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Eamon Ó Cuív urges Fianna Fáil members not to support coalition deal

Galway West TD Eamon Ó Cuív is urging his fellow members of Fianna Fáil not to support the Programme for Government for a three...

Young Fine Gael in Galway East to oppose coalition deal

The Galway East branch of Young Fine Gael will not be supporting a coalition government with Fianna Fáil and the Green Party when it...

Crunching the numbers, could Brexit really lead to a United Ireland?

There are few concepts in Ireland that evoke an emotional response from a population known for their propensity to be “easy going”, but one...

Pauline O’Reilly ‘honoured’ to be elected to Seanad

The Green Party's Pauline O'Reilly has said she is 'honoured' to have been elected to the Seanad and will be a strong voice for...

Sinn Féin to hold major public meeting in Galway

Prominent Sinn Féin TDs will be in Galway next week for a public meeting designed to rally support for a government...

Seán Kyne appointed to the Seanad by Taoiseach Varadkar

Outgoing Galway West TD and Minister of State Seán Kyne has been appointed to the Seanad as Taoiseach Leo Varadkar's nominee.

Denis Naughten seeks to become Ceann Comhairle

Galway TD Denis Naughten has announced that he is putting his name forward to seek the position of Ceann Comhairle in...

Nine Galway election candidates sign anti-racism pledge

A number of general election candidates in Galway have signed an anti-racism pledge which includes a commitment to condemn all racist campaigning...

Sinn Féin selects candidate to run in Galway East

Louis O'Hara will contest the upcoming general election for Sinn Féin in Galway East. Mr O'Hara, from Cashla, Athenry, secured the nomination at the recent...

“End is near” for Simon Harris says Fitzmaurice amid record overcrowding

Independent Galway TD Michael Fitzmaurice has said that the "end is near" for Health Minister Simon Harris amid critical hospital overcrowding. The warning that Simon...

Maura Hopkins withdraws as candidate for Galway-Roscommon

Senator Maura Hopkins has announced that she is withdrawing her candidacy for a seat in Galway-Roscommon in the coming general election. Speaking about her decision,...

Councillor Aisling Dolan to stand for Fine Gael in general election

Formerly independent county councillor for Ballinasloe Aisling Dolan has joined Fine Gael and will be standing for them in the next general election. Counillor Dolan...
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Met Eireann issues weather warning for Galway

Met Eireann has issued a Status Yellow weather warning for heavy winds in Galway and and much of the west and northwest of Ireland...

Galway Film Fleadh announces more big names

The Galway Film Fleadh has revealed more big names for its 2020 edition by launching its ‘In Conversation’ series, featuring Keith Carradine, Joe Dante...

Swimming ban imposed on Ballyloughane beach this weekend

Galway City Council has imposed a swimming ban at Ballyloughane Beach this weekend, due to possible bacterial contamination from forecast rain. The ban will come...

Terraced house in the historic Claddagh is a rare opportunity

Update: Today's auction which includes a dormer bungalow in Furbo and two office units at the Royal Court Business Centre in Liosbain is now...
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