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Early years services in Galway’s gaeltacht given €425,000

Two early years initiatives in the Cois Fharraige area of the Galway Gaeltacht have been awarded grants totaling €425,000. Minister of State and Galway West...

Moycullen primary school adding six new classrooms

Scoile Mhuire primary school in Moycullen is planning to add six new prefabricated classrooms. The Board of Management is seeking planning permission from the county...

Fun, interactive fitness initiative welcomed by Galway teachers

A health and fitness programme currently being delivered to schools by Irish fitness expert Tom Dalton has been praised by Galway teachers. Since its inception...

NUI Galway reveals which degrees increased in points this year

NUI Galway has seen a significant increase in points this year with the number of courses over 500 points almost doubling since 2018. CAO offers,...

Galway Educate Together NS among 17 schools with structural defects

Another 17 schools have been identified as having structural defects after investigations, including the Galway Educate Together National School in Newcastle. All the schools in...

Galway Steiner NS becomes GRETB community school

The Galway Steiner National School in Knocknacarra will come under the patronage of the GRETB as a Community School from this year on. The school...

First ever Galway Wind Park Scholarship launched

The first ever Galway Wind Park scholarship programme has been launched. Funded by the co-owners of Galway Wind Park, SSE Renewables and the Galway Wind...

Funding for two library projects in disadvantaged communities

Two projects in Galway to provide library supports to communities and individuals at risk of being socially excluded, marginalised or disadvantaged have received backing...

Galway TD puts forward new idea to promote bilingualism

A programme which would encourage créches and childcare facilities to facilitate bilingualism should be developed, a Galway West TD has argued. Speaking in the Dáil,...

Gort NS building moves one step closer with process to appoint design team

The new Gort NS building has 'moved a step closer' with today's confirmation by Minister Joe McHugh that a Design Team for the project...

Construction begins at site of new special school in Tuam

The construction of St Oliver's Special School in Tuam, which began recently, has been described as 'great to see'. Sean Canney TD visited the site...

NUI Galway researcher receives prestigious Royal Society award

A Biomedical Engineer at NUI Galway has been chosen as one of four researchers in the Republic of Ireland to receive a prestigious Royal...
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Coronavirus: 1 additional death and 40 new Covid-19 cases in Republic

One more person has died in the Republic of Ireland after being diagnosed with Covid-19, the Department of Health has confirmed this evening. Forty new...

Plans submitted for a new gym on the Headford Road

Plans have been submitted to the city council to open a new gym on the Headford Road. Metas Grandis Ltd is seeking planning permission to...

Expressions of Interest sought for Salthill Tourist Office site

Galway City Council is seeking Expressions of Interest for the site of the former Tourist Information Office in Salthill to provide new economic, tourism,...

The Druid returns to live theatre with DruidGregory

Galway's world famed Druid Theatre are returning to live performance with a rural tour of Galway centred of the works of Lady Gregory in...
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