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Cregmore Primary School Basketball Blitz On Tuesday, 15th May, the Cregmore Primary School Girls’ Basketball Blitz took place in Cregmore National School. The tournament is in its 10th year and has gone from strength to strength since it was first established in 2008.This is the only competitive blitz of its kind in the area and it… Read more »

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          Claregalway/Carnmore G.A.A. Weekly Lotto Jackpot €3,000. Draw Results for 14th May. No jackpot winner. Match three winners were Kate Hynes Carnmore, Paul Lonergan Waterdale Richard Donovan Lydicanwood, Padraic Forde Lackagh, Joe Duggan Claregalway Draw numbers were 8   9   13   20. Weekly Sellers Prize: James Heneghan €2.00 per panel or 3… Read more »

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Throwing caution to the wind, Claregalway Agricultural Show committee have abandoned their traditional August date for a brand new show day, Sunday 10th June.  It will take place in Duffy’s Equestrian Centre, Rockwood, Claregalway. The launch of the 28th Show schedule took place in the Arches Hotel, Claregalway on Sunday May 6th. The Show Committee… Read more »

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60,000 fans to paint the city ‘Ed City gets ready for Ed Shheran’s two Pearse Stadium concerts BY MATT CASSIDY Galway Advertiser, Thu, May 10, 2018   Galway will be painted ‘Ed’ this weekend as an expected 60,000 fans flock to the city to see Ed Sheeran perform at Pearse Stadium. Construction crews are this morning… Read more »

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It every girl’s dream and every parent’s nightmare, prom. Call it what you want, I called it the debs, others called it graduation and more called it passing out.  The passing out part was what I was afraid of. Back in my day the debs was an awkward affair, firstly you had to ask a… Read more »

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FOOD EXPERIENCE & WHOLE WELLNESS RETREAT COOKERY CLASSES, OCEAN WALKS, MINDFULNESS MEDITATION AND MOVING & RELAXING IN OUR YOGA STUDIO MAY 13TH – MAY 18TH We believe in being healthy. We want to empower you to make lasting lifestyle changes, leading to a healthier and happier life. Join us for this unique and simple health… Read more »

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HOW I MET HENRY LUPTON May 6, 2018 This is a picture of Henry and me on a tea break in his house during one of the many days we spent working on my boat, ‘Doireann’. His walls are covered in pictures of sailing trips he took with his wife Marina. His basement is an… Read more »

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Dear Fellow Gardeners, The next step on our Global Agricultural Focus Tour was Canada – British Columbia. I was very impressed with agriculture in British Columbia. Unlike the rest of the country, it’s mainly small scale producers with lots of artisan producers of beer and wine. The area we stayed in is Kelowna (Okanagan valley)… Read more »

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Summary of Adjudicators Comments for ‘The Glass Menagerie’ by Tennessee Williams presented by Compántas Lir The adjudicator, Anna Walker ADA, said that she adjudicated at a confined All-Ireland, and saw an amazing version of the play Proof, which was presented by Compántas Lir, so she said it was lovely for her to begin her adjudication with… Read more »

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Yoga Flow Teacher Grainne O’Malley Grainne O Malley is a very positive minded teacher with a very supportive and caring way about her. She has been practicing yoga for over 12 years and currently she teaches a number of different styles of yoga including Yoga Flow, Yin yoga, Restorative yoga, Hot yoga and also Hatha yoga…. Read more »