Tipperary’s James Barry is brought out to centre back with Tomás Hamill getting a run at full back against Dublin at Thurles. Photograph: Alan Betson
Weekend GAA previews

SATURDAY (Matches at 7.0 unless stated) AIB All-Ireland club SFC semi-finals Ballyboden St Enda’s (Dublin) v Clonmel Commercials (Tipperary), O’(...)

The Traveller families had been in private rented accommodation, but were compelled to move out more than six months ago. Photograph: PA

Nine Traveller families drove a caravan convoy into Galway City Hall on Friday in an attempt to highlight their accommodation issue. The young famili(...)

Green agenda: At the Green Party manifesto launch in Dublin were (from left): party chairman Roderick O Gorman, leader Eamon Ryan and deputy leader Catherine Martin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Harry McGee Political Correspondent The Green Party has claimed that climate change will not form part of the national debate without its presence o(...)

A senior AIB official said was not given a reason at the time of his suspension from the bank in 2012. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

A senior official in AIB’s Galway business centre was given ten minutes to clear his desk and “frog-marched” from the building, the Employment Appeals(...)

Brendan James with his wife, Moya: ‘It was that real kiss... when two people know they are meant for each other

A kiss can change your life. In that arresting second your heart can soar with joy, race with passion, sear with pain, exhale forgiveness and sing wi(...)

Pictured  in Loughrea, Co Galway is  Michael Burke (MD, Chanelle Group). Photograph: Michael Dillon

There’s no mistaking Michael Burke’s Loughrea roots. The vet who has built the largest indigenous pharmaceuticals manufacturing group in Ireland has t(...)

Crossmaglen Rangers’ Tony Kernan: “We thought maybe the amount of Ulster clubs and All-Irelands we had, that was going to be our lot.” Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho

On Saturday night in Breffni Park the AIB All-Ireland semi-final between Crossmaglen and Castlebar is expected to produce the club that will win this (...)

Margaret (Mags) Berry, originally from Co Mayo, was last seen on February 3rd in Galway city.

The remains of a woman who went missing in Galway have been located by gardaí. Margaret ‘Mags’ Berry (35) was last seen on February 3rd and a public(...)

Chanelle Group, founded by Michael Burke, is to create  175 jobs in a major expansion of its operations.

Chanelle Group, the largest Irish-owned manufacturer of pharmaceuticals, will create 175 jobs in a major expansion of its operations. Taoiseach Enda(...)

Bridge House, Bridge Street, Ballinasloe, Co Galway

Address: Apartment 81 Cornmarket, Bertram Court, Lamb Alley, Christchurch, Dublin 8 Agent: REA Orchard Near the city centre with two cathedrals c(...)