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Gardaí have appealed to anyone  who may   be aware of a vehicle matching the  description given which has sustained damage in the past 24 hours, to please come forward. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Gardaí have renewed their appeal for information about a hit and run in the Furbo area of Co Galway on Wednesday in which a woman in her mid 50s was k(...)

Patrick and Morgan Oliver pictured earlier this year. Photograph: RTÉ screengrab

A swimmer who got into difficulty off the coast of Co Galway on Saturday morning has been rescued by the fishermen who saved two young women clinging (...)

Patrick and Morgan Oliver. Photograph: RTÉ

The father and son who rescued two young women off Inis Oirr earlier this year have been involved in another rescue operation in Co Galway. Patrick a(...)

Ellen Glynn and Sarah Feeney on RTE’s Late Late Show

The fisherman and father-of-seven who rescued two cousins adrift in the Atlantic on paddle boards said his paternal instinct had driven him to rush ou(...)

Sara Feeney spoke for the first time this weekend about the rescue.

Singing Taylor Swift songs and watching a small pod of dolphins off the Aran Islands helped two Galway cousins keep their spirts up while waiting to b(...)

Safe and sound: Ellen Glynn is expected to be discharged from University Hospital Galway this weekend.

The families of the two cousins rescued on Galway Bay are to launch a fundraising drive to help the RNLI. They want to give something back in recogni(...)

Ellen Glynn (17) recovering after her dramatic rescue from Galway Bay on Thursday.

A teenage girl who was rescued at sea on Thursday after 15 hours in the water has said she has “no idea what would have happened” to her and her cousi(...)

One of the two women rescued in Galway Bay being taken off the Coast Guard helicopter at University Hospital Galway. Photograph: Aengus McMahon

The fisherman who rescued two young women clinging to the buoy of a lobster pot off Inis Oirr after 15 hours in the water has said they were “fairly s(...)

One of the two women rescued in Galway Bay being taken off the Coast Guard helicopter at UCHG. Photograph by Aengus McMahon

The mother of one of the young women rescued in Galway Bay has said paddleboards would “never darken the doors of our houses again”. The two cousins,(...)

App developer Daragh Molloy, who established Tadco, a company based at the gteic hub overlooking Galway Bay in Furbo. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Daragh Molloy might work in Ireland’s most spectacular office. Looking out from his desk in Furbo, Connemara, you can see Galway Bay stretched out, wi(...)

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