Williamstown

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Judy and Richard Flaherty in Marrakesh

Judy and Richard Flaherty are Americans who came to Galway, where they have relatives in Williamstown, in 1975. “Our two sons grew up here, and we all(...)

Luke McMenamin of Castleknock College is stopped in his tracks by a tackle from Blackrock College’s Harry Donnelly during the Bank of Ireland Leinster Senior Cup round one game at Donnybrook Stadium. Photograph:  Oisín Keniry/Inpho

Blackrock College 46 Castleknock College 20 It took a powerhouse final quarter for Blackrock to finally subdue courageous Castleknock in the Leinster(...)

Sharon Groarke,  Bernie Kirwan and Catherine Wallace, support nurses at Hope Cancer Support Centre, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Being diagnosed with cancer can be the biggest shock of your life and coping with treatment and recovery is often a lonely journey – even if you are s(...)

Gerald Kean is a principal of a “relatively small” solicitor’s firm, Mr Justice Michael Twomey said. Photograph: Alan Betson

Solicitor Gerald Kean is facing a legal costs bill estimated at €450,000 after a High Court judge ruled he is liable for 90 per cent of EBS’s costs of(...)

A High Court judge has ruled solicitor Gerald Kean was not entitled to give Permanent TSB the title deeds to two properties of a woman in Co Waterford over which the EBS has a first legal charge

A High Court judge has ruled solicitor Gerald Kean was not entitled to give Permanent TSB the title deeds to two properties of a woman in Co Waterford(...)

A solicitor in the law firm of Gerald Kean (pictured) has told the High Court the firm made no “mistake” and did nothing wrong in its handling of the redemption of loans made by the EBS to a woman concerning two properties in Waterford

A solicitor in Gerald Kean’s law firm has told the High Court the firm made no “mistake” and did nothing wrong in its handling of the redemption of lo(...)

JP Rodgers at the site of the mother and baby home in Tuam where he lived until he was six. Photograph: Ray Ryan

A former resident of Tuam’s mother and baby home has said a criminal investigation into the deaths of almost 800 children at the home is “not realisti(...)

Fr Paddy Mooney after he administered ashes on a tractor driver outside Glenamaddy Church on Ash Wednesday. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

A north Galway parish says it is “overwhelmed” by the response to its “drive-though” Ash Wednesday, marking the first day of Lent. “A tremendous succ(...)

A hospital in Waterford has postponed elective surgeries for 24 hours due to a problem with the public water supply in a local reservoir.  File photograph: Maxwells

A hospital in Waterford has postponed elective surgeries for 24 hours due to a problem with the public water supply in a local reservoir. University(...)

A contaminated water supply in Co Galway could affect supply to about 1,000 people for two years.  Photographer: Ian Waldie/Bloomberg.

Irish Water and local officials have been urged to “bang heads together” to find a quick solution to a contaminated water supply in Co Galway which co(...)