They can take away libraries - but not my right to read
This woman's life: Rita Ann Higgins
Published 25/09/2016 | 02:30
There is new department in the bowels of city hall called The Asinine By-laws Department. A banjo of new by-laws is in the making - they have the same appeal as a rusty bucket in a clump of briars. By the time it gets its Capital of Culture crown, Galway will have morphed into a police state.
No tree or shrub climbing. How do you climb a shrub? No fence, railing or wall climbing in a park or open space. No cycling, no skateboards, no rollerblades in a park or open space.
No citizen shall play football in an open space - better to do it indoors and wreck the Capodimonte figurines granny brought back from the Congo.