway on Wednesday

Renewed appeal issued after woman (50s) killed in hit-and-run in Co Galway on Wednesday

Dec 18th 2020, 5:59 PM 11,145 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí believe that a 2004 to 2007 model Toyota Corolla was involved in the collision.

# co-galway - Monday 24 August, 2020

Golfgate: Supreme Court orders report into Seamus Woulfe's attendance at event
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Golfgate: Supreme Court orders report into Seamus Woulfe's attendance at event

Updated Aug 24th 2020, 7:26 PM 36,796 Views 56 Comments

Meanwhile, former Kildare junior minister Áine Brady has apologised for her attendance at the event.

# co-galway - Monday 9 April, 2018

Fatal substance stolen from vet clinic in Galway
# Salthill
# Salthill

Fatal substance stolen from vet clinic in Galway

Apr 9th 2018, 9:33 PM 23,743 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# co-galway - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Gardaí investigating sudden death of woman (64) in Co Galway hotel bedroom
# Oughterard
# Oughterard

Gardaí investigating sudden death of woman (64) in Co Galway hotel bedroom

Oct 31st 2017, 1:16 PM 34,040 Views 7 Comments

A post-mortem is due to be carried out.

# co-galway - Saturday 30 September, 2017

Man's body found on shore of Inis Meáin by passerby
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Man's body found on shore of Inis Meáin by passerby

Sep 30th 2017, 6:51 PM 30,807 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are carrying out an investigation in connection to the man’s death.

# co-galway - Monday 5 June, 2017

Post-mortem due on woman (60s) who died after two dogs attacked her
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Post-mortem due on woman (60s) who died after two dogs attacked her

Jun 5th 2017, 9:24 AM 58,971 Views 102 Comments

It’s understood the woman was visiting relatives in Moycullen when the incident occurred.

# co-galway - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Galway's Smallworld creche to close this week
# Barna
# Barna

Galway's Smallworld creche to close this week

Feb 8th 2017, 5:15 PM 21,415 Views 15 Comments

It’s understood that the building is to be sold, but there are no plans to relocate the business elsewhere.

# co-galway - Sunday 14 August, 2016

Tributes paid to consultant doctor who died in Lough Corrib
# Aongus Curran
# Aongus Curran

Tributes paid to consultant doctor who died in Lough Corrib

Aug 14th 2016, 1:27 PM 46,041 Views 16 Comments

Aongus Curran’s body was recovered yesterday.

# co-galway - Monday 25 July, 2016

Woman and her son (14) killed after car crashes into tree
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Woman and her son (14) killed after car crashes into tree

Jul 25th 2016, 9:09 AM 39,903 Views 3 Comments

They were pronounced dead at the scene. Post-mortem examinations are due to take place today.

# co-galway - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Forget Mixed Martial Arts - check out Medieval Armoured Combat...
# Have At You
# Have At You

Forget Mixed Martial Arts - check out Medieval Armoured Combat...

Sep 5th 2015, 7:00 PM 11,595 Views 9 Comments

The first Medieval Combat Tournament to be fought in Ireland in 400 years is coming to Galway – and the people behind the sport take it very seriously.

# co-galway - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

This Irish company has produced the new 'gold standard' in medical technology
# Aerogen
# Aerogen

This Irish company has produced the new 'gold standard' in medical technology

Nov 26th 2014, 7:10 AM 9,482 Views 9 Comments

Aerogen’s drug nebulisers are being used in the intensive-care units of hospitals in 70 countries.

# co-galway - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Community rallies to save 'our Sean' from unmarked burial in England
# Medway Mystery
# Medway Mystery

Community rallies to save 'our Sean' from unmarked burial in England

Sep 11th 2014, 8:00 PM 22,947 Views 27 Comments

Locals in Glinsk are hoping that a Sean Parker, who died in England, grew up in their town, so he can be repatriated.

# co-galway - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Gardaí seize €300k worth of cannabis in raid on "sophisticated grow house"
# Galway
# Galway

Gardaí seize €300k worth of cannabis in raid on "sophisticated grow house"

Apr 19th 2014, 1:54 PM 9,857 Views 30 Comments

Two firearms were also recovered in the search.

# co-galway - Monday 7 April, 2014

'Sophisticated' cannabis growhouse discovered by gardaí in Tuam
# Search
# Search

'Sophisticated' cannabis growhouse discovered by gardaí in Tuam

Apr 7th 2014, 7:42 AM 12,127 Views 47 Comments

A man has been arrested following the discovery.

# co-galway - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Two men arrested after €400,000 of cannabis seized
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Two men arrested after €400,000 of cannabis seized

Jun 18th 2013, 9:51 PM 8,031 Views 64 Comments

A house was searched in the Tuam area today, leading to the find and arrests.

# co-galway - Sunday 9 June, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added Simon Cowell egging
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Simon Cowell egging

Jun 9th 2013, 7:50 PM 11,903 Views 25 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# co-galway - Monday 20 May, 2013

Man (24) dies in Galway road collision
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Man (24) dies in Galway road collision

May 20th 2013, 9:06 AM 9,677 Views 3 Comments

The man was the only occupant of a car that collided with a traffic island at Knockdoe.

