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Move quickly and misinform: How direct provision centres became a catalyst for far-right activism in Ireland
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Move quickly and misinform: How direct provision centres became a catalyst for far-right activism in Ireland

Mar 15th 2021, 12:02 AM 20,275 Views 0 Comments

The first in a four-part investigation into the growth of far-right activity online in Ireland explores how an anti-immigration agenda infiltrated local activism.

Galway's Oughterard beat 13-man Magheracloone to seal All-Ireland intermediate honours
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Galway's Oughterard beat 13-man Magheracloone to seal All-Ireland intermediate honours

Jan 25th 2020, 6:59 PM 16,780 Views 3 Comments

Monaghan legend Tommy Freeman scored five points for the losing team.

'At 38, did I think I'd be back at Croke Park? No' - the Monaghan All-Star eyeing All-Ireland club glory
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'At 38, did I think I'd be back at Croke Park? No' - the Monaghan All-Star eyeing All-Ireland club glory

Jan 23rd 2020, 6:00 PM 8,735 Views 2 Comments

Tommy Freeman and Magheracloone are preparing for the last step of their dream journey against Galway side Oughterard.

'Nothing special being asked of Oughterard' in accommodating asylum seekers, said top Justice official
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'Nothing special being asked of Oughterard' in accommodating asylum seekers, said top Justice official

Dec 26th 2019, 7:00 AM 15,224 Views 42 Comments

Plans for a Direct Provision centre were abandoned after weeks of protests by locals.

Woman (50s) seriously injured after she was struck by a car last night in Galway
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Woman (50s) seriously injured after she was struck by a car last night in Galway

Dec 25th 2019, 3:07 PM 21,517 Views 1 Comment

She is receiving treatment today at University Hospital Galway.

Oughterard Direct Provision centre operator feared arson attack after men allegedly breached property
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Oughterard Direct Provision centre operator feared arson attack after men allegedly breached property

Dec 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 15,444 Views 40 Comments

Plans for the centre were abandoned after weeks of protests by locals.

'It is disappointing': Govt reacts to decision to withdraw tender for Oughterard Direct Provision centre
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'It is disappointing': Govt reacts to decision to withdraw tender for Oughterard Direct Provision centre

Updated Oct 1st 2019, 5:45 PM 38,263 Views 187 Comments

The plan to accommodate asylum seekers at the former hotel sparked protests in recent weeks.

Flanagan said there is 'no threat' to local communities from Direct Provision
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Flanagan said there is 'no threat' to local communities from Direct Provision

Sep 29th 2019, 3:34 PM 17,013 Views 82 Comments

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan was speaking to RTÉ One’s The Week in Politics this afternoon.

'I don't want to see these people on our streets': Charlie Flanagan admits 'crisis' in asylum seeker accommodation
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'I don't want to see these people on our streets': Charlie Flanagan admits 'crisis' in asylum seeker accommodation

Sep 23rd 2019, 10:49 PM 28,118 Views 91 Comments

The Justice Minister says over 1,300 asylum seekers are currently in emergency accommodation.

Government chief whip says procedure for establishing Direct Provision centres 'unfair' on locals
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Government chief whip says procedure for establishing Direct Provision centres 'unfair' on locals

Sep 18th 2019, 5:55 PM 14,638 Views 43 Comments

Seán Kyne TD added that the State has a duty to provide for asylum seekers.

Protest in Oughterard over Direct Provision centre concerns
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Protest in Oughterard over Direct Provision centre concerns

Sep 14th 2019, 4:00 PM 23,355 Views 45 Comments

Hundreds of people took part in the protest in the Galway town.

Taoiseach calls on Galway TD to withdraw remarks made at direct provision centre public meeting
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Taoiseach calls on Galway TD to withdraw remarks made at direct provision centre public meeting

Sep 13th 2019, 10:58 AM 28,399 Views 0 Comments

Footage shared on social media shows Noel Grealish referencing “economic migrants” from Africa coming to “sponge off us”.

Justice Minister Flanagan 'very disappointed' over comments made at Galway direct provision centre meeting
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Justice Minister Flanagan 'very disappointed' over comments made at Galway direct provision centre meeting

Sep 12th 2019, 8:48 PM 33,447 Views 113 Comments

Locals expressed their frustration at a meeting in Oughterard yesterday evening.

'There's an absence of information': Calls for clarity after 700 people attend meeting about Galway direct provision centre
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'There's an absence of information': Calls for clarity after 700 people attend meeting about Galway direct provision centre

Sep 12th 2019, 5:18 PM 25,480 Views 50 Comments

Locals are concerned about what it would mean for the town if the building accommodates asylum seekers.

Bouncer found guilty of manslaughter of Galway publican who was beaten and bound in ladies toilet
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Bouncer found guilty of manslaughter of Galway publican who was beaten and bound in ladies toilet

Jan 31st 2019, 12:46 PM 20,666 Views 0 Comments

John Kenny was discovered lying face down in the ladies toilets of his bar.

Shoulder blades of Galway publican were 'broken into small pieces', manslaughter trial hears
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Shoulder blades of Galway publican were 'broken into small pieces', manslaughter trial hears

Jan 17th 2019, 6:12 PM 22,753 Views 0 Comments

John Kenny was found dead on 25 September 2011.

