Join Standún in Spiddal and the Craic on the eve of Galway Culture Night 2017 for YARN – where traditional meets contemporary in this exclusive evening of style and entertainment! Standun Spiddal will showcase some of the wonderful Irish products they stock in their globally recognised store as well as guest food, fashion and beauty suppliers. Arrive at a Cocktail and Poitin reception and enjoy a fabulous evening at this landmark Galway store. Meet and greet Irish Fashion Innovation Award Double Winner Deirdre Duffy who will showcase how she works and some of her beautiful designs from Wild Cocoon. View the Autumn Winter Collection from Standun with models from Catwalk Modelling […]
GALWAY CITY MUSEUM Saturday, 22 October, 2pm – 4pm TALK & READINGS: Revolutionary Poetry. The 1916 Rising is often referred to as a ‘poet’s revolution’. Taking this as her starting point, poet Emily Cullen PhD, will introduce the work of international poets of revolution – historic and contemporary – including Anna Akhmatova, Osip Mandelstam and Rafeef Ziadah. After that Galway-based Albanian poet Ndrek Gjini MA, who lived through the oppressive Enver Hoxha regime in the 1980s, will talk about Communism in the Balkans in the middle of the 20th Century and will discuss the work of Visar Zhiti and Vaclav Havel. He also will read from his work. All Are Welcome!
Pro-Choice Awareness Week Kicks Off on the 21st March and Ellen O’Malley Dunlop, NUI Seanad Candidate, supports the Repeal of the 8th Ammendment https://www.facebook.com/thecraicingalway/videos/820628538072162/ Words by Ellen O’Malley Dunlop, NUI Seanad Candidate and former CEO of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre. “Ireland made history in May 2015 when the people voted yes in the marriage equality referendum. Surely, in 2016, Ireland can now accept that a woman is capable of making a decision that is right for her in very difficult circumstances. We do not want to have another X case, another Savita Halappanavar, another Miss Y, Miss A, Miss B or Miss C. We do not want to have another […]
KAZANOO’s Adrian Haupa mastering his creation on a model and makeup artist Karina Cyganek. Duo with professional advice by Piotr Bartolomiej Bieniasz is attending the Irish Hairdressers Federation Championship this Sunday in Dublin. Adrian Haupa of Galway’s hairdressers KAZANOO getting ready with his creation and model makeup artist Karina Cyganek for Sunday’s Irish Hairdressing Federation Championship 2016 in Dublin irishhairfed.com #theta360 #theta360uk – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA SUNDAY 13th MARCH, DOUBLE TREE BY HILTON HOTEL, Upper Leeson Street, Burlington Road, Dublin. Contact the IHF on 056-8833808/0866995003
Culture Clash – GTI Fashion Fiesta 2016 opens on Monday 7th March with an exhibition of photoshoots and designs at BORN, Newtownsmith and will run until Thursday 10th inclusive. The theme of GTI Fashion Fiesta 2016 is “Culture Clash”. Must – sees include the stunning “Model Walk”, when the city centre becomes the catwalk, as up to 60 models, wearing the most creative and stunning designs, walk from GTI to Eyre Square on Wednesday 9th March at 4pm. The route will take the models across Wolfe Tone Bridge, through Quay Street, Shop Street and will finish at Eyre Square. The model walk will be followed by The GTI Fashion Show at The G […]
Search Has Begun For The 2016 Galway Rose | Place at Rose of Tralee International Festival Guaranteed!
The 2015 Galway Rose Olga Lee joined forces with Rose of Tralee Elysha Brennan to launch the search for the 2016 Galway Rose, which takes place on the 7th of May at the Galway Rose sponsor hotel – The Clayton Hotel, Galway The Galway Rose Centre is delighted to announce that whoever is selected to be the next Galway Rose will be guaranteed a place at the 2016 Rose of Tralee International Festival. Taking place from 17th to 23rd August, the 2016 Rose of Tralee International Festival will run for seven days featuring almost 70 Roses, more entertainment and an extra night’s TV coverage. For the past 11 years the […]