The Tightest of Margins Deny Carnmore National Féile Final

Posted by Aaron Fox & filed under Sport.

Travelling to Tipperary on June 20th for the Division A National Féile na Gael competition, the Carnmore U14 girls pitted themselves against the very best other counties had to offer. Carnmore were based in the Ragg just outside Thurles and were grouped with Thomastown (Kilkenny), Scarriff (Clare) and Inniscarra (Cork). With only one team qualifying… Read more »

Cúinne Gaelach Meitheamh 2015

Posted by Tom Monahan & filed under Features.

Is fearr an tsláinte ná na táinte Health is better than wealth Filleann an feall ar an bhfeallaire The wrong doing returns to/on the perpetrator An té atá thuas óltar deoch air The successful person is toasted An té atá thíos buailtear cos air The person who is down is pushed down further Is furasta… Read more »

Can Your Kids Cook?

Posted by Móna Wise & filed under Features.

Having spent the last five years straight at university, I can’t tell you the number of times I sat in the cafeteria at NUI Galway watching (much younger) students load their plates with chips and sausages on a daily basis with never a green leaf or tomato in sight. I asked the question daily, why… Read more »

Coláiste Bhaile Chláir June 2015 News

Posted by Coláiste Bhaile Chláir & filed under Features.

Coláiste Bhaile Chláir was recently awarded The Amber Flag, an initiative which aims to encourage Schools, Colleges, Clubs, Societies and Organisations to promote and actively bring about a culture change in the promotion of positive mental health within the educational system. What the Amber Flag will do is acknowledge these efforts and unite all community groups in the… Read more »

Join Ronan for the Great Ethiopian Run/Walk 2015

Posted by Self Help Africa & filed under News.

Ronan Scully has a great understanding of the situation in Africa and is sure he can help people such as those in the photos with sustainable projects. Operation Transformation star and renowned fundraiser Ronan Scully is undertaking the Great Ethiopian Run again this November, and is looking for volunteers to join him. Scully has already… Read more »

Cregmore Claregalway U10 League Champions

Posted by John Donovan & filed under Sport.

Cregmore Claregalway FC U10 Girls soccer team were crowned GFA U10 Girls Premier League Champions this week for the first time in the history of the club. With a season finish of 7 wins and one loss in 8 games, the success of this age group has been remarkable with two U10 GFA Cup successes,… Read more »

Coláiste Bhaile Chláir May 2015 News

Posted by Coláiste Bhaile Chláir & filed under Features.

Save the date! The Coláiste Bhaile Chláir school choir will be performing at the Youth Mass at Claregalway church on Saturday 23rd May 2015. #1 in Connacht #2 in Ireland MATHletes Ireland—12,639 competitors, 700 Provincial finalists, 160 All-Ireland finalists. All students competed from Coláiste Bhaile Chláir, producing 27 Provincial finalists, 4 All-Ireland finalists, and Avril King… Read more »

Cúinne Gaelach Bealtaine 2015

Posted by Tom Monahan & filed under Features.

Is binn béal ina thost* Silence is golden! Ní théann cuileog i mbéal dúnta* A closed mouth catches no flies *emphasise the importance of being discreet An té a thugann in am, tugann sé faoi dhó The person who pays (gives) promptly, pays (gives) twice Ní cuimhnítear ar an arán a itear Eaten bread is… Read more »

Claregalway GAA Club May 2015 News

Posted by Claregalway GAA Club & filed under Sport.

The Ladies Club hosted the U14 Division 3 Féile on Saturday May 2nd in Knockdoemore. On a wet and windy day there was some great football played by all the girls. Five clubs attended with Ballinasloe coming out as winners and will now represent Galway at the National Féile in July. Well done to Our U14 Gold team… Read more »

Móna’s Cottage Cheese & Dill Bread Rolls

Posted by Móna Wise & filed under Features.

The last few weeks have been absolutely crazy around here. We had our eldest child’s confirmation, a nephew’s confirmation and now the next few weeks are jam packed with holy communion celebrations for friends and family. The nice thing about these events, aside from celebrating the special day for each child, is that it forces… Read more »