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Man arrested over Eyre Square firework incident which injured woman released without charge
A file is now being prepared for the DPP.
# Eyre Square
Man arrested in connection with Galway firework incident which left woman seriously injured
The young woman was hit with a firework as she sat at a bus stop.
# Eyre Square
Woman seriously injured after being struck in the face by firework in Galway
The woman was removed from the scene by ambulance.
# direct provision
Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre
The circumstances of the death are unknown.
# Eyre Square
Emergency services at scene as people trapped on big wheel at Galway Christmas market
The Christmas market was officially opened this evening.
# Get the Party Started
Galway crowds belt out Fields of Athenry to welcome Connacht heroes home
‘Dreams and songs to sing,’
# G-G-G-Galway
Galway's Eyre Square will be hopping for Sunday's All-Ireland hurling final
A giant screen has been erected in the city centre to screen the action from Croke Park.
# counting down
So what's happening in GALWAY in the run up to Christmas?
Continuing our festive lists, we take a look at what’s to be enjoyed in the City of the Tribes in the next few weeks.
# savita
'Over 2,000' attend sit-down protest for Savita at Leinster House
Demonstrators sat on the ground during a moment of silence, while speakers argued for legislation on abortion.
# Galway
Students in pre-budget protest against fee increases and grant cuts
Between 1,500 and 2,000 students protested in Galway today in the run up to next month’s budget.
# savita
Calls for X Case legislation after woman denied an abortion dies in Galway hospital
Savita Halappanavar died from septicaemia following a miscarriage which lasted almost three days. She repeatedly asked for the foetus to be removed but her requests were turned down.
# Your Say
Poll: Were the Gardaí right to dismantle the Occupy Galway camp?
The final Occupy camp was evicted in the early hours of this morning. Right decision? Or would you have liked to see it stick around?
# Occupy Galway
Occupy Galway: the last day of the Eyre Square camp
Galway-based photographer Patrick Dinneen visited the camp yesterday.
# Occupy Galway
Unoccupied: Gardaí remove protesters from Eyre Square
Local councillors had been putting pressure on Gardaí to remove the Galway camp ahead of the Volvo Ocean Race next month.
# Eyre Square
Galway City Council to pay €1.5 million in legal costs over Eyre Square row
A local councillor has told that the redevelopment became a gravy train for legal advisors after the council ended up in the Supreme Court and arbitration.
# occupy
Occupy Galway protesters reject council request to pack up
A spokesperson for the movement said protesters would not be dismantling the camp in Eyre Square.
# Aras11
Higgins welcomed by 5,000 supporters in Galway
The President-elect has been greeted by thousands of supporters in his native Galway today.
# Galway Bikes
Bike scheme on its way to Galway
It’s reported that 20 ideal locations have been pinpointed for the scheme, which could be in Galway by next summer.