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Wednesday 22 March 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Athenry

All time
# Hammer Blow
'A massive black mark on Ireland' - Calls for review of planning laws after Apple scraps Athenry plan
Planning delays have scuppered the plans.
# Stopper
Johnson heroics deny Athenry and seal All-Ireland three-in-a-row for Johnstownbridge
The Junior champions made light of the step up to Intermediate as they notched their third national title on the spin.
# Dates For The Diary
All-Ireland camogie club finals re-fixtures announced after two postponements due to bad weather
The date for the National League Division 1 final between Cork and Kilkenny has also been confirmed.
# Comeback kings
Down by 10 points at half-time, Galway's Athenry stage stunning comeback to reach All-Ireland final
Presentation College overhauled Kilkenny CBS today.
# feels of athenry
'We've been there so many times as a supporter but it'll be so different running out'
Lorna Hannon captains Athenry as they contest the All-Ireland intermediate club final in Croke Park on Sunday.
# tribes tale
'This is unique' - Galway and Athenry legend truly relishing unexpected Croke Park return
Therese Maher’s side face Johnstownbridge in the All-Ireland intermediate decider on Sunday.
# Replay
Aidan Harte leads Gort to another Galway hurling decider in tight replay
Beaten finalists Gort in 2016, Gort advanced to another Galway senior hurling championship decider.
# Athenry
High Court judge refuses to allow residents appeal Apple data centre decision
Mr Justice Paul McDermott dismissed the residents’ case last month.
# data epicentre
How Ireland wants to become the data centre capital of the world
The government is scoping out possible sites for locating new data centres.
# data and security
The High Court has cleared the way for Apple's €850m Athenry data centre
The tech company has faced a near three-year wait for the development.
# Planning Permission
Why Apple has been stuck in a three-year battle over its Athenry data centre
The US multinational is said to be tired of waiting for planning permission.
# the schemes of athenry
There's now huge concern that planning delays will scupper Apple's €850m plans for Galway
The outcome of a judicial review of the plans has been put back until October.
Man in his 40s dies in Galway road accident
The incident happened yesterday afternoon.
# feels of athenry
"Apple in or lights out": Hundreds turn out for pro-Apple rally in Galway
An €850 million data centre is planned for Athenry.
# like dem apples
An Bord Pleanála approves Apple's €850 million Galway data centre
The huge installation was first announced in February 2015.
# Athenry
Gardaí appeal for information about 19-year-old missing from Galway
Finian Varden was reported missing after the weekend.
# point the way
Galway All-Ireland winner Niland hits 0-12 as Athenry win Connacht senior hurling title
Presentation College saw off Gort Community School this afternoon.
# Snow Day
Paul O'Connell dropped in on this Galway school for a class Christmas surprise
God bless us, everyone.
# Take a Break
Three delivered a lovely festive surprise to Galway kids who complained about its ad
A group of students at a Galway school wrote letters complaining about the company’s Christmas ad.
# Snow Day
A phone company just created a surprise snow day for a school in Galway
God bless us, everyone.
# a startling sight
Pictures: Massive murmuration of starlings swirls over Athenry before 'diving for the trees'
The phenomenon lasted for around 15 minutes tonight, according to local Victor Walsh.
# Galway
Investigation launched after thousands of personal documents found on side of road
Confidential documents were scattered on the Tuam to Athenry road.
# M6
Young girl injured in Galway motorway crash passes away in hospital
The five-year-old was seriously injured in a three vehicle collision near Athenry on Wednesday of last week.
# M6
Young girl 'critical' as gardaí renew appeal over Galway crash
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
Appeal for witnesses to serious three-car collision
A five-year-old girl was seriously injured in the incident.
# prison van
One prisoner and two officers injured when prison van overturned in Galway
The vehicle with one female prisoner inside was on its way to Galway District Court from Dublin.
# Stolen Paintings
Appeal to help find six stolen, rare paintings from Galway church
The six stations of the cross were taken on Saturday, 22 June from St Peter and Paul’s Church, Kiltullagh in Athenry.
# Garda Appeal
Gardaí renew appeal after Polish man murdered in Galway
Krzysztof Ciesielski sustained serious head injuries during an incident outside a house at Cullairbaun Estate on 30 May.
# Love is in the air
Valentine's treats that won't cost more than a supersized Coke*
We’ve done the thinking so you don’t have to. (*well, a little more)
# Traffic
M6 limited to one lane eastbound between Athenry and Oranmore
An accident involving a boat meant a road closure for some time, and travellers are advised to expect delays.
# Jobswatch
Enda Kenny announces 145 new jobs in green energy
The positions will be created over the next three years at a Galway firm making small wind turbines for homes and farms.
# Galway
Gardaí appeal for help after suspected shooting of Lithuanian man
A 31-year-old Lithuanian sustains heavy injuries – believed to be gunshot wounds – after an attack on a house in Athenry.