Western News

Galway garda station remains closed after flooding

Galway’s Mill Street Garda Station remains closed this morning due to flooding last night. The station was evacuated yesterday evening after flooding occurred during works being carried out at the building. Members of the public are asked to attend Salthill...

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Tuam musical group to stage Broadway classic

The cast
  Musical lovers are in for a special treat this week as Tuam’s Marian Choral Society get ready to stage...

Tuesday, 28/10/14 - 10:24am Read More

And the conversation continues on Main Street Castlebar…

Thursday, 23/10/14 - 7:47pm Read More

Gardaí to examine scene of fatal overnight car crash

A garda forensic team in Galway are to carry out an examination of the scene of a fatal two-car crash....

Saturday, 11/10/14 - 3:20am Read More

Two Irishmen dead in accidents abroad

Two young Irish men have died in separate accidents abroad. Tomás Beecher, 30, from Cork died while on holiday in...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 7:51am Read More

National News

Hundreds of calls received by Dublin Fire Brigade

It’s a busy night for the emergency services. Dublin Fire Brigade say they’ve received over 260 calls already this evening, which are mainly bonfire related. They’ve had 66 ambulance call outs, eight domestic house fires, eight large fires, three truck...

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Varadkar ‘disappointed’ as hospital consultants reject pay proposals

The Health Minister Leo Varadkar has said patients are the real losers after doctors rejected a new proposal to end...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 6:51pm Read More

Bail refused for man accused of stabbing Dublin star Cooper

Dublin GAA star Jonny Cooper was asleep and defenceless as he was repeatedly stabbed in the face and neck in...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 6:17pm Read More

Hospital consultants reject proposal to end pay dispute

Hospital consultants have overwhelmingly rejected a new proposal to end a pay dispute. Members of the Irish Medical Organisation voted...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 5:10pm Read More

National Public Health Emergency Team plans further Ebola response test

A major exercise is being planned to test the country’s readiness in the event of an outbreak of Ebola. The...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 5:07pm Read More

Entertainment

Holden confirms all four judges will return for Britain’s Got Talent 2015

Amanda Holden has confirmed the return of all four ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ judges. The blonde beauty revealed that she, David Walliams, Simon Cowell and Alesha Dixon will all be returning for the 2015 series. Speaking at the Battersea Dogs &...

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Goulding: Royal family are good fun

Chart star Ellie Goulding has revealed how she has found the Royal Family to be “fun” after becoming friends with...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 6:01pm Read More

Schwarzenegger not surprised by Terminator return

Arnold Schwarzenegger “always knew” he’d star in another ‘Terminator’ movie. The 67-year-old actor – the former governor of California –...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 5:11pm Read More

Friday’s film reviews

This week, Daniel Radcliffe unleashes the devil within in Alexandre Aja’s horror Horns, director Mike Leigh’s elegiac portrait of an...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 4:11pm Read More

Hathaway keen on The Devil Wears Prada sequel

Anne Hathaway would “love” to appear in a sequel to ‘The Devil Wears Prada’. The Oscar-winning actress starred in the...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 3:43pm Read More

Western Sport

McStay and Holmes front-runners to replace Horan

    Kevin McStay and Pat Holmes are in the running to replace James Horan as Mayo GAA manager, the Irish Examiner reports. McStay put his cards on the table on The Sunday Game when he said he would like...

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Horan steps down as Mayo boss

James Horan has stepped down as Mayo Senior Football Manager following his side’s defeat to Kerry on Saturday evening. The news...

Sunday, 31/08/14 - 8:41am Read More

GAA supporters fear traffic chaos ahead of replay

The news that Limerick city is hosting a Pride Parade on Saturday in addition to the All-Ireland semi-final replay has...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 1:15pm Read More

‘Technicality’ leaves Keegan free to play on Saturday

Mayo’s Lee Keegan is available to play in Saturday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final replay after his red card from last Sunday...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 1:15pm Read More

Keegan appeals controversial red card

Mayo’s Lee Keegan has appealed the red card he received in the first half of last Sunday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final...

Wednesday, 27/08/14 - 10:49pm Read More

Mayo head for replay against Kingdom despite amazing comeback

Mayo 1-16 Kerry 1-16 Mayo and Kerry will meet again at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick next Saturday after finishing...

Sunday, 24/08/14 - 6:35pm Read More

National Sport

Murray toppled in Paris

Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Murray in straight sets to book his place in the semi-finals of the BNP Paris Masters tonight. The Serb edged into the lead after claiming a hard fought first set before easing to victory in the...

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Connacht disappointing as Ospreys extend unbeaten run

Ospreys 26 Connacht 11 Ospreys maintained their unbeaten record in the Guinness PRO12 with a comfortable victory over Connacht at...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 9:28pm Read More

Leinster notch fourth win on the trot

Leinster 33 Edinburgh 8 Leinster made it four straight wins in all competitions with a bonus point success against injury-hit...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 9:06pm Read More

Team news from the Premier League

All the team news from around the grounds ahead of Week 10 in the Premier League – more to follow...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 5:22pm Read More

Rooney fit for derby clash

Wayne Rooney has been passed fit for the Manchester derby, but Radamel Falcao remains out through injury. Manager Louis van...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 5:21pm Read More

Schmidt optimistic over Ross

Joe Schmidt is “quietly confident” tighthead prop Mike Ross will be fit in time to ease Ireland’s front-row injury crisis...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 4:26pm Read More