Councillors debate Traveller Accommodation Plan

The City Council's Traveller Accommodation Plan for 2014-2018 is being discussed at a special meeting at City Hall this evening. Council executives have delivered a presentation on the plan, which outlines proposals to establish new...

Two hospitalised following road crash

Two people have been hospitalised following a road crash outside Loughrea. The incident involving a truck and a car took place before 4pm on the Old Dublin Road, just before the Portumna turn-off. The road is...

Minister confirms new Emergency Department for UHG

Health Minister Simon Harris says his Department is releasing funds for the design stage of a new Emergency Department for University Hospital Galway. The Minister is at the hospital this afternoon where he is getting...

Water supply restored following major outage

The burst mains pipe on the N17 at Anbally has been repaired and the water supply in areas affected has been turned back on. However, it may take a number of hours before the supply...

Changing partners on Dancing with the Stars!

Despite comedian Des Bishop scooping his best score yet from the judges, the public are voting in their droves to save RTE journalists Teresa Mannion and Des Cahill who live for another two weeks...

Galway singer joins busking marathon in wake of terror attack

A Galway-born singer/songwriter – caught up in a deadly drama Down Under that left six dead and dozens injured – joined a host of fellow buskers in the city of Melbourne for a marathon...


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