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Being Nora — west loses one of its great characters

It was only about two months ago when I was sitting scribbling in a comfy chair in a corner of Renzo cafe and gallery on Eyre Street, when I looked up and saw her face looking down at me.

Being Nora — city loses one of its great characters

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It was only about two months ago when I was sitting scribbling in a comfy chair in a corner of Renzo cafe and gallery on Eyre Street, when I looked up and saw her face looking down at me.

Restoring and building Galway's hooker fleet anew

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Last Friday evening, The King’s Head hosted the launch of Bádórí an Cladaigh’s 2019 calendar, a lavishly illustrated production that, with its wonderful photographs of Galway hookers, would grace any wall.

Call to Mayo female entrepreneurs to join development programme

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A call has been issued for ambitious female entrepreneurs in Mayo who are looking to scale their businesses to join the latest cycle of Going for Growth, the award-winning business development programme.

Athlone Castle Halloween storytelling event proves to be a popular attraction

Athlone Castle was delighted to host their annual Halloween Event, ‘Rattling Bones and Tombstones: Storytelling and Puppetry Show’ which took place on Saturday afternoon. Children and adults alike enjoyed the fun experience of storytelling by Simone and Michael from StoryGate with special guest appearances from Vinny the handsome Vulture.

Tales of ghouls and ghosts at the Athlone Castle storytelling event

Athlone Castle will host a special Halloween event, 'Rattling Bones and Tombstones - Storytelling and Puppetry' this Saturday, October 27.

Coastal battle to claim the Sweeney Cup

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Getting out of the intermediate championship is one of the toughest things to do - just ask Burrishoole or Belmullet, who will be face-to-face on Saturday evening, with that prize up for grabs.

Childrens Halloween stories at Athlone Castle & Visitor Centre

Athlone Castle is delighted to announce its Halloween event, 'Rattling Bones and Tombstones Storytelling and Puppetry' shows on Saturday, October 27.

Good fortune favours Athlone native on Winning Streak show

An Athlone native, who almost missed out on the opportunity to appear on Winning Streak won €23,000 during the televised National Lottery game show on Saturday night.

The poet and his legend returns home

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Kathleen B Curran, who began working for the Galway Harbour Board after she left school, would rise spectacularly through the ranks to become the combined Harbour Master and secretary to the Port Authority (an unheard of position for a woman in Ireland). She was intimately involved in all of the major events which the harbour witnessed during the latter part of the last century. But I am sure she took particular pleasure, as an Irish language enthusiast and a great admirer of the poet WB Yeats, when Galway was picked out to play a role in the great poet’s funeral.

 

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