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# tuam - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

'It's time to do something' - The forgotten mass grave of 800 babies in Galway

A campaign is now under way to construct a memorial.

# tuam - Monday 5 May, 2014

Man to appear in court over Tuam assault

The victim remains in a serious condition in Beaumont Hospital.

# tuam - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Young man arrested in connection with Tuam assault

The victim remains in a serious condition in Beaumont Hospital.

# tuam - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Young man seriously injured in early-morning assault in Tuam

Gardaí have issued an appeal for witnesses.

# tuam - 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.

# tuam - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west

During the arrests a large quantity of power tools were also seized.

# tuam - Monday 7 April, 2014

'Sophisticated' cannabis growhouse discovered by gardaí in Tuam

A man has been arrested following the discovery.

# tuam - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

From The42 Mulholland given full backing by Galway football bosses Pressure

Mulholland given full backing by Galway football bosses

The team have lost all three league games to date and are now in serious danger of relegation to division three.

# tuam - Sunday 23 February, 2014

From The42 Photobomb of the day from this Connacht GAA fan after final win over Ulster Happy Camper

Photobomb of the day from this Connacht GAA fan after final win over Ulster

Connacht won comfortably by 2-19 to 1-7 against Ulster in Tuam today.

# tuam - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From The42 Here’s why some Irish Liverpool and United fans will be swapping jerseys on 16 March Fundraiser

Here’s why some Irish Liverpool and United fans will be swapping jerseys on 16 March

The event is being organised in aid of Shane Grogan.

# tuam - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Community and a secret millionaire help Pieta House open in Tuam

Pieta House West opened its doors yesterday, thanks to the hard work of a lot of people.

# tuam - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Man (20s) killed when his car hit a wall in Galway

Gardai in Tuam are investigating the incident at Airglooney on the Balgaddy Road at around 1.20am in the early hours of this morning.

# tuam - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Two further arrests after €2.5m drugs seizure

Two other males are still being detained.

# tuam - Saturday 20 April, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added iPhone dominoes

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

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

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

# tuam - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Man tied up as home is robbed by burglars in Galway

The incident happened around 9.30pm last night when four men entered the man’s home, tied him up and took a small sum of cash.

# tuam - Monday 11 February, 2013

Man killed in Galway collision

The man in his 60s died after his car collided with a wall.

# tuam - Monday 7 January, 2013

From The42 FBD League: Galway, Sligo and Leitrim triumph Connacht

FBD League: Galway, Sligo and Leitrim triumph

Micheal Meehan was to the fore as the Tribesmen got their 2013 campaign off to a winning start in Tuam yesterday.

# tuam - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Two arrests and appeal for witnesses over crashed 'blue Volvo car'

Two or three people left the scene of a crash in Galway on Thursday night, Gardaí say.

# tuam - Monday 19 November, 2012

Missing Galway woman located

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

# tuam - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Man dies following single vehicle collision in Co Galway

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

# tuam - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Tablet dump to help raise awareness of addiction to medication

In the past five years, benzodiazepine use has increased by nearly 40 per cent in Ireland. People are being encouraged to dump their old stockpiles of medication.

# tuam - Monday 22 October, 2012

Investigation continues into "awful tragedy" of Tuam crash

The young girls who died following the road crash were named locally as Kate and Grace Gilmore.

# tuam - Monday 17 September, 2012

Four men appear in Galway court over €750k cannabis haul

Gardaí arrested six people at the weekend in connection with the major haul of cannabis plants in Tuam and Oughterard.

# tuam - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Six arrested as cannabis plants seized in Galway

The plants have an estimated street value of €750,000, say Gardaí.

# tuam - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Pieta House to open suicide crisis centre in Galway

“We were in a fortunate position that we weren’t getting anything from the Government” – Joan Freeman, CEO.

# tuam - Monday 6 August, 2012

Teenager appears before court over Tuam assault

A 22-year-old man was seriously injured when a rock was thrown at his head in the incident.

# tuam - Sunday 5 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Teen arrested in connection with Tuam assault

A 22-year-old man was attacked in Tuam at around 3.30am today.

# tuam - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

New DIT campus at Grangegorman to be part of €2bn stimulus package

Schools, healthcare and roads are also likely to benefit from measures being announced by the government later today.

# tuam - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Woman dies and others injured in Galway crash involving four cars

The crash happened just before 5pm this evening on the N17 at Claretuam.

# tuam - Friday 8 June, 2012

Two elderly pensioners injured in Tuam aggravated burglary

The two men aged in their 80s received minor injuries during an aggravated burglary involving two masked men in Galway yesterday.

# tuam - Monday 4 June, 2012

Man charged over Galway drugs seizure

Cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €280,00 were seized at a house near Tuam on Saturday.

# tuam - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Man arrested after cannabis plant seizure in Galway

Plants with a potential street value of up to €280,000 were recovered from a house in Tuam yesterday evening.

# tuam - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Mayor of Tuam quits Labour over county council 'shafting'

Cllr Mary Loftus said she was overlooked for a seat on Galway County Council vacated by Colm Keaveney last year.

# tuam - Sunday 4 March, 2012

21-year-old woman killed in Galway crash

Her car collided with a wall near Tuam last night.

# tuam - Saturday 18 February, 2012

Man killed in Galway road crash

A man has died and another has been seriously injured in a road crash in Tuam, Co Galway.

# tuam - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Dioceses reports criticise inadequate response to abuse allegations

As well as Raphoe, the National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Chuch has published reports into five other dioceses across the island of Ireland.

# tuam - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Two arrests made over missing Juris Buls

The 30-year-old has been missing since 7 July.

# tuam - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Appeal for missing Juris Buls

The Latvian national has been missing from Galway since last week.