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#Gort

# gort - Friday 25 January, 2019

Judge relocates court sitting to mucky field for farmers' dispute over a wall

During the sitting the judge made a reference to US President Donald Trump who he said is “dividing our world”.

# gort - Monday 15 October, 2018

From The42 Here's the draw for this year's Galway senior hurling quarter-finals Last Eight

Here's the draw for this year's Galway senior hurling quarter-finals

Liam Mellows are the defending champions out west.

# gort - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West When All Is Ruin This post contains videos

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West

A new documentary explores the twists and turns of the M17/M18 motorway.

# gort - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

70-year-old killed in Galway farming accident

An Garda Síochána are investigating the incident.

# gort - Sunday 3 December, 2017

From The42 Huge shock in Galway as Morrissey stars for Liam Mellows to secure first county title in 47 years This Charming Man

Huge shock in Galway as Morrissey stars for Liam Mellows to secure first county title in 47 years

Gort came up short in the decider for the second successive time and were beaten by three points at Pearse Stadium.

From The42 As it happened: Cuala v Kilcormac-Killoughey, Gort v Liam Mellows - Sunday club GAA match tracker Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Cuala v Kilcormac-Killoughey, Gort v Liam Mellows - Sunday club GAA match tracker

Cuala retained their Leinster crown, while Carnacon won the All-Ireland Ladies SFC Club title.

# gort - Monday 27 November, 2017

39-year-old man jailed for five months for stealing from church boxes using 'ingenious' lollipop device

Zan Dolinski’s behaviour was condemned by Judged Patrick Durcan as being ‘contemptible’.

# gort - Sunday 19 November, 2017

From The42 Aidan Harte leads Gort to another Galway hurling decider in tight replay Replay

Aidan Harte leads Gort to another Galway hurling decider in tight replay

Beaten finalists Gort in 2016, Gort advanced to another Galway senior hurling championship decider.

# gort - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Man finds decomposed remains while walking on beach in Galway

The remains are believed to be female.

# gort - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From The42 Galway All-Ireland winner Niland hits 0-12 as Athenry win Connacht senior hurling title Point The Way

Galway All-Ireland winner Niland hits 0-12 as Athenry win Connacht senior hurling title

Presentation College saw off Gort Community School this afternoon.

# gort - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Look at them now: This rural town has turned its fortunes around after last year's blow

Last year Gort made headlines for being part of the rural area most affected by the economic crisis. This year, things have changed.

# gort - Saturday 7 February, 2015

From The42 5 talking points ahead of this weekend's All-Ireland club hurling semi-finals GAA

5 talking points ahead of this weekend's All-Ireland club hurling semi-finals

Moved from an icey Semple Stadium, the four semi-finalists are in action tomorrow.

# gort - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The M17 Tuam to Gort motorway gets the Shawshank Redemption treatment Red Speaks

The M17 Tuam to Gort motorway gets the Shawshank Redemption treatment

Get busy living, or get busy drivin’.

# gort - Monday 15 December, 2014

From The42 Ballyhale, Gort, Kilmallock or Portaferry - who'll win the All-Ireland SHC club title? The Final Four This post contains a poll

Ballyhale, Gort, Kilmallock or Portaferry - who'll win the All-Ireland SHC club title?

It’s going to be a battle between Kilkenny, Galway, Limerick and Down clubs next spring.

# gort - Sunday 14 December, 2014

From The42 As it happened: Leinster club football final and Galway hurling final Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Leinster club football final and Galway hurling final

We also had updates from the All-Ireland SFC quarter-final.

# gort - Monday 1 December, 2014

From The42 Gort ease past Beagh to book Galway SHC final meeting with Portumna Last Four

Gort ease past Beagh to book Galway SHC final meeting with Portumna

The 2011 county champions earned a eight-point win at Kenny Park.

# gort - Sunday 23 November, 2014

"I like it here, it's quiet, better for the children" - Integration in Ireland's 'little Brazil'

Just under a quarter of the Galway town is from Brazil.

# gort - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Galway councillor says jobs on new motorway should go to Irish people first

Michael Fahy says he is not against people from the EU getting jobs in Ireland but that local people should be given priority.

# gort - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

€550m Galway motorway deal promises 450 jobs and at least five bypasses

The 57 km four-lane motorway between Tuam and Gort is to be completed by the end of 2018.

# gort - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Two killed in fire at Co Galway flats complex

A man aged 38 and second person who has not yet been identified were killed in the overnight blaze in Gort, Co Galway.

# gort - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

68-year-old man due in court over alleged false imprisonment

Gardaí investigating the alleged abduction of businessman Kevin McGeever arrested a man in Clontarf last night.

# gort - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Kevin McGeever released following questioning over abduction

The property developer’s mysterious reappearance after being missing since last May has sparked a garda investigation that saw his arrest on Thursday.

# gort - Friday 15 March, 2013

Man arrested in connection with Kevin McGeever abduction

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

# gort - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Investigation into alleged abduction of Kevin Michael McGeever continues

The property developer claims he was kidnapped at gunpoint and kept in a shipping container for eight months.

# gort - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Man knocked down near Gort dies

The man in his 60s was hit by a car as he crossed the road at Ardrahan Village in Galway last night. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# gort - Friday 26 October, 2012

Last four reached on club hurling stage in Kilkenny and Galway

The Cats and Tribesmen county finalists will be determined on Sunday.

# gort - Sunday 14 October, 2012

From The42 Here are all the results from yesterday's GAA club action Review

Here are all the results from yesterday's GAA club action

Several games took place on Saturday, and there was excitement and last-minute drama in abundance.

# gort - Sunday 9 September, 2012

From The42 Kilmacud Sevens: Mullagh take senior prize back out west Sevens

Kilmacud Sevens: Mullagh take senior prize back out west

Mullagh won the senior competition at the 40th annual Kilmacud Crokes hurling sevens in Dublin on Saturday.

# gort - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Man killed in traffic collision in Co Galway

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

# gort - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Man, 39, dies in Galway road crash

The single-car collision occurred at about 1am this morning.

# gort - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Three arrested as cannabis seized in Galway

The cannabis resin has an estimated street value of €170,000.

# gort - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Specialist cave divers from UK fly in to recover body Recovery This post contains videos

Specialist cave divers from UK fly in to recover body

The body of Artur Kozlowski, an experienced Polish diver, was located at 52m underwater last night in Galway cave but has yet to be brought to surface.

# gort - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Body of missing cave diver located

The body of a man who went missing yesterday during a cave diving trip has been located in Pollonora cave in Co Galway.

# gort - Thursday 1 September, 2011

60 new jobs for Dublin and Galway

A home care provider says it is creating 25 new posts in Dublin, while medical device manufacturer CareFusion is adding another 35 positions to its Gort operation.