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A patient’s letter to striking nurses – ‘I love you all and so does the majority of this nation’

As the nurses stage the third day of strike action for better pay and working conditions, one patient, who had her surgery cancelled on...

Met Éireann must end its ridiculous partition of Ireland on weather maps

A no-deal Brexit is looking more likely than ever as the end of March finally comes into view. And during the final countdown over the...

Why Galway’s public transport should be free

Imagine a Galway where there are no traffic tangles around schools because all the kids are taking the bus to school, if they aren’t...

Maximise your time at the gym

Life can be busy, and it can be hard to find the time to hit the gym once or twice a week. One of my...

GAA – Opinion: Rush to Complete County Junior 1 Hurling 

The 2018 County Junior 1 Hurling Final will take place next Monday (29th October) even though the two finalists aren’t confirmed yet.  Micheal Breathnach will take on...

DARREN’S DIARY: Connacht Shooting for the Stars 

What a great week it was to be a Connacht Rugby supporter and the excitement will only build ahead of the return to European...

Are Irish sentencing laws too lenient?

As September approaches and the courts get set to grind back into action, Galway Daily takes a hard look at the Irish penal system. A...

Why we got an NUIG journalism refund

NUI Galway once again finds itself in the spotlight as a new controversy - over fees refunded to its undergraduate and graduate journalism courses...

Farewell Britain . . . Hello Galway!

How Galway’s push to lure fintech startups out west is starting to pay off. Ireland’s economic resurgence has revealed the emergence of some exciting sectors...

Poll: Is it a getting a bit too hot?

This week could see the second highest temperatures ever recorded in Ireland, with 30 degrees expected in parts of the country. Here in Galway, we...

Small & Medium Enterprises in Galway: What’s good, what’s bad and…what’s next?

It has so often been said that small businesses are the backbone of any economy and, for an economy as diverse as Ireland’s, this...

Opinion | Why we need to call time on political posters | Pauline O’Reilly

Over recent weeks, if you headed out for your jog along the Prom, what did you see? If you drove in to work from Barna,...
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