Galway City properties sold at 1980s’ prices

They’re among the cheapest properties in Galway City for the last 30 years – two-bed apartments in Doughiska sold for €48,000! Blake House, which is part of the Fionnuisce development in...

State bodies challenge sea lice findings as Aran salmon farm row simmers

The ongoing row over plans for a massive salmon farm off the Aran Islands was blown wide open this week after research carried out by the Marine Institute on the role of sea lice...

‘Told you so’ says Council as traffic gridlock grips Galway City

“We warned you” is the message from Galway City Council after traffic was brought to a standstill around the city this week. And officials have advised motorists to find an alternative...

Housing boost for Galway families with special needs

Funding has been made available for the purchase of thirteen properties to house people with special needs in Galway city and county. The houses are to be bought rather than built...

Plans to double size of Educate Together school in Newcastle

Plans to almost double the size of the Educate Together National School in Newcastle have been lodged with Galway City Council. The Minister for Education has submitted plans for a two-storey...

Residents lay down the law to students

Residents living near NUI Galway ‘laid down the law’ to students this week about the problem of anti-social behaviour in housing estates. A delegation of representatives of five housing estates in...


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