Bouncer charged with manslaughter after Galway publican 'savagely beaten to death'
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Bouncer charged with manslaughter after Galway publican 'savagely beaten to death'

Jan 16th 2019, 9:13 PM 50,888 Views 0 Comments

John Kenny was found dead on 25 September 2011.

16-year-old cyclist dies after collision with car in Kildare
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16-year-old cyclist dies after collision with car in Kildare

Jul 7th 2018, 6:46 PM 36,786 Views 32 Comments

The accident happened on 3 July near the Kildare village.

Gardaí investigating sudden death of woman (64) in Co Galway hotel bedroom
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Gardaí investigating sudden death of woman (64) in Co Galway hotel bedroom

Oct 31st 2017, 1:16 PM 34,008 Views 7 Comments

A post-mortem is due to be carried out.

Woman in her 70s killed in afternoon house fire in Galway
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Woman in her 70s killed in afternoon house fire in Galway

Nov 4th 2015, 5:50 PM 13,316 Views 4 Comments

The fire broke out at around 12.30pm, gardaí have said.

ESB restores power to 20k customers but urges conservation of electricity in Achill
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ESB restores power to 20k customers but urges conservation of electricity in Achill

Dec 24th 2013, 6:37 PM 26,198 Views 45 Comments

There were major faults in the system in west Galway and on Achill this afternoon.

Arthur’s Day: the man himself couldn’t be here – so we paid a visit
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Arthur’s Day: the man himself couldn’t be here – so we paid a visit

Sep 27th 2012, 7:15 AM 13,243 Views 18 Comments

TheJournal.ie recently paid its respects at the quiet resting place of the man of the day.

Four men appear in Galway court over €750k cannabis haul
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Four men appear in Galway court over €750k cannabis haul

Sep 17th 2012, 11:33 AM 3,657 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí arrested six people at the weekend in connection with the major haul of cannabis plants in Tuam and Oughterard.

Six arrested as cannabis plants seized in Galway
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Six arrested as cannabis plants seized in Galway

Sep 16th 2012, 12:06 PM 5,650 Views 19 Comments

The plants have an estimated street value of €750,000, say Gardaí.

Galway nursing home taken over after failure to address 'risk issues'
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Galway nursing home taken over after failure to address 'risk issues'

Aug 20th 2012, 4:22 PM 4,757 Views 15 Comments

Owen Riff nursing home in Oughterard, Galway has been taken over by the HSE after an unannounced inspection by HIQA.

Another arrest in John Kenny murder probe
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Another arrest in John Kenny murder probe

Oct 6th 2011, 6:28 PM 1,260 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, the woman arrested earlier this week in connection with the murder has been released without charge.

Two more released over murder of publican John Kenny
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Two more released over murder of publican John Kenny

Oct 5th 2011, 5:55 PM 928 Views 0 Comments

The investigation into the Galway publican and teacher’s death continues with a woman arrested last night still in Garda custody.

Four more arrested over murder of Galway teacher and publican
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Four more arrested over murder of Galway teacher and publican

Oct 4th 2011, 1:03 PM 1,250 Views 0 Comments

The four men were arrested today in connection with the death of John Kenny, 56, in Oughterard over a week ago.

Man denied bail over murder of Oughterard publican
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Man denied bail over murder of Oughterard publican

Oct 3rd 2011, 7:28 AM 2,094 Views 0 Comments

A 37-year-old father of two, Florin Fitzpatrick, is refused bail at Galway District Court due to the possibility of further charges.

Man for court over murder of Galway teacher John Kenny
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Man for court over murder of Galway teacher John Kenny

Oct 2nd 2011, 9:35 AM 1,266 Views 4 Comments

Relatives found Mr Kenny’s body in the pub he ran last Sunday, after he was killed in a violent assault.

Funeral of Galway schoolteacher takes place in Oughterard
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Funeral of Galway schoolteacher takes place in Oughterard

Oct 1st 2011, 1:37 PM 1,192 Views 2 Comments

A man in his thirties remains in Gardai custody in connection with the death of the father-of-four, whose body was found in the family pub.

Man arrested over murder of Galway publican John Kenny
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Man arrested over murder of Galway publican John Kenny

Sep 29th 2011, 7:45 AM 1,325 Views 3 Comments

Investigation into the death of the publican and secondary school teacher last weekend continues.

Death of Galway publican caused by assault, says pathologist
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Death of Galway publican caused by assault, says pathologist

Sep 27th 2011, 7:13 AM 1,124 Views 3 Comments

A post-mortem on 56-year-old John Kenny shows he died as a result of an assault; Gardaí have appealed for witnesses.

Investigation into death of Co Galway publican
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Investigation into death of Co Galway publican

Sep 26th 2011, 7:55 AM 978 Views 4 Comments

The body of a man was found in the pub he ran in Oughterard yesterday and gardaí say they are treating the death as suspicious.

Man's body found in Co Galway
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Man's body found in Co Galway

Sep 25th 2011, 8:08 PM 366 Views 0 Comments