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# galway - Friday 21 August, 2020

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.

'I unreservedly apologise': Supreme Court judge releases statement following golf dinner controversy

The Supreme Court justice was at the controversial event in Galway on Wednesday night.

Galway Cathaoirleach says golf event smacks of 'one rule for them and another for us'

Agriculture Minister Dara Calleary was among those at a golf function with over 80 attendees at a hotel on Wednesday night

# galway - Saturday 15 August, 2020

'These are the days you live for': RNLI volunteers recall dramatic rescue of young paddle-boarders in Galway

There was jubilation this week when cousins Sara Feeney and Ellen Glynn were found off Inis Oirr.

'At the end of the day, it's only trying to get a ball between two posts... but it's more than that'

Galway WFC captain Keara Cormican on a big 2020 season, her own football journey and teaching through the Covid-19 crisis.

# galway - Friday 14 August, 2020

'We said there was no point in being panicky, and we'd be fine': Teenager rescued from sea in Galway tells her story

The paddle boarders rescued yesterday morning were “shaking like leaves” with the cold overnight.

'Sara said to Ellen - this boat is coming for us': Father describes joy and relief after Galway bay rescue

Fisherman Patrick Oliver and his son Morgan found Ellen Glynn and Sara Feeney yesterday after a 15-hour ordeal at sea.

# galway - Thursday 13 August, 2020

'Anything that could fly or float was out there last night': The story behind the rescue of Galway paddle boarders

A Galway RNLI crew member recounts the operation that saved two women’s lives this morning.

# galway - Saturday 1 August, 2020

From The42 Mayo star O'Connor sees red as reigning champions Ballintubber held to draw in opener Wrap

Mayo star O'Connor sees red as reigning champions Ballintubber held to draw in opener

A look at today’s football action in Mayo and Galway, which threw up some shock results.

# galway - Sunday 26 July, 2020

From The42 Canning receives highly debatable red in Galway and All-Ireland club finalists draw in Tipp Around The Grounds This post contains videos

Canning receives highly debatable red in Galway and All-Ireland club finalists draw in Tipp

It was a busy day of club hurling action around the country.

# galway - Thursday 16 July, 2020

From The42 Reigning champions Galway set for rematch with Cork after All-Ireland group stage draw Camogie

Reigning champions Galway set for rematch with Cork after All-Ireland group stage draw

2019 champions Galway defeated 2018 winner Cork at the semi-final stage last August.

# galway - Monday 13 July, 2020

From The42 'We didn't really perceive him as this famous person, he was just big Jack to us' RIP Jack

'We didn't really perceive him as this famous person, he was just big Jack to us'

Former Galway player Alan Kerins on his family’s close links to Jack Charlton.

# galway - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Two injured after light aircraft crash in Galway field

The aircraft crashed in a field at around 12.45pm this afternoon.

# galway - Saturday 4 July, 2020

In Galway and Cork, concerns grow about 'sharp increase' in homelessness in coming months

Staff who work with Simon Community say the last few months have been a struggle.

# galway - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Gardaí issue warning after nearly 50 reports of dogs attacking livestock since March

In total, 47 incidents were reported between 1 March and 29 June.

# galway - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Government accused of 'dividing' Ireland's west coast islands over whether or not to reopen as part of Covid-19 road map

The Cabinet is expected to decide this week whether the islands are to re-open on 29 June.

# galway - Monday 22 June, 2020

Fresh appeal for information on missing mother-of-seven 35 years on from disappearance

The last sighting of the 33-year-old woman was at a party at her home in Carna.

# galway - Saturday 20 June, 2020

From The42 Irish player among four to leave North Melbourne Wave Goodbye

Irish player among four to leave North Melbourne

Mairead Seoighe has departed the AFLW club after her contract was not renewed.

# galway - Friday 19 June, 2020

From The42 All-Ireland ladies football championship to be played off over 7 weekends and start with group stages Round Robin

All-Ireland ladies football championship to be played off over 7 weekends and start with group stages

The draws will take place next Tuesday evening.

