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Parking costs ‘scaring’ people from Galway City

A city centre businessman has become so enraged by the volume of complaints he has received from customers over the cost of parking in Galway that he has set up a social media page...

‘Dragon’ Ramona to create 35 jobs with new Galway pharmacy

Dragons’ Den entrepreneur Ramona Nicholas is set to create 35 new jobs when she opens a new pharmacy in the former HMV premises in Edward Square. The millionaire businesswoman – who...

Galway landlords refusing to rent to first-year students

An increasing number of private landlords in Galway City are refusing to accept first year students as tenants, because of fears over antisocial behaviour. It’s leading to a serious shortage of...

CAO points shoot up for Commerce and Science at NUIG

With the first round of CAO offers out this morning NUI Galway reports an increase in demand for Commerce and Science courses and a significant increase in the points required for many courses. ...

Planners say Muslim group misled them over numbers at Galway mosque

City planners have accused a Muslim group of misleading them on plans for a cultural meeting room behind a mosque currently under construction in Ballybrit. Planners have also voiced concerns that...

Sixteen sites identified for new Galway public bicycle scheme

Some sixteen sites throughout the city are being suggested as possible locations for ‘docking stations’ for the proposed Galway bike scheme.   The Galway scheme, to be run by the National...


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