Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 18 °C Saturday 25 May, 2019

#West

# west - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

From The42 LeBron's Lakers appoint new head coach, Warriors go into finals without Durant NBA

LeBron's Lakers appoint new head coach, Warriors go into finals without Durant

Frank Vogel will be the man charged with helping LeBron James get back into the playoffs.

# west - Thursday 12 April, 2018

From The42 Team taking shape, but individual errors to blame for Connacht struggles, says McKeon Pro14

Team taking shape, but individual errors to blame for Connacht struggles, says McKeon

‘I think a lot of lads have to look at themselves.’

# west - Monday 2 April, 2018

Israel will send refugees to Western countries as deportation plan scrapped

The original scheme was criticised by the United Nations.

# west - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Christmas Eve wind warning for west coast, heavy rain on Christmas morning

After a calm few days, we can expect a more unsettled regime of weather from tomorrow.

# west - Friday 25 August, 2017

From The42 Keane thankful for 'helpful' Lam input as he prepares to face predecessor in the Sportsground

Keane thankful for 'helpful' Lam input as he prepares to face predecessor in the Sportsground

The Kiwi watched his side lose out to Wasps in midweek as Connacht’s ‘babies’ came undone in the final quarter.

# west - Friday 16 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge The bat signal was beamed over LA last night as a lovely tribute to Adam West Gotham City PD

# west - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

From The42 Out-half Boshoff could cut ties with Connacht early Homeward Bound

Out-half Boshoff could cut ties with Connacht early

The Springbok lost his father to a stroke this year and is keen to return to his family.

# west - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Ireland looks absolutely stunning in this new video Wild Atlantic Way This post contains videos

Ireland looks absolutely stunning in this new video

Fáilte Ireland wants more Irish people to explore the west coast.

# west - Saturday 7 January, 2017

'This is a farce': Anger as TD 'left in the dark over refugee centre'

Independent TD Michael Fitzmaurice said he hopes the refugees have been well-screened.

# west - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Foley death forced Lam to think about family's future and leave Connacht behind

The Samoan coach is looking forward to making more history in Bristol.

# west - Friday 1 April, 2016

From The42 Leaders Connacht make Ulster work hard to stay in playoff race Feisty

Leaders Connacht make Ulster work hard to stay in playoff race

Pat Lam’s men finished with 13 men, but played the role of table-toppers superbly

# west - Monday 22 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge The first photo of Saint West is here and he's ADORABLE Kardashian

# west - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

An Irish Water water treatment plant is underwater

More rain is expected tonight.

# west - Monday 16 November, 2015

25,000 new jobs planned for Galway, Mayo and Roscommon

Almost 27,500 jobs were lost across the three counties from 2008 to 2011.

# west - Friday 18 September, 2015

Culture Night is TONIGHT – here’s what to go see

Tonight’s the night. Let us help you choose where to go.

# west - Monday 3 August, 2015

WATCH: This is what the weather looks like in Galway tonight

Quick reminder: It’s August.

# west - Friday 9 January, 2015

Staff at NUI Galway to start investigation into structural inequality

This follows a decision to award Dr Micheline Sheehy-Skeffington €70,000 last month after she was unfairly passed over for promotion.

A record number of passengers flew via Knock airport last year

Their London services were particularly popular.

# west - Thursday 27 November, 2014

5 properties to view this weekend... in Galway Viewing Advised This post contains images

5 properties to view this weekend... in Galway

Here are the 5 best properties in Galway you can view this weekend.

# west - Thursday 13 November, 2014

5 properties to view in... the South and the West Viewing Advised This post contains images

5 properties to view in... the South and the West

Here are the 5 best properties in the south and west of Ireland you can view this weekend.

# west - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Opinion: What is the lure of IS for western girls and women?

Why would a western woman – who enjoys the freedom to vote, drive, and wear what she wishes – subject herself to such an apparently patriarchal culture?

# west - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Five swimmers rescued from Galway Bay after dolphin attack

The swimmers were pulled to safety by the RNLI.

# west - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Ukraine captures Russian paratroopers, but Moscow says they crossed border "by accident"

“I didn’t even see when we crossed the border,” one soldier said, in footage posted online…

# west - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Extreme weather conditions haven't put people off visiting the Cliffs of Moher

A total of 177,878 people visited the site between 1 January and 30 April this year.

# west - Monday 14 April, 2014

Russia accuses West of "off the scale" hypocrisy over Ukraine

Meanwhile, Ukraine’s interim president says he supports a ref

Five due in court over robberies and burglaries in the west

The four men and one woman will appear before Galway District Court today.

# west - Friday 4 April, 2014

A further €1.4 million in funding released for the Wild Atlantic Way

This €10 million project will see tourist attractions developed along the west coast of Ireland.

# west - Thursday 6 March, 2014

This video of a fictional civil war in the West is the daily reality for children in Syria

The striking clip brings home the effect the conflict is having on children.

# west - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Orange alert: Coastal flood warning as 130km winds set to sweep country

The strong winds, combined with high seas and waves, are expected to cause problems in coastal areas — particularly tomorrow afternoon.

# west - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Commander Hadfield knows how to make Ireland look good Into The West

Commander Hadfield knows how to make Ireland look good

Or does Ireland know how to make Commander Hadfield look good?

# west - Friday 27 December, 2013

Pictures: Locals flock to see 20 metre fin whale washed up on Achill beach Keel This post contains images

Pictures: Locals flock to see 20 metre fin whale washed up on Achill beach

The mammal was stranded on Christmas Eve.

# west - 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.

# west - Thursday 7 November, 2013

# west - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Many Bangladesh factory collapse victims still waiting on compensation

To date only one company, Primark, has provided financial support to survivors and has called on other brands to follow suit

# west - Friday 4 October, 2013

Passenger numbers travelling through Knock airport on the rise

More than 60,000 passengers travelled through the airport last month.

# west - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Twenty new jobs announced at Shannon-based electronics firm

The new jobs at Ei Electronics will bring the total workforce to 500.

# west - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Moderate cleric and former nuclear negotiator Rowhani sworn in as President of Iran

The 64-year-old could name his cabinet as early as today, with Iranian media reporting it’s likely to be made up of Western educated technocrats.

# west - Saturday 27 April, 2013

North Korea puts US citizen on trial for 'trying to overthrow regime'

North Korea says the man has admitted the charges and will soon face ‘judgment’.

# west - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

Meet the Texan marathon runner who had two near misses this week

Joe Berti, who completed Monday’s Boston Marathon before witnessing the massive explosion at a fertiliser plant in Texas two days later, has said that he feels blessed that both he and his family are sill alive.

1 2