Pride Time! Galway is getting ready for 2015 Pride Festival, taking place around the city from Thursday 13th until Sunday 16th August. Get ready for the biggest celebration of equality right here in the City of the Tribes! For details log on to http://www.galwaypride.com http://youtu.be/QHzI3H4KCRI Advertisements
Catherine Carlton, Mayor of Menlo Park city in California’s Silicone Valley, paid a visit to Menlo Village in Galway last Saturday morning. Mayor Carlton is currently holidaying in Ireland with her husband and is the 2nd Mayor of Menlo Park city to visit and enjoy the hidden beauty of the village on the shores of the Corrib. In December 2013, the then Mayor Peter Ohtaki also visited. “We’re united by so much more than what divides us,” said Ms. Carlton shortly after she was appointed in Dec of last year. When asked her first impressions of Galway, the Mayor said she loves it but what makes the city so special is the people. Friday […]
Galway’s East Village pub with the best beer garden An Púcán made it to the final of The SKY BAR OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2015 in the category Connacht Bar Of The Year! Over 70 other properties from around the country have been shortlisted to battle it out for a Sky Bar of the Year Award at licencingworld.ie. An Púcán is our front cover advertiser for recent edition 48 and we believe they well deserve to get the award just after they celebrated 1st year in business in Galway. For a full list of finalists, click here The Sky Bar of the Year Awards have recognised the excellent bars, knowledgeable staff, high […]
Galway’s annual Pride Festival August 13th to16th, is packed to the rafters this year!!
First of many Galway Tribal Radio @GTR_fm volunteer meet-ups planned in the Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture hub took place today! Six dozens of volunteers ready to support the Comunity Radio project showed this evening to discuss possibilities with the project creator Gary Vaughan and others involved and community leaders as Mayor of City Galway Cllr. Frank Fahy. As Gary said “This is the first real step towards the City having a truly free and independent media source run by the Community it serves.” The theme of the meeting was the radio as a non-for-profit, free & independent media, that’s mission is to empower, educate & entertain our culturally diverse […]
Megabeat, 5 piece formation from Athlone is coming to rock The Kings Head in Galwah again tonight! Covering the best of 90s charts up to today’s hits they will throw out one of the best shows in the town tonight! Check them here: Megabeat
The CRAIC in Galway 48 cover girl Racheal Carroll is representing Galway on 7th Miss Supranational in October. Racheal is model of Roza Model Agency sponsored by Monroe’s Live on her Supranational venture. She will appear in the final with about 80 delegates from around the world!
KILKENNY BEST DRESSED LADY AT GALWAY RACES Quick Jack credited Tony Martin with back-to-back victories in Thursday’s Guinness Galway Hurdle in what was a dramatic race. Last year’s winner Thomas Edison (a stable companion of Quick Jack) held every chance when he came down at the last and that left Quick Jack with an unassailable advantage. Max Dynamite and Ted Veale gave chase, but the winner had flown at that stage and Denis O’Regan kept the well backed 9/2 shot up to his work to win by two and a quarter lengths at the finish. “It’s brilliant. He had his ground for the first time in a long time today and […]
PRESS RELEASE TUESDAY 28th JULY 2015 Hint Of A Tint landed a memorable success for connections after the filly was produced with a perfectly timed run by Wayne Lordan to beat Baraweez in the feature race on the second day of the Galway Festival, The Topaz Mile Handicap. The 5-y-o filly was having her first start for 284 days, but was the subject of a sustained gamble and her price halved from 12/1 in the morning into 6/1 at the off. It was a first victory in the race for Lordan and Wachman and the her trainer said “she was a decent filly at two and was second in a […]
The second day of Galway’s Summer Festival centres around the Topaz Mile Handicap underpinned by a superb prize pot of €120,000 designed to attract the best handicappers in this division in Ireland. Latin Quarter and Caulfield Industrial also provide sponsorship on the card. Racing will be broadcast on RTE and At the Races, with the first getting underway at 5pm – the second evening fixture of the week. A great evening’s entertainment for race goers, families and groups alike! The entertainment just goes on and on with live music on the day. via Tue Jul 28, 2015 | Topaz Mile Handicap | Galway Races. Jacksonlady winning Latin Quarter Handicap 2014 in Pictures! […]
Galway Tribal Radio are about to apply for our first trial licence and are delighted to announce the first of many GTR volunteer meet-ups planned in the Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture offices. The 2020 Bid and Community Radio project offers a one-off chance for so many people from diverse Communities/Cultures, Organisations, Groups, Schools, Colleges, University, Local Commercial Media/Businesses to all work together and promote Galway as The Culture Capital of Europe. We encourage young and old to get involved with both projects, attend our meetings and please sign up to be part of it. We’re looking for beginners and experienced radio/indie media enthusiasts, multi-cultural community conscious individuals/groups to get […]
Modem Winning Connacht Hotel Handicap Trainer Jessica Harrington and daughter Kate teamed up in glorious fashion to take the feature race on day one of the Galway Festival with Modem. The five-year-old was sent off a 5-1 chance at the bottom of the weights for the two-mile Connacht Hotel Qualified Riders’ Handicap and turned in a power-packed display for her proud connections. Wood Breizh held a slight lead off the bend, but the grey was overwhelmed by Ted Veale, Awesome Star and Modem inside the final 250 yards. But it was the latter who held the momentum when it mattered as Kate Harrington kept her companion up to his work to […]