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Community centre for older people in Connemara awarded over €10,000

Tearmann Éanna community centre for older people in Connemara has been awarded a grant of up to €10,567 for new facilities. Galway West TD and...

Data Commissioner rules against right to fada after UHG complaint

Ireland's data watchdog has ruled that a person doesn't have an "absolute right" to have their name spelled with a fada. TV producer Ciarán Ó Cofaigh...

Vandals force Glinsk GAA pitch to close for repairs

Glinsk GAA club has been forced to close pitch activities for the foreseeable future after discovering that vandals had caused major damage. The club discovered...

Loughrea roadworks underway for five weeks

Roadworks at Rafarn, Loughrea which are expected to last the next five weeks have gotten underway today. Surface Water Upgrade roadworks are being carried out...

Memorial card game night raises over €2,500 for Galway Hospice

Over €2,500 was raised for Galway Hospice recently at Marguerite McHugh's Memorial Card Game night in Kilkerrin. Galway Hospice posted their gratitude on facebook, saying "Thank...

Rent Pressure Zone extended to 2021 to combat rental crisis

The Rent Pressure Zone in Galway has been extended to the end of 2021 amid an ongoing rental crisis. The Rent Pressure Zone impose a...

Lucky Galway winner scoops €50,000 in Prize Bonds draw

One lucky person in Galway is taking home €50,000 this week in the Prize Bonds Star Prize draw. The lucky Galway winner took home their...

Water network repairs taking place in three Galway towns tomorrow

Several areas around Galway county will experience water outages tomorrow as repairs are being made to ageing mains in the water network. Irish Water will...

NUIG ranked 20th in the world for health and wellbeing contributions

NUI Galway has been ranked 20th in the world among universities for its contribution to the UN's Sustainable Development Goal for Good Health and Wellbeing. The...

Plans lodged for 4MW solar farm in Clifden

Plans have been submitted for a 4MW solar farm with battery storage facilities at Tooraskeheen, Clifden. Lir Energy is seeking planning permission for a 201m²...

Permission granted to demolish vacant industrial buildings in the city

Approval has been given to refurbish  significant portion of industrial space at Mervue Business Park by demolishing defunct and vacant facilities. Novelty ICAV applied to...

Subcontractors in publicly funded projects need protection to ensure they get paid Fitzmaurice says

Subcontractors working on publicly funded projects need more protections in place to ensure they get paid according to Galway TD Michael Fitzmaurice. The Independent TD...

Arthouse cinema company left behind over €800,000 in debt

Solas Galway Picture Palace Company Limited, the charity behind Galway's multi-million arthouse cinema, owed creditors over €800,000 when it went into liquidation. At the time...

Playwright Tom Murphy’s legacy can contribute to regeneration of Tuam

A series of workshops have been held to commemorate the work of the late Tom Murphy in Dublin this week.The event, titled Conversations on...

Café at Westside Shopping Centre approved over multiple objections

A new café on he grounds of Westside Shopping Centre has been granted approval by An Bord Pleanála despite appeals by multiple businesses in...

Communities urged to get paperwork ready for Town and Village Renewal Scheme

Communities in Galway are being urged to have their paperwork at the ready ahead of the launch of this year's Town and Village Renewal...

Possible data breach at UHG under investigation after patients get scam mail

The Saolta University Hospital Group is investigating a possible data breach at UHG after multiple patients received the same scam mail. Several patients at UHG...

COPE welcomes new postal service for the homeless

COPE Galway has welcomed An Post's new Address Point initiative to provide a groundbreaking postal service for homeless people. Address Point created a free personal...

Critical risk breach of regulations found at two Merlin Park Mental Health units

Two Mental Health units connected to Merlin Park Hospital were found to have critical risk breaches of regulations according to a recent report. The Child...

Proposed ban on microbeads will help to protect oceans

A new Bill designed to ban microbeads has been added to the Government’s priority legislation programme, a Galway West TD has said.The priority list,...
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Two Galway areas among 10 highest Covid rates in the Republic

Galway City Central's 14-day Covid incidence rate was the third highest in the country last week, and data released this evening shows that the...

Coronavirus: 6 deaths and 866 COVID-19 cases today

There have been 6 additional deaths related to COVID-19 reported today, along with 866 new confirmed cases.Of today's cases, 54 are in Galway, the...

Town Voucher helping people to shop local in Ballinasloe this holiday season

The importance of shopping local in order to support businesses through the COVID crisis has been driven home many times in recent months.ShopBallinasloe has...

Hospitals update: 20 people with COVID-19 at Galway hospitals

There are twenty people with Covid-19 at hospitals in Galway, the latest HSE data shows.Fifteen people with the virus are in UHG and there...