Election Candidate Josette Farrell

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Josette Farrell is a Claregalway resident who is genuinely passionate about improving local facilities and making life better for residents. She is a community facilitator and creator of Claregalway.info and The Hub—both invaluable resources for everyone in the locality and beyond. Since moving to Claregalway to raise her six children over thirty years ago, Josette… Read more »

What is Biogas? A Beginners Guide

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  What is Biogas? A Beginners Guide Biogas is a type of biofuel that is naturally produced from the decomposition of organic waste. When organic matter, such as food scraps and animal waste, break down in an anaerobic environment (an environment absent of oxygen) they release a blend of gases, primarily methane and carbon dioxide. … Read more »

GAA Football updates.

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  Claregalway/Carnmore G.A.A. Weekly Lotto. Jackpot €8,000 Draw Results for 13th May. 3,7,15,29. No jackpot winner. Match three winners. Lucky Dips; Anthony Giles Cregboy, Mickey Grealish Carnmore, Rita Walsh Lackagh, Thomas Grealish Carnmore, Brendan Concannon Carnmore Weekly Sellers Prize: Bridie Cummins.  €2.00 per panel or 3 panels for €5.00 Win or share €200 for match… Read more »

2019 – The Journey – by Tommy Roddy

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2019 The Journey May 14, 2019 This is dedicated to everyone I met along the way. In writing this article it is difficult to know where to start. Do I start towards the beginning of my journey in life? There are things from my early childhood I only discovered along the way. I could also… Read more »

Claregalway Football notes…

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      Claregalway/Carnmore G.A.A. Weekly Lotto. Jackpot €7,900 Draw Results for 7th May. 1,4,11,12. No jackpot winner. Match three winners. Marie Fahey School Rd., Declan Madden Kiniska, Gerry Moran Snr Lakeview, Laura Timothy Cloughan Weekly Sellers Prize: Seamus O’Connell.  €2.00 per panel or 3 panels for €5.00 Win or share €200 for match three…. Read more »

R.I.P. WALSH, Myles, Liscaninaun, Claregalway

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The death has occurred of Myles Walsh Liscaninaun, Claregalway, Galway Peacefully at his home, husband of the late Mary, in his 92nd year,   Reposing at his home (eircode H91K2C7) this Monday evening from 4pm until 7pm. Removal from his home on Tuesday afternoon to Our lady of Knock Church, Lackagh for Mass at 2pm…. Read more »

Don’t downsize your finances just to move to a smaller home

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   Business Property & Mortgages Monday 6 May 2019 – John Cradden Don’t downsize your finances just to move to a smaller home ‘Right-sizing’ has its pros for some older homeowners but it can be a tricky move, writes John Cradden 1There’s certainly a lot of interest in downsizing among those, particularly within government circles, who… Read more »

Learning Support Doha by thereluctantemigrant

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Learning Support Doha by thereluctantemigrant Working abroad for a few years,works well, as long as everything works well! You’ve all your degrees authenticated, your passport is in order, you have no past convictions, you’re parents are well and are enthusiastic about your leaving, your wife is only too happy to give up her marketing career to… Read more »

Irish Seed Savers..

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Follow us on Social Media for great stories & more ‘Supporter only’ Plant Share on 12th May This is a day dedicated to our supporters and our way of saying a big thank you for your continued belief in our ongoing conservation work. On the day you can bring along any excess plants and seedlings to share,… Read more »

A Cathedral by thereluctantemigrant

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A Cathedral by thereluctantemigrant As reports flood in about the Notre Dame fire which has left people saddened all over Paris and indeed Europe. For me, there are two take away items, one, the global and palpable relief that it was not a terrorist attack and two the absolute outpour of pledges of wedges to restore… Read more »

Gardening with Anne McKeon

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All going well the last of the frosts have left us and it will soon ( but not until early/mid May) be time to plant drifts of summer bedding plants. These form blankets of colour beside which you can sit during the summer months, drinking cold drinks and chatting with friends. It is probably the… Read more »

Paraic’s Plant Of The Month: April 2019

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Paraic’s Plant Of The Month: April 2019 The April plant of the month is the perennial Sweet Pea and what a beauty it is! It brings me right back to spring time with my grandmother, Sarah. Sarah planted this lovely climbing plant in our garden in Mayo and it provided me with so much delight every… Read more »