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Máire Geoghegan Quinn resigned from Galway 2020 three weeks ago. File photograph Nick Bradshaw

Galway’s European Capital of Culture 2020 project has lost another board member with the resignation of former EU Commissioner Maire Geoghegan-Quinn. (...)

The chief executive of Galway’s European Capital of Culture 2020 Hannah Kiely  has announced she is stepping down.

Galway’s European Capital of Culture 2020 project is in further turmoil over the loss of its chief executive, Hannah Kiely. The development comes ju(...)

Galway: EU report says the city’s 2020 Capital of Culture project is “not being well-managed”. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A European Capital of Culture expert says a new EU report on Galway’s 2020 project indicates it is “not being well-managed” at this stage. British ar(...)

Croatia’s prime minister Andrej Plenkovic: said it is “especially important” for Croatia “ to completely understand” all of Ireland’s concerns about the Border. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Reuters

Croatia wants a final Brexit deal between the European Union and the United Kingdom that “suits the interests of Ireland”, Croatian prime minister And(...)

Full moon in Galway? Photograph: Galway International Arts Festival/Facebook

A “bridge” made of cardboard mounted on kayaks over the river Corrib and a “gargantuan” newspaper installation by Turner prize-nominated artist David (...)

The Republic of Ireland will attempt to bounce back from the defeat to Germany when they take on England in the quarter-finals.

Republic of Ireland 0 Germany 7 Despite being thumped by table-toppers Germany in Wednesday’s concluding European U-17 Championship group game in Cr(...)

Waterford Spraoi. Photograph: John Loftus

What links Athens, Florence, Paris and Cork? They have all held the title European Capital of Culture. The programme began in 1985, after Melina Merc(...)