Category: politics

Local Election 2019 GALWAY | a thought of eliminated nominee

Dear Irish Times, you’ve made my day for an hour this afternoon when I have checked your results page of the elections in Galway City West as per screenshot from 16:38pm attached. All feeling of democracy and freedom was gone shortly after at 17:52 when you updated the results changing absolutely astrologically Paralysed, browsing through other results lists from around Ireland on IT trusted website I see the logic and f alphabetical order everywhere, very same as I remember it when Voting No.1 for Darius Ivan and 2 to Claire Keegan | I see the alphabetical order everywhere apart from the last update of the Galway City West poll where Cathal Ó Conchúir (Sinn Féin) […]

On-Street Poster Campaign Started in Galway Despite a Call for the Poster-free Elections 2019

Nominations open at 10.00am on Saturday 27th of April 2019, and close at 12.00noon on Saturday 4th May 2019. Nominees can get a nomination form online or from Customer Services, Galway City Council, City Hall, College Road, during normal working hours – Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 4.00pm. Nominees should make an appointment with the Returning Officer to be formally included as a candidate for election. Appointments will take place in City Hall from Saturday 27th April until Saturday 4  May 2019. To make an appointment with the Returning Officer, Mr. Gary McMahon, contact corporateservices@galwaycity.ie or Tel. 091 536 400. Nominees should familiarise themselves with the requirements of the process before their appointment, including what to bring […]

Cllr. Conneely has his hands on €4.400 Goat

Former mayor of Galway City, Cllr. Pádraig Conneely was captured with his hands on €4.400 goat as he officialy opened the Design Work Exhibition 2017 in Niland Gallery on Merchant Road, Monday 17th July. | Sculptur art by Donnacha Cahill, photo by Darius Ivan divmedia.ie  

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar on the Pilgrimage at Galway Fleadh Tonight

In 13th century Ireland, a group of monks must escort a sacred relic across an Irish landscape fraught with peril. Tells the story of the Pilgrimage  released in Ireland today 13th July 2017 at 29th Galway Film Fleadh Prime minister Leo Varadkar Is at the premiere in Galway tonight to support his schoolmate, screenwriter of the newest Irish movie with budget estimated to €4,749,500 just few hours after he tells ‘Time’ Europe: ‘I want Ireland to be a light unto the world’ While Taoiseach hopes UK will change mind  The storyline of the Pilgrimage is bringing us to Ireland, 1209. An island on the edge of the world. A small group of monks begin […]

Walk in My Shoes…

The General Election 2016 has been called voting on February 26. The CRAIC have spotted T.Ds Brian Walsh and Seán Kyne on Woodquay other day. The Men of The Dáil captured walking along the river, analysing, planning, walking in their own shoes… We met former mayor Pádraig Conneely who is ready to canvas for Seán. “He is my friend and he deserves to be in the Dáil”

Senator Fidelma Healy Eames ‘Acts on Principle’

Fidelma is an INDEPENDENT candidate and serves the Galway West and South Mayo regions.

GALWAY PRO CHOICE JOINS ALL IRELAND DEMONSTRATION

to stand in solidarity with a 21-year-old woman facing prosecution in the North of Ireland on charges of using ‘poison’ to procure an abortion.

#Galway2020 Eve – Cultural Brainstorming with Tánaiste Burton at THT Galway

After years in Africa is minister thinking in 3 years cycles so ‘the next person, who comes in, has to do something different in order to show that they are bringing a fresh idea!’…