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COVID-19: 50 deaths today and 187 Galway cases

There have been 50 further deaths related to COVID-19 reported by the Department of Health today, along with 187 cases in Galway.Nationwide there have...

Employees to be given legal right to request home working

Workers across Ireland will be given more freedom to work from home under a new government plan to make requesting remote working a legal...

Motorway lane closures to disrupt M17/M18 traffic

Traffic disruption is expected on the M17/M18 Gort to Tuam motorway next week due to rolling lane closures in order to install new signage.Galway...

COVID-19: Intensive Care Units at capacity in Galway as 141 hospitalised

There are no Intensive Care beds left open in Galway's hospitals with 13 COVID-19 patients in the ICU here as of Thursday night.The latest...

Brexit fishing terms will hurt coastal communities – Kyne

Fishing communities on the coast of Galway will be severely hampered by new restrictions on where UK fishing trawlers can land their catch in...

Coronavirus: 217 new cases confirmed in Galway

The Department of Health has reported 3,955 new cases of COVID-19 and 28 further deaths related to the disease, of which 26 occurred this...

Cyclists caught in Galway among first on-the-spot fines for breaking travel limits

Two cyclists from outside of the county stopped by Gardaí near Carrick, Galway were among the first people to receive on the spot fines...

Watch | Catherine Connolly slates government and Mother & Baby Homes report

Catherine Connolly TD has hit out at the government in the Dáil for their handling of the Mother and Baby Homes report - and...

Schools and classes for children with additional needs to reopen from next Thursday

Children at special schools and those in special classes in primary schools will begin returning to in-person classes from next Thursday, 21 January.The decision...

COVID-19: 138 patients hospitalised in Galway

There were 138 people in hospital in Galway being treated for COVID-19 as of Wednesday night according to the latest HSE figures.As of 8pm...

1,214 children waiting on initial assessment speech therapy in Galway

A Galway TD has called for an immediate plan from the Government for children to access speech and language therapy.Figures received by Mairéad Farrell...

NUI Galway elects new Governing Authority

NUI Galway has announced the results of elections for staff and graduates to its new Governing Authority, which sees women take up six of...
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Nine Galway players nominated as PwC football and hurling All-Stars

Nine Galway players have made the cut as nominees for the 2020 PwC Hurling and Football All-Stars announced this week.Seven Galway GAA hurling players...

COVID-19: Slight decline in number of ICU patients in Galway

The number of people in hospital with COVID-19 in Galway has increased slightly according to the latest figures, but ICU figures show improvement.There were...

Easing of driving licence application and renewal for over 70s extended

The exemption for over 70s from presenting a medical report when applying for or renewing a driving licence has been extended due to the...

Man sentenced to six years for life-changing city centre assaults

A Loughrea man was sentenced to six years in prison, of which he will serve at least four and half years, for a pair...