‘Difficult decisions’ ahead on transport in Galway

Galway Bay fm newsroom – City Chief Executive Brendan McGrath has warned that there will be very difficult decisions to make in the New Year regarding transport in order to overcome the traffic crisis in...

More than 450,000 car journeys into Galway City each week

The number of cars coming into Galway on the Dublin motorway has doubled in four years, participants at a workshop about Park and Ride facilities were told this week. In 2013, 90,546 cars were recorded...

Planners approve €25m student accommodation near Docks

Galway City Council has approved plans for a €25 million student accommodation development in the new ‘urban quarter’ at Galway Docks – which will include 345 en suite bedrooms – adjacent to a €104m...

Top cop urges ‘be seen’ culture change for pedestrians

A senior Garda has this week called for a ‘culture change’ among schoolchildren, teachers, teenagers and parents on the wearing of high-visibility vests or jackets – and especially during the winter season. Chief Superintendent, Tom...
Maree's Kenneth Hansberry, in action against Moycullen's Paul Freeman of Brandon McGuire, both Galway clubs suffered weekend defeats.

Heavy loss for Maree as Moycullen exit the Cup

Maree BC 60 Belfast Star 74 MAREE BC’s mini revival in the SuperLeague came to a shuddering halt on Saturday night when they were a distant second best to visitors Belfast Star in a game low...
Connacht's Eoin McKeon who has returned to full fitness ahead of Saturday's European Challenge Cup clash against Brive at the Sportsground.

Connacht hoping win over Brive in return leg will lead to pick up in...

AS the midpoint of the rugby season approaches, let’s briefly take stock of where Connacht Rugby are at. Results have been below par. No question. Connacht have played 13 games and won six. Exactly half...


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