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Stuck with the Bill by thereluctantemigrant Slipping from one world into another is a nice punctuation to have as the cool begins to slide into the air in Ireland and week by week you’re putting summer clothes away and edging towards the darker side of the closet. Leaving home is always hard but thoughts of our cushy… Read more »

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      Claregalway/Carnmore G.A.A. Weekly Lotto Jackpot €4,600. Draw Results for 10th Sept. 1   12   14   25. No Jackpot Winner. Match three Winners. Seamus Gallagher Kiniska, John McGrath Riveroaks, Jackie Kenny Carnmore Weekly Sellers Prize: Daniel Fox  €2.00 per panel   or   3 panels for €5.00 Win or share €200 for match three. Last draw… Read more »

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The death has occurred of John Joe KEARNEY Rooaunmore, Claregalway, Galway John Joe Kearney, Rooaunmore, Claregalway, Co Galway, September 15th 2018;   (Unexpectedly); Predeceased by his wife Angela. Sadly missed by his heartbroken family Gerry, Declan, Deirdre, Linda and Emer, daughters-in-law Maureen and Regina, sons-in-law John, Paul and Gerry, grandchildren Adam, Owen, Ava, Aoife, Rory, Conor… Read more »

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The death has occurred of Maureen COMMINS (née Broderick) Kiniska, Claregalway, Galway Maureen Commins (née Broderick), Kiniska, Claregalway, 14th September 2018, peacefully at Corrandulla Nursing Home. Predeceased by her husband James and her brother Christy. She will be sadly missed by her family, her sisters, Julia Garrett (England), Kathleen Foster (England), Peggy Nohilly (Headford), her… Read more »

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A stunning view of the famous Burj Al Arab in Dubai It’s an understandable reality that many of us want to enjoy a little slice of comfort and luxury when we travel, but there are certainly some hotels that deliver this better than others, and which exude effortless elegance and sophistication at every turn. The… Read more »

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The death has occurred of MICHAEL MOLLOY Lydican Oranmore, Nenagh, Tipperary / Roscrea, Tipperary / Claregalway, Galway Late of Salthill, Tynagh, Co. Galway and Roscrea. Resided in the great care of the managment and staff of Nenagh Manor Nursing home. Predeceased by his beloved wife Lucy and cherished family, son Michael and daughter Margaret, grandson… Read more »

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GALWAY ADVERTISER   THIS Sunday the annual Autumn Garden Fair takes place again in Claregalway Castle, where some of of Ireland’s best nurseries and rare plant specialists will display a great selection of shrubs, trees and more.  Acclaimed plantswoman and creator of one of Ireland’s great gardens, June Blake will be the keynote speaker at… Read more »

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Home is a moving target by thereluctantemigrant Us expats have many little tricks we us to get us through being away from the motherland and family. We discuss a four year plan but as the years pass, the four year plan starts every September, until you realise you’ve been nearly ten years abroad, you’re kids know more… Read more »

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Development consists of a) extraction of rock from 4.35 hectares which was previously subject to rock extraction and all associated facilities/works b) Extraction of rock will be undertaken by blasting means down to 5m above Ordnance Datum with material transported to the existing fixed crushing and screening plant for processing with occasional processing at the… Read more »

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WHEN a school gets a new principal there is always much speculation as to what sort of a contribution they will make in a community. Such was the case back in 2006 when Michael Lydon arrived to replace Mattie Murphy as principal of Lackagh National School, but few realised that the contribution of the new… Read more »

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More 3 of 209 September Gardening article Even though the colours of masonry materials are generally  permanent wood colours are not. Cedar for example may be highly coloured when new but will weather to softer, quite different hues after a year or so, changing your colour scheme  as it weathers. Keep in mind that paints and stains are available… Read more »

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    Claregalway/Carnmore G.A.A. Weekly Lotto Jackpot €4,300. Draw Results for 20th Aug 3   17   24   25. No Jackpot Winner Match three Winners Catherine Collins Carnmore, Mary D Concannon Monteach Weekly Sellers Prize: Shaun Killilea  €2.00 per panel   or   3 panels for €5.00 Win or share €200 for match three. Last draw was in Egan’s… Read more »