# co-galway - Saturday 20 April, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added iPhone dominoes
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added iPhone dominoes

Apr 20th 2013, 7:55 PM 13,292 Views 6 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…

Pic: Two arrested after cannabis plants worth €2.5m seized
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Pic: Two arrested after cannabis plants worth €2.5m seized

Apr 20th 2013, 3:36 PM 14,631 Views 60 Comments

The 3,000 plants were seized following the planned search of a business premises in Tuam, Co Galway.

# co-galway - Monday 8 April, 2013

New Hewlett Packard facility to create 150 construction jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

New Hewlett Packard facility to create 150 construction jobs

Apr 8th 2013, 1:15 PM 8,101 Views 9 Comments

The 87,000 square foot facility will be dedicated to software research and development, cloud technology and business services.

# co-galway - Friday 15 March, 2013

Man arrested in connection with Kevin McGeever abduction
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Man arrested in connection with Kevin McGeever abduction

Mar 15th 2013, 9:06 AM 14,519 Views 0 Comments

The man is currently being questioned in Gort, Co Galway.

# co-galway - Monday 19 November, 2012

Missing Galway woman located
# Missing
# Missing

Missing Galway woman located

Nov 19th 2012, 4:20 PM 14,207 Views 8 Comments

The woman was reported missing from Strabane, Co Tyrone, but has since been located.

# co-galway - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Man dies following single vehicle collision in Co Galway
# Roads
# Roads

Man dies following single vehicle collision in Co Galway

Nov 18th 2012, 4:31 PM 9,375 Views 1 Comment

The fatal road collision occurred at Kildaree, Williamstown, at around 9.15am today.

# co-galway - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Man's body found on Co Galway beach
# Body Found
# Body Found

Man's body found on Co Galway beach

Aug 18th 2012, 4:05 PM 9,519 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are appealing for help in identifying the man, whose body was found on Thursday in Lettermullen.

# co-galway - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Witnesses sought to fatal Co Galway crash
# Roads
# Roads

Witnesses sought to fatal Co Galway crash

Jul 25th 2012, 12:59 PM 4,071 Views 1 Comment

A woman in her 50s was killed when her car struck a wall on the Kiltomer to Portumna/Laurencetown road this morning.

# co-galway - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Man killed in traffic collision in Co Galway
# Roads
# Roads

Man killed in traffic collision in Co Galway

Jul 1st 2012, 1:31 PM 4,453 Views 1 Comment

A motorbike and a car collided on the Gort to Scarriff road this morning.

# co-galway - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

World champion prepares for cliff diving series with jump into Lough Corrib - from a helicopter
# Diving
From The Daily Edge
# Diving

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

Jun 12th 2012, 12:13 PM 4,535 Views 9 Comments

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

# co-galway - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Fisherman dies after Lough Corrib fall
# Fisherman
# Fisherman

Fisherman dies after Lough Corrib fall

Mar 20th 2012, 8:41 AM 2,085 Views 9 Comments

Two fishermen were airlifted to hospital yesterday after entering the water at Lough Corrib.

# co-galway - Friday 17 February, 2012

Gardaí appeal to drivers over fatal Galway crash
# Roads
# Roads

Gardaí appeal to drivers over fatal Galway crash

Feb 17th 2012, 6:47 PM 3,250 Views 1 Comment

A 38-year-old woman was killed when her car struck a wall in Colemanstown, Menlough yesterday afternoon.

# co-galway - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Man killed in Clifden crash
# Roads
# Roads

Man killed in Clifden crash

Feb 11th 2012, 11:57 AM 3,362 Views 3 Comments

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

# co-galway - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

Cornamona Air Corps crash likely caused by disorientation - report
# Cornamona
# Cornamona

Cornamona Air Corps crash likely caused by disorientation - report

Jan 25th 2012, 9:17 AM 2,860 Views 2 Comments

Captain Derek Furniss and Cadet David Jevens were killed in the October 2009 crash.

# co-galway - Monday 31 October, 2011

Road traffic accident claims life of teenage girl
# Galway
# Galway

Road traffic accident claims life of teenage girl

Oct 31st 2011, 8:42 PM 1,701 Views 3 Comments

A teenage girl was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash between two cars in Portumna, Co Galway.

# co-galway - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Two more released over murder of publican John Kenny
# Galway
# Galway

Two more released over murder of publican John Kenny

Oct 5th 2011, 5:55 PM 938 Views 0 Comments

The investigation into the Galway publican and teacher’s death continues with a woman arrested last night still in Garda custody.

# co-galway - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Four more arrested over murder of Galway teacher and publican
# Arrests
# Arrests

Four more arrested over murder of Galway teacher and publican

Oct 4th 2011, 1:03 PM 1,271 Views 0 Comments

The four men were arrested today in connection with the death of John Kenny, 56, in Oughterard over a week ago.

# co-galway - Monday 26 September, 2011

Investigation into death of Co Galway publican
# Investigation
# Investigation

Investigation into death of Co Galway publican

Sep 26th 2011, 7:55 AM 998 Views 4 Comments

The body of a man was found in the pub he ran in Oughterard yesterday and gardaí say they are treating the death as suspicious.

# co-galway - Sunday 25 September, 2011

Man's body found in Co Galway
# Body Found
# Body Found

Man's body found in Co Galway

Sep 25th 2011, 8:08 PM 373 Views 0 Comments

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