# galway - Monday 15 June, 2020

Man charged in connection with stabbing in Galway yesterday

He is due before Galway District Court this morning.

# galway - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'This money is badly needed': Mother urges Irish college to get in touch with parents about refunding fees

A mother has said that she doesn’t understand why Coláiste Cholumba hasn’t been in touch with parents, as other Irish colleges have done.

# galway - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

From The42 'It was unexpected, I didn't think I was going to be let go but that's just sport' Finishing Up

'It was unexpected, I didn't think I was going to be let go but that's just sport'

28-year-old Eoin McKeon’s time with Connacht is over after 137 appearances for his native province.

Over €40,000 worth of cannabis seized at Shannon Airport

The drugs were destined for an address in Galway.

Poll: Should the Christopher Columbus memorial in Galway be removed? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Christopher Columbus memorial in Galway be removed?

People Before Profit wants the memorial removed in solidarity with the global Black Lives Matter movement.

# galway - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

'It doesn't educate anyone': Calls to remove Galway's memorial to 'genocidal' Christopher Columbus

The monument is located near the Spanish Arch.

Researchers want your questions for new survey about Irish society during the pandemic

The research aims to record how Irish society has coped with the Covid-19 crisis.

# galway - Thursday 21 May, 2020

From The42 'I kind of felt guilty coming in because Michael and John were two brilliant players' Alan Kerins

'I kind of felt guilty coming in because Michael and John were two brilliant players'

Galway dual star Alan Kerins is this week’s guest on our GAA podcast Warriors.

# galway - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Protest against garda checkpoint in Galway condemned as 'reckless and dangerous'

Concerns were raised that frontline staff and other medical personnel were held up as a result of the incident.

# galway - Saturday 9 May, 2020

'I think it's terribly sad what’s going on in Mayo' - From the Green and Red to Connacht rivals Galway

Galway ladies coach Frank Browne details his journey from Mayo to the Tribe, and calls for mediation to solve the problems in his former county.

# galway - Monday 4 May, 2020

Man (20s) arrested over theft of vehicle outside shop in Galway

The suspect is due in court this afternoon.

# galway - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Gardaí investigating unexplained death of man (20s) in Galway

The man was found unresponsive at his home this morning.

# galway - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

100 new tech jobs announced in Dublin and Galway

Most of the jobs at Fidelity Investments are for software engineers.

# galway - Sunday 26 April, 2020

From The42 5 big picture takeaways from Galway's 2017 All-Ireland hurling win over Waterford Looking Back

5 big picture takeaways from Galway's 2017 All-Ireland hurling win over Waterford

The Tribesmen ended a 29-year-wait to lift the Liam MacCarthy Cup that day.

Galway and Corofin stalwart Kieran Fitzgerald announces retirement

The 39-year-old won four All-Ireland titles with his club in a career spanning four decades.

# galway - Saturday 25 April, 2020

Eight-year-old Galway boy cycling marathon to raise money for health workers

He has raised more than €7,000 so far.

# galway - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Cocaine worth €21,000 seized after man flees car stopped by gardaí in Galway

The man was seen placing a white package into a gap in a wall.

# galway - Friday 3 April, 2020

Galway and Sarsfields star and last-gasp All-Ireland final winner named club Player of the Year

19-year-old Siobhán McGrath steered Sarsfields to All-Ireland glory.

# galway - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'We hope to see them back in Australia for another season' - North Melbourne leave the door open for Irish duo

Mayo star Aileen Gilroy and Galway All-Ireland finalist Mairéad Seoighe enjoyed their first campaign Down Under.

# galway - Monday 30 March, 2020

Prototype created by Irish research team for crowd funded emergency ventilators

The GoFundMe page for the ventilators has raised over €134,000 so far.

# galway - Monday 23 March, 2020

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

Two men remain in hospital receiving treatment for their injuries.