Although Storm Ciara forced cancellation of the open-air event, EU Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan lifted spirits with a rousing speech at the formal handover of the European Capital of Culture title.
Sun, 09 Feb, 2020
THE skies in the west of Ireland may always be busy during the Galway Races but the level of aviation activity in the region is no longer confined to the whirr of helicopters decamping wealthy businessmen to corporate tents at Ballybrit for one week in July.
Wed, 06 Aug, 2008
A FATAL helicopter accident which resulted in the death of two Galway businessmen last year was probably caused by the pilot becoming disoriented due to poor visibility, an official investigation has concluded.
Mon, 02 Oct, 2006