All set for Showcase at the RDS.

Leading craftspeople to exhibit at Showcase’s International Creative Expo

A host of Galway designers, manufacturers and craftspeople will present their latest collections at Showcase – Ireland’s International Creative Expo – which returns to the RDS this weekend. Twenty Galway outlets are among the 450...
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Budding local entrepreneurs in full blossom!

Galway’s budding entrepreneurs would appear to have doubled in numbers over the past twelve months if entries for one of the country’s most prestigious competitions in that sector are anything to go by. Because there...
Clybaun Hotel management celebrating their recent four star classification (from left) Dermot Hogan Sales & Marketing Manager, John Divilly Financial Controller, Nouman Zeb Assistant Manager and Fintan Loftus General Manager.

Multi-million euro refurbishment earns city facility a four-star classification

A multi-million euro refurbishment and upgrade at the Clybaun Hotel has paid immediate dividends – with the facility now celebrating its new four-star classification from Failte Ireland. The Knocknacarra hotel underwent an extensive refurbishment and...

Marketing campaign aims to increase number of UK visitors to west coast

Fáilte Ireland, in conjunction with five Local Authorities from Donegal to Galway City and in partnership with Tourism Ireland, has launched a €500,000 Wild Atlantic Way Advertising campaign in Britain. The campaign is particularly targeting...
GMIT’s 2016 National Teaching Hero recipients Anne O’Leary from Tynagh, Loughrea, and Tom Conlon from Salthill (and originally Mountbellew), who were presented with their awards from the National Teaching Hero Award from the National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education in partnership with USI.

GMIT lecturers honoured with national ‘Teaching Hero’ awards

Two GMIT lecturers have been honoured with national ‘Teaching Hero’ awards after being nominated for the accolade by their students. Anne O’Leary and Tom Conlon were among 37 teachers from Ireland’s higher education sector to...

Galway companies flourish with financial aid from fellow small businesses

A company specialising in the growing business phenomenon of peer-to-peer lending has revealed that it has raised €688,560 for Galway businesses. Linked Finance raised 31 loans for 23 Galway-based businesses through Linked Finance’s online lending...


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