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#Eyre Square

# eyre-square - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Man arrested over Eyre Square firework incident which injured woman released without charge
# Eyre Square
# Eyre Square

Man arrested over Eyre Square firework incident which injured woman released without charge

Nov 18th 2021, 11:16 AM 9,739 Views 0 Comments

A file is now being prepared for the DPP.

# eyre-square - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Man arrested in connection with Galway firework incident which left woman seriously injured
# Eyre Square
# Eyre Square

Man arrested in connection with Galway firework incident which left woman seriously injured

Nov 17th 2021, 8:27 PM 27,751 Views 0 Comments

The young woman was hit with a firework as she sat at a bus stop.

# eyre-square - Friday 22 October, 2021

Woman seriously injured after being struck in the face by firework in Galway
# Eyre Square
# Eyre Square

Woman seriously injured after being struck in the face by firework in Galway

Oct 22nd 2021, 1:36 PM 32,993 Views 17 Comments

The woman was removed from the scene by ambulance.

# eyre-square - Friday 3 August, 2018

Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre
# Direct Provision
# Direct Provision

Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre

Aug 3rd 2018, 6:27 PM 53,855 Views 30 Comments

The circumstances of the death are unknown.

# eyre-square - Friday 17 November, 2017

Emergency services at scene as people trapped on big wheel at Galway Christmas market
# Eyre Square
# Eyre Square

Emergency services at scene as people trapped on big wheel at Galway Christmas market

Nov 17th 2017, 8:39 PM 36,361 Views 34 Comments

The Christmas market was officially opened this evening.

# eyre-square - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Galway crowds belt out Fields of Athenry to welcome Connacht heroes home
# Get The Party Started
# Get The Party Started

Galway crowds belt out Fields of Athenry to welcome Connacht heroes home

May 29th 2016, 5:12 PM 42,583 Views 37 Comments

‘Dreams and songs to sing,’

# eyre-square - Friday 4 September, 2015

Galway's Eyre Square will be hopping for Sunday's All-Ireland hurling final
# G-G-G-Galway
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# G-G-G-Galway

Galway's Eyre Square will be hopping for Sunday's All-Ireland hurling final

Sep 4th 2015, 11:03 AM 7,283 Views 4 Comments

A giant screen has been erected in the city centre to screen the action from Croke Park.

# eyre-square - Sunday 1 December, 2013

So what's happening in GALWAY in the run up to Christmas?
# Counting Down
# Counting Down

So what's happening in GALWAY in the run up to Christmas?

Dec 1st 2013, 9:15 AM 13,510 Views 17 Comments

Continuing our festive lists, we take a look at what’s to be enjoyed in the City of the Tribes in the next few weeks.

# eyre-square - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

'Over 2,000' attend sit-down protest for Savita at Leinster House
# Savita
# Savita

'Over 2,000' attend sit-down protest for Savita at Leinster House

Nov 14th 2012, 7:07 PM 17,336 Views 141 Comments

Demonstrators sat on the ground during a moment of silence, while speakers argued for legislation on abortion.

Students in pre-budget protest against fee increases and grant cuts
# Galway
# Galway

Students in pre-budget protest against fee increases and grant cuts

Nov 14th 2012, 5:47 PM 5,033 Views 26 Comments

Between 1,500 and 2,000 students protested in Galway today in the run up to next month’s budget.

Calls for X Case legislation after woman denied an abortion dies in Galway hospital
# Savita
# Savita

Calls for X Case legislation after woman denied an abortion dies in Galway hospital

Nov 14th 2012, 2:34 AM 30,652 Views 273 Comments

Savita Halappanavar died from septicaemia following a miscarriage which lasted almost three days. She repeatedly asked for the foetus to be removed but her requests were turned down.

# eyre-square - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Poll: Were the Gardaí right to dismantle the Occupy Galway camp?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Were the Gardaí right to dismantle the Occupy Galway camp?

May 16th 2012, 9:45 AM 4,881 Views 107 Comments

The final Occupy camp was evicted in the early hours of this morning. Right decision? Or would you have liked to see it stick around?

Occupy Galway: the last day of the Eyre Square camp
# Occupy Galway
# Occupy Galway

Occupy Galway: the last day of the Eyre Square camp

May 16th 2012, 9:38 AM 2,992 Views 16 Comments

Galway-based photographer Patrick Dinneen visited the camp yesterday.

Unoccupied: Gardaí remove protesters from Eyre Square
# Occupy Galway
# Occupy Galway

Unoccupied: Gardaí remove protesters from Eyre Square

May 16th 2012, 8:06 AM 3,018 Views 51 Comments

Local councillors had been putting pressure on Gardaí to remove the Galway camp ahead of the Volvo Ocean Race next month.

# eyre-square - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Galway City Council to pay €1.5 million in legal costs over Eyre Square row
# Eyre Square
# Eyre Square

Galway City Council to pay €1.5 million in legal costs over Eyre Square row

Mar 10th 2012, 2:20 PM 5,073 Views 13 Comments

A local councillor has told TheJournal.ie that the redevelopment became a gravy train for legal advisors after the council ended up in the Supreme Court and arbitration.

Occupy Galway protesters reject council request to pack up
# Occupy
# Occupy

Occupy Galway protesters reject council request to pack up

Mar 10th 2012, 12:18 PM 2,946 Views 36 Comments

A spokesperson for the movement said protesters would not be dismantling the camp in Eyre Square.

# eyre-square - Sunday 30 October, 2011

Higgins welcomed by 5,000 supporters in Galway
# Aras11
# Aras11

Higgins welcomed by 5,000 supporters in Galway

Oct 30th 2011, 7:04 PM 909 Views 36 Comments

The President-elect has been greeted by thousands of supporters in his native Galway today.

# eyre-square - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Bike scheme on its way to Galway
# Galway Bikes
# Galway Bikes

Bike scheme on its way to Galway

Aug 11th 2011, 9:40 PM 985 Views 20 Comments

It’s reported that 20 ideal locations have been pinpointed for the scheme, which could be in Galway by next summer.