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# athenry - Today’s News

Hamilton admits Verstappen has upper hand in F1 title race
# Max Power
From The42
# Max Power

Hamilton admits Verstappen has upper hand in F1 title race

7 minutes ago 76 Views 0 Comments

Verstappen holds a 12-point lead over the reigning champion.

Friend backs Carty after out-half’s masterclass helps Connacht to big win
# Jack Carty
From The42
# Jack Carty

Friend backs Carty after out-half’s masterclass helps Connacht to big win

Updated 18 minutes ago 9,565 Views 26 Comments

The Connacht No10 missed out on international selection yet again last week.

Facebook whistleblower says social network makes hate ‘unquestionably worse’
# Frances Haugen
# Frances Haugen

Facebook whistleblower says social network makes hate ‘unquestionably worse’

20 minutes ago 928 Views 1 Comment

Frances Haugen told UK MPs there was a ‘weak spot’ within the tech giant on who you could turn to for escalating concerns.

Eklat De Rire provides Blackmore with comeback victory
# Wexford
From The42
# Wexford

Eklat De Rire provides Blackmore with comeback victory

28 minutes ago 239 Views 0 Comments

De Bromhead’s Wexford winner has a Ladbrokes Trophy entry.

There has been a ‘click’ with Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – Arteta
# Finding Form
From The42
# Finding Form

There has been a ‘click’ with Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – Arteta

55 minutes ago 1,066 Views 0 Comments

Aubameyang hit his fourth Premier League goal of the season as Arsenal beat Aston Villa 3-1 on Friday night.

20 pregnant and postpartum women admitted to ICU with Covid since June, obstetrician says
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

20 pregnant and postpartum women admitted to ICU with Covid since June, obstetrician says

56 minutes ago 6,028 Views 4 Comments

Dr. Cliona Murphy also said that three women had been transferred to general hospitals for ICU care this weekend alone.

Man (40s) seriously injured in hit-and-run incident in Galway on Sunday night
# R336
# R336

Man (40s) seriously injured in hit-and-run incident in Galway on Sunday night

2 hours ago 9,016 Views 0 Comments

The collision occurred between Furbo and Spiddal at around 8.30pm when a male pedestrian was struck by a car.

Shelbourne announce surprise departure of manager Ian Morris
# Stepping Down
From The42
# Stepping Down

Shelbourne announce surprise departure of manager Ian Morris

2 hours ago 9,077 Views 8 Comments

Morris has led Shels to promotion twice in his three seasons in charge.

EU medicines agency starts review of Merck oral Covid drug
# Merck
# Merck

EU medicines agency starts review of Merck oral Covid drug

2 hours ago 11,841 Views 10 Comments

The move comes two weeks after Merck applied for emergency use in the US of the anti-coronavirus drug.

Antoine Dupont named France captain for November Tests
# Magician
From The42
# Magician

Antoine Dupont named France captain for November Tests

2 hours ago 1,608 Views 0 Comments

The scrum-half is standing in for Charles Ollivon, who is out until next year with a serious knee injury.

# athenry - Thursday 10 May, 2018

'A massive black mark on Ireland' - Calls for review of planning laws after Apple scraps Athenry plan
# Hammer Blow
# Hammer Blow

'A massive black mark on Ireland' - Calls for review of planning laws after Apple scraps Athenry plan

May 10th 2018, 6:27 PM 118,526 Views 342 Comments

Planning delays have scuppered the plans.

# athenry - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Johnson heroics deny Athenry and seal All-Ireland three-in-a-row for Johnstownbridge
# Stopper
From The42
# Stopper

Johnson heroics deny Athenry and seal All-Ireland three-in-a-row for Johnstownbridge

Mar 24th 2018, 8:02 PM 6,212 Views 1 Comment

The Junior champions made light of the step up to Intermediate as they notched their third national title on the spin.

# athenry - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

All-Ireland camogie club finals re-fixtures announced after two postponements due to bad weather
# Dates For The Diary
From The42
# Dates For The Diary

All-Ireland camogie club finals re-fixtures announced after two postponements due to bad weather

Mar 20th 2018, 8:38 PM 6,454 Views 1 Comment

The date for the National League Division 1 final between Cork and Kilkenny has also been confirmed.

# athenry - Monday 19 March, 2018

Down by 10 points at half-time, Galway's Athenry stage stunning comeback to reach All-Ireland final
# Comeback Kings
From The42
# Comeback Kings

Down by 10 points at half-time, Galway's Athenry stage stunning comeback to reach All-Ireland final

Mar 19th 2018, 4:31 PM 19,009 Views 2 Comments

Presentation College overhauled Kilkenny CBS today.

