Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 5°C Saturday 27 February 2021

#Gort

# gort - Friday 25 January, 2019

Judge relocates court sitting to mucky field for farmers' dispute over a wall
# The Field
# The Field

Judge relocates court sitting to mucky field for farmers' dispute over a wall

Jan 25th 2019, 4:48 PM 27,391 Views 0 Comments

During the sitting the judge made a reference to US President Donald Trump who he said is “dividing our world”.

# gort - Monday 15 October, 2018

Here's the draw for this year's Galway senior hurling quarter-finals
# Last Eight
From The42
# Last Eight

Here's the draw for this year's Galway senior hurling quarter-finals

Oct 15th 2018, 11:05 AM 8,897 Views 4 Comments

Liam Mellows are the defending champions out west.

# gort - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West
# When All Is Ruin
# When All Is Ruin

Life, death and the story of a motorway bypassing towns in the West

Sep 22nd 2018, 8:30 PM 35,803 Views 7 Comments

A new documentary explores the twists and turns of the M17/M18 motorway.

# gort - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

70-year-old killed in Galway farming accident
# Gort
# Gort

70-year-old killed in Galway farming accident

Jul 25th 2018, 12:27 PM 21,501 Views 7 Comments

An Garda Síochána are investigating the incident.

# gort - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Huge shock in Galway as Morrissey stars for Liam Mellows to secure first county title in 47 years
# This Charming Man
From The42
# This Charming Man

Huge shock in Galway as Morrissey stars for Liam Mellows to secure first county title in 47 years

Dec 3rd 2017, 4:24 PM 17,823 Views 9 Comments

Gort came up short in the decider for the second successive time and were beaten by three points at Pearse Stadium.

As it happened: Cuala v Kilcormac-Killoughey, Gort v Liam Mellows - Sunday club GAA match tracker
# Minute-by-Minute
From The42
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Cuala v Kilcormac-Killoughey, Gort v Liam Mellows - Sunday club GAA match tracker

Dec 3rd 2017, 1:02 PM 24,923 Views 4 Comments

Cuala retained their Leinster crown, while Carnacon won the All-Ireland Ladies SFC Club title.

# gort - Monday 27 November, 2017

39-year-old man jailed for five months for stealing from church boxes using 'ingenious' lollipop device
# Mean Thing To Do
# Mean Thing To Do

39-year-old man jailed for five months for stealing from church boxes using 'ingenious' lollipop device

Nov 27th 2017, 4:33 PM 39,024 Views 52 Comments

Zan Dolinski’s behaviour was condemned by Judged Patrick Durcan as being ‘contemptible’.

# gort - 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 12,082 Views 0 Comments

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

# gort - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Man finds decomposed remains while walking on beach in Galway
# Kilcolgan
# Kilcolgan

Man finds decomposed remains while walking on beach in Galway

Nov 30th 2016, 7:44 PM 34,781 Views 4 Comments

The remains are believed to be female.

# gort - 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 10,407 Views 0 Comments

Presentation College saw off Gort Community School this afternoon.

# gort - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Look at them now: This rural town has turned its fortunes around after last year's blow
# Opinion
# Opinion

Look at them now: This rural town has turned its fortunes around after last year's blow

Jun 16th 2015, 8:00 AM 371 Views 8 Comments

Last year Gort made headlines for being part of the rural area most affected by the economic crisis. This year, things have changed.

# gort - Saturday 7 February, 2015

5 talking points ahead of this weekend's All-Ireland club hurling semi-finals
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

5 talking points ahead of this weekend's All-Ireland club hurling semi-finals

Feb 7th 2015, 10:05 AM 6,856 Views 4 Comments

Moved from an icey Semple Stadium, the four semi-finalists are in action tomorrow.

# gort - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

The M17 Tuam to Gort motorway gets the Shawshank Redemption treatment
# Red Speaks
From The Daily Edge
# Red Speaks

The M17 Tuam to Gort motorway gets the Shawshank Redemption treatment

Jan 27th 2015, 8:28 AM 3,620 Views 0 Comments

Get busy living, or get busy drivin’.

# gort - Monday 15 December, 2014

Ballyhale, Gort, Kilmallock or Portaferry - who'll win the All-Ireland SHC club title?
# The Final Four
From The42
# The Final Four

Ballyhale, Gort, Kilmallock or Portaferry - who'll win the All-Ireland SHC club title?

Dec 15th 2014, 4:13 PM 3,979 Views 0 Comments

It’s going to be a battle between Kilkenny, Galway, Limerick and Down clubs next spring.

# gort - Sunday 14 December, 2014

As it happened: Leinster club football final and Galway hurling final
# Minute-by-Minute
From The42
# Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Leinster club football final and Galway hurling final

Dec 14th 2014, 2:30 PM 20,873 Views 8 Comments

We also had updates from the All-Ireland SFC quarter-final.

# gort - Monday 1 December, 2014

Gort ease past Beagh to book Galway SHC final meeting with Portumna
# Last Four
From The42
# Last Four

Gort ease past Beagh to book Galway SHC final meeting with Portumna

Dec 1st 2014, 7:20 AM 5,905 Views 3 Comments

The 2011 county champions earned a eight-point win at Kenny Park.

# gort - Sunday 23 November, 2014

"I like it here, it's quiet, better for the children" - Integration in Ireland's 'little Brazil'
# Gort
# Gort

"I like it here, it's quiet, better for the children" - Integration in Ireland's 'little Brazil'

Nov 23rd 2014, 7:30 AM 32,163 Views 139 Comments

Just under a quarter of the Galway town is from Brazil.

# gort - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Galway councillor says jobs on new motorway should go to Irish people first
# Local Jobs For Local People
# Local Jobs For Local People

Galway councillor says jobs on new motorway should go to Irish people first

Aug 21st 2014, 8:53 PM 23,899 Views 117 Comments

Michael Fahy says he is not against people from the EU getting jobs in Ireland but that local people should be given priority.

# gort - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

€550m Galway motorway deal promises 450 jobs and at least five bypasses
# Bypassed
# Bypassed

€550m Galway motorway deal promises 450 jobs and at least five bypasses

Apr 30th 2014, 4:55 PM 36,587 Views 67 Comments

The 57 km four-lane motorway between Tuam and Gort is to be completed by the end of 2018.

# gort - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Two killed in fire at Co Galway flats complex
# Gort
# Gort

Two killed in fire at Co Galway flats complex

Mar 6th 2014, 8:18 AM 11,903 Views 3 Comments

A man aged 38 and second person who has not yet been identified were killed in the overnight blaze in Gort, Co Galway.

# gort - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

68-year-old man due in court over alleged false imprisonment
# Galway
# Galway

68-year-old man due in court over alleged false imprisonment

Jul 24th 2013, 7:24 AM 7,250 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí investigating the alleged abduction of businessman Kevin McGeever arrested a man in Clontarf last night.

# gort - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Kevin McGeever released following questioning over abduction
# Kevin McGeever
# Kevin McGeever

Kevin McGeever released following questioning over abduction

Mar 16th 2013, 12:30 PM 6,549 Views 10 Comments

The property developer’s mysterious reappearance after being missing since last May has sparked a garda investigation that saw his arrest on Thursday.

# gort - Friday 15 March, 2013

Man arrested in connection with Kevin McGeever abduction
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Man arrested in connection with Kevin McGeever abduction

Mar 15th 2013, 9:06 AM 14,499 Views 0 Comments

The man is currently being questioned in Gort, Co Galway.

# gort - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Investigation into alleged abduction of Kevin Michael McGeever continues
# Mystery
# Mystery

Investigation into alleged abduction of Kevin Michael McGeever continues

Feb 3rd 2013, 12:16 PM 18,142 Views 31 Comments

The property developer claims he was kidnapped at gunpoint and kept in a shipping container for eight months.

# gort - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Man knocked down near Gort dies
# Roads
# Roads

Man knocked down near Gort dies

Nov 17th 2012, 7:10 PM 14,755 Views 14 Comments

The man in his 60s was hit by a car as he crossed the road at Ardrahan Village in Galway last night. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# gort - Friday 26 October, 2012

Last four reached on club hurling stage in Kilkenny and Galway
# Semi-Final Showdowns
From The42
# Semi-Final Showdowns

Last four reached on club hurling stage in Kilkenny and Galway

Oct 26th 2012, 12:25 PM 1,412 Views 0 Comments

The Cats and Tribesmen county finalists will be determined on Sunday.

# gort - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Here are all the results from yesterday's GAA club action
# Review
From The42
# Review

Here are all the results from yesterday's GAA club action

Oct 14th 2012, 11:54 AM 1,959 Views 0 Comments

Several games took place on Saturday, and there was excitement and last-minute drama in abundance.

# gort - Sunday 9 September, 2012

Kilmacud Sevens: Mullagh take senior prize back out west
# Sevens
From The42
# Sevens

Kilmacud Sevens: Mullagh take senior prize back out west

Sep 9th 2012, 2:11 PM 1,500 Views 0 Comments

Mullagh won the senior competition at the 40th annual Kilmacud Crokes hurling sevens in Dublin on Saturday.

# gort - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Man killed in traffic collision in Co Galway
# Roads
# Roads

Man killed in traffic collision in Co Galway

Jul 1st 2012, 1:31 PM 4,407 Views 1 Comment

A motorbike and a car collided on the Gort to Scarriff road this morning.

# gort - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Man, 39, dies in Galway road crash
# Roads
# Roads

Man, 39, dies in Galway road crash

Apr 15th 2012, 9:13 AM 3,986 Views 1 Comment

The single-car collision occurred at about 1am this morning.

# gort - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Three arrested as cannabis seized in Galway
# Drugs
# Drugs

Three arrested as cannabis seized in Galway

Oct 20th 2011, 4:32 PM 685 Views 13 Comments

The cannabis resin has an estimated street value of €170,000.

# gort - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Specialist cave divers from UK fly in to recover body
# Recovery
# Recovery

Specialist cave divers from UK fly in to recover body

Sep 7th 2011, 4:45 PM 2,370 Views 5 Comments

The body of Artur Kozlowski, an experienced Polish diver, was located at 52m underwater last night in Galway cave but has yet to be brought to surface.

# gort - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Body of missing cave diver located
# Galway
# Galway

Body of missing cave diver located

Sep 6th 2011, 8:53 PM 1,346 Views 6 Comments

The body of a man who went missing yesterday during a cave diving trip has been located in Pollonora cave in Co Galway.

# gort - Thursday 1 September, 2011

60 new jobs for Dublin and Galway
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

60 new jobs for Dublin and Galway

Sep 1st 2011, 4:46 PM 1,341 Views 1 Comment

A home care provider says it is creating 25 new posts in Dublin, while medical device manufacturer CareFusion is adding another 35 positions to its Gort operation.