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Modular outpatient department to open at Portiuncula Hospital next month

A new modular outpatient and emergency department building for Portiuncula Hospital is expected to open in the middle of next month.In response to a...

Naughten says vaccination centres must serve past county borders

People must not be pigeonholed into specific COVID-19 vaccination centres due to their county of residence Galway TD Denis Naughten has said.Speaking after the...

Remote working could sustain drop in greenhouse gas emissions – Naughten

Improved infrastructure to allow people to work from home as much as possible is needed to sustain the drop in greenhouse gas emissions seen...

Dáil to consider motion backed by Galway TDs increasing penalties for stealing pets

The Dáil will debate a motion backed by multiple Galway TDs this week to introduce tougher penalties for stealing family pets.When the Dáil returns...

Six Galway towns and villages approved funding for renewal projects

Six towns and villages in Galway will benefit from €690,000 in funding for the creation of new remote working facilities, enhancing public spaces, and...

Galway TD calls for retired healthcare staff to be used in vaccine rollout

Galway TD Denis Naughten has urged the government to utilise retired doctors and healthcare staff in delivering the COVID-19 vaccine.This is preferable to taking...

Dublin to Galway Greenway must go through proposed park for Kellysgrove – TD & Cllr

The Dublin to Galway Greenway should be routed along the canal through Kellysgrove Bog near Ballinasloe, before continuing on to Athenry and Galway City,...

Galway TD calls for public release of all data behind decision to exit lockdown

Galway TD Denis Naughten is calling for all of the data behind the decision to lift Level 5 lockdown restrictions to be made publicly...

Reinstatement of disabled drivers scheme welcomed

News that the HSE is resuming issuing primary medical certificates for the disabled drivers and passengers scheme after it was suspended earlier this year...

“Pets are not property” – Galway TD joins call for tougher penalties for stealing pets

Another Galway TD has joined a call for tougher criminal penalties for people who steal pets, with Denis Naughten saying that it's wrong to...

Health Minister to hold meeting on extra beds for Portiuncula Hospital

Health Minister Stephen Donnelly will meet with Minister of State Anne Rabbitte next week in relation to bed capacity issues at Portiuncula Hospital in...

Ground works for 50 bed ward at Portiuncula Hospital to be completed in May 2021

Ground works to prepare for the construction of a new 50 bed ward at Portiuncula Hospital are expected to be completed by the end...

Staycation tax credit scheme discriminates against older people – Naughten

The government's new scheme to encourage people to staycation and spend money in Irish hospitality businesses discriminates against older people a Galway TD has...

Galway TD asks Tánaiste to head response to loss of 115 jobs in Ballinasloe

A Galway TD is calling on the Tánaiste to convene an emergency meeting of the Western Region Enterprise Committee after the news that 115...

‘Lying under Oath’ not acceptable say Galway TDs calling for perjury law

Three Galway TDs are part of a Regional Group seeking to have a new law penalising perjury, lying under oath to be passed urgently...

Galway TD calls for €15,000 grant for people to buy vacant homes

A Galway TD is proposing that first time buyers who purchase existing vacant homes in areas suffering from depopulation should receive a grant of...

Calls for government intervention to prevent Ballinasloe job losses

There have been calls for government agencies to create a taskforce to protect jobs in Ballinasloe in light of potential job losses at Aptar.The...

Major step forward for new 50 bed A&E at Portiuncula Hospital

A contractor is expected to be chosen shortly for the first stage of work in the development of a new Emergency Department for Portiuncula...

Look for ‘hidden gems’ in Galway rather than packing Salthill – Naughten

As Covid-19 restrictions are eased, and people start travelling again, they should look for the more "hidden gems" in Galway rather than gathering in...

Naughten “disappointed” Minister won’t extend July provision for children with a disability

Galway TD Denis Naughten has said that it's "disappointing" the Minister for Education will not considering extending the July Provision for children with a...
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