October 2022 Gardening newsletter with Klaus

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Dear Fellow Gardeners,I’m always looking forward to October.  It’s usually quite a dry and beautiful month and the colours are amazing.  Unfortunately the beautiful autumn leaves don’t usually last long here in the west – a couple of seasonal gales and they are gone! What to do in OctoberOctober is the month to fill your larder. … Read more »

Claregalway GAA Club notes – October 2nd 2022

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Fixtures and results: Our Senior footballers are out next Sunday against Moycullen in Bon Secours Senior football Championship Semi final. Throw in is 16:00 in Pearse stadium. Ticketing details to be confirmed. Ladies: Our senior ladies beat Corofin 2:15 to 1:07 to set up a county final against Kilkerrin Clonberne in the Galway Senior ladies… Read more »

Claregalway GAA Club Notes – 25th September 2022

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Fixtures and results: Our Senior footballers drew with Milltown in Athenry on Saturday evening. The result means we tops group C and go into the draw for the quarter final. Fixture to be confirmed. The Juniors lost out to Menlough in the North Board Semi-Final on Friday evening after a hard fought game. Our Under… Read more »

Claregalway GAA updates – September 19th 2022

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Fixtures and results: In the Senior football championship we play Milltown at 17:00 this coming Saturday in Kenny Park. This is our final Group 3 game having won three and lost one so far. We currently sit on top of group 3 however Milltown sit in second so a tough challenge awaits. The Juniors take… Read more »

The Queen of Lackaghbeg – by Geraldine Monaghan

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The Queen of Lackaghbeg I took centre stage last Saturday, As the sun found its highest point in the sky, I bowed out beneath its spotlight, And I bid this life goodbye. My High Nellie was waiting for me, No modern gadgets to slow me down, No gears, No brakes, No helmet, For a Queen…… Read more »

Paraic’s tips For Your Garden in September

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Paraic’s Tips For Your Garden In September September in the garden is a great time to pause and re-think and get busy. September is natures time for replanting, sowing, feeding – in preparation for Spring.  Many of our garden trees and flowers are producing seeds and berries to start a new generation of plants. It’s… Read more »

R.I.P. WALSH, Patrick (Pat), Lydican, Oranmore, Co. Galway

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Patrick (Pat) Walsh, Lydican Oranmore, Co, Galway on 29th August 2022 peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Assumpta (Cummins) and dear father of Kieran, Sinead, Fergal and Eimear. Sadly missed by his loving family, their spouses and partners, his cherished grandchildren Meabh, Sophia, Luke, Alexandra, Lily Mae, his brothers, sisters, extended… Read more »

Claregalway GAA club notes – August 28th 2022

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Fixtures and results: Round 1 of the Bon Secours Senior Championship got off to a start with a 1:08 to 1:05 defeat against St Michaels in Tuam Stadium. Round 2 took place over the past weekend and the lads picked up a win against Caherlistrane in Tuam stadium on a scoreline of 3:12 to 0:09… Read more »

R.I.P. NOONE, Padraig Noone, Cregboy, Claregalway, Co. Galway

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Suddenly at U.H.G. Will be sadly missed by his sons, David, Gerard, Paul, Joseph, Daniel and Anthony and their mother Josephine, brothers Tomás and Donal, daughters-in-law Edel, Sinead, Maureen, Brenda and Bridget, grandchildren, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, neighbours and a wide circle of friends. May His Gentle Soul Rest In Peace Reposing in An Síoraíocht… Read more »

R.I.P. COPPINGER, Bridgie, (nee Giles), Lackaghbeg, Turloughmore, Co. Galway

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Bridgie Coppinger (nee Giles), Lackaghbeg, Turloughmore, Co Galway and formerly of Cloonacauneen, Castlegar, August 27th 2022. Peacefully in her 91st year, at University Hospital Galway. Predeceased by her husband Paddy Joe, parents Thomas and Nora Giles, brothers Michael, Johnny, Paddy and Tommy, sister Nonie, and son-in-law Tom Fox. Devoted and cherished mother of John Gerard… Read more »

R.I.P. EGAN, Angela, Cashla, Athenry, Galway.Cashla, Athenry, Galway

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Angela Burke (née Egan), Cashla, Athenry, Co Galway. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband Tony, daughter Deirdre, son Anthony, grandchildren Isabella, Aoife and Eoghan, son-in-law Tim, daughter-in-law Triona, sister Rita, brothers Eamon and Padraig, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Predeceased by her brother Tommy, sisters Masie and Nellie. Reposing at… Read more »

R.I.P. REILLY, Jonathan,Clogherboy, Tuam, Co. Galway

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Jonathan Reilly (Johnny) aged 29 years, Clogherboy, Tuam, Co. Galway following a road traffic accident. Son & Brother forever young. Deeply regretted by his heartbroken parents Tom & Josephine, his beloved sister Laura, loving brother Jamie, his aunts, uncles, cousins, his godson Dylan, neighbours and his wide circle of friends.Rest in Peace Reposing at his home… Read more »