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Killilea to contest election in Galway East

CLLR Donagh Killilea. Photo: Ray Ryan

CLLR Donagh Killilea. Photo: Ray Ryan

TUAM Municipal District Councillor Donagh Killilea will be running in the upcoming General Election in Galway East.

He joins sitting Deputy Anne Rabbitte on the Fianna Fáil ticket to contest the

2020-01-17 17:43
Moylough farmers lead the Galway charge to Dáil protest

MOYLOUGH farmer Nicholas Hughes is among a group of farmers taking their protest to Leinster House today (Wednesday). Photo: Ray Ryan.

MOYLOUGH farmer Nicholas Hughes is among a group of farmers taking their protest to Leinster House today (Wednesday). Photo: Ray Ryan.

A GROUP of

2020-01-15 12:10
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Aussie Day Bushfire Fundraiser at The Skeff Late Bar & Kitchen
Australia Day, which was once synonymous with Galway and in turn The Skeff, takes great significance again this year in light of the recent tragedies and devastation caused by the rampant spread of bushfires in Australia.
2020-01-20 16:52
Politics in 2020 - what can we expect?
With the phoney war finally over, and the General Election upon us, the election and its aftermath is now the only thing occupying the minds of politicians and political anoraks. However it is by no means the only thing that should interest us.
2020-01-20 15:49
Corofin primed for All Ireland in bid to create history
Corofin’s quest for club football immortality will be decided on Sunday in the All Ireland Senior Club Football Championship final.
2020-01-16 02:37
Tech company seeks adventurous soul to relocate to Canada
“Men wanted for hazardous journey,” began Shackleton’s famous ad for crewmembers on his South Pole expedition. One Galway tech company, Ex Ordo, is looking to hire an explorer of their own. Like an Antarctic expedition, the going won’t be easy. But for the right woman or man, it could be the adventure of a lifetime.
2020-01-16 02:37
‘Be Safe, Be Seen’ during the long winter nights
It is important to remind family and friends of the importance of wearing high visibility material when out walking, cycling or motorcycling, especially during the darkest months of the year.
2020-01-16 02:37
Danny O’Brien - Reformer at the Róisín Dubh
WHAT HAPPENS when a touring stand-up comedian can no longer stand up? This is the central question in Reformer, the new show from the award winning Irish comedian, Danny O'Brien.
2020-01-16 02:37
Independents can wield considerable influence in the Dáil, says Mayor as he announces Galway West run
Independent politicians can wield considerable influence in Dáil Éireann, as evidenced by the various scandals uncovered in recent years around cervical cancer, Garda malpractice, and NAMA - all revealed by Independent TDs.
2020-01-16 02:37
Single Mingle Bingo: The Craic, Balls, SurPrizes… Love?
From the folks who brought you the fun and energetic show Comedy Bingo, Steven Sharpe and Steve Bennett bring you the ultimate night of fun, mischief and doubled over laughing at The Skeff Late Bar. Join them on Wednesday 5th or Thursday 6th of February for the ultimate, non-cringe single’s night out. They are encouraging people who are fed up of swiping on Tinder and want an excuse to get out there for a great night out, with the chance to meet someone you fancy.
2020-01-15 14:01
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