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The palace of dreams

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Eighty nine years ago this week, on November 22, 1939, the Estoria Cinema opened at Nile Lodge. It had 776 seats and two showings a night at 6.45pm and 8.45pm. It cost two shillings to sit in the balcony and the prices for the parterre were 1/4 and 9d (including tax). There were matinees on Thursdays (half day in Galway), Saturdays, and Sundays. You could book at the cinema or by phone (Galway 101) from 12 noon to 2pm and from 6pm. The building was constructed by John McNally & Co with John Connolly as foreman. The design was by Hubert O’Connor and Ralph Ryan was the electrical consultant.

A timely reminder of Irish life during the recession

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AS WELL as having a successful career in journalism, Declan Varley is the author of four works of fiction - Kittyland (1992), which described his life as a student in the then RTC, Sure It Could Happen (1993), The Elephant’s Graveyard (1994), and Nightmusic (2001).

Beardyman @ Monroe's for GIAF 18

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“A CROSS between a DJ, a comedian, and a human sound-sample library," is how The Guardian described Beardyman. It could have also added front-rank improv artist and entertainer to that description.

Let George Foreman grill all the guilt away

People often struggle with new year’s resolutions at this time of the year, before abandoning them fully in the coming weeks.

Try the George Foreman Pizza Grill

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George Foreman has introduced the Pizza Entertaining Grill (RRP €99.99), which is perfect whether you are cooking for the masses or a dinner for one.

Grill the guilt away with George Foreman

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New Year’s resolutions are often made this time of the year, before being abandoned in the coming weeks.

Remembering the explosion at Lochán Beag

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Next week a commemoration will be held to remember the tragic explosion of a sea mine, 100 years ago on June 15 1917, at Lochán Beag about three miles west of An Spidéal.

George Foreman Grills at Heavins Athlone

We are all trying to be healthier but still want tasty food, quickly.

Robert MacDonald, sanitary and heating engineer

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This photograph was taken in 1900 of the staff of Robert MacDonald, the plumber from Dominick Street. The business was started by his father, Peter MacDonald (late manager for Ross and Murray), who advertised himself in 1887 as “Plumber, Brassfounder and Gasfitter”.

Beardyman - DJ improv king @ The Loft

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“A CROSS between a DJ, a comedian, and a human sound-sample library," is how The Guardian described Beardyman. It could have also added front-rank improv artist and entertainer to that description.

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