Pictured at the meeting of the recent Burren Lowlands group in Gort were (back) Colm Rogers, Karen O'Neill, Deirdre Holmes, Francis Walsh, Teresa Mannion, Ed Somerville, Sean O'Donovan. Front: Rena McAllen, Fiona O'Driscoll (Chairperson), Helen Fallon, Sr. de Lourdes Fahy and Teresa Butler (Project Manager). Photo: Mary Ford Flaherty.

Body drives motorway business

Steps are underway to develop the town of Gort into a motorway stop-off point – after local claims that Oranmore, Clarinbridge and Kilcolgan, as well as Gort itself, have suffered since the opening of...

Students urged to think about STEM choices

Science Foundation Ireland is calling on Galway students to explore a career in STEM by visiting its Smart Futures website (SmartFutures.ie) for careers information in the lead up to the CAO change of mind...
Oranmore meeting...Cllr. Donal Lyons, Emma Goode, Regional Manager IDA West Division, Martin Shanahan, Chief Executive, IDA Ireland and Deputy Noel Grealish.

IDA committed to Oranmore

The IDA has agreed to encourage future industries, planning to establish a base in Galway, to set up on lands owned by the authority in Oranmore. “Effectively, they will regard Oranmore as an extension of...
Esther Mary D’Arcy.

Top European chair for Galway physiotherapist

A Galway Chartered Physiotherapist has been elected as Chairman to one of the largest medical representative bodies in the World. Esther-Mary D’Arcy will head up the European Region of the World Confederation for Physiotherapy. This is...
Elevator Pitch winner Anna Downes (second left) of Showhouz, Galway, with (from left) Lucy Carty, President Network Ireland Roscommon Branch; and Rachael James and Burga Fullam from Enterprise Ireland.

Anna’s winning pitch

The Galway woman behind an innovative video marketing company aimed specifically at estate agents has earned a substantial prize for her pitch. Anna Downes, founder of ShowHouz, Galway, was the winner of an Elevator Pitch...
CEO of i360medical Derek Young

Medtech company’s new Galway office

Irish-based international healthcare solutions and medical device company i360medical is to open a new Galway office, based in the Innovation Hubs (iHubs) at GMIT. This is in addition to the existing offices in Dublin (HQ)...


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