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A trip down memory lane – Santa in Raidió na Gaeltachta, Casla

For forty years, the arrival of Santa at RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta HQ in Casla was a big event for local children. This year, Máirtín...

Tributes paid at the passing of acclaimed folk singer Mary McPartlan

Tributes have been paid to acclaimed folk singer Mary McPartlan, who has passed away from cancer at age 65. A native of Drumkerrin, Co. Leitrim,...

Tributes paid to Connemara author Tim Robinson killed by Coronavirus

Tributes have been paid from many corners in the last 24 hours, including by the President, for acclaimed Connemara based writer and cartographer Tim...

President Higgins to officially open Galway 2020

President Michael D Higgins will be the one to officially inaugurate Galway 2020 and open the Capital of Culture year next month. The opening celebrations...

President Higgins welcomes guests to international street art display in Galway

President Michael D Higgins welcomed over 200 people who have arrived from around the world for Europe's biggest display of street art in Galway...

President Higgins still getting €19,000 NUI Galway pension while in office

President Michael D Higgins has continued to draw his pension from NUI Galway of €19,000 while he has been in office. It was widely reported...

GALWAY RACES: President Higgins Visits Ballybrit Despite Gambling Concerns 

Day Three of the Galway Races were honoured with a special guest as President Michael D. Higgins was among the 17,000 visitors to enjoy the action.The...

President Michael D Higgins announces intention to run for second term

President Michael D Higgins has delivered the expected news that he will seek a second term as Uachtarán na hÉireann. It was widely reported last...

President Michael D Higgins likely to seek second term in office

President Michael D Higgins has told the government that he intends to run for a second term as Uachtarán na hÉireann. According to the Irish...
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