# athenry - Friday 16 March, 2018

'We've been there so many times as a supporter but it'll be so different running out'
# Feels Of Athenry
From The42
# Feels Of Athenry

'We've been there so many times as a supporter but it'll be so different running out'

Mar 16th 2018, 7:15 AM 5,757 Views 0 Comments

Lorna Hannon captains Athenry as they contest the All-Ireland intermediate club final in Croke Park on Sunday.

# athenry - Thursday 1 March, 2018

'This is unique' - Galway and Athenry legend truly relishing unexpected Croke Park return
# Tribes Tale
From The42
# Tribes Tale

'This is unique' - Galway and Athenry legend truly relishing unexpected Croke Park return

Mar 1st 2018, 7:30 AM 7,063 Views 0 Comments

Therese Maher’s side face Johnstownbridge in the All-Ireland intermediate decider on Sunday.

# athenry - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Aidan Harte leads Gort to another Galway hurling decider in tight replay
# Replay
From The42
# Replay

Aidan Harte leads Gort to another Galway hurling decider in tight replay

Nov 19th 2017, 3:09 PM 12,112 Views 0 Comments

Beaten finalists Gort in 2016, Gort advanced to another Galway senior hurling championship decider.

# athenry - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

High Court judge refuses to allow residents appeal Apple data centre decision
# Athenry
# Athenry

High Court judge refuses to allow residents appeal Apple data centre decision

Nov 1st 2017, 8:30 PM 27,472 Views 80 Comments

Mr Justice Paul McDermott dismissed the residents’ case last month.

# athenry - Sunday 22 October, 2017

How Ireland wants to become the data centre capital of the world
# Data Epicentre
# Data Epicentre

How Ireland wants to become the data centre capital of the world

Oct 22nd 2017, 4:00 PM 29,767 Views 94 Comments

The government is scoping out possible sites for locating new data centres.

# athenry - Thursday 12 October, 2017

The High Court has cleared the way for Apple's €850m Athenry data centre
# Data And Security
# Data And Security

The High Court has cleared the way for Apple's €850m Athenry data centre

Oct 12th 2017, 12:10 PM 19,725 Views 110 Comments

The tech company has faced a near three-year wait for the development.

# athenry - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Why Apple has been stuck in a three-year battle over its Athenry data centre
# Planning Permission
# Planning Permission

Why Apple has been stuck in a three-year battle over its Athenry data centre

Sep 14th 2017, 3:12 PM 19,514 Views 53 Comments

The US multinational is said to be tired of waiting for planning permission.

# athenry - Thursday 27 July, 2017

There's now huge concern that planning delays will scupper Apple's €850m plans for Galway
# The Schemes Of Athenry
# The Schemes Of Athenry

There's now huge concern that planning delays will scupper Apple's €850m plans for Galway

Jul 27th 2017, 12:01 AM 22,721 Views 60 Comments

The outcome of a judicial review of the plans has been put back until October.

# athenry - Monday 27 February, 2017

Man in his 40s dies in Galway road accident
# RIP
# RIP

Man in his 40s dies in Galway road accident

Feb 27th 2017, 8:54 AM 21,128 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened yesterday afternoon.

# athenry - Sunday 6 November, 2016

"Apple in or lights out": Hundreds turn out for pro-Apple rally in Galway
# Feels Of Athenry
# Feels Of Athenry

"Apple in or lights out": Hundreds turn out for pro-Apple rally in Galway

Nov 6th 2016, 4:10 PM 29,429 Views 87 Comments

An €850 million data centre is planned for Athenry.

# athenry - Friday 12 August, 2016

An Bord Pleanála approves Apple's €850 million Galway data centre
# Like Dem Apples
# Like Dem Apples

An Bord Pleanála approves Apple's €850 million Galway data centre

Aug 12th 2016, 10:19 AM 19,499 Views 110 Comments

The huge installation was first announced in February 2015.

# athenry - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Gardaí appeal for information about 19-year-old missing from Galway
# Athenry
# Athenry

Gardaí appeal for information about 19-year-old missing from Galway

Jul 12th 2016, 8:03 PM 16,650 Views 4 Comments

Finian Varden was reported missing after the weekend.

# athenry - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Galway All-Ireland winner Niland hits 0-12 as Athenry win Connacht senior hurling title
# Point The Way
From The42
# Point The Way

Galway All-Ireland winner Niland hits 0-12 as Athenry win Connacht senior hurling title

Feb 20th 2016, 4:22 PM 10,466 Views 0 Comments

Presentation College saw off Gort Community School this afternoon.

# athenry - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Paul O'Connell dropped in on this Galway school for a class Christmas surprise
# Snow Day
From The42
# Snow Day

Paul O'Connell dropped in on this Galway school for a class Christmas surprise

Nov 25th 2015, 11:39 AM 8,406 Views 3 Comments

God bless us, everyone.

Three delivered a lovely festive surprise to Galway kids who complained about its ad
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Three delivered a lovely festive surprise to Galway kids who complained about its ad

Nov 25th 2015, 11:00 AM 25,791 Views 20 Comments

A group of students at a Galway school wrote letters complaining about the company’s Christmas ad.

A phone company just created a surprise snow day for a school in Galway
# Snow Day
From The Daily Edge
# Snow Day

A phone company just created a surprise snow day for a school in Galway

Nov 25th 2015, 9:49 AM 13,890 Views 1 Comment

God bless us, everyone.

# athenry - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Pictures: Massive murmuration of starlings swirls over Athenry before 'diving for the trees'
# A Startling Sight
# A Startling Sight

Pictures: Massive murmuration of starlings swirls over Athenry before 'diving for the trees'

Mar 11th 2015, 9:54 PM 15,573 Views 30 Comments

The phenomenon lasted for around 15 minutes tonight, according to local Victor Walsh.

# athenry - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Investigation launched after thousands of personal documents found on side of road
# Galway
# Galway

Investigation launched after thousands of personal documents found on side of road

Jan 27th 2015, 8:26 PM 27,354 Views 22 Comments

Confidential documents were scattered on the Tuam to Athenry road.

# athenry - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Young girl injured in Galway motorway crash passes away in hospital
# M6
# M6

Young girl injured in Galway motorway crash passes away in hospital

Dec 25th 2013, 6:04 PM 45,884 Views 48 Comments

The five-year-old was seriously injured in a three vehicle collision near Athenry on Wednesday of last week.

# athenry - Friday 20 December, 2013

Young girl 'critical' as gardaí renew appeal over Galway crash
# M6
# M6

Young girl 'critical' as gardaí renew appeal over Galway crash

Dec 20th 2013, 2:14 PM 19,118 Views 2 Comments

The five-year-old girl injured in the three car collision on the M6 on Wednesday has been transferred to Temple Street in Dublin for continued treatment.

# athenry - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Appeal for witnesses to serious three-car collision
# Athenry
# Athenry

Appeal for witnesses to serious three-car collision

Dec 19th 2013, 2:23 PM 18,284 Views 21 Comments

A five-year-old girl was seriously injured in the incident.

# athenry - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

One prisoner and two officers injured when prison van overturned in Galway
# Prison Van
# Prison Van

One prisoner and two officers injured when prison van overturned in Galway

Sep 4th 2013, 3:02 PM 16,824 Views 76 Comments

The vehicle with one female prisoner inside was on its way to Galway District Court from Dublin.

# athenry - Monday 22 July, 2013

Appeal to help find six stolen, rare paintings from Galway church
# Stolen Paintings
# Stolen Paintings

Appeal to help find six stolen, rare paintings from Galway church

Jul 22nd 2013, 10:58 AM 5,230 Views 34 Comments

The six stations of the cross were taken on Saturday, 22 June from St Peter and Paul’s Church, Kiltullagh in Athenry.

# athenry - Friday 7 June, 2013

Gardaí renew appeal after Polish man murdered in Galway
# Garda Appeal
# Garda Appeal

Gardaí renew appeal after Polish man murdered in Galway

Jun 7th 2013, 4:28 PM 4,974 Views 1 Comment

Krzysztof Ciesielski sustained serious head injuries during an incident outside a house at Cullairbaun Estate on 30 May.

# athenry - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Valentine's treats that won't cost more than a supersized Coke*
# Love Is In The Air
# Love Is In The Air

Valentine's treats that won't cost more than a supersized Coke*

Feb 9th 2013, 9:45 AM 14,097 Views 29 Comments

We’ve done the thinking so you don’t have to. (*well, a little more)

# athenry - Sunday 27 May, 2012

M6 limited to one lane eastbound between Athenry and Oranmore
# Traffic
# Traffic

M6 limited to one lane eastbound between Athenry and Oranmore

May 27th 2012, 7:01 PM 13,204 Views 15 Comments

An accident involving a boat meant a road closure for some time, and travellers are advised to expect delays.

# athenry - Friday 15 July, 2011

Enda Kenny announces 145 new jobs in green energy
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Enda Kenny announces 145 new jobs in green energy

Jul 15th 2011, 10:07 AM 567 Views 4 Comments

The positions will be created over the next three years at a Galway firm making small wind turbines for homes and farms.

# athenry - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Gardaí appeal for help after suspected shooting of Lithuanian man
# Galway
# Galway

Gardaí appeal for help after suspected shooting of Lithuanian man

Apr 27th 2011, 11:11 AM 985 Views 11 Comments

A 31-year-old Lithuanian sustains heavy injuries – believed to be gunshot wounds – after an attack on a house in Athenry.