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Tesco Ireland launches its first grocery home drone delivery in Galway - Irish Mirror

Tesco Ireland launches its first grocery home drone delivery in Galway   Irish Mirro
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Top-10 for Morley in Louisville - fourth in five starts for Oughterard man

Oughterard’s Devin Morley Oughterard’s Devin Morley clinched his fourth top-10 in his last five starts in the GCAA Amateur Series at the University of Louisville.The Galway man (23), who was second in the Bash at the Beach before the Covid-19 pandemic in March, finished ninth in the Kentucky Match Play Championship, third in the GCAA Amateur Series - ...
Tags: Kentucky, Georgia, Sport, Czech Republic, Golf, Dublin, Galway, Louisville, Murphy, John Murphy, University of Louisville, Morley, Schmid, Amateur golf, Jiri Zuska, Max Kennedy

Europro Tour Q-School: Mullarney leads seven-strong Irish continent into final round

Ronan Mullarney Galway’s Ronan Mullarney added a 68 to his opening 69 to lead a seven-strong Irish posse into the final round of the PGA Europro Tour Q-School at Studley Wood in Oxfordshire.The former Irish Close champion made five birdies in a four-under-par round at The Oxfordshire to share seventh place on eight-under-par, just four strokes behind ...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Sutton Coldfield, Cork, Galway, Oxfordshire, Shannon, Kilkenny, Brennan, Ruff, Hickey, Holywood, Tom McKibbin, Portmarnock, Conor O Rourke, John Hickey

Brennan and Mullarney best of the Irish at EuroPro Tour Q-School

Ronan Mullarney Seven of Irish golf’s 12-man entry were inside the projected cut mark after the first round of the EuroPro Tour Q-School supported by Sky Sports.Shannon’s Danny Brennan shot a four-under 68 at the Oxfordshire as Galway’s Ronan Mullarney posted a four-under 69 at Studley Wood, leaving them tied for 19th.Paul McBride (70), Stuart Grehan ...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Galway, Oxfordshire, Brennan, Tom McKibbin, Conor O'Rourke, John Hickey, Stuart Grehan, Paul McBride, Ronan Mullarney, Mullarney, Europro Tour, Cameron Raymond, Conor Purcell, Brendan McCarroll

Hard work pays off for Foley with 10-stroke Irish Close win

Hugh Foley (Royal Dublin) winner of the AIG 2020 Irish Amateur Close Championship at Sandy Hills Links, Rosapenna Golf Club, Co Donegal today (11/10/2020). Picture by Pat Cashman Hugh Foley became the first Royal Dublin player to win the title for 99 years when he romped to a ten-stroke win in the AIG Irish Amateur Close Championship at Rosapenna.A fu...
Tags: Sport, Aig, David, Golf, Dublin, Galway, Carter, Foley, Boucher, Ballybunion, Lahinch, Donegal, Hickey, David Foley, Waterville, Portmarnock

Players braced for Close examination at Rosapenna's Sandy Hills Links

Reigning South of Ireland champion Sean Desmond in action during practice for the AIG Men’s Irish Close Championship at Rosapenna (Sandy Hills) on Thursday. Credit: GUI  Winning your first "Major" is the dream of every top amateur and the Sandy Hills Links at the stunning Rosapenna Hotel and Golf Resort will identify a top-class winner in the AIG Iris...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Ireland, Golf, Shane Lowry, Galway, Boucher, Malone, Kilkenny, Lahinch, Sligo, Donegal, Keith Egan, Egan, Dun Laoghaire, Liam Nolan

Four Irish progress at EuroPro Tour Q-School

Tom McKibbin (Ireland). Picture by Pat Cashman Four Irish players cruised through the first stage of the Europro Tour Q-School supported by Sky Sports.Holywood amateur Tom McKibbin finished was one of 25 to progress at the Players Club in Bristol where he tied fifth on level par after a brace of 70s, two shots behind winners David Langley and Leon Fri...
Tags: Sport, Yale, Golf, Bristol, Galway, Newbury, Holywood, Tom McKibbin, Players Club, John Hickey, Amateur golf, Pat Cashman, Ronan Mullarney, Europro Tour, Matty Lamb, Luke Donnelly

Mullarney, Hickey, McKibbin and Donnelly start well at EuroPro Tour Q-School

Galway’s Ronan Mullarney Four Irish players are in position to progress to the Final Stage of the EuroPro Tour Qualifying School after their opening rounds at three First Stage venues in the UK.After Mannings Heath (Eoin Leonard progressed) and Formby Hall completed their Q School supported by Sky Sports First Stage last week, attention now turns to D...
Tags: UK, England, Sport, Golf, Cork, Galway, Donnelly, Kilkenny, Wexford, Holywood, Tom McKibbin, John Hickey, Cameron Phillips, Ronan Mullarney, Europro Tour, The Players Club

Carton House produce late heroics to retain Leinster title in AIG Senior Cup

Paul O'Hanlon (Carton House) won on the 21st to help Carton House retain the AIG Senior Cup Leinster title at Naas. Photo: Ronan Quinlan Paul O’Hanlon made a six-footer in fading light to beat Sean Ryan on the 21st and help Carton House retain their Leinster title in the AIG Senior Cup at Naas.The Kildare men beat Dun Laoghai...
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Munster, Galway, PAUL, Foley, Ryan, Hynes, Hanlon, Keith Egan, Egan, Co Meath, Marc Boucher, Sean Ryan, Dun Laoghaire

The amazing career of Patrick Joseph Mahon - Ireland's forgotten world No 1?

Paddy Mahon Early Years: the Mahons - a family of golfers Patrick Joseph Mahon was born around 1906 or 1907 and named after his father. There are a number of P.J. Mahon’s noted as small farmers, labourers and fishermen. We do know his father was recorded as working in insurance and living at Laytown when he received slight injuries when hit by a motor...
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Irish Court Says Subway Bread Is Too Sugary to Be Called 'Bread'

According to the Subway Ireland website, the chain's six-inch and footlong subs are available on six different kinds of bread, including nine-grain multi-seed, Italian white bread, Italian herbs and cheese, nine-grain wheat, hearty Italian, and honey oat. And, according to the country's Supreme Court, all six varieties are too sugary to legally be called "bread" at all. From a report: The court case itself is a slightly confusing one unless you're well versed in Irish tax policies, but it starte...
Tags: Supreme Court, Subway, Tech, Galway, Bookfinders Ltd, Subway Ireland

18 Books; Or What I've Read This Month

Time for another round of my thoughts on the books I've read over last few weeks. I discuss them here in the order in which I read them. See my GoodReads shelf for longer reviews of some of these titles. Vesper Flights by Helen Macdonald (Grove Press, Aug. 2020). Macdonald's new collection of essays interweaves everyday issues (allergies, migraines, Brexit) with her experiences with and in nature -- especially birds. You don't have to read these pieces in order, but I urge you to read them a...
Tags: Books, France, New York City, Ireland, John, Avery, Jack, Vikings, National Geographic, Harrow, Galway, Highlands, French Alps, Don, Sophie, Foley

Lester resists Power surge to win Connacht Stroke Play

Rowan Lester (Hermitage) on the 3rd tee during Round 3 of the Connacht Stroke Play Championship at the Portumna Golf Club, Portumna, Galway, Ireland on Sunday 20th September 2020. Picture: Thos Caffrey / Golffile Hermitage’s Rowan Lester held off a late challenge by Kilkenny’s Mark Power to claim a two-shot win in the Connacht Stroke Play Championship...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Power, Aig, Golf, Dubai, Shane Lowry, Illinois, Wake Forest, Galway, Connacht, Malone, Byrne, Lester, Kilkenny, Athlone

Lester three clear at halfway in Connacht Stroke Play

Rowan Lester. Picture by Pat Cashman Hermitage’s Rowan Lester birdied five of the eight par fives to card rounds of 68 and 70 and take a three-stroke lead into the final 36 holes of the Connacht Stroke Play Championship at Portumna.The 2017 North of Ireland champion has been a consistent performer in the championships over the past few years, finishi...
Tags: Sport, Ireland, Golf, Galway, Malone, Lester, Roscommon, Kilkenny, Lahinch, Portmarnock, Elm Park, Dun Laoghaire, Liam Nolan, Amateur golf, Rowan Lester, Alan Fahy

O'Rourke wins Irish Scratch Series at Luttrellstown Castle

Luttrellstown Castle Naas professional Conor O’Rourke fired a six-under-par 66 to win the top gross prize in the Flogas Autumn Irish Scratch Series at Luttrellstown Castle.He won by three strokes from Ballymena-based professional Dermot McElroy, who took the second gross on a countback from Portmarnock Links’ Gary Cullen with a three-under 69.Galway’s...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Galway, Rourke, Riordan, Mike Kelly, Ballymena, Paul Buckley, Mark Godwin, Marc Boucher, Conor O'Rourke, Shane Kelly, John Hickey, David Carey, Paul Byrne, Amateur golf

Tesco to offer drone deliveries in Co Galway -

Tesco to offer drone deliveries in Co Galway
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Tesco and Manna to offer drone deliveries in Galway - The Irish Times

Tesco and Manna to offer drone deliveries in Galway   The Irish Times
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500/1 bet on Herman lands Galway punter €13,460

Jim Herman of the United States reacts on the 18th green during the third round of the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club on August 15, 2020 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images) There was a huge surprise on Sunday evening when an unlikely winner of the Wyndham Championship golf in North Carolina triggered...
Tags: Sport, United States, Golf, Pga Tour, Ohio, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Galway, Greensboro North Carolina, Wyndham Championship, Sedgefield Country Club, Jim Herman, BoyleSports, Jared C Tilton Getty, Lawrence Lyons

Irish paddle boarders survive night adrift clinging to lobster buoy

Fishermen found 17-year-old girl and 23-year-old cousin 17 miles from Galway BayTwo paddle boarders who vanished off the west coast of Ireland survived a night of rain, wind and thunder by clinging to a lobster pot buoy.Two fishermen found the 17-year-old girl and 23-year-old woman on Thursday two miles south of the Aran islands, about 17 miles from Galway Bay, where they were last seen on Wednesday night. Continue reading...
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Galway paddleboarders rescued after 15 hours in the sea

A woman and a teenager are being treated in hospital after they were found clinging to a lobster pot.
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Galway paddle boarders rescued after 15 hours in the sea

A woman and a teenager are being treated in hospital after they were found clinging to a lobster pot.
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Sam Murphy blitzes Thurles to win Irish Boys by eight shots

Sam Murphy (Portumna) winner of the 2020 Irish Boys Under 18 Amateur Close Championship with his father Brian at Thurles Golf Club today (12/08/2020). Picture by Pat Cashman Portumna’s Sam Murphy’s scorched to an incredible eight-shot win when he closed with a scintillating 65 to capture the Irish Boys title in impressive fashion at Thurles Golf Club....
Tags: Sport, Aig, Golf, Brian, Cork, Galway, Murphy, Amateur golf, Pat Cashman, Laytown, Bettystown, Joseph Byrne Baltinglass, Youghal, Sam Murphy, Portumna, Belvoir Park

Stellar line-up for Mullingar Scratch Trophy

Co Louth’s Gerard Dunne contended for the Mullingar Scratch Trophy last year, finishing tied fifth. Picture: Pat Cashman Photography Three of the world’s top 100 amateurs will be fancied to add their names to the prestigious Mullingar Scratch Trophy this weekend.Amateur champion James Sugrue, the world 14; West of Ireland champion Caolan Rafferty, the...
Tags: US, Sport, Aig, Ireland, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Dublin, The Island, Shane Lowry, Leinster, Ross, Westport, Galway, Adam Smith, Newlands

Keating heads strong field for Irish Boys at Thurles

Dylan Keating (Leinster) driving at the 11th tee during the Boys (Under 18) Interprovincial Championship matches at Athlone Golf Club today (25/07/2019). Picture by Pat Cashman Seapoint’s Dylan Keating heads the field for the Irish Boys Amateur Championship which gets underway at Thurles on Monday.Playing off plus three, the 18-year-old will be lookin...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Limerick, Galway, Wilson, Ulster, Flanagan, Warrenpoint, Keating, Lyons, Lisburn, Ballybunion, Sligo, Thurles, Athlone, Kinsale

Carton House gunning for Senior Cup glory as AIG Launches Cups and Shields campaign

International Keith Egan as well as Dublin footballer Davy Byrne, and Dublin Camogie player Hannah Hegarty attended the launch of this year’s AIG Cups & Shields at the GUI National Golf Academy at Carton House. Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile Strength in depth and team bonding will be bigger factors than ever this year as Carton House go in search a fi...
Tags: US, Sport, Aig, Ireland, Golf, Dublin, GUI, Leinster, Westport, Limerick, Galway, David Byrne, Enniscorthy, Keith Egan, Egan, All Ireland

Galway projects to benefit from Tesco Ireland's community fund - Galway Daily

Galway projects to benefit from Tesco Ireland's community fund   Galway Daily
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Gillivan and Shellard on top in TaylorMade Summer Series

Connacht’s Harry Gillivan tosses a coin to see who putts first with Rowan Lester and Robert Brazill (Leinster) during the final day of the 2019 Interprovincial Matches at Tullamore. Picture by Pat Cashman Lisburn's Jack Shellard shot a best of the day 70 to win the nett as Harry Gillivan's 72 sent him back to Westport with the best gross in the Taylor...
Tags: Sport, Css, Golf, Westport, Galway, Connacht, Brien, Louth, Taylormade, Portmarnock, Bernhard Langer, Kinsale, Amateur golf, Rowan Lester, Cathal Butler, Pat Cashman Lisburn

Rafferty heads quality field as Balbriggan celebrates 75th anniversary Senior Scratch Cup

An aerial view of Balbriggan Golf Club which celebrates its 75th anniversary this year. Ireland's elite amateurs are counting the days before they return to top-class competition for next month's Mullingar Scratch Trophy. But one of world's leading amateurs is rubbing his hands at the prospect of his first taste of competitive action in five months wh...
Tags: US, Sport, Aig, Ireland, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Leinster, Galway, Wayne Dyer, Mcdonnell, Mark, David Mooney, Campbell, Cannon, Newbridge, St Margaret

Sharvin wins Team Ireland event; Leona changes return schedule

Cormac Sharvin in action at Carton House yesterday Cormac Sharvin edged out Ronan Mullarney in the first of a new series of 36-hole tournaments for Team Ireland supported golfers at Carton House on Tuesday. Played without any fanfare to avoid the risk of attracting a crowd, Sharvin followed a five-under 68 on the O’Meara Course with a three-under 69 o...
Tags: Europe, US, Sport, Aig, Arkansas, Golf, European Tour, Royal Troon, Galway, Maguire, LPGA, Leona, Conor O'Rourke, Montgomerie, Team Ireland, Leona Maguire

Slip! Slap! Swing! — Don't forget the sun cream

Ronan Mullarney (Galway) driving at the 17th tee in the opening round of the AIG 2019 Irish Amateur Close Championship at Ballybunion Golf Club (03/08/2019). Picture by Pat Cashman The  Slip! Slap! Swing! sun protection campaign  for golf launched last year and returns this summer with a new challenge - to get 500 golf clubs in the UK and Ireland ‘Sun...
Tags: UK, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Galway, Health & Fitness, Don, Michelle Baker, PGA Irish Region, Pat Cashman, Ronan Mullarney, Ballybunion Golf Club, Health Safety, Jamie Cundy, Melanoma Fund, British Golf Industry Association BGIA