This version of The Galway Shawl is by The Dubliners, featuring some scenic views of Galway.
Danny Quinn performs live to a guitar accompaniment.
This version from Johnny McEvoy.
For a totally different take on the song, this is Cerys Matthews who was formerly lead singer with Welsh band, Catatonia. She combines Galway Shawl with the Catatonia hit, Strange Glue. This performance was recorded live for Irish television.
Singer songwriter Ed Sheeran performed an Irish language version of his smash single Thinking Out Loud on RTÉ 2fm. It was a great gesture from Sheeran to learn his own song in another language – and his performance came after a classic radio prank. Find out more.
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A stunning former schoolhouse in Co Sligo was sold in 2017 and turned into a beautiful home. Take a look inside.
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‘The man who couldn’t be killed’ - firefighter Mike Molloy was an Irish emigrant living in New York in the early 20th century. He was the victim of a consistent series of murder attempts by an insurance fraud gang. Find out more.