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Mark Geary will play at Monroe' Live on Friday 25 July as part of the Galway International Arts Festival. Photo: Sioux Nesi

Galway International Arts Festival: Mark Geary to play Monroe’s Live

The Galway International Arts Festival (GIAF) is well underway, with big acts such as The National and Imelda May having already performed in the Festival Big Top, and several other artists preparing to wow Galway City in the coming week.

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Review: A Skull in Connemara

No other region of Ireland perfectly encapsulates Irish identity and culture more than Connemara. In the past, films such as The Quiet Man have portrayed this cultural landscape as an idyllic paradise with endless green fields filled with grazing livestock and charming thatched cottages complete with native-speaking inhabitants.

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Career Advice: Targeting Employers and Companies for Jobs

Sometimes when looking through the job pages and websites, there is nothing that appeals to your career ambitions. You know your dream job is out there, but it’s not showing up in the listings. So what do you do?

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Mark Geary will play at Monroe' Live on Friday 25 July as part of the Galway International Arts Festival. Photo: Sioux Nesi

Galway International Arts Festival: Mark Geary to play Monroe’s Live

The Galway International Arts Festival (GIAF) is well underway, with big acts such as The National and Imelda May having already performed in the Festival Big Top, and several other artists preparing to wow Galway City in the coming week.

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Career Advice: Targeting Employers and Companies for Jobs

Sometimes when looking through the job pages and websites, there is nothing that appeals to your career ambitions. You know your dream job is out there, but it’s not showing up in the listings. So what do you do?

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Student nurses to march on HSE headquarters

On Thursday 6 March student nurses and midwives from around the country will take part in a protest march at Dr Steevens hospital in Dublin, headquarters of the HSE.  The protest is primarily related to pay rates for student nurse interns.

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GTI place live models in Brown Thomas Windows

The GTI Fashion Fiesta held the ‘Live Windows’ display in Brown Thomas on 1 April. The event marked the beginning of the big event, including the catwalk down Shop Street and the Fashion Show lead by leading Irish Designer Laura Jayne Halton.

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Rodney Ah You receives Ireland call-up

  Not many would have predicted that when Joe Schmidt announced his extended 44 – man squad to train ahead of the upcoming Six Nations that one Rodney Ah You would be among the names selected.   The Christchurch native was the surprise inclusion to the Irish set-up, but hard-work and determination are seemingly paying [...]

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Mark Geary will play at Monroe' Live on Friday 25 July as part of the Galway International Arts Festival. Photo: Sioux Nesi

Galway International Arts Festival: Mark Geary to play Monroe’s Live

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Review: A Skull in Connemara

No other region of Ireland perfectly encapsulates Irish identity and culture more than Connemara. In the past, films such as The Quiet Man have portrayed this cultural landscape as an idyllic paradise with endless green fields filled with grazing livestock and charming thatched cottages complete with native-speaking … [Read More...]

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