Claregalway’s young tech entrepreneur takes to wheel

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by The Tuam Herald CLAREGALWAY tech entrepreneur Richie Commins has become one of 11 Nissan Generation Next ambassadors as he continues his quest to develop his DASH taxi business. THE 23-year old, who is studying for a degree in Business Information Systems at NUI Galway, received the keys to a brand new taxed and insured Nissan… Read more »

R.I.P. Vincent CARR, Claregalway and Oranmore.

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The death has occurred of Vincent CARR Oranmore, Galway / Claregalway, Galway Vincent Carr (Carnmore, Oranmore, Co Galway). (Peacefully),   Devoted husband to his loving wife Mary and cherished father to Deirdre, John, Larry and Karen, sadly missed by his family, sisters, in-laws, uncles, aunt, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and many friends.     Rest in… Read more »

Claregalway Football news…..by Kieran Coyne

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The Summer Football camp is on Monday the 14th August to Friday the 18th August in Knockdoemore Park, for 5 days. For application forms these will be available in June: claregalwaygaabooking@gmail.com The Senior Ladies took on Annaghdown in Round 3 of the Division 1 league in Annaghdown on Sunday morning. Played in brilliant sunshine the… Read more »

R.I.P. Adrian MORAN, Claregalway.

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The death has occurred of Adrian MORAN Claregalway, Galway / Athlone, Westmeath Claregalway and formerly of Meehanquarter, Coosan. Peacefully in the Galway Clinic. Sadly missed by his wife Ashling, son Cillian, daughter Caoimhe, parents Denis and Catherine, brothers Paul and Denis, sister Emer, in-laws, nephews, nieces, relatives and many friends.   Rest In Peace Reposing… Read more »

“We are priests because God has called us”

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By Sarah Mac Donald – 25 July, 2017 Bishop Brendan Kelly ordains Rev Declan Lohan, a former barrister and member of the Legion of Mary and Youth 2000, to the priesthood for ministry in the Diocese of Galway. “We’re not priests in order to fix the world, or anybody in it. We are priests because God has… Read more »

Corrib Great Southern Hotel………Galway……..

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The owners of the derelict Corrib Great Southern Hotel at the Dublin Road will be hit with a 112 thousand euro annual levy from January if the building is not renovated. A notice under the Derelict Sites Act 1990 has been issued to the owners of the former hotel, which has been valued at over… Read more »

Claregalway Secondary School.

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The secondary school in Claregalway is hoping to expand further. The Minister for Education has applied for planning permission for a new two-storey extension to the existing Coláiste Baile Chláir building. The application also seeks permission for a new Claregalway Educate Together National School on the same site as the secondary school. The extension to… Read more »

Claregalway Football news…. by Kieran Coyne

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The Summer Football camp is on Monday the 14th August to Friday the 18th August in Knockdoemore Park, for 5 days. For application forms these will be available in June: claregalwaygaabooking@gmail.com also available at Training & in Clubhouse.  Mobile Contact:  087 204 4158. The Camp is for ages 6 to 13.  Monday August 14th to… Read more »

Welcome to the City of Bluster -by Declan Tierney.

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Saturday, July 22, 2017 Welcome to the City of Bluster Did you know there was a “prayer crisis” in my city this week? No? Well, I guess you might be more familiar with the homelessness crisis. It’s festival season in Galway, but our councillors are bickering over their pre-meeting prayers At this time of year,… Read more »

Setting sighs for sports stadium – TD says 116-acre airport site provides a ‘once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

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By Francis Farragher, Connacht Tribune. THE Galway Airport site at Carnmore should be developed into a regional sports centre with a multi-purpose state-of-the-art outdoor stadium capable of accommodating 30.000 people its focal point, a West of Ireland TD has said this week, Roscommon-Galway TD, Michael Fitzmaurice, said that he had already carried out some preparatory… Read more »