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GALWAY has so many stories to tell

Having found your favourite spots to see on your next visit to Galway, it’s time to put the wheels in motion. Share your discoveries with your friends and family, get booking and prepare for an incredibly memorable trip.

The Story of the Blue Note Bar

Cast your mind back to the Galway city of days gone by, where diddley-eye music echoed from every pub and the importance of tradition was in full effect but something was missing. Searching for a safe haven from the trad ...

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HOWYA? Karl Spain

HOWYA? is a series of laid back chats with some well-known faces around town. Best known for his Tuesday night comedy show in the Róisín Dubh, next up we’ve got the bellyachingingly funny, handsome hunk, Mr Karl ...

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Siobhán McSweeney // Nun’s the Word

Best known for embodying the character of Sister Michael in all her unholiness, Siobhán McSweeney’s epic delivery of those well-timed one-liners and perfected irreverence have aided Derry Girls in becoming one of the most watched, universally loved sitcoms ...

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Derbhle Crotty: On Druid and The Cherry Orchard

Award-winning Irish actor, Derbhle Crotty, will play Madame Ranyevskaya in Tom Murphy’s adaptation of Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard. This Druid production will run for two weeks in Black Box Theatre, from the 22nd of February. We spoke to ...

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