50 agency medics get paid wages of a 300,000 annually
THE failure of many hospitals to attract doctors to vacant jobs means around 50 agency medics are earning a 300,000 a year to maintain patient care.
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Sat Jul 05, 2014
Irish writer Dermot Healy has made that final bend toward home
It was in Ireland about 10 years ago when I was introduced to the work of Dermot Healy, a poet, novelist, playwright and memoirist who lived in Sligo.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
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Galway Film Fleadh unveils line-up
FILM fans hoping to travel to Galway later this month, prepare to geek out as the full programme for the 26th Galway Film Fleadh, from July 8 to 13, has been unveiled.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Food, wine, and music at dela
Brought to you by a team who know a lot about what makes people happy, Biteclub Streetfood Discotheque is the new eatery in Electric Garden, on Abbeygate Street.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
GARDAI at Salthill in Galway have warned of a clampdown on anti-social behaviour after the good weather saw a spike in incidents.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Tills are ringing as rising mercury hits the mid-20s
Alex Kelly Mervin from Roscommon living in Galway enjoying some father and son bonding at the beach in Salthill Galway.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Galway festival reaping benefits of international switch
THE GALWAY international arts festival has seen a surge of bookings since going global - with sales rising by almost a third on this time last year.
Thu Jun 12, 2014
We don't like the price of fares, but still made 209m journeys last year
Passenger numbers across the public transport sector are on the rise, with more than 209 million journeys made last year.