Wednesday 10 February 2016
Born to run?
Category: News Posted on 10 Feb 2016
Global superstar Bruce Springsteen is to be invited to play a gig in a very unlikely venue - Galway Airport. Springsteen is due to play Croke Park on Friday 27 May, with a second date due to be confirmed at the Dublin venue as part of his ‘River’ tour. In a move that has prompted delight from Boss fans, Galway City Councillors agreed on Monday to contact concert promoters Aiken and invite the New Jersey native to perform here, at the empty...read more...
Search continues for missing woman
Category: News Posted on 10 Feb 2016 by Adrian Holmes
Searches are continuing this week for Margaret (Mags) Berry, who has been missing from Galway City since last Wednesday. Gardaí are seeking the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of Mags, who was last seen leaving Grattan Court in Salthill last Wednesday, 3 February, at 4pm. Mags is 35 years old, 5’3” in height, of slim build with sallow skin and freckles on her face. She is believed to have been dressed in black, wearing a hat and...read more...
‘Hay not Roses’ this Valentine’s Strike averted
Category: News Posted on 10 Feb 2016 by Lorraine O'Hanlon
An animal welfare charity is hoping that people will give the gift of hay, not roses, this Valentine’s. ‘Hay not Roses’ is an awareness and fundraising campaign for forgotten horses. Catriona Lowry represents the Galway branch of Charlie’s Equine Anti-Slaughter Rescue, and she is hoping that this Valentine’s, people will gift hay to the many horses rescued by Charlie’s Rescue in the name of a loved one, rather than sending roses, or do...read more...
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