Claregalway Football news…

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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: 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 »

R.I.P. Michael GILES, Cregboy, Claregalway.

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  The death has occurred of Michael GILES Cregboy, Claregalway, Galway Surrounded by His loving family, after a short illness; Deeply regretted by His heartbroken wife Agnes, his sons Patrick, John, Martin and Antoine, daughters Margaret Hannon (Loughrea) and Mary Cahill (Corrundulla), grandchildren, his brother Peter, niece Geraldine, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers-in-law, relatives and friends.  … Read more »

Milkwood Farm – by Klaus Laitenberger.

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Dear Fellow Gardener We have finally moved again – last year we sold Milkwood Farm and rented for 6 months in Bundoran while we renovated a cottage in Rossinver, Co. Leitrim which is the village where I first moved to in 1999 when I worked at the Organic Centre.  Rossinver is such a beautiful and… Read more »

‘Never Too Old’ Charity Shop, Claregalway.

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The ‘Never Too Old’ Charity Shop was opened in July 2012. It is entirely run by local volunteers so 100% of the profits go directly to the Claregalway & District Day Care Centre (CDDCC). Hours of opening: 10am-6pm Monday to Saturday. The Shop is located behind the Arches Hotel in Claregalway in the Cois Chlair… Read more »

Galway Garden Festival 2017

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It is that blooming time again – the 2017 GALWAY GARDEN FESTIVAL takes place THIS WEEKEND, 1st & 2nd/July/2017 at CLAREGALWAY CASTLE. Gates open at 11am and close at 6pm. We hope that you can join us at some point during this weekend. FREE TRAVEL from Ceannt Station on both days, and back from Claregalway… Read more »

Rural Galway backdrop inspires new art exhibition

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By Siobhán Holliman, Tuam Herald AGRICULTURAL buildings and the communities around North Galway have provided the inspiration for works included in a new art exhibition being launched in Tuam this week. Artist Kathy Ross relocated to Togher, Tuam last year where she has established an art studio and has been working with nearby national schools… Read more »

Carver Coaching by Paul Kilgannon

Posted by & filed under News. I have just returned from the GAIN Coaching Conference in Rice University, Houston, Texas. GAIN (Gambetta Athletic Improvement Network) is the brain child of Vern Gambetta who is considered to be the Founding Father of Functional Sports Training and a world leader in the area of Athletic Development. The GAIN Conference has just celebrated… Read more »

Claregalway Castle and Abbey

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Claregalway Castle and Abbey in the 19th century in depictions of Ireland by William H. Bartlett (Click on photo to enlarge)…/19th-century-depictions-of-ir…/ by Colm on May 12, 2014 in Archaeology blogs, Irish Archaeology Sites This blog post contains a selection of excellent 19th century illustrations of historic Irish sites. They were produced by William Henry… Read more »