Young man dies following crash near Eyrecourt

Galway Bay fm newsroom – A young man has died following a crash near Eyrecourt. The single-car incident happened on the R356 between Banagher and Eyrecourt shortly after midnight. The 23-year-old driver was the sole occupant...

UHG Emergency Dept doctor named Rose of Tralee

Galway Bay fm newsroom – UHG junior doctor Jennifer Byrne is the 2017 International Rose of Tralee. The 24-year-old from Offaly works in the Emergency Department at the hospital. The Offaly woman impressed in Tralee with...

Barges being explored as potential city student accommodation

Galway Bay fm newsroom – A property company in the city is hoping to tackle the student accommodation crisis in a unique way - barges. Winters Property is in talks with Bibby Maritime to bring...

‘Hospital in the home’ plan gets Council approval

Galway City Council has given the go-ahead for the VHI to roll out its new homecare service here. The HomeCare service, dubbed ‘hospital in the home’, will be the first of its kind outside of...

Galway Rose takes to the stage in Tralee tonight

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Galway Rose Niamh Elwood will take to the stage in the Dome in Tralee tonight. The second televised selection night takes place from 8 to 11pm Appearing alongside Niamh tonight are...

Outstanding questions over Carna post office closure

Galway Bay fm newsroom: A Galway senator is concerned about the manner in which An Post dealt with the closure of the post office service in Carna. The contract in relation to the post office...


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