Works are to be carried out on the worst areas of Shop Street next year ahead of a major city centre renovation project planned for 2019. According to Galway Bay FM News, officials at this week’s meeting of the City Council, admitted that the poor condition of the surface needs immediate attention and cannot wait another year. The City Council is currently developing a €15 million regeneration project for the heart of Galway City. More here
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 […]
LENABOY CASTLE | GIFT FROM SISTERS OF MERCY TO GALWAY’S YOUTH Announced by Cllr. Pádraig Conneely of Galway City Council today. Amazing news is even stronger with €750,000 coming from the nuns to Galway City by money transfer. From the grounds of the amazing priceless gift to youth of the city for The CRAIC in Galway, Darius Ivan http://www.divmedia.ie With Cllr. Pádraig Conneely at Lenaboy Castle today! Future of Galway’s Youth Arts start the newest chapter here.
‘Second Wind’ and great CRAIC this Easter Sunday with a comeback of the Blizzards from Westmeath in Monroe’s Live. Irish band originally from Mullingar in County Westmeath formed by Niall Breslin and Killian Egan in late 2004 managed to rock the audience of Galway’s Premier Live Music Venue, Monroe’s Live with their extatic blistering show. ‘Are you Sound?’ ‘He is Sound’ was the motto of the night and Niall Breslin, the frontman and former GAA and Leinster Rugby footballer had the crowd in his possession for the most of the gig. As a photographer and 360 degree video producer working in the crowd I know I must say the Blizzards energy […]
Welcome to the 48th edition of the Craic in Galway magazine. Isn’t it just fantastic when someone has the opportunity to meet their hero. Elena Tully from Renmore managed just that when she met Hollywood icon Bette Midler at her concert at the O2 in London. Overwhelmed with the emotion of it all, Elena managed to squeeze three hugs out of the star following an amazing performance. She has the memories, and of course the photo, to last a lifetime. Another Renmore beauty, Tirna Slevin, is following her dream in the hope of becoming Miss Ireland, while Moycullen’s Olga Lee, will battle it out on prime time TV for the chance […]