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Homes without water following burst watermain

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Some households in the Coolough area of the city are without water today due to a burst main in the city yesterday. A watermain burst in the Ballybrit area yesterday afternoon...

Asking prices for homes in Galway City up 70% since bust

Asking prices for houses in Galway City have jumped by a whopping 70% – and by more than 45% in the county – since the property market bottomed out, according to new research. Figures from...

Connacht Rugby team involved in emergency plane landing

Connacht Rugby players and management were involved in an emergency plane landing at Belfast International Airport this afternoon. A full emergency was declared on a Flybe flight from Birmingham to Knock after a technical fault...

Sadness at death of Galway businesswoman Breda Ryan

Galway Bay fm newsroom – One of the best-known and most influential members of Galway's business community – Breda Ryan – has died. Her involvement with Anthony Ryan's Shop Street and the Ardilaun Hotel began...

77-year-old driver killed in Loughrea crash

A pensioner has died after his car collided with a steel barrier in Loughrea this morning. The 77-year-old man was driving a car at Barrack Street at around 8am when it collided with a steel...

New Galway centre to tackle eating disorders

Galway is to become a regional centre for the treatment of bulimia and anorexia. The HSE has confirmed to the Connacht Tribune that an eating disorder hub will be established at Merlin Park Hospital. The...


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