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

Higgins on visit to African nations

President Michael D Higgins is visiting three African countries over the next week. As part of the official state visits Mr Higgins will meet Ethiopia’s president Mulatu Teshome and prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn, the president of Malawi Peter Mutharika and...

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Rail and bus fares increase today

Irish Rail, Bus Éireann and Luas services become more expensive from today. The first round of fare increases for public...

Saturday, 01/11/14 - 9:51am Read More

Appeal over missing Dubliner

Gardaí in Dublin are appealing for assistance in tracing the whereabouts of a missing 39 year-old man. James Stowe was...

Saturday, 01/11/14 - 9:33am Read More

100,000 expected at nationwide water protests

More than 90 separate demonstrations will take place across the country today – as over 100,000 people take to the...

Saturday, 01/11/14 - 8:54am Read More

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,...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 9:38pm 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

No pressure on me, Pellegrini insists

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini insists he is not feeling the heat at the Etihad Stadium. Pressure is starting to increase on the Chilean after a less-than-convincing start to the season. The champions have lost two of the opening nine...

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Redknapp has long-term faith in Mourinho

Jose Mourinho can build a Chelsea dynasty to rival Sir Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United reign and become “the greatest manager...

Saturday, 01/11/14 - 11:01am Read More

Van Gaal has no envy over City’s stellar squad

Louis van Gaal insists he has no reason to be jealous of Manchester City’s stellar squad. Van Gaal may have...

Saturday, 01/11/14 - 10:44am Read More

Wenger: Sanchez is tough

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists the fighting instincts shared by Alexis Sanchez and Luis Suarez were honed on the streets...

Saturday, 01/11/14 - 10:36am Read More

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...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 9:34pm Read More

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...

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