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Galway Simon and Cope Galway have highlighted the growing problem of homelessness across the west. Photograph: iStock

Preliminary postmortem results have ruled out any suspicious circumstances relating to the death of Martin Carroll (29), whose body was found on the g(...)

The proposed route involves a new bridge and viaduct over the river Corrib.

A plan for a €600 million ring road around Galway city is to be considered by the Cabinet today. The proposed route involves a new bridge and viaduct(...)

Nathan King came off his bicycle in  March  2012, when he was 16: he had a brain haemorrhage, was in a coma  and spent several weeks in hospital. He also fractured his thumb

A cyclist who claimed he sustained a brain injury when thrown from his bike after allegedly hitting a pothole has settled his High Court action agains(...)

Sinn Féín  expressed opposition to the commemoration of Constable Patrick Walsh with Senator Trevor Ó Clochartaigh describing it as ‘inappropriate’. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

Ceremonies have been held to remember a police constable who was Galway’s only fatality in the 1916 Rising. “Surrender, boys, I know ye all,” is what(...)

Liam Mellows, who was executed by Free State forces in 1922

Connemara’s Rosmuc and east Galway’s Athenry are focal points for the 1916 centenary’s programme in the west on Easter Monday. Athenry is one of fo(...)