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# galway - Monday 28 September, 2020

Decision expected this week on Covid-19 restrictions for Louth, Cork, Wicklow and Galway
# Nphet
# Nphet

Decision expected this week on Covid-19 restrictions for Louth, Cork, Wicklow and Galway

Sep 28th 2020, 8:44 AM 87,441 Views 86 Comments

Cases have been rising in Louth, Cork, Wicklow and Galway.

# galway - Friday 25 September, 2020

Taoiseach warns local restrictions may be needed in four counties as cases rise
# Level Up
# Level Up

Taoiseach warns local restrictions may be needed in four counties as cases rise

Sep 25th 2020, 2:59 PM 64,281 Views 63 Comments

Martin said Nphet is “very concerned” about the rise in cases in urban areas.

# galway - Thursday 24 September, 2020

NUI Galway to refund students who don't take up places in campus accommodation this year
# Galway
# Galway

NUI Galway to refund students who don't take up places in campus accommodation this year

Sep 24th 2020, 11:41 AM 20,213 Views 2 Comments

Students were informed late in August that their time on campus may be limited this year.

# galway - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

The father and son who rescued the two young women out at sea last month rescued another man today
# Patrick And Morgan Oliver
# Patrick And Morgan Oliver

The father and son who rescued the two young women out at sea last month rescued another man today

Sep 23rd 2020, 5:02 PM 60,244 Views 24 Comments

Patrick and Morgan Oliver answered the call again today.

# galway - Monday 21 September, 2020

Postponed clashes re-fixed and others up in the air as Covid-19 continues to impact club GAA schedule
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

Postponed clashes re-fixed and others up in the air as Covid-19 continues to impact club GAA schedule

Sep 21st 2020, 8:36 PM 7,097 Views 0 Comments

Cork and Galway have recently seen matches postponed due to positive cases, with Donegal also affected.

# galway - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Title race blown wide open after Wexford beat champions Peamount and leaders Shels held by Galway
# WNL
From The42
# WNL

Title race blown wide open after Wexford beat champions Peamount and leaders Shels held by Galway

Updated Sep 5th 2020, 9:35 PM 7,910 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere, Athlone Town won their first-ever WNL game and Cork City earned their first points of the season.

Repeat of last year's Limerick hurling decider in store and champions advance in Galway
# Club Call
From The42
# Club Call

Repeat of last year's Limerick hurling decider in store and champions advance in Galway

Sep 5th 2020, 9:31 PM 10,260 Views 3 Comments

Na Piarsaigh will take on Patrickswell at the semi-final stage in Limerick next weekend.

'We found them, but they saved themselves': Galway paddleboarders and fisherman recall sea rescue
# Rescue
# Rescue

'We found them, but they saved themselves': Galway paddleboarders and fisherman recall sea rescue

Sep 5th 2020, 9:46 AM 49,921 Views 24 Comments

Sara Feeney and Ellen Glynn recalled their ordeal at sea in August.

# galway - Monday 31 August, 2020

Traveller family 'devastated' as gardaí investigate whether fire at council house started deliberately
# Galway
# Galway

Traveller family 'devastated' as gardaí investigate whether fire at council house started deliberately

Aug 31st 2020, 7:32 PM 40,248 Views 0 Comments

The family was set to move into the house in the coming weeks.

# galway - 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 24,077 Views 58 Comments

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

# galway - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Gardaí confirm probe into 'alleged racially-motivated incident' at NUIG campus
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

Gardaí confirm probe into 'alleged racially-motivated incident' at NUIG campus

Aug 25th 2020, 6:10 AM 25,859 Views 25 Comments

An Garda Síochána force has also encouraged people to report hate crimes instead of sharing incidents online.

# galway - Monday 24 August, 2020

Woman (26) dies in single-car crash in Galway
# Caherlistrane
# Caherlistrane

Woman (26) dies in single-car crash in Galway

Aug 24th 2020, 8:09 AM 31,180 Views 2 Comments

Two men were taken to hospital with injuries not believed to be life threatening.

# galway - 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 92,664 Views 59 Comments

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
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

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

Aug 21st 2020, 12:09 PM 66,337 Views 144 Comments

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'
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

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

Aug 21st 2020, 7:31 AM 68,606 Views 101 Comments

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
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

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

Aug 15th 2020, 5:01 PM 36,813 Views 21 Comments

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'
# Tribe Taliswoman
From The42
# Tribe Taliswoman

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

Aug 15th 2020, 7:00 AM 8,421 Views 0 Comments

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
# Resilience
# Resilience

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

Aug 14th 2020, 1:09 PM 37,872 Views 40 Comments

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
# Great News
# Great News

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

Aug 14th 2020, 9:27 AM 52,784 Views 20 Comments

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
# Furbo Beach
# Furbo Beach

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

Aug 13th 2020, 6:22 PM 58,017 Views 25 Comments

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

# galway - Saturday 1 August, 2020

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

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

Aug 1st 2020, 10:10 PM 18,798 Views 5 Comments

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

# galway - Sunday 26 July, 2020

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

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

Updated Jul 26th 2020, 8:38 PM 65,798 Views 9 Comments

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

# galway - Thursday 16 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 16th 2020, 8:41 PM 2,905 Views 1 Comment

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

# galway - Monday 13 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 13th 2020, 10:45 AM 39,025 Views 6 Comments

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
# Killimordaly
# Killimordaly

Two injured after light aircraft crash in Galway field

Jul 11th 2020, 5:41 PM 28,789 Views 3 Comments

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
# Second Wave
# Second Wave

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

Jul 4th 2020, 9:00 PM 24,919 Views 54 Comments

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
# Garda Appeal
# Garda Appeal

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

Jul 1st 2020, 8:45 AM 13,827 Views 26 Comments

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
# Galway
# Galway

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

Jun 24th 2020, 12:05 AM 29,449 Views 20 Comments

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
# Barbara Walsh
# Barbara Walsh

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

Jun 22nd 2020, 2:29 PM 30,323 Views 5 Comments

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

# galway - Saturday 20 June, 2020

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

Irish player among four to leave North Melbourne

Jun 20th 2020, 2:08 PM 5,256 Views 0 Comments

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

# galway - Friday 19 June, 2020

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

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

Jun 19th 2020, 4:22 PM 3,094 Views 1 Comment

The draws will take place next Tuesday evening.

# galway - Monday 15 June, 2020

Man charged in connection with stabbing in Galway yesterday
# Ballybane
# Ballybane

Man charged in connection with stabbing in Galway yesterday

Jun 15th 2020, 8:31 AM 15,552 Views 0 Comments

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
# Coláiste Cholumba
# Coláiste Cholumba

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

Jun 11th 2020, 6:10 AM 34,487 Views 10 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 10th 2020, 9:32 PM 39,481 Views 23 Comments

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
# Revenue
# Revenue

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

Jun 10th 2020, 11:21 AM 16,066 Views 37 Comments

The drugs were destined for an address in Galway.

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

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

Jun 10th 2020, 9:30 AM 70,734 Views 49 Comments

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
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

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

Jun 9th 2020, 4:23 PM 41,450 Views 168 Comments

The monument is located near the Spanish Arch.

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

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

Jun 9th 2020, 6:10 AM 7,905 Views 4 Comments

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

# galway - Thursday 21 May, 2020

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

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

May 21st 2020, 4:51 PM 30,296 Views 6 Comments

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'
# Policing Covid
# Policing Covid

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

May 12th 2020, 10:49 PM 86,072 Views 30 Comments

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