Gardaí are investigating are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fire in a mobile home which claimed the life of a man in Connemara
, Galway,
 over the weekend. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Gardaí investigation into fatal blaze in Inverin

 Exiles player James Acton who is now living in France, pictured with his sister Denise Acton who now lives in Australia, after The Exiles v Tuam Stars charity game in Tuam. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Hundreds turn out to watch Tuam Stars beat the Exiles 4-13 to 3-11 in Galway

Inishturk islanders say they have no idea when the vacant nurse’s post will be filled permanently. Photograph: Keith Heneghan/Phocus

Call comes days after islanders highlighted concerns about lack of nurse over Christmas

Islanders say they have no idea when the vacant nurse’s post will be filled permanently. Photograph: Keith Heneghan/Phocus

Irish Islands Federation says problem reflects wider issue of cutbacks

Marian Ryan on her graduation day in October. Photograph: Peggy Ryan

Successful NUI Galway project modelled on inclusive education in Canada

John and Mary Geoghegan on their land overlooking the Owenriff River and Lough Graffard.  Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

National Parks and Wildlife Service correspondence reveals ‘major concerns’ in upgrade of N59 from Maam Cross to Clifden, which h(...)

Minister for the Marine Simon Coveney: new measures.

Inshore fishery leader says Minister ‘displaying no scientific understanding’

Award-winner Sean McCarter is a former RNLI lifeboat volunteer. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

Sean McCarter recovered Londoner from Pacific during Clipper round world race

Garry Hynes and Martha O’Neill after their civil partnership ceremony  in Galway yesterday. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Private ceremony took place in Druid’s Mick Lally Theatre

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