Galway race week is about more than the horses betting on finding the money card is among the side attractions.

'Féach' reporter Seán Duignan has a wander around Galway city before arriving at Ballybrit for the Galway Races, where the sideshows provide just as much entertainment as the horses.

Punters gamble on three-care-monte, while the Gardaí keep an eye on proceedings. Mr McNally a retired expert in these enterprises explains how these confidence games work.

The player would have a chance to win money here maintains Mr McNally, but

The law says that there should be equal chance, now that is not equal chance at 2-1...

This episode of ‘Féach’ was broadcast on 6 August 1967. The reporter is Seán Duignan.