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# Ballinasloe

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January 2023
# Ballinasloe
Man (60s) dies following three-vehicle crash in Galway
The incident itself occurred at approximately 6.30pm yesterday at the Ashtree Junction in Ballinasloe, Co Galway.
Last year
2022
# grand ambition
'In school, I remember writing down 'Olympian'... It's the pinnacle'
20-year-old Beibhinn Parsons is focusing on 7s rugby ahead of a big season on the Series.
# appeal
Three men injured in car crash in Galway
Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.
# Ballinasloe
Girl left with serious injuries after Galway collision involving mini bus
No other injuries were reported, Gardaí said.
All time
# tributes
NUI Galway community gather to pay tribute to family that died in Galway motorway crash
The family lived in Galway city for several years where Karzan Sabah had been completing a PhD.
# Ballinasloe
Tributes paid to family that died in Galway motorway crash
The family lived in Galway city for several years where Karzan Sabah had been completing a PhD.
# Ballinasloe
Infant and parents among four dead in Galway motorway crash
The investigation is focusing on reports that one of the cars was travelling in the wrong direction along the motorway.
# Ballinasloe
Investigation continues after four die in multiple-vehicle collision in Galway
The incident happened yesterday evening at Junction 15 of the M6 motorway near Ballinasloe.
# Ballinasloe
Witness appeal as man and woman found dead in Co Roscommon house fire
The house fire broke out at Gurth in Ballinasloe at around 2am this morning.
# player profile
'In Beibhinn, Ireland have someone who can do things that other people can't do'
19-year-old Ballinasloe RFC product Beibhinn Parsons is a rising star of Irish rugby.
# hotshot
The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Beibhinn Parsons
The 18-year-old Ballinasloe and Connacht wing is a prolific try-scorer.
# Ballinasloe
Man (20) arrested after three suffer stab wounds in Galway altercation
Two men remain in hospital receiving treatment for their injuries.
# Ballinasloe
Gardaí appeal for information on shooting and criminal damage incident in Galway
The incident took place at around 3am this morning.
# Ballinasloe
Two men arrested after cannabis and cocaine worth estimated €200k seized in Co Galway
Investigations are ongoing.
# Ballinasloe
Girl (9) dies, boy (7) seriously injured following collision in Galway
The accident occurred this morning at 11.55am.
# Ballinasloe
Man (70) dies after car hits wall in Co Galway
The collision happened on the Ballinasloe to Laurencetown Road at Sycamore Hill yesterday evening.
# Ballinasloe
Woman (56) dies in single-vehicle collision in Co Galway
The collision occurred at around 10.20am this morning at Lismanny, Laurencetown, Ballinasloe.
# hot shot
Ireland Women excited to see 16-year-old flyer Parsons step up against US
The Ballinasloe product helped the Connacht U18s to inter-pro success in September.
# Ballinasloe
Man (50s) dies after road crash in Galway
He was hit by a car yesterday evening.
# All-Ireland
Ward goal after 18 seconds sends Galway on their way to landslide 26 point win
Galway claimed a second win and finished the TG4 ladies senior pool stages as Group 3 winners at Duggan Park on Saturday.
# Ballinasloe
12-car collision in Galway among several crashes around country as hailstorms hit
It’s understood no one was seriously injured.
# Galway
Gardaí renew appeal for information about Ballinasloe crash which killed two women
The incident happened at Station Road in Ballinasloe, Galway last Thursday.
# RIP
'Wonderful, vibrant and valued': Two women killed in Ballinasloe crash named locally
The local community in Ballinasloe has been left reeling by the tragedy.
# Ballinasloe
Two women (50s) killed after being struck by car involved in collision
They were pronounced dead at the scene and their bodies have been removed to Portiuncula Hospital.
# Lovely ladies syndicate
'Absolutely crazy': Celebrations as Galway hospital syndicate scoops €500,000 lotto prize
Each member of the group will take home around €27,000.
# Roads
Elderly man dies after Galway road crash despite efforts of passers-by
The 77-year-old died after this morning’s crash in Loughrea.
# Bloom
Award-winning fairy garden donated to children's ward at Portiuncula Hospital
The garden received a certificate of distinction in the postcard section at Bloom this year.
# hitting the jackpot
'I was down to the last €24' - Galway woman scoops nearly €300,000 in EuroMillions
Niamh O’Meara says she has been doing the Lotto since she was 18.
# High Court
Judge freezes assets of woman ordered to pay Lottery winnings to stepson
Galway woman Mary Walsh was last week ordered to pay her stepson David €560,000 from a 2011 Lottery win
# Report
More good news for Galway youngsters as they make it back-to-back wins in Walsh Cup
Micheal Donoghue’s men earned a convincing victory over NUI Galway.
# good causes
There's a massive charity 12 pubs taking place in Ballinasloe this Friday
Nearly 500 people have signed up.
# A happy tail
Stolen dog reunited with owner after being found on sale at a fair
Joey the dog is now back with his owner after a nine-day ordeal.
# job fairy
Huge boost for Ballinasloe and Dungarvan, with 260 jobs on the way
One minister said the creation of 100 jobs in Ballinasloe is “the equivalent of 1,000 jobs for Galway city”.
# now this is a shtory
This Galway man rapping 'The Fresh Prince of Ballinasloe' is a culchie jam
“I’d like to take a minute just sit down below and tell ye how I became the prince of a town called BALLINASHLOE!”
# power of nature
Watch: Aerial videos show the devastation wrought by Storm Desmond
Areas of Galway and Westmeath look like a giant lake…
# in praise of
PICTURES: The animals, business and craic of the Ballinasloe horse fair
Europe’s oldest horse festival is held in October each year in Galway.
# horse inside
Man goes shopping in Galway Tesco - on horseback
It’s Ballinasloe Horse Fair week – and apparently anything goes.
# horse inside
This lad went shopping on a horse in Tesco Ballinasloe
In what will forever be known as the Ballinasloe Tesco Horse debacle of 2015.
# Ballinasloe
Man (61) in serious condition after Galway crash
Gardai in Ballinasloe, Co Galway are investigating.
# Portiuncula Hospital
Couple who lost two babies at Portiuncula Hospital hope review will help other parents
Lorraine and Warren Reilly asked that the deaths of their two girls be considered in he current HSE review of maternity services.