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Sep 21, 2018

Double Success for Ballyhaunis company at National Ploughing Championships

There was double success for Agri-Spread International at this week’s National Ploughing Championships. The Ballyhaunis firm won the Machine of the Year competition, and the Enterprise Ireland Innovation Award, with their Automatic GPS Section Control…
Sep 21, 2018

Death has taken place of well known musician Tom Molloy

The death has taken place of well known musician Tom Molloy from Mulranny. Part of the Molloy family, the Molloy Brothers have been in the music business for at least 50 years. They have recorded and toured all over the world. Tom also had a long involvement…
Sep 21, 2018

Galway Senator claims the proposed referendum to abolish the offence of blasphemy from the Constitution is a Government vanity project

The proposed referendum to abolish the offence of blasphemy from the Constitution is a Government vanity project paid for by taxpayers, according to Galway Independent Senator Rónán Mullen. Senator Mullen says he does not think God is quaking in his boots at…
Sep 21, 2018

3.5 million euro announced today for the Rural Water Programme in Mayo

3.5 million euro has been announced today for the Rural Water Programme in Mayo. Minister Eoghan Murphy has announced grant supports nationally totalling €20 million for water services in rural areas. The funding will enable development and improvement work…
Sep 21, 2018

Views of the public sought as developer proposes a new urban quarter earmarked for CIE lands in Galway city

Developer Gerry Barrett is seeking the Galway public’s view on a new urban quarter earmarked for CIÉ lands in Galway city centre. The Irish Times reports that Mr Barrett was recently awarded the contract by CIÉ to develop the 8.2-acre site at Ceannt station…
Sep 21, 2018

Areas of Tuam remain without power this morning after Wednesday's Storm Ali

An estimated 12,000 people are still without power this morning after Storm Ali on Wednesday. Two people died during the storm. A full service on the Luas Green line in Dublin has resumed this morning. It is understood the majority of those without power are…

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Sep 21, 2018

Galway GAA Secretary John Hynes steps down

Galway GAA are on the look-out for a new full time Secretary after John Hynes announced last night he was stepping down from his role for personal reasons after 7 years, having become the first full-time secretary in the county at the end of 2011. Hynes…
Sep 21, 2018

Sean Armstrong announces his retirement from inter-county football

Galway forward Sean Armstrong has retired from inter-county Gaelic football. The 32-year-old had stepped away in 2014 before returning to the panel in 2017, his last appearance was in the Tribesmen's All-Ireland semi-final defeat to Dublin this summer. He…
Sep 21, 2018

Bundee Aki to make his first start of the season for Connacht tomorrow

Bundee Aki will make his first start of the season for Connacht against the Scarlets at the Sportsground tomorrow. The Irish international has been named in the centre as one of six changes. Former Munster back row Robin Copeland will make his debut for the…
Sep 21, 2018

Paul Taylor set to become next Sligo Senior Football manager

Sligo GAA have announced that former county player and Under 21 manager Paul Taylor has been recommended by the selection committee to be the new Sligo Senior Football Team manager. He will be recommended to Club Delegates at next Monday's County Board…
Sep 21, 2018

Joe Hennigan will be the Team Manager for Ireland for the upcoming European Championships in Russia

Connacht Boxing will have no fewer than seven boxers representing Ireland at the upcoming European Junior Championships in Anapa, Russia. The Championships will take place from October 8th until October 17th. The team will travel with Connacht President and…
Sep 21, 2018

Final race meet of the year at Ballinrobe today

The final race meet of the year takes place at Ballinrobe today. The first of an all National Hunt, eight race card goes to post at 3.30pm.

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Marjorie's Kitchen - September

Sep 06, 2018
Marjorie’s Kitchen For Mid-West Radio September What’s in Season Meat, Game, Poultry…

Simple Things In Life - A Poem

Aug 28, 2018
Simple Things In life There are things in life that matter. You should practice them…

The Continuing Adventures of Jack & Adam

Aug 23, 2018
Claremorris teacher Anthony Broderick popped into studio this week to talk to Gerry…

The Papal Visit - What you need to know

Aug 20, 2018
With the visit of Pope Francis imminent, Tommy Marren talked to two of the main men…

Home Schooling

Aug 14, 2018
On Tuesday morning, Tommy Marren talked to Martina Burke from Castlebar who told him how…

Eddie O'Sullivan says he's disappointed not been offered an interview for the Connacht job.

The former Ireland and USA coach says it's disappointing not to get the opportunity to lay out his vision for the province.