Filter by category

Posted on in News

Weekly Column – April 1st 2017 Spring It On! Timing is always important in the veg patch, but with the growing of tomatoes it is even more so. Tomato seeds are sown in February and coaxed and nurtured along various phases of growth with a view to planting out in to a greenhouse or polytunnel… Read more »

Posted on in News

The death has occurred of Masie KEARNEY (née Hoare) Knockdoemore House, Claregalway, Galway Masie Kearney (nee Hoare), Knockdoemore House, Claregalway, Co. Galway; March 29th 2017; (Peacefully); Predeacesed by her husband Richard and her sons John Paul and Pat. Sadly missed by her loving daughters, Noreen (Griffiths), Liz (McGill), Monica (Hession) and Asumpta (Gallagher), sons Noel… Read more »

Posted on in News

Ronan Scully, Gorta Self Help Africa, and Cathy Connolly, Director, The Galway Rape Crisis Centre in training for Ronan’s walk across Ireland, which began on Monday. Ronan is returning from his 250km charity walk from Dublin to Galway on Saturday 1 April. I was out walking recently, getting ready for my Dublin to Galway 250km… Read more »

Posted on in News

By Rebecca Maher, Galway Independent A march to highlight the lack of services for children and adults with special needs will take place in Galway and across the country next week. The ‘Enough is Enough’ march will see people take to the streets in protest next Monday, 3 April at 10am, starting from Jurys Inn…. Read more »

Posted on in News

MARCH 27, 2017 BY HARRY How to deal with SimSimi? On Friday afternoon I became fully aware the most talked about app over the last few days, ‘Simsimi’, a chatbot app some people are describing as a ‘Social Experiment’ but that I consider to be the home of cyberbullying at the moment. Simsimi may be… Read more »

Posted on in News

Paraic’s Tips: Your Garden in March Spring Marches forward this month, with longer days and warmer temperatures to encourage many spring flowering shrubs and trees to come into flower and add colour and interest after such a long winter.Paraic Horkan Campanula Porto also known as the blue bell flower is one such plant. This low… Read more »

Posted on in News

Please support Ronan’s walk across Ireland for Charity as he sets out this Monday coming from Dublin to Galway……… https://www.altruism.ie/fundraising_page/ronan-scully-fundraising-page-for-gorta-self-help-africa …. https://selfhelpafrica.org/ie/baytobay/ One of Ireland’s best-known charity fundraisers Ronan Scully will put his best foot forward along with family friends and colleagues as he celebrates his landmark half-century and when he sets about walking across Ireland for… Read more »

Posted on in News

Students ‘All Shook Up’ in Coláiste Bhaile Chláir It’s almost ShowTime! After months of rehearsals, Transition Year students from Coláiste Bhaile Chláir will proudly present the musical ‘ALL SHOOK UP!’ The show promises to be a smash hit and the students are ready and waiting to showcase their theatrical talents. This impressive production is a… Read more »

Posted on in News

By Declan Varley, Galway Advertiser This time last year, life for a Claregalway man changed forever. Gerry Commins was undertaking some voluntary work for the benefit of his community when he suffered an accident that has seen him confined to a wheelchair. Every community has people like Gerry, people without whom things wouldn’t get done…. Read more »

Page 3 of 13012345...102030...Last »