Tiernán Archer has not been since since Thursday morning.

Gardaí and members of the public are searching for a missing 19-year-old Galway student who has not been seen since Thursday morning. Tiernán Archer(...)

A house with views of Galway Bay in one of the city’s most exclusive suburbs has a heart of oak. Built in 2003, there is about 232sq m (2,500sq ft) o(...)

Alice L and Alice N, from the production ‘Alice M’ by Guerilla Aerial. The production, which features a fusion of opera, aerial acrobatics and immersive design, is being staged as part of the Galway Theatre Festival 2016. Photograph: Andrew Downes

Aerial acrobatics meeting opera, a “multi-media mash-up” and an improvisation night in a medieval castle are among productions booked for this year’s (...)

The Sportsground has turned away Connacht supporters two weeks running.  Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The atmosphere at the Sportsground is like never before. The old dog track is rocking to the sound of the Connacht faithful roaring on their team to (...)

Munster coach Anthony Foley retains faith in the relatively inexperienced Johnny Holland at outhalf. Photograph: Inpho

Connacht v Munster, The Sportsground, Galway, Saturday 7.15pm (Live on Sky Sports and TG4)   How times have changed. Connacht host Munste(...)

Met Éireann has issued an alert for winds of between 25 and 40 km/h and gusts of up to 60km/h for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo

A status yellow wind warning for western counties this evening will usher in a spell of wet and blustery weather across the entire country for the Eas(...)

Almost € 3 million worth of mobile phones were stolen over the last 14 months according to newly released figures. Photograph: Reuters

Almost € 3 million worth of mobile phones were stolen over the last 14 months according to newly released figures. Gardaí have received reports of ov(...)

Portrait of Thomas MacDonagh by Mick O’Dea

Thomas MacDonagh is one of the most fascinating characters behind the Easter Rising. He was born in Cloughjordan, Co Tipperary, in 1878, the child of (...)

Tenacity, determination and a bit of luck: Jill Tully, Oonagh Sands, Karen McMonagle, Gráinne McNamara and Kathleen Garrett

Grainne McNamara Principal, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Working with PwC’s Capital Markets team, McNamara is currently focused on how emerging tec(...)

Alan Hayes studied three years of civil engineering for a level 7 degree and is in his last of two years studying structural engineering at level 8

Deciding on a postgraduate course can be massively confusing. Unlike in school, where there’s no end of advice from parents, teachers and guidance co(...)