MIKE MURRAY APPOINTED AS IRELAND SENIOR MEN’S TEAM MANAGER

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 Mar 09,2018 Head coach of NUIG Mystics, Mike Murray, has this week been appointed to the backroom team of Pete Strickland’s Ireland Senior men’s team. Murray has been appointed as team manager for the squad, who are currently preparing for the FIBA European Championship for Small Countries, which will take place in San Marino this… Read more »

Spring is here with Paraic Horkan.

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A Passion for Gardening and Gardens! Paraic’s Tips For Your Garden After Snow A breathtaking white winter wonderland descended upon Ireland last week…in the first week of March!! It brought a mixture of emotions across the country – joy at the fun to be had, fear of the icy roads and worry about the effect… Read more »

Plantathon in Knockdoemore Park…….

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The local clubs who use the 20 acre Knockdoemore Park are clubbing together in a bid to plant their boundaries and walkway areas in trees, hedging and shrubs before Mothers Day. Galway Based Medical Company, Boston Scientific are to be the main sponsor of the initiative.The organisers are seeking support too and in return for… Read more »

‘The best word ever’ – Lily-Mae Morrison, the “Tiny Dancer” from Ireland….

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‘The best word ever’ She’s a survivor: Lily-Mae Morrison, the “Tiny Dancer” from Ireland, completes a clinical trial. Previous Lily-Mae Morrison jumps for joy with her brother, Evan, outside of Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital. The little girl from Ireland has been declared a five-year survivor of neuroblastoma. (Chris Clark | Spectrum Health Beat) Lily-Mae has… Read more »

Expat Bubble Burst by thereluctantemigrant Denise Hession

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Expat Bubble Burst by thereluctantemigrant It’s the phrase that’s bandied about, ‘the expat bubble’. It suggests the notion that us expats live in a bubble, somewhat removed from ‘real’ life. We tune in to the news from home and of course, we relate, but it’s not on our doorstep, we’re not looking at the fallout every… Read more »

BURREN CHERNOBYL APPEAL

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Shane Lawless, Valerie Coleman and Abbie Fox Carr are going to Gorodische Orphanage and Cherven Orphanage with the Burren Chernobyl Project to do voluntary work on the 3rd of June for two weeks. This year a group of 24 people of varying ages are going. Shane has been to Gorodische Orphanage last year and wishes… Read more »

Training days for  Ladies are in Knockdoemore Park as follows:

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Training days for  Ladies are in Knockdoemore Park as follows: Senior/Juniors returned on Monday’s and Fridays at 7.30. U16 returned on Mondays and Saturdays. U14 returned (Saturdays 4.30-5.30) and (Mondays 6.15-7.15). U12 return 10 March (Saturday 4-5pm). U10 return 7 April (Saturdays 4-5pm). U6/8 return 7 April (Saturdays 4-5pm). Good luck to all our players… Read more »

Turloughmore Health Centre

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Opening Hours Monday – Friday 8:30am to 5.30pm Call for an Appointment – Ph: 091 797106                                     Fax: 091 797858 Welcome to Turloughmore Health Centre Turloughmore Health Centre is a modern purpose-built general medical practice with seven general practitioners, three practice nurses and five administrative staff. We are one of the largest practices in the western seaboard providing… Read more »

R.I.P. Remo (Ray) MAGLIOCCO Mirah, Turloughmore, Galway

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The death has occurred of Remo (Ray) MAGLIOCCO Mirah, Turloughmore, Galway After a short illness borne with acceptance, courage and strength, surrounded by his loving family in the care of the wonderful staff at Galway Hospice. He will be deeply missed and remembered with much love and affection by his loving wife Carmel and their… Read more »