Pea and mint dip.

Food & Wine

Stock up your freezer for some cool summer treats

Thu, Jul 14, 2022

From yummy breakfasts and healthy snacks to delicious lunch options and cool down treats, the frozen food experts at Green Isle have teamed up with ambassador Derval O’Rourke and put together a range of summer inspired recipes that are quick, easy, and full of goodness for all the family to enjoy, including little ones.

Downtown KL and Petronas Towers at dusk.

Travel & Outdoors

Malaysia at a glance

Thu, Aug 04, 2022

Malaysia is one of the most underrated countries in SouthEast Asia. Having previously heard next to nothing about the region and finding little online, I travelled to Malaysia with few expectations.

Gaisce Gold Award recipients Aleasha O’Donnell, Co Meath; Erin Shimizu, Galway; Sinead Reidy, Athlone; Ciara Cunningham, Tipperary; Nicole Landy, Dublin; and Kirstie Moran, Wexford. Photo: Maxwells.

Education & Training

Galway’s Gaisce Gold Award recipients asked to help inspire a new generation of community leaders

Thu, Aug 04, 2022

Gaisce – The President’s Award, the nation’s highest recognition of young people’s initiative, achievements, and voluntary contribution to society, is seeking to connect with nearly 40 years of Gold Award recipients through a Gold Voices Community network - reuniting those who completed the journey through the years and calling on them to step up and inspire the next generation of Gold awardees.

Cardiac Rehab

Health, Beauty & Fashion

It’s Cardiac Rehab!

Mon, Aug 08, 2022

A new podcast aims to save lives by encouraging patients who have suffered heart attacks, angioplasty or heart surgery to attend cardiac rehabilitation.

Home & Garden

Create your dream home with Cherrymore Kitchens and Bedrooms

Thu, Aug 11, 2022

Are you building your dream home? Thinking of renovating? Don’t get stressed and frightened by all the current debate on price increases, materials shortages, and poor service – Cherrymore Kitchens and Bedrooms is here to save the day and help you get your project completed on time, on budget, and to a top quality finish.

Old Galway

Steamboats come to Galway

Wed, Aug 10, 2022

One hundred and fifty years ago, on August 17, 1872, the paddle steamer Citiy of the Tribes was launched in South Shields in England. She was built by JT Eltringham, weighed 117 gross tons, and was registered for the Galway Bay Steamboat Company. Her arrival in the docks caused great excitement. She was hailed as heralding a new future for shipping in the west, the age of steam. She was the only steamboat in Galway, a paddle tug about 96ft x 18ft x 9ft, and as you can see from her schedule for July 1875 printed here, she was a busy vessel. On the days not listed, she travelled on excursions or to Aran.

William Wilde, as a young man, internationally recognised as a world authority of eye and ear disease, and renowned antiquarian and collector of Irish folklore.

Galway Diary

The family secret that Sir William and Lady Wilde hid from society

Wed, Aug 10, 2022

Week II
The appointment of William Wilde as assistant commissioner for the 1851 Census, which covered the time of the Great Famine, and would challenge the various guesstimates of the number of its victims, was initially seen as foolhardy.


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