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The evils of mixed bathing

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In 1925 there was a major debate in the Urban Council about a Garda report that two men from County Offaly who had been swimming in the sea in Salthill without any bathing costumes had been apprehended, and how the gardaí should deal with them. The debate was about the evils or otherwise of mixed bathing in Salthill.

Salthill born Canon to oversee Galway diocese until new bishop is appointed

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A Salthill man who was ordained to the priesthood in 1982 was appointed diocesan administrator earlier this week.

Tuam-based Father Fintan Monahan named by Pope as new Bishop of Killaloe

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His Holiness Pope Francis has this morning appointed Tuam-based Father Fintan Monahan as the new Bishop of Killaloe. This announcement was made today in the Vatican at 12.00pm local time (11.00am Irish time).

Bishop Martin Drennan to retire on medical grounds

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The announcement was made in Rome at 11am (Irish time) that His Holiness Pope Francis has accepted the retirement of Most Reverend Martin Drennan, Bishop of Galway and Kilmacduagh, and Apostolic Administrator of Kilfenora, on grounds of ill health and on medical advice. 

Be Dazzled by Dahlias

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Dahlias were such a revelation for me when I first got interested in gardening. I could not believe that the brown, wizened, dried up tuber in the packet would produce the dazzling blooms printed on the cover in just a few short months. Armed with some helpful advice from the sales lady (for instance which was the right way up!) I gave them a try and I was thrilled with the results – they’re brilliant plants for beginner gardeners because you get such magical results so quickly – within a few months of planting the tuber you can get dozens of fabulous blooms.

Droim Chaoin home is close to everything

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Mullery auctioneers is currently offering for sale No 70 Droim Chaoin, a well presented three bedroom semidetached residence which is tucked away at the end of a cul-de-sac in this modern development.

Sherry FitzGerald offers a range of quality investment properties

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Dunaras, Bishop O’Donnell Road

Beautiful ground floor apartment in Fort Lorenzo

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O'Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers is offering for sale this impressive two bedroom apartment in the much sought after and popular development of Fort Lorenzo. Cuan Na Coille is located at the top of Taylor's Hill at the crossroads with Threadneedle Road, and access to the development is via Bishop O'Donnell Road.

Eric Lalor @ Róisín Dubh Comedy Clubh

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YOU KNOW Eric Lalor as that lad Cathal, who your ma loves to hate off Fair City, or from his appearances on Republic of Telly, Next Week’s News, Craig Doyle Live, and The Apprentice. He's also a brilliant stand-up comic.

Thirty years of mayhem and magic

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MACNAS, noun: the frolic-like behaviour of a young calf let out to grass for the first time after being kept inside all winter; joyful abandonment; dalliance; wantonness.

 

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