Mayor of Galway City  Donal Lyons and Minister for Transport Paschal O’Donohoe at Eyre Square, Galway,  as  Coca-Cola Zero Bike scheme rolls out in the city. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

The first bike rental scheme outside of Dublin has been rolled out in Galway. When the scheme is fully operational in the western capital, there will (...)

Garry Hynes, artistic director of Druid Theatre, which is said to be looking at expanding its premises in Galway. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

As Galway prepares a European city of culture bid, Druid theatre company is seeking to expand its performance space in the city.The theatre company, w(...)

Enda Kenny: travelled to Galway for a number of engagements

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has welcomed the creation of 90 new jobs in the technology sector in Galway. Mr Kenny, who travelled to Galway yesterday for a (...)

People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett of the Right2water campaign. The Government is “continuing to allow Irish Water to act in an outrageous manner, allowing them to attempt to secure the personal details of tens of thousands of households’ information”. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Irish Water has written to every local authority in the State seeking the names and addresses of all their council tenants. They have not asked for t(...)

Independent councillor and former mayor of Galway Catherine Connolly. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

“Sofa surfing” and tourist hostels are becoming the refuge for Galway’s “hidden homeless”, according to the Cope homeless and domestic violence refug(...)

Protesters from the ‘We Won’t Pay’ campaign returning water packs collected at protests to Pearse Roe, of Irish Water, earlier this month. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Many local authorities across the State have confirmed they will not intervene to ensure their tenants sign up with or pay their bills to Irish Water.(...)

Tommy Lennon with his creation of a giant-size trumpet at Galway’s Cross Street yesterday. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Wellingtons may be de rigueur, but the hosts of Galway’s jazz festival are confident that a potential flood warning for the city will not deter music(...)

Galway residents hope a community park will be built on a site earmarked for a Tesco hypermarket.This follows An Bord Pleanála’s decision to refuse p(...)

The proposed Tesco hypermarket close to Galway’s city centre would have cost €15 million to build. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters

Bord Pleanála has refused a planning application for a Tesco hypermarket close to Galway’s city centre.The appeals board has ruled the €15 million pro(...)

A street in central Galway. More than 500 participants, including 59 international artists, are participating in the third annual Fringe festival

Suns never set on festivals in Galway, with two gearing up to open even as the film fleadh draws to a close. Sculptor John Behan initiated the city’s (...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • Next
  • Last »