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Fine Gael remains most popular party as support for Sinn Féin surges in new opinion poll

Fine Gael remains the most popular party in the State and Sinn Féin has seen an upsurge in support, according to an opinion poll...

Dáil to be recalled early over Clifden golf dinner outrage

The government has given in to opposition pressure to recall the Dáil early due to public outrage over a large number of people at...

Dara Calleary resigns as Minister after attendance at golf society event in Clifden

The Minister for Agriculture Dara Calleary has resigned his post this morning after attending a controversial event in Clifden with over 80 people present. New...

Hildegarde Naughton to give back part of controversial pay rise

Galway West TD Hildegarde Naughton is set to give back part of the controversial €16,000 allowance which was announced for the three "super junior"...

Hildegarde Naughton to get hefty allowance on top of €124,000 salary

Galway West TD Hildegarde Naughton is set to receive a €16,000 pay rise along with two other Junior Ministers, after the Dáil passed legislation...

Catherine Connolly becomes first female Leas-Cheann Comhairle in Dáil history

Galway West TD Catherine Connolly has become the first ever female Leas-Cheann Comhairle of the Dáil after a narrow victory today. Independent TD Catherine Connolly...

Two Galway Sinn Féin TDs selected for front bench

Galway's two Sinn Féin TDs have been appointed to positions on the party's front bench. Galway West TD Mairéad Farrell has been selected as Sinn...

Galway City Mayor fears the worst for the West after Cabinet announcement

Mayor of Galway City Mike Cubbard has said that he fears the West will be "left behind" after it was announced that the new...

Aisling Dolan says she’ll fight for East Galway from the Seanad

Newly appointed Senator Aisling Dolan has said that she will "fight for investment" in East Galway from the Seanad. The Ballinasloe County Councillor was one...

Minimal representation for Western counties in new Cabinet

The make-up of the new Cabinet was revealed yesterday evening with the three government parties carving up fifteen ministerial seats between them. The new Cabinet...

Michael Fitzmaurice states opposition to new coalition government

Galway TD Michael Fitzmaurice spoke in opposition to the nomination of Micheál Martin as Taoiseach today as the formation of our new government continues. Micheál...

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...
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Galway's Dough Bros have been named among the Top 50 Pizzerias in all of Europe by a prestigious panel of judges in Milan earlier...

Two islands to benefit from over €190,000 in grants

Two Galway islands will benefit from over €190,000 in grants announced today by the Department of Rural and Community Development. Inis Mór and Inishbofin